The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
West Midlands / Wolverhampton
Rank 11 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 3.92% 1.00% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.55% 1.32% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £27,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wolverhampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wolverhampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
44 76 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 86.27% 76.00% 82.73%
Number of salaries quoted 29 69 89
Median salary £53,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £27,500 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £43,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Wolverhampton region citing Automated Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

Automated Testing
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing Automated Testing 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 Wolverhampton region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 11 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 6 (54.55%) Degree
2 6 (54.55%) QA
2 6 (54.55%) Mobile App
2 6 (54.55%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) Web Services
2 6 (54.55%) XML
2 6 (54.55%) Test Planning
2 6 (54.55%) Defect Management
3 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
3 5 (45.45%) Client/Server
3 5 (45.45%) ISEB
3 5 (45.45%) MS Office
3 5 (45.45%) Bugzilla
3 5 (45.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
3 5 (45.45%) JIRA
4 2 (18.18%) Games

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton 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:

Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
1 5 (45.45%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Bugzilla
1 5 (45.45%) JIRA
General
1 2 (18.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Tester
2 6 (54.55%) Automation Tester
2 6 (54.55%) Software Tester
3 2 (18.18%) Games Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) Web Services
1 6 (54.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Mobile App
2 5 (45.45%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 6 (54.55%) Defect Management
2 6 (54.55%) Test Planning
3 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
2 5 (45.45%) ISEB
2 5 (45.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) QA