The table below looks at the statistics for the Automated Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Tester
Rank 174 156 176
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +20
Permanent jobs requiring an Automated Tester 3 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.080% 0.063% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.066% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Average salary - £34,250 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.86%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,750 £33,750
% change year-on-year
-2.09% +5.92%
Automated Tester
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3599 3042 3256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.36% 95.36% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2969 2556 2812
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,300
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -3.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,454 £56,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Automated Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Tester in the job title across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Automated Tester Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Automated Tester
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automated Tester across the East Midlands region.

Automated Tester Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Automated Tester
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Tester within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -3 3 - -
Automated Tester
England

Automated Tester
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands region that cited Automated Tester in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Automated Tester in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSD
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management

Automated Tester
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands region that cited Automated Tester in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Automated Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSD
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification