The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 25 39 51
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +12
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 14 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 5.62% 2.73% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.45% 3.21% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 0
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Automated Testing
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Solihull region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
217 280 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 87.15% 84.85% 83.45%
Number of salaries quoted 185 218 146
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Solihull region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Solihull

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Solihull region.

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Solihull

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Solihull

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Solihull region citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Automated Testing.

1 27 (96.43%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (89.29%) Manual Testing
3 20 (71.43%) QA
4 13 (46.43%) User Acceptance Testing
5 11 (39.29%) Degree
5 11 (39.29%) Automation Testing
6 10 (35.71%) Defect Tracking
6 10 (35.71%) Software Testing
6 10 (35.71%) Test Automation
7 9 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (28.57%) Scrum
8 8 (28.57%) ISEB
8 8 (28.57%) SQL
8 8 (28.57%) Web Services
9 7 (25.00%) Performance Testing
10 6 (21.43%) Compatibility Testing
10 6 (21.43%) Security Testing
10 6 (21.43%) Time Management
10 6 (21.43%) JBehave
10 6 (21.43%) WebDriver
10 6 (21.43%) TestNG
10 6 (21.43%) E-Commerce
10 6 (21.43%) Workflow
10 6 (21.43%) Appium
10 6 (21.43%) User Stories
10 6 (21.43%) SpecFlow
10 6 (21.43%) Selenium
10 6 (21.43%) Waterfall
10 6 (21.43%) Cucumber
11 5 (17.86%) Relational Database

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Solihull region citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.14%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) Relational Database
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Appium
1 6 (21.43%) Cucumber
1 6 (21.43%) JBehave
1 6 (21.43%) Selenium
1 6 (21.43%) SpecFlow
1 6 (21.43%) TestNG
1 6 (21.43%) WebDriver
2 3 (10.71%) NeoLoad
2 3 (10.71%) Ranorex
3 2 (7.14%) MSTest
3 2 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Tester
2 10 (35.71%) Software Tester
3 8 (28.57%) Analyst
3 8 (28.57%) Test Analyst
3 8 (28.57%) Test Leader
4 6 (21.43%) Automated Tester
4 6 (21.43%) Junior
4 6 (21.43%) QA Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) QA Leader
4 6 (21.43%) QA Tester
4 6 (21.43%) Software QA Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Software QA Tester
5 4 (14.29%) Junior Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Junior QA Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Junior Test Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) QA Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) QA Test Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Automation Test Lead
6 3 (10.71%) Automation Tester
7 2 (7.14%) Lead Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) Web Services
2 2 (7.14%) CSS
2 2 (7.14%) CSS3
2 2 (7.14%) HTML
2 2 (7.14%) HTML5
2 2 (7.14%) JDBC
2 2 (7.14%) Lucene
2 2 (7.14%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.29%) Client/Server
3 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.14%) Linked Data
3 2 (7.14%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Linux
1 2 (7.14%) Solaris
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (96.43%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (89.29%) Manual Testing
3 13 (46.43%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (39.29%) Automation Testing
5 10 (35.71%) Defect Tracking
5 10 (35.71%) Software Testing
5 10 (35.71%) Test Automation
6 8 (28.57%) Scrum
7 7 (25.00%) Performance Testing
8 6 (21.43%) Compatibility Testing
8 6 (21.43%) E-Commerce
8 6 (21.43%) Security Testing
8 6 (21.43%) Time Management
8 6 (21.43%) User Stories
8 6 (21.43%) Waterfall
8 6 (21.43%) Workflow
9 3 (10.71%) Functional Testing
9 3 (10.71%) Non-Functional Testing
9 3 (10.71%) QA Automation
9 3 (10.71%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) C
2 2 (7.14%) C++
2 2 (7.14%) Java
2 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 2 (7.14%) Perl
2 2 (7.14%) PHP
2 2 (7.14%) Ruby
2 2 (7.14%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) Degree
2 8 (28.57%) ISEB
3 4 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (71.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (3.57%) Dynatrace
3 1 (3.57%) New Relic
Solihull
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago