The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Solihull region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 46 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 4 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 1.38% 1.77% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.81% 2.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 0
Average salary £33,000 £33,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.49% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
221 218 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 76.47% 77.30% 80.83%
Number of salaries quoted 170 175 146
Average salary £41,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.49% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Automated Testing
West Midlands

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 25 July 2014.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Solihull

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 6 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (50.00%) ISEB
2 4 (50.00%) QA
3 3 (37.50%) Telerik
3 3 (37.50%) JIRA
3 3 (37.50%) Manual Testing
3 3 (37.50%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Scalability Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Low Latency
5 1 (12.50%) Ranorex
5 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
5 1 (12.50%) Selenium
5 1 (12.50%) Release Management
5 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Stress Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Data Validation
5 1 (12.50%) Banking
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) Validation
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 1 (12.50%) XML

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (37.50%) JIRA
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) Ranorex
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Tester
2 5 (62.50%) Software Tester
3 3 (37.50%) Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Test Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) QA Tester
5 1 (12.50%) QA Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Systems Test Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Test Automation Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Automation Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
5 1 (12.50%) Systems Test Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Test Team Leader
5 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) XML
1 1 (12.50%) XSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Manual Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Scalability Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Low Latency
4 1 (12.50%) Data Validation
4 1 (12.50%) Release Management
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Stress Testing
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) OOP
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 1 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) ISEB
2 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Telerik
Solihull, West Midlands
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