The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for Automated Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 61 65 73
Rank change year-on-year +4 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 7 18 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.25% 2.30% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.45% 2.67% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 7 18 2
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +30.76%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Automated Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Coventry
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 484 674 605
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 86.43% 86.08% 83.56%
Number of salaries quoted 419 537 481
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% -3.37%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,600 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Automated Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry citing Automated Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Automated Testing in Coventry

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for Automated Testing in Coventry

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Automated Testing in Coventry over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Automated Testing in Coventry

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) SQL
3 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 8 (66.67%) Linux
3 8 (66.67%) CRM
3 8 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 8 (66.67%) Jenkins
4 7 (58.33%) User Stories
4 7 (58.33%) Machine Learning
4 7 (58.33%) User Experience
4 7 (58.33%) Microservices
4 7 (58.33%) React
4 7 (58.33%) RESTful
4 7 (58.33%) MongoDB
4 7 (58.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (58.33%) NoSQL
4 7 (58.33%) Node.js
4 7 (58.33%) Natural Language Processing
4 7 (58.33%) Docker
4 7 (58.33%) Flask
4 7 (58.33%) Mentoring
4 7 (58.33%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (58.33%) Back Office
4 7 (58.33%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (58.33%) Scrum
4 7 (58.33%) Python
4 7 (58.33%) SOA
4 7 (58.33%) Data Mining
4 7 (58.33%) MySQL
4 7 (58.33%) TDD

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) EPiServer
2 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (8.33%) CMS
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 7 (58.33%) Data Mining
1 7 (58.33%) MongoDB
1 7 (58.33%) MySQL
1 7 (58.33%) NoSQL
1 7 (58.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 8 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 3 (25.00%) Selenium
3 2 (16.67%) JIRA
3 2 (16.67%) JMeter
3 2 (16.67%) SoapUI
4 1 (8.33%) Concordion
4 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
4 1 (8.33%) Hudson
4 1 (8.33%) NuGet
4 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (58.33%) Back Office
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Python Software Engineer
1 7 (58.33%) Senior Software Engineer
1 7 (58.33%) Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) QA Manager
3 1 (8.33%) QA Test Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) Django
1 7 (58.33%) Flask
1 7 (58.33%) Natural Language Processing
1 7 (58.33%) Node.js
1 7 (58.33%) React
1 7 (58.33%) RESTful
2 2 (16.67%) Middleware
2 2 (16.67%) SOAP
2 2 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) .NET
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Core
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (8.33%) CSS
3 1 (8.33%) CSS3
3 1 (8.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (8.33%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) HTML5
3 1 (8.33%) Sass
3 1 (8.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) User Experience
2 5 (41.67%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) CRM
3 7 (58.33%) Artificial Intelligence
3 7 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (58.33%) Machine Learning
3 7 (58.33%) Mentoring
3 7 (58.33%) Microservices
3 7 (58.33%) Scrum
3 7 (58.33%) SOA
3 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
3 7 (58.33%) Speech Recognition
3 7 (58.33%) TDD
3 7 (58.33%) Unit Testing
3 7 (58.33%) User Stories
4 3 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Web Development
5 2 (16.67%) Automation Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Logistics
5 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 7 (58.33%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) Perl
4 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) ISEB
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft