The table below looks at the statistics for FitNesse skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FitNesse over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
FitNesse
Rank 215 185 183
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -2
Permanent jobs citing FitNesse 4 7 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.075% 0.14% 0.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.46% 1.35% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 23
Average salary £17,500 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-65.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,875 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+18.46% -4.33%
FitNesse
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
872 517 625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.40% 10.53% 12.29%
Number of salaries quoted 787 415 551
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

FitNesse
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing FitNesse across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

FitNesse Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

FitNesse
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FitNesse across the West Midlands region.

FitNesse Salary Trend in the West Midlands

FitNesse
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FitNesse across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

FitNesse Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

FitNesse
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FitNesse within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -15 4 £17,500 -65.00%
FitNesse
England

FitNesse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing FitNesse 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 FitNesse.

1 6 (100.00%) QA
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) ISTQB
2 5 (83.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (50.00%) ISEB
3 3 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (50.00%) C
3 3 (50.00%) Load Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Web Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (50.00%) User Stories
4 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
5 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
5 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
5 1 (16.67%) RESTful
5 1 (16.67%) Open Source
5 1 (16.67%) Mockito
5 1 (16.67%) TestNG
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (16.67%) OO
5 1 (16.67%) Finance

FitNesse
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing FitNesse 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 FitNesse. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
2 3 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (16.67%) TestNG
3 1 (16.67%) Mockito
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Tester
1 5 (83.33%) QA Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Java Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Open Source
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
1 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Web Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (50.00%) User Stories
3 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (16.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C
2 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) ISTQB
1 5 (83.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (50.00%) ISEB
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) QA