The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 63 110 128
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +18
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 130 78 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.97% 2.06% 1.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.58% 2.32% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 116 70 56
Median salary £45,000 £36,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+24.13% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Automated Testing
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2840 3365 3169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 86.77% 88.69% 84.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2258 2775 2610
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the East Midlands region citing Automated Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Automated Testing
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Nottinghamshire +45 95 £45,000 +28.57% 8
Leicestershire +2 13 £52,500 +50.00% 1
Derbyshire +23 11 £32,000 -8.57% 1
Lincolnshire -9 9 £31,500 -16.00% 2
Northamptonshire -5 2 £43,500 -3.33% 2
Automated Testing
England

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 117 (61.26%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (42.41%) QA
3 76 (39.79%) SDLC
4 67 (35.08%) Software Engineering
5 61 (31.94%) C#
6 58 (30.37%) Finance
7 53 (27.75%) Manual Testing
8 49 (25.65%) Selenium
9 48 (25.13%) Scrum
9 48 (25.13%) TDD
9 48 (25.13%) JavaScript
10 41 (21.47%) SQL
11 39 (20.42%) OO
12 38 (19.90%) .NET
13 36 (18.85%) Release Management
14 35 (18.32%) Java
14 35 (18.32%) ISEB
14 35 (18.32%) DevOps
15 33 (17.28%) C++
15 33 (17.28%) ISTQB
16 32 (16.75%) Continuous Integration
17 31 (16.23%) Software Delivery
18 29 (15.18%) User Acceptance Testing
19 26 (13.61%) Test Scripting
19 26 (13.61%) Analytical Skills
20 25 (13.09%) Test Automation
20 25 (13.09%) Waterfall
20 25 (13.09%) MVC
21 24 (12.57%) NUnit
21 24 (12.57%) Python

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 7 (3.66%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.52%) Apache
2 1 (0.52%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (2.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.71%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.52%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.66%) SMPP
2 1 (0.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (7.85%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.19%) Relational Database
3 7 (3.66%) NoSQL
3 7 (3.66%) Redis
3 7 (3.66%) Riak
4 6 (3.14%) RDBMS
4 6 (3.14%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (1.57%) InterSystems Cache
5 3 (1.57%) MySQL
6 2 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.52%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.52%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 49 (25.65%) Selenium
2 24 (12.57%) NUnit
3 20 (10.47%) HP UFT
4 16 (8.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (6.28%) JIRA
6 11 (5.76%) Visual Studio
7 10 (5.24%) Git (software)
8 8 (4.19%) Jenkins
8 8 (4.19%) ReSharper
9 7 (3.66%) Cucumber
9 7 (3.66%) WebDriver
10 5 (2.62%) Apache Ivy
10 5 (2.62%) Artifactory
10 5 (2.62%) InstallShield
10 5 (2.62%) Protractor
10 5 (2.62%) Sonatype Nexus
11 3 (1.57%) Appium
11 3 (1.57%) Subversion
12 2 (1.05%) Ranorex
13 1 (0.52%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 58 (30.37%) Finance
2 13 (6.81%) Retail
3 12 (6.28%) Games
4 3 (1.57%) Local Government
5 2 (1.05%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.52%) Electronics
6 1 (0.52%) Marketing
6 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (18.32%) Developer
2 34 (17.80%) Analyst
3 31 (16.23%) Test Analyst
4 27 (14.14%) Tester
5 17 (8.90%) SAP Analyst
5 17 (8.90%) SAP Test Analyst
5 17 (8.90%) Software Tester
6 16 (8.38%) C++ Software Engineer
6 16 (8.38%) Software Engineer
7 14 (7.33%) C# Developer
8 13 (6.81%) .NET Developer
8 13 (6.81%) Automation Tester
8 13 (6.81%) Test Engineer
9 10 (5.24%) C# .NET Developer
9 10 (5.24%) QA Specialist
10 9 (4.71%) Systems Engineer
11 8 (4.19%) QA Analyst
11 8 (4.19%) QA Engineer
11 8 (4.19%) Release Management Specialist
12 7 (3.66%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (19.90%) .NET
2 20 (10.47%) ASP.NET
3 18 (9.42%) Node.js
3 18 (9.42%) RESTful
4 17 (8.90%) AngularJS
5 15 (7.85%) Web Services
6 13 (6.81%) HTML
7 11 (5.76%) ASP.NET Web API
8 10 (5.24%) RabbitMQ
9 9 (4.71%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (4.71%) CSS
9 9 (4.71%) HTML5
10 8 (4.19%) Ajax
11 7 (3.66%) .NET Framework
11 7 (3.66%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 7 (3.66%) Gherkin
11 7 (3.66%) XML
12 6 (3.14%) Angular 2
12 6 (3.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 6 (3.14%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 26 (13.61%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (12.57%) Computer Science
3 17 (8.90%) Mobile App
4 10 (5.24%) iPad
5 9 (4.71%) Algorithms
6 6 (3.14%) Data Structures
7 5 (2.62%) Smartcard
7 5 (2.62%) Smartphone
8 4 (2.09%) VLE
9 3 (1.57%) Cloud Native
9 3 (1.57%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (1.57%) Hedge funds
9 3 (1.57%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (1.57%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.52%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.52%) Telematics
10 1 (0.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (12.57%) Linux
2 21 (10.99%) Windows
3 17 (8.90%) Unix
4 5 (2.62%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.09%) CentOS
6 1 (0.52%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (61.26%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (39.79%) SDLC
3 67 (35.08%) Software Engineering
4 53 (27.75%) Manual Testing
5 48 (25.13%) Scrum
5 48 (25.13%) TDD
6 39 (20.42%) OO
7 36 (18.85%) Release Management
8 35 (18.32%) DevOps
9 32 (16.75%) Continuous Integration
10 31 (16.23%) Software Delivery
11 29 (15.18%) User Acceptance Testing
12 26 (13.61%) Test Scripting
13 25 (13.09%) MVC
13 25 (13.09%) Test Automation
13 25 (13.09%) Waterfall
14 23 (12.04%) Regression Testing
15 22 (11.52%) Continuous Improvement
15 22 (11.52%) Low Latency
16 20 (10.47%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 61 (31.94%) C#
2 48 (25.13%) JavaScript
3 41 (21.47%) SQL
4 35 (18.32%) Java
5 33 (17.28%) C++
6 24 (12.57%) Python
7 22 (11.52%) PowerShell
8 21 (10.99%) C
9 16 (8.38%) PHP
10 15 (7.85%) Shell Script
11 6 (3.14%) TypeScript
12 5 (2.62%) Ruby
13 4 (2.09%) VB.NET
14 2 (1.05%) Groovy
15 1 (0.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (18.32%) ISEB
2 33 (17.28%) ISTQB
3 14 (7.33%) Degree
4 8 (4.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.57%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.57%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.52%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.52%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (42.41%) QA
2 1 (0.52%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.52%) MiFID
System Software
1 4 (2.09%) Docker
2 1 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (3.14%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.05%) Ansible
2 2 (1.05%) Puppet
3 1 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.52%) Salt
Vendors
1 19 (9.95%) Oracle
1 19 (9.95%) SAP
2 14 (7.33%) Microsoft
3 12 (6.28%) Google
4 6 (3.14%) HP
5 5 (2.62%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.09%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.52%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.52%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.52%) VMware
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