Period
to 24 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire with a requirement for API Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited API Testing over the 6 months to 24 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

API Testing
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
24 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 46 44 56
Rank change year-on-year -2 +12 -
Permanent jobs citing API Testing 4 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 1.35% 0.65% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 0.83% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Shropshire median annual salary - £37,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +44.23% -
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £31,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year +25.98% -15.33% -16.67%

API Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Shropshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 264 240 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 89.19% 77.92% 87.89%
Number of salaries quoted 151 171 241
Shropshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,626
Median salary % change year-on-year - -0.33% -0.99%
10th Percentile £22,250 £21,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £67,500 £55,250
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% -2.38%

API Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

Job postings citing API Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Shropshire.

Job vacancy trend for API Testing in Shropshire

API Testing
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Salary trend for API Testing in Shropshire

API Testing
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing API Testing within the Shropshire region over the 6 months to 24 March 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford - 4 - -
API Testing
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 March 2019, IT jobs citing API Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Shropshire region with a requirement for API Testing.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (100.00%) JSON
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 4 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
2 3 (75.00%) Microservices
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (75.00%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (75.00%) Confluence
2 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) SAP PSCD
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) SAP FI-CA
2 3 (75.00%) SAP
2 3 (75.00%) ISEB
2 3 (75.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Unix

API Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 3 (75.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) SAP FI-CA
1 3 (75.00%) SAP PSCD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) SoapUI
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) JSON
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) RabbitMQ
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
1 4 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Microservices
2 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (75.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) SAP