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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Testing over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Testing
West Midlands / Solihull
Rank 33 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 9 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 3.23% 3.05% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.44% 3.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 0
Median salary £32,500 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%

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
262 232 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 93.91% 88.55% 89.52%
Number of salaries quoted 233 199 214
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

The demand trend of job ads across the Solihull region citing Automation Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Testing across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Automation Testing Salary Histogram in Solihull

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT jobs citing Automation 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 Automation Testing.

1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (70.59%) Manual Testing
3 11 (64.71%) QA
4 10 (58.82%) Scrum
4 10 (58.82%) Regression Testing
5 8 (47.06%) SQL
5 8 (47.06%) Automated Testing
5 8 (47.06%) Selenium
5 8 (47.06%) Agile Testing
5 8 (47.06%) Functional Testing
6 7 (41.18%) System Testing
6 7 (41.18%) Test Scripting
6 7 (41.18%) WebDriver
6 7 (41.18%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (41.18%) Workflow Management
6 7 (41.18%) Workflow
6 7 (41.18%) Smoke Testing
7 6 (35.29%) Unit Testing
7 6 (35.29%) Web Services
7 6 (35.29%) OOP
7 6 (35.29%) OO
7 6 (35.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (35.29%) Non-Functional Testing
8 5 (29.41%) Test Automation
9 4 (23.53%) Java
10 3 (17.65%) Apple iOS
10 3 (17.65%) BDD
11 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
11 2 (11.76%) SpecFlow
11 2 (11.76%) Defect Management

Automation 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Selenium
2 7 (41.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (41.18%) WebDriver
3 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.76%) SpecFlow
3 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Analyst
2 7 (41.18%) Test Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Junior
3 4 (23.53%) Junior Test Automation Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Junior Test Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Software Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Software Test Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Test Automation Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Test Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Tester
4 3 (17.65%) Automation Tester
4 3 (17.65%) Mobile Test Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 3 (17.65%) Selenium Tester
4 3 (17.65%) Web Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Web Test Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Mobile Tester
5 2 (11.76%) Test Leader
6 1 (5.88%) QA Leader
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) Web Services
2 2 (11.76%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (70.59%) Manual Testing
3 10 (58.82%) Regression Testing
3 10 (58.82%) Scrum
4 8 (47.06%) Agile Testing
4 8 (47.06%) Automated Testing
4 8 (47.06%) Functional Testing
5 7 (41.18%) Smoke Testing
5 7 (41.18%) System Testing
5 7 (41.18%) Test Scripting
5 7 (41.18%) Workflow
5 7 (41.18%) Workflow Management
6 6 (35.29%) Non-Functional Testing
6 6 (35.29%) OO
6 6 (35.29%) OOP
6 6 (35.29%) Unit Testing
6 6 (35.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (29.41%) Test Automation
8 3 (17.65%) BDD
9 2 (11.76%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) Java
3 2 (11.76%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (64.71%) QA
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