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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
West Midlands / Solihull
Rank 36 25 42
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +17
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 5 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 2.08% 4.37% 1.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.24% 5.21% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 6
Median salary £24,000 £38,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-37.25% -10.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%

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
223 192 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 92.92% 83.84% 86.06%
Number of salaries quoted 199 160 222
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,100 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 28 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) Manual Testing
2 8 (88.89%) QA
2 8 (88.89%) Agile Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Functional Testing
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) Regression Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Automation Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Test Scripting
3 7 (77.78%) Smoke Testing
3 7 (77.78%) Workflow
3 7 (77.78%) Scrum
3 7 (77.78%) Workflow Management
3 7 (77.78%) Non-Functional Testing
3 7 (77.78%) Unit Testing
3 7 (77.78%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (77.78%) System Testing
3 7 (77.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (66.67%) Web Services
5 3 (33.33%) Apple iOS
6 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (11.11%) Web Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
6 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
6 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (11.11%) Software Testing

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:

Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Analyst
2 8 (88.89%) Test Analyst
3 5 (55.56%) Software Analyst
3 5 (55.56%) Software Test Analyst
4 4 (44.44%) Web Analyst
4 4 (44.44%) Web Test Analyst
5 3 (33.33%) Mobile Test Analyst
6 1 (11.11%) Lead Test Analyst
6 1 (11.11%) Lead Tester
6 1 (11.11%) Manual Test Analyst
6 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Tester
6 1 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (11.11%) Senior Tester
6 1 (11.11%) Software Tester
6 1 (11.11%) Test Leader
6 1 (11.11%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) Manual Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Agile Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Automation Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Functional Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Regression Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Test Scripting
3 7 (77.78%) Non-Functional Testing
3 7 (77.78%) Scrum
3 7 (77.78%) Smoke Testing
3 7 (77.78%) System Testing
3 7 (77.78%) Unit Testing
3 7 (77.78%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (77.78%) Workflow
3 7 (77.78%) Workflow Management
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (88.89%) QA