The table below looks at the statistics for Automation Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Testing over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Testing
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 60 69 71
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.44% 0.31% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.36% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Median salary £34,750 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.12% -5.88%
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 Staffordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
420 558 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 92.51% 87.05% 81.01%
Number of salaries quoted 336 510 379
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £28,500 £29,850
10% offered a salary of more than £58,400 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

Automation Testing
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Automation Testing Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Automation Testing
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Testing across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

Automation Testing Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Automation Testing
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Automation Testing.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (50.00%) Exploratory Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA

Automation 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 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) QA Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Software Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Software QA Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Software Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (50.00%) Exploratory Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
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