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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Automation
Rank 82 - 78
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.59% - 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% - 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
717 611 714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 85.26% 83.58% 85.30%
Number of salaries quoted 630 521 601
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Warwickshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 June 2015.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Warwickshire region citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation.

1 7 (77.78%) HTML
1 7 (77.78%) CSS
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) Scrum
4 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
4 4 (44.44%) Ajax
4 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
4 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (44.44%) C#
4 4 (44.44%) .NET
4 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 4 (44.44%) Web Services
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (33.33%) Service Management
5 3 (33.33%) MVC
5 3 (33.33%) XML
5 3 (33.33%) ITIL
5 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 3 (33.33%) OO
5 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
5 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 3 (33.33%) SOA
5 3 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 3 (33.33%) Manual Testing
5 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (33.33%) WCF
5 3 (33.33%) LINQ

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Warwickshire region citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) FlexRay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (11.11%) Behat
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
General
1 1 (11.11%) Electronics
1 1 (11.11%) Aerospace
1 1 (11.11%) Automotive
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Tester
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Software Tester
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Lead Tester
4 1 (11.11%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) QA Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Test Leader
4 1 (11.11%) QA Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) CSS
1 7 (77.78%) HTML
2 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) Ajax
2 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
2 4 (44.44%) Web Services
3 3 (33.33%) XML
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 3 (33.33%) WCF
3 3 (33.33%) LINQ
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 3 (33.33%) WinForms
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (11.11%) REST
4 1 (11.11%) CSS3
4 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 1 (11.11%) HTML5
4 1 (11.11%) jQuery
4 1 (11.11%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (11.11%) CAN bus
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Scrum
2 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 3 (33.33%) Web Development
3 3 (33.33%) Usability Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Logistics
3 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Extreme Programming
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 3 (33.33%) OO
3 3 (33.33%) SOA
3 3 (33.33%) Service Management
3 3 (33.33%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) Validation
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C#
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
1 1 (11.11%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) IBM