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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Tester
Rank 168 176 176
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Automated Tester 9 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.25% 0.053% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.055% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 1
Average salary £45,000 - £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,250
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +8.52%
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
3509 3637 3055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.22% 96.73% 95.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2895 3043 2602
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £24,775
10% offered a salary of more than £55,648 £52,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Tester across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Automated Tester Salary Histogram 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 31 July 2015. 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
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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 0 5 £37,500 - 2
Northamptonshire - 3 £45,000 -
Leicestershire - 1 £50,000 -
Automated Tester
England

Automated Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 16 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (87.50%) Selenium
3 12 (75.00%) QA
3 12 (75.00%) Scrum
3 12 (75.00%) Automated Testing
4 11 (68.75%) Cucumber
5 10 (62.50%) SQL
6 9 (56.25%) TDD
6 9 (56.25%) Test Strategy
6 9 (56.25%) Agile Testing
6 9 (56.25%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (37.50%) Mentoring
7 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
7 6 (37.50%) WebDriver
7 6 (37.50%) Java EE
7 6 (37.50%) J2EE
7 6 (37.50%) UNIX
7 6 (37.50%) C#
8 5 (31.25%) HP UFT
9 3 (18.75%) C++
9 3 (18.75%) Web Testing
9 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
9 3 (18.75%) Manual Testing
10 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
10 2 (12.50%) ISTQB
10 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
10 2 (12.50%) OOP
10 2 (12.50%) OO
10 2 (12.50%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 14 (87.50%) Selenium
2 11 (68.75%) Cucumber
3 6 (37.50%) WebDriver
3 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
4 5 (31.25%) HP UFT
5 2 (12.50%) SpecFlow
6 1 (6.25%) TestDirector
6 1 (6.25%) JIRA
6 1 (6.25%) FitNesse
6 1 (6.25%) Ranorex
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) J2EE
1 6 (37.50%) Java EE
2 2 (12.50%) Gherkin
3 1 (6.25%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) UNIX
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (75.00%) Automated Testing
2 12 (75.00%) Scrum
3 9 (56.25%) Test Strategy
3 9 (56.25%) Agile Testing
3 9 (56.25%) TDD
4 6 (37.50%) Mentoring
5 3 (18.75%) Web Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
5 3 (18.75%) Manual Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 2 (12.50%) BDD
6 2 (12.50%) OOP
6 2 (12.50%) OO
6 2 (12.50%) Automation Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
7 1 (6.25%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (62.50%) SQL
3 6 (37.50%) C#
4 3 (18.75%) C++
5 1 (6.25%) Perl
5 1 (6.25%) Python
5 1 (6.25%) Korn
5 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) ISTQB
1 2 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (6.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (75.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
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