The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 57 53 59
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 3 17 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.65% 2.64% 2.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 3.02% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3 17 8
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £32,100 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,400 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
430 562 447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 93.07% 87.27% 81.42%
Number of salaries quoted 345 514 390
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Automated Testing
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent -1 1 £35,000 -
Automated Testing
West Midlands

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 8 (88.89%) Software Testing
2 5 (55.56%) SDLC
3 4 (44.44%) PayPal
3 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Selenium
4 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
4 2 (22.22%) Functional Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
5 1 (11.11%) BDD
5 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
5 1 (11.11%) Defect Management
5 1 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) Appium
5 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
5 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Online Gambling
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
5 1 (11.11%) JIRA
5 1 (11.11%) QA
5 1 (11.11%) Back Office
5 1 (11.11%) Games
5 1 (11.11%) Java
5 1 (11.11%) OO
5 1 (11.11%) Client/Server

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
1 2 (22.22%) Selenium
2 1 (11.11%) Appium
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (11.11%) Back Office
1 1 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Team Leader
1 4 (44.44%) Test Team Leader
1 4 (44.44%) Tester
2 3 (33.33%) Software Tester
3 2 (22.22%) Test Leader
3 2 (22.22%) Test Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Developer in Test
4 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Manual Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
1 1 (11.11%) Online Gambling
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Software Testing
2 5 (55.56%) SDLC
3 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Functional Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
5 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
5 1 (11.11%) BDD
5 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 1 (11.11%) Defect Management
5 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (11.11%) OO
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
5 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) PayPal
Lichfield, Staffordshire
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