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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 24 38 51
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +13
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 8 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 3.43% 3.02% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.40% 3.65% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 2
Median salary £30,500 £31,250 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.40% +9.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £32,500 £29,700
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
182 219 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 78.11% 82.64% 81.94%
Number of salaries quoted 163 201 180
Median salary £45,000 £32,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -20.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £52,500 £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
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 1 July 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Solihull

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 18 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (85.71%) Manual Testing
2 17 (80.95%) QA
3 16 (76.19%) User Acceptance Testing
4 13 (61.90%) Scrum
4 13 (61.90%) Automation Testing
5 11 (52.38%) Web Services
6 10 (47.62%) SQL
7 8 (38.10%) Workflow
7 8 (38.10%) Test Scripting
7 8 (38.10%) Agile Testing
7 8 (38.10%) Functional Testing
8 7 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
8 7 (33.33%) Unit Testing
9 5 (23.81%) Compatibility Testing
9 5 (23.81%) Security Testing
9 5 (23.81%) System Testing
9 5 (23.81%) JBehave
9 5 (23.81%) WebDriver
9 5 (23.81%) TestNG
9 5 (23.81%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (23.81%) Selenium
9 5 (23.81%) Regression Testing
9 5 (23.81%) ISEB
9 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
9 5 (23.81%) SpecFlow
9 5 (23.81%) Mobile App
9 5 (23.81%) Waterfall
9 5 (23.81%) Cucumber
9 5 (23.81%) Appium

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 1 (4.76%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Appium
1 5 (23.81%) Cucumber
1 5 (23.81%) JBehave
1 5 (23.81%) Selenium
1 5 (23.81%) SpecFlow
1 5 (23.81%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (23.81%) TestNG
1 5 (23.81%) WebDriver
2 2 (9.52%) NeoLoad
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Analyst
1 13 (61.90%) Test Analyst
2 8 (38.10%) Test Leader
3 5 (23.81%) QA Leader
3 5 (23.81%) Software Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Software Test Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Junior
4 4 (19.05%) Junior Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Junior QA Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Junior Test Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) QA Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) QA Test Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Automation Test Lead
5 3 (14.29%) Lead Tester
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Software Tester
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Tester
5 3 (14.29%) Software Tester
5 3 (14.29%) Tester
6 1 (4.76%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Manual Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) Web Services
2 2 (9.52%) XML
3 1 (4.76%) CSS
3 1 (4.76%) CSS3
3 1 (4.76%) HTML
3 1 (4.76%) HTML5
3 1 (4.76%) JDBC
3 1 (4.76%) Lucene
3 1 (4.76%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Mobile App
2 4 (19.05%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) Linked Data
3 1 (4.76%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
1 1 (4.76%) Solaris
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (85.71%) Manual Testing
2 16 (76.19%) User Acceptance Testing
3 13 (61.90%) Automation Testing
3 13 (61.90%) Scrum
4 8 (38.10%) Agile Testing
4 8 (38.10%) Functional Testing
4 8 (38.10%) Test Scripting
4 8 (38.10%) Workflow
5 7 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
5 7 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 5 (23.81%) Compatibility Testing
6 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
6 5 (23.81%) Regression Testing
6 5 (23.81%) Security Testing
6 5 (23.81%) System Testing
6 5 (23.81%) Waterfall
7 4 (19.05%) Defect Tracking
8 3 (14.29%) QA Automation
8 3 (14.29%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) C
2 1 (4.76%) C++
2 1 (4.76%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.76%) Perl
2 1 (4.76%) PHP
2 1 (4.76%) Ruby
2 1 (4.76%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) ISEB
2 4 (19.05%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (80.95%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) HP
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft