The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
West Midlands / Warwickshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 24 57
Rank change year-on-year -29 +33  
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 21 58 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 3.33% 9.06% 3.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.75% 9.98% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 20 22 22
Median salary £34,125 £38,750 £30,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.93% +26.01%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,850 £50,000 £47,150
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 Warwickshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Warwickshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 560 581 757
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 88.75% 90.78% 89.80%
Number of salaries quoted 504 411 663
Median salary £40,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Test Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warwickshire 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 Warwickshire

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

Salary trend for Test Automation in Warwickshire

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Automation in Warwickshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Automation in Warwickshire

Test Automation
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Automation within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
Warwick -21 5 £33,750 -20.58% 4
Leamington Spa - 5 £50,000 - 1
Nuneaton - 1 £29,500 -
Test Automation
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 37 (53.62%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (44.93%) JavaScript
3 27 (39.13%) Software Engineering
4 25 (36.23%) Java
5 22 (31.88%) C#
6 21 (30.43%) HTML
7 20 (28.99%) Node.js
8 18 (26.09%) Functional Testing
8 18 (26.09%) Git (software)
8 18 (26.09%) QA
8 18 (26.09%) Selenium
8 18 (26.09%) Finance
9 17 (24.64%) Web Services
10 16 (23.19%) MVC
11 14 (20.29%) Python
11 14 (20.29%) SoapUI
12 13 (18.84%) Test Scripting
13 12 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (17.39%) CSS
14 11 (15.94%) Configuration Management
14 11 (15.94%) Apache Cassandra
14 11 (15.94%) Docker
14 11 (15.94%) DevOps
15 10 (14.49%) User Experience
15 10 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (14.49%) Grunt
15 10 (14.49%) Continuous Delivery
15 10 (14.49%) gulp
15 10 (14.49%) ES6
15 10 (14.49%) Babel

Test Automation
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.45%) CMS
1 1 (1.45%) EPiServer
1 1 (1.45%) IIS
1 1 (1.45%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (14.49%) Photoshop
2 6 (8.70%) Simulink
3 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.45%) Stateflow
3 1 (1.45%) TargetLink
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.49%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (13.04%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (4.35%) BrowserStack
3 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.90%) IaaS
4 2 (2.90%) PaaS
4 2 (2.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.35%) Bluetooth
1 3 (4.35%) Wireless
1 3 (4.35%) ZigBee
2 1 (1.45%) Internet
2 1 (1.45%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.94%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (8.70%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.80%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.90%) MarkLogic
4 2 (2.90%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.45%) MySQL
5 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (26.09%) Git (software)
1 18 (26.09%) Selenium
2 14 (20.29%) SoapUI
3 10 (14.49%) Babel
3 10 (14.49%) Grunt
3 10 (14.49%) gulp
4 9 (13.04%) Vagrant
5 7 (10.14%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (8.70%) CANoe
7 5 (7.25%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 5 (7.25%) Appium
7 5 (7.25%) Calabash
7 5 (7.25%) Jasmine
7 5 (7.25%) Mocha
7 5 (7.25%) Subversion
7 5 (7.25%) UI Automator
7 5 (7.25%) webpack
8 3 (4.35%) Cucumber
8 3 (4.35%) Ranorex
9 2 (2.90%) JIRA
General
1 18 (26.09%) Finance
2 10 (14.49%) Billing
3 7 (10.14%) Automotive
4 4 (5.80%) Electronics
5 1 (1.45%) Back Office
5 1 (1.45%) Marketing
5 1 (1.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (21.74%) Software Engineer
1 15 (21.74%) Test Engineer
2 11 (15.94%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (15.94%) Senior Software Engineer
3 10 (14.49%) Tester
4 9 (13.04%) Automation Tester
4 9 (13.04%) QA Automation Engineer
4 9 (13.04%) QA Engineer
4 9 (13.04%) Senior DevOps
4 9 (13.04%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 7 (10.14%) Developer
5 7 (10.14%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 7 (10.14%) Selenium Tester
5 7 (10.14%) Test Automation Engineer
6 6 (8.70%) QA Test Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) .NET Developer
7 5 (7.25%) JavaScript Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) Mobile Software Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) Senior Mobile Software Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (30.43%) HTML
2 20 (28.99%) Node.js
3 17 (24.64%) Web Services
4 12 (17.39%) CSS
5 9 (13.04%) ActiveMQ
5 9 (13.04%) HornetQ
5 9 (13.04%) HTML5
5 9 (13.04%) JMS
5 9 (13.04%) Kafka
5 9 (13.04%) RESTful
6 8 (11.59%) .NET
6 8 (11.59%) JSON
6 8 (11.59%) Sass
7 7 (10.14%) ASP.NET
7 7 (10.14%) jQuery
8 6 (8.70%) XML
9 5 (7.25%) Browserify
9 5 (7.25%) OOCSS
9 5 (7.25%) React Native
9 5 (7.25%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (14.49%) User Experience
2 8 (11.59%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.80%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.80%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (2.90%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.45%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.45%) Fintech
5 1 (1.45%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.04%) CentOS
1 9 (13.04%) Linux
1 9 (13.04%) Ubuntu
2 6 (8.70%) Android
2 6 (8.70%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (53.62%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (39.13%) Software Engineering
3 18 (26.09%) Functional Testing
4 16 (23.19%) MVC
5 13 (18.84%) Test Scripting
6 12 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (15.94%) Configuration Management
7 11 (15.94%) DevOps
8 10 (14.49%) Continuous Delivery
8 10 (14.49%) Non-Functional Testing
8 10 (14.49%) Scrum
8 10 (14.49%) Single Customer View
8 10 (14.49%) Software Testing
8 10 (14.49%) Unit Testing
9 9 (13.04%) Microservices
10 8 (11.59%) Regression Testing
11 7 (10.14%) Validation
11 7 (10.14%) Web Application Development
12 5 (7.25%) Mobile Application Development
12 5 (7.25%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 31 (44.93%) JavaScript
2 25 (36.23%) Java
3 22 (31.88%) C#
4 14 (20.29%) Python
5 10 (14.49%) ES6
6 9 (13.04%) Bash Shell
6 9 (13.04%) Groovy
6 9 (13.04%) Ruby
6 9 (13.04%) Scala
7 7 (10.14%) SQL
8 5 (7.25%) Apple Swift
8 5 (7.25%) C
8 5 (7.25%) C++
8 5 (7.25%) ECMAScript
8 5 (7.25%) Objective-C
8 5 (7.25%) PHP
8 5 (7.25%) TypeScript
9 2 (2.90%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.90%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.90%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (13.04%) Degree
2 3 (4.35%) ISEB
2 3 (4.35%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (26.09%) QA
System Software
1 11 (15.94%) Docker
2 9 (13.04%) VirtualBox
2 9 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (13.04%) Consul
1 9 (13.04%) Docker Swarm
1 9 (13.04%) Kubernetes
1 9 (13.04%) Mesos
1 9 (13.04%) Nagios
1 9 (13.04%) Puppet
1 9 (13.04%) StatsD
1 9 (13.04%) Terraform
2 1 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (14.49%) Adobe
2 9 (13.04%) New Relic
2 9 (13.04%) VMware
3 5 (7.25%) Appcelerator
3 5 (7.25%) Facebook
3 5 (7.25%) Google
3 5 (7.25%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.25%) Twitter
3 5 (7.25%) Zend
4 1 (1.45%) MathWorks
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