The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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 / Shropshire
Rank 27 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 7 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 3.93% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.70% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Median salary £28,500 - -
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 Shropshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Shropshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 149 186 170
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 83.71% 90.29% 83.74%
Number of salaries quoted 105 169 127
Median salary £36,500 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.28% -10.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Automated Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Shropshire 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 Shropshire

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Salary trend for Automated Testing in Shropshire

Automated 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 Automated Testing within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 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
Telford - 7 £28,500 -
Automated Testing
West Midlands

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (53.85%) Functional Testing
2 6 (46.15%) Non-Functional Testing
2 6 (46.15%) Test Scripting
2 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (46.15%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (46.15%) HTML
2 6 (46.15%) CSS
2 6 (46.15%) Scrum
3 5 (38.46%) HTTP
3 5 (38.46%) JUnit
3 5 (38.46%) Java
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) Matrix Management
3 5 (38.46%) Android
3 5 (38.46%) Ruby
3 5 (38.46%) Ajax
3 5 (38.46%) Jenkins
3 5 (38.46%) Automation Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Play Framework
3 5 (38.46%) Scala
3 5 (38.46%) HTML5
3 5 (38.46%) Apple iOS
3 5 (38.46%) REST
4 4 (30.77%) MongoDB
4 4 (30.77%) Open Source
4 4 (30.77%) Docker
4 4 (30.77%) Google
4 4 (30.77%) Ruby on Rails
4 4 (30.77%) Java SE

Automated Testing
Top Related 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 4 (30.77%) JBoss
1 4 (30.77%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.69%) Confluence
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Jenkins
1 5 (38.46%) JUnit
2 4 (30.77%) Maven
2 4 (30.77%) Selenium
3 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
3 3 (23.08%) Subversion
4 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
4 1 (7.69%) JIRA
4 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (30.77%) Electronics
1 4 (30.77%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
1 6 (46.15%) Tester
2 5 (38.46%) Software Tester
3 3 (23.08%) Digital Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Java Scala Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Open Source Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Scala Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) CSS
1 6 (46.15%) HTML
2 5 (38.46%) Ajax
2 5 (38.46%) HTML5
2 5 (38.46%) Play Framework
2 5 (38.46%) REST
3 4 (30.77%) Django
3 4 (30.77%) Guice
3 4 (30.77%) Java SE
3 4 (30.77%) Ruby on Rails
3 4 (30.77%) Spring
4 3 (23.08%) JSON
5 2 (15.38%) RESTful
5 2 (15.38%) XML
6 1 (7.69%) .NET
6 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (7.69%) Spring MVC
6 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Android
1 5 (38.46%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (53.85%) Functional Testing
2 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (46.15%) Non-Functional Testing
2 6 (46.15%) Scrum
2 6 (46.15%) Test Scripting
2 6 (46.15%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Automation Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Matrix Management
4 4 (30.77%) Open Source
5 3 (23.08%) Front End Development
5 3 (23.08%) Manual Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
6 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (15.38%) Line Management
6 2 (15.38%) Microservices
6 2 (15.38%) MVC
6 2 (15.38%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (15.38%) Web Design
7 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Java
1 5 (38.46%) Ruby
1 5 (38.46%) Scala
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) C
2 4 (30.77%) Python
3 2 (15.38%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Google
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Xamarin