The table below looks at the statistics for Automation 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 Automation Testing over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automation Testing
Rank - 42 -
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull - 1.08% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.40% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £30,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Automation 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
285 215 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 84.57% 77.62% 86.60%
Number of salaries quoted 231 153 141
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,700 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automation Testing across the Solihull region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automation Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Automation Testing
Salary Trend in Solihull

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automation Testing across the Solihull region.

Automation Testing Salary Trend in Solihull

Automation Testing
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull region citing Automation 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 Automation Testing.

1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSD
2 1 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Ranorex
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Telerik
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing

Automation Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull region citing Automation 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 Automation Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Ranorex
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Analyst Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) XSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Telerik