The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for Test Automation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Automation
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 80 69
Rank change year-on-year +24 -11  
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 5 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.87% 0.51% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 0.60% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 9
Median salary £57,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.68% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £42,950 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £50,300 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Test Automation 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 499 670 618
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 86.78% 85.79% 82.84%
Number of salaries quoted 433 531 493
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +1.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Test Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Automation in Coventry

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for Test Automation in Coventry

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Automation in Coventry over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Automation in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation.

1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (84.62%) .NET
3 10 (76.92%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (69.23%) SDLC
5 8 (61.54%) Unit Testing
5 8 (61.54%) HTML
5 8 (61.54%) SOAP
6 7 (53.85%) HTTP
6 7 (53.85%) C#
6 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
6 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET
6 7 (53.85%) CSS
6 7 (53.85%) TDD
6 7 (53.85%) MVC
6 7 (53.85%) Finance
6 7 (53.85%) jQuery
6 7 (53.85%) REST
6 7 (53.85%) KnockoutJS
6 7 (53.85%) AngularJS
6 7 (53.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
8 5 (38.46%) SQL
9 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
9 4 (30.77%) Java
10 3 (23.08%) Scrum
10 3 (23.08%) Subversion
10 3 (23.08%) Selenium
10 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
10 3 (23.08%) Mercurial

Test Automation
Co-occurring 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 (15.38%) OpenEdge
1 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
1 3 (23.08%) Mercurial
1 3 (23.08%) Selenium
1 3 (23.08%) Subversion
2 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
2 2 (15.38%) JIRA
3 1 (7.69%) Concordion
3 1 (7.69%) HP UFT
3 1 (7.69%) Hudson
3 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.69%) Ranorex
3 1 (7.69%) SoapUI
3 1 (7.69%) SpecFlow
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) .NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Development Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Head of Development
3 2 (15.38%) Junior
3 2 (15.38%) Junior .NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Junior Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior .NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Application Development Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Head of Application Development
4 1 (7.69%) Head of Applications
4 1 (7.69%) Head of Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Development Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) .NET
2 8 (61.54%) HTML
2 8 (61.54%) SOAP
3 7 (53.85%) AngularJS
3 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET
3 7 (53.85%) CSS
3 7 (53.85%) jQuery
3 7 (53.85%) KnockoutJS
3 7 (53.85%) REST
3 7 (53.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (7.69%) Gherkin
5 1 (7.69%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (69.23%) SDLC
4 8 (61.54%) Unit Testing
5 7 (53.85%) MVC
5 7 (53.85%) TDD
6 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
7 3 (23.08%) Scrum
8 2 (15.38%) DevOps
8 2 (15.38%) Information Security
8 2 (15.38%) ITIL
8 2 (15.38%) Performance Management
8 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
8 2 (15.38%) Release Management
8 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
8 2 (15.38%) SOLID
9 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
9 1 (7.69%) Functional Testing
9 1 (7.69%) IT Strategy
9 1 (7.69%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) C#
1 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.69%) C++
4 1 (7.69%) Perl
4 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) ISEB
1 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
2 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) COBIT
1 2 (15.38%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) IBM
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £36k - 42k per year + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Leidos
Posted: 19 days ago