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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 25 34 54
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +20
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 7 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 3.24% 3.85% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.09% 4.83% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 2
Median salary £33,500 £30,000 £27,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.66% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £25,950
10% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £32,500 £29,550
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +18.57%
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
171 207 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 79.17% 79.62% 85.32%
Number of salaries quoted 145 189 160
Median salary £45,000 £34,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% -17.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

The demand trend of job ads across the Solihull region citing Automated Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT jobs citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Solihull region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (85.00%) Manual Testing
2 16 (80.00%) QA
3 15 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (55.00%) Scrum
4 11 (55.00%) Automation Testing
5 10 (50.00%) Web Services
6 9 (45.00%) SQL
7 6 (30.00%) JBehave
7 6 (30.00%) WebDriver
7 6 (30.00%) Selenium
7 6 (30.00%) Waterfall
7 6 (30.00%) Cucumber
7 6 (30.00%) SpecFlow
7 6 (30.00%) Appium
7 6 (30.00%) Workflow
7 6 (30.00%) E-Commerce
7 6 (30.00%) TestNG
7 6 (30.00%) Compatibility Testing
7 6 (30.00%) Security Testing
8 5 (25.00%) Unit Testing
8 5 (25.00%) Test Scripting
8 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 5 (25.00%) ISEB
8 5 (25.00%) Mobile App
8 5 (25.00%) Agile Testing
8 5 (25.00%) Functional Testing
8 5 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
9 4 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (20.00%) Defect Tracking

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.00%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Appium
1 6 (30.00%) Cucumber
1 6 (30.00%) JBehave
1 6 (30.00%) Selenium
1 6 (30.00%) SpecFlow
1 6 (30.00%) TestNG
1 6 (30.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (15.00%) NeoLoad
3 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Analyst
1 10 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 9 (45.00%) Test Leader
3 6 (30.00%) QA Leader
4 4 (20.00%) Junior
4 4 (20.00%) Junior Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Junior QA Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Junior Test Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) QA Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) QA Test Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Automation Test Lead
5 3 (15.00%) Lead Tester
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Software Tester
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Tester
5 3 (15.00%) Software Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Software Test Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Software Tester
5 3 (15.00%) Tester
6 2 (10.00%) Technical Leader
7 1 (5.00%) Lead Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (10.00%) CSS
2 2 (10.00%) CSS3
2 2 (10.00%) HTML
2 2 (10.00%) HTML5
2 2 (10.00%) JDBC
2 2 (10.00%) Lucene
2 2 (10.00%) ODBC
2 2 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (20.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.00%) Linked Data
3 2 (10.00%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
1 2 (10.00%) Solaris
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (85.00%) Manual Testing
2 15 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (55.00%) Automation Testing
3 11 (55.00%) Scrum
4 6 (30.00%) Compatibility Testing
4 6 (30.00%) E-Commerce
4 6 (30.00%) Security Testing
4 6 (30.00%) Waterfall
4 6 (30.00%) Workflow
5 5 (25.00%) Agile Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Functional Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 5 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 4 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
7 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (15.00%) Performance Testing
7 3 (15.00%) QA Automation
7 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) C
2 2 (10.00%) C++
2 2 (10.00%) Java
2 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.00%) Perl
2 2 (10.00%) PHP
2 2 (10.00%) Ruby
2 2 (10.00%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) ISEB
2 4 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (80.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (5.00%) Dynatrace
3 1 (5.00%) New Relic
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
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