The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 43 29 53
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +24
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 3 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 1.20% 3.75% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 5.23% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 1
Median salary £32,500 £31,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% +16.98%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Test Automation
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
216 172 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 86.40% 71.67% 87.38%
Number of salaries quoted 187 140 233
Median salary £37,500 £34,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

The demand trend of job ads across the Solihull region citing Test Automation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Solihull

Test Automation
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT jobs citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation.

1 4 (57.14%) Manual Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Automation Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Web Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Selenium
2 3 (42.86%) WebDriver
2 3 (42.86%) OOP
2 3 (42.86%) OO
2 3 (42.86%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
4 1 (14.29%) QA
4 1 (14.29%) SQL

Test Automation
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:

Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Selenium
1 3 (42.86%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Test Automation Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Test Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Junior
2 2 (28.57%) Junior Test Automation Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Junior Test Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Lead Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Lead Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Software Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Software Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Software Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Test Automation Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Test Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Test Leader
2 2 (28.57%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Automation Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Manual Testing
2 3 (42.86%) OO
2 3 (42.86%) OOP
2 3 (42.86%) Web Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago