The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 40 46 40
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 12 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 3.27% 0.83% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.81% 1.08% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 2
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -4.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Automated 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 Worcestershire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
315 185 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 85.83% 76.45% 88.53%
Number of salaries quoted 288 164 178
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Worcestershire

Automated Testing
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(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
Bromsgrove - 5 £27,500 -
Redditch +11 4 £27,500 -8.33% 1
Worcester - 3 £35,000 -
Automated Testing
West Midlands

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Worcestershire region citing Automated 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 Automated Testing.

1 11 (61.11%) Software Testing
2 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (38.89%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (33.33%) Scrum
5 5 (27.78%) SQL
5 5 (27.78%) Matrix Management
5 5 (27.78%) Test Scripting
5 5 (27.78%) Manual Testing
5 5 (27.78%) SDLC
6 4 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
6 4 (22.22%) Mobile App
6 4 (22.22%) Selenium
6 4 (22.22%) QA
6 4 (22.22%) C#
6 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 3 (16.67%) ISO 9000
7 3 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (16.67%) TickIT
7 3 (16.67%) C++
7 3 (16.67%) HTML
7 3 (16.67%) VB
7 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 3 (16.67%) MS Office
7 3 (16.67%) CSS
7 3 (16.67%) Windows
7 3 (16.67%) OO
7 3 (16.67%) HTML5
7 3 (16.67%) Functional Testing
8 2 (11.11%) SaaS
8 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Worcestershire region citing Automated 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 Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Selenium
2 2 (11.11%) CANoe
2 2 (11.11%) Fiddler
2 2 (11.11%) Firebug
2 2 (11.11%) JIRA
2 2 (11.11%) Subversion
2 2 (11.11%) VectorCAST
General
1 3 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (11.11%) Automotive
3 1 (5.56%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Analyst
2 11 (61.11%) Test Analyst
3 7 (38.89%) Software Analyst
4 6 (33.33%) Software Test Analyst
5 5 (27.78%) Lead Test Analyst
5 5 (27.78%) Software Test Engineer
5 5 (27.78%) Test Engineer
5 5 (27.78%) Test Leader
6 2 (11.11%) Embedded Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) QA Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) QA Test Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Automation Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) CSS
1 3 (16.67%) HTML
1 3 (16.67%) HTML5
2 2 (11.11%) .NET
2 2 (11.11%) jQuery
2 2 (11.11%) LAMP
2 2 (11.11%) XHTML
3 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (5.56%) CSS3
3 1 (5.56%) SOAP
3 1 (5.56%) WCF
3 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Software Testing
2 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (38.89%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (33.33%) Scrum
5 5 (27.78%) Manual Testing
5 5 (27.78%) Matrix Management
5 5 (27.78%) SDLC
5 5 (27.78%) Test Scripting
6 4 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Functional Testing
7 3 (16.67%) OO
8 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
8 2 (11.11%) Regression Testing
8 2 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
8 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
9 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
9 1 (5.56%) MVC
9 1 (5.56%) Resource Management
9 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) C#
3 3 (16.67%) C++
3 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (16.67%) VB
4 2 (11.11%) C
4 2 (11.11%) Embedded C
4 2 (11.11%) PHP
5 1 (5.56%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) QA
2 3 (16.67%) ISO 9000
2 3 (16.67%) TickIT
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Fujitsu
2 2 (11.11%) MKS
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