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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 46 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 6 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 2.43% 3.47% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.99% 4.37% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 0
Average salary £42,500 £33,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.86% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
201 252 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 81.38% 79.50% 82.38%
Number of salaries quoted 154 193 123
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 18 September 2014.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Solihull

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 4 (50.00%) C#
1 4 (50.00%) OO
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (37.50%) Coaching
2 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (37.50%) WCF
2 3 (37.50%) Silverlight
2 3 (37.50%) JIRA
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (37.50%) Multithreading
2 3 (37.50%) Kanban
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) VB.NET
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) ISEB
3 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (25.00%) QA
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Scalability Testing
3 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (12.50%) Degree
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%) Selenium

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (37.50%) JIRA
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) Ranorex
2 1 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Test Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Lead Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Software Tester
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) QA Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) WCF
1 3 (37.50%) Silverlight
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) OO
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (37.50%) Coaching
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (37.50%) Multithreading
2 3 (37.50%) Kanban
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Scalability Testing
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%) Data Validation
4 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Low Latency
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) VB.NET
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISEB
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Telerik