The table below looks at the statistics for Automation Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Testing over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automation Testing
Rank 78 77 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 5 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.63% 0.34% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 0
Average salary £42,500 £40,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.59% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,065 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -6.49%
Automation 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 Warwickshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
691 733 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 87.58% 82.64% 73.28%
Number of salaries quoted 600 617 440
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

Automation Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Automation Testing
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

Automation Testing Salary Trend in Warwickshire

Automation Testing
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Testing across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Automation Testing Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire region citing Automation 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 Automation Testing.

1 8 (88.89%) Scrum
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
3 2 (22.22%) JMeter
3 2 (22.22%) Selenium
3 2 (22.22%) Groovy
3 2 (22.22%) Android
3 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
4 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 1 (11.11%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) iPhone
4 1 (11.11%) V-Model
4 1 (11.11%) iPad
4 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
4 1 (11.11%) System Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
4 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
4 1 (11.11%) QA
4 1 (11.11%) .NET
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 1 (11.11%) MS Office
4 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
4 1 (11.11%) CSS
4 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft

Automation Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire region citing Automation 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 Automation Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) JMeter
1 2 (22.22%) Selenium
2 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Analyst
1 9 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 7 (77.78%) Senior Analyst
2 7 (77.78%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) QA Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) QA Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Software Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) iPhone
1 1 (11.11%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Android
1 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Scrum
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
3 1 (11.11%) V-Model
3 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
3 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
3 1 (11.11%) System Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Apple