The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 71 78 70
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 18 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 2.61% 0.63% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.87% 0.72% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 4
Median salary £29,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-44.76% +5.00%
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 Warwickshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
628 697 621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 91.15% 88.23% 86.37%
Number of salaries quoted 456 611 527
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Warwickshire 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 Warwickshire

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Warwickshire

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

Test Automation
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Automation within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Warwick - 15 - -
Test Automation
West Midlands

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 19 (95.00%) Finance
1 19 (95.00%) Selenium
2 16 (80.00%) QA
2 16 (80.00%) Functional Testing
2 16 (80.00%) XML
3 15 (75.00%) Back Office
3 15 (75.00%) Wealth Management
3 15 (75.00%) JIRA
4 14 (70.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (70.00%) SoapUI
4 14 (70.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (70.00%) TestDirector
5 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (20.00%) SQL
6 4 (20.00%) ISTQB
7 3 (15.00%) Software Testing
7 3 (15.00%) WebDriver
7 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (10.00%) C#
8 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
8 2 (10.00%) SDLC
8 2 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (10.00%) Degree
8 2 (10.00%) TestComplete
8 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
9 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
9 1 (5.00%) Performance Testing
9 1 (5.00%) RSpec
9 1 (5.00%) WPF
9 1 (5.00%) Web Development

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (95.00%) Selenium
2 15 (75.00%) JIRA
3 14 (70.00%) SoapUI
3 14 (70.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (70.00%) TestDirector
4 3 (15.00%) WebDriver
5 2 (10.00%) TestComplete
6 1 (5.00%) Concordion
6 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
6 1 (5.00%) RSpec
General
1 19 (95.00%) Finance
2 15 (75.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Automation Tester
1 14 (70.00%) QA Automation Tester
1 14 (70.00%) QA Tester
1 14 (70.00%) Tester
1 14 (70.00%) XML Tester
2 10 (50.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 10 (50.00%) Selenium Tester
3 5 (25.00%) Senior Automation Tester
3 5 (25.00%) Senior QA Tester
3 5 (25.00%) Senior Tester
4 3 (15.00%) Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Test Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Test Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Manual Test Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.00%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (80.00%) XML
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) Ajax
2 1 (5.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) WPF
2 1 (5.00%) XML Messaging
2 1 (5.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Functional Testing
2 15 (75.00%) Wealth Management
3 14 (70.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.00%) Software Testing
6 2 (10.00%) SDLC
6 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
7 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Automation Testing
7 1 (5.00%) BDD
7 1 (5.00%) Coaching
7 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
7 1 (5.00%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Pair Programming
7 1 (5.00%) Performance Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Scrum
7 1 (5.00%) TDD
7 1 (5.00%) User Stories
7 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (5.00%) Java
3 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (5.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (80.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft