The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire with a requirement for Automation Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Automation Testing over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Testing
West Midlands / Warwickshire
Rank 60 86 74
Rank change year-on-year +26 -12  
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 2 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 0.34% 0.53% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.58% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 7
Median salary £45,000 £32,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.53% -28.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £35,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -10.25%  

Automation 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 Warwickshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Warwickshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 536 689 623
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 91.16% 91.74% 85.23%
Number of salaries quoted 429 528 560
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Automation Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Automation Testing in Warwickshire

Automation Testing
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

Salary trend for Automation Testing in Warwickshire

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing Automation 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Automation Testing.

1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 8 (66.67%) Selenium
3 7 (58.33%) Python
3 7 (58.33%) C++
3 7 (58.33%) JIRA
4 5 (41.67%) ISTQB
5 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 4 (33.33%) Mercurial
5 4 (33.33%) Subversion
5 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 4 (33.33%) Windows
5 4 (33.33%) Mac OS X
5 4 (33.33%) X-Windows
5 4 (33.33%) Hudson
5 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
6 3 (25.00%) QA
6 3 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (25.00%) Robot Framework
6 3 (25.00%) QA Automation
6 3 (25.00%) Java
6 3 (25.00%) C
7 2 (16.67%) TDD
7 2 (16.67%) SaaS
7 2 (16.67%) Degree
7 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
7 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
7 2 (16.67%) BDD

Automation Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Selenium
2 7 (58.33%) JIRA
3 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 4 (33.33%) Hudson
3 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 4 (33.33%) Mercurial
3 4 (33.33%) Subversion
4 3 (25.00%) Robot Framework
5 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
5 2 (16.67%) Ranorex
6 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Tester
2 4 (33.33%) Automation Tester
3 3 (25.00%) Software Tester
3 3 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Test Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) QA Automation Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) QA Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Lead Tester
5 1 (8.33%) QA Automation Tester
5 1 (8.33%) QA Leader
5 1 (8.33%) QA Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Selenium Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Automation Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) X-Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Gherkin
3 1 (8.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Mac OS X
2 4 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) QA Automation
4 2 (16.67%) BDD
4 2 (16.67%) TDD
4 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
5 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) SDLC
5 1 (8.33%) Smoke Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) C++
1 7 (58.33%) Python
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) C
3 3 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
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