The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 17 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 3.90% - 1.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.84% - 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £47,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Automated 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 Walsall region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
62 71 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 80.52% 79.78% 87.50%
Number of salaries quoted 48 66 53
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £32,100
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +16.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,100 £60,000 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

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

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Walsall

Automated Testing
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Walsall region citing Automated 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 Automated Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) CRM
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
1 3 (100.00%) Umbraco
1 3 (100.00%) CSLA
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (100.00%) Software Deployment
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Windows

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Walsall region citing Automated 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 Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) Umbraco
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Analyst Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Analyst Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
1 3 (100.00%) CSLA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) CRM
1 3 (100.00%) Software Deployment
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory