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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 27 - 50
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 9 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 4.04% - 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.97% - 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 2
Median salary £32,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London median 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
181 224 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 81.17% 87.50% 82.72%
Number of salaries quoted 175 206 190
Median salary £37,500 £36,097 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.88% -7.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Worcestershire 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 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
Worcester - 7 £32,500 -
Redditch - 1 £30,000 -
Automated Testing
West Midlands

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 11 (52.38%) SQL
2 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (47.62%) Selenium
2 10 (47.62%) QA
3 8 (38.10%) Manual Testing
3 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
4 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (33.33%) Mobile App
4 7 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 7 (33.33%) SDLC
5 6 (28.57%) Defect Tracking
5 6 (28.57%) Functional Testing
5 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 5 (23.81%) HTML
6 5 (23.81%) ISEB
6 5 (23.81%) MS Office
6 5 (23.81%) CSS
6 5 (23.81%) Windows
6 5 (23.81%) XHTML
6 5 (23.81%) Configuration Management
6 5 (23.81%) Change Management
6 5 (23.81%) Electronics
6 5 (23.81%) Automotive
6 5 (23.81%) HTML5
6 5 (23.81%) Matrix Management
6 5 (23.81%) jQuery
6 5 (23.81%) Firebug
6 5 (23.81%) Fiddler
6 5 (23.81%) ISTQB

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
2 5 (23.81%) MS Office
3 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (47.62%) Selenium
2 5 (23.81%) Fiddler
2 5 (23.81%) Firebug
3 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
4 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
4 2 (9.52%) JIRA
4 2 (9.52%) LoadRunner
4 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (9.52%) WebDriver
5 1 (4.76%) HP UFT
General
1 5 (23.81%) Automotive
1 5 (23.81%) Electronics
2 1 (4.76%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Analyst
2 12 (57.14%) Test Analyst
3 7 (33.33%) QA Analyst
3 7 (33.33%) QA Test Analyst
3 7 (33.33%) Software Analyst
4 6 (28.57%) Software Test Analyst
4 6 (28.57%) Software Tester
4 6 (28.57%) Tester
5 5 (23.81%) Lead Test Analyst
5 5 (23.81%) Test Leader
6 2 (9.52%) Quality Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Automation Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) QA Tester
7 1 (4.76%) Software QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) CSS
1 5 (23.81%) HTML
1 5 (23.81%) HTML5
1 5 (23.81%) jQuery
1 5 (23.81%) XHTML
2 3 (14.29%) .NET
3 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.52%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (38.10%) Manual Testing
3 7 (33.33%) SDLC
3 7 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 7 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (28.57%) Defect Tracking
4 6 (28.57%) Functional Testing
5 5 (23.81%) Change Management
5 5 (23.81%) Configuration Management
5 5 (23.81%) Matrix Management
6 4 (19.05%) Scrum
7 3 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Regression Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
8 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (9.52%) Exploratory Testing
8 2 (9.52%) Kanban
8 2 (9.52%) Performance Testing
8 2 (9.52%) Stress Testing
8 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.52%) C#
3 2 (9.52%) Java
3 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
3 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
3 2 (9.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) ISEB
1 5 (23.81%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (47.62%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle