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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 117 151 150
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -1
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 51 42 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.50% 1.17% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.85% 1.42% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 38 26 17
Average salary £40,000 £32,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
2761 2949 2461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 81.37% 82.21% 80.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2337 2422 2176
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £56,569
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 December 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 December 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
Leicestershire +29 18 £40,000 +23.07%
Derbyshire +30 13 £55,000 +57.14% 1
Northamptonshire -4 12 £35,000 +94.44%
Nottinghamshire -7 7 £32,250 +2.38% 1
Lincolnshire +17 2 £34,500 -1.42% 1
Automated Testing
England

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands region citing Automated Testing also 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 that cited Automated Testing.

1 65 (63.11%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (46.60%) SQL
3 39 (37.86%) Windows
4 38 (36.89%) C#
5 37 (35.92%) Degree
6 29 (28.16%) Scrum
7 26 (25.24%) .NET
7 26 (25.24%) Manual Testing
8 25 (24.27%) ISEB
9 24 (23.30%) QA
10 23 (22.33%) WCF
11 21 (20.39%) Software Engineering
11 21 (20.39%) WPF
12 20 (19.42%) Windows Server 2008
12 20 (19.42%) Mobile App
12 20 (19.42%) Windows Vista
12 20 (19.42%) Finance
12 20 (19.42%) Windows XP
12 20 (19.42%) Windows Server 2003
13 19 (18.45%) Microsoft
13 19 (18.45%) SQL Server
13 19 (18.45%) Web Services
14 18 (17.48%) XML
14 18 (17.48%) ISO 9001
14 18 (17.48%) Biometrics
14 18 (17.48%) Smartcard
14 18 (17.48%) TickIT
14 18 (17.48%) Identity Management
14 18 (17.48%) Cyber Security
15 17 (16.50%) C++

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

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands region citing Automated Testing also 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 that cited Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.97%) Jetty
Applications
1 2 (1.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.97%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.94%) SAP Retail
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.97%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (18.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.91%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.97%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (12.62%) Selenium
2 5 (4.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (4.85%) Cucumber
2 5 (4.85%) NUnit
3 4 (3.88%) TestComplete
4 3 (2.91%) Jasmine
4 3 (2.91%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.91%) Karma Test Runner
4 3 (2.91%) JUnit
4 3 (2.91%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.91%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (1.94%) Subversion
5 2 (1.94%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.94%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.97%) Mockito
6 1 (0.97%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.97%) SilkTest
6 1 (0.97%) JIRA
6 1 (0.97%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 20 (19.42%) Finance
2 10 (9.71%) Retail
3 7 (6.80%) Manufacturing
4 5 (4.85%) Games
5 4 (3.88%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.88%) Multimedia
6 3 (2.91%) Marketing
7 2 (1.94%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 28 (27.18%) Analyst
2 22 (21.36%) Test Analyst
2 22 (21.36%) Test Engineer
3 15 (14.56%) Software Engineer
4 12 (11.65%) Tester
5 11 (10.68%) Developer
6 8 (7.77%) Senior Developer
6 8 (7.77%) Senior Software Engineer
7 6 (5.83%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 6 (5.83%) Test Leader
8 5 (4.85%) QA Analyst
8 5 (4.85%) Software Tester
9 4 (3.88%) Software Developer
9 4 (3.88%) Test Manager
9 4 (3.88%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (3.88%) Team Leader
9 4 (3.88%) Senior Software Developer
9 4 (3.88%) C++ Developer
9 4 (3.88%) C# Developer
9 4 (3.88%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (25.24%) .NET
2 23 (22.33%) WCF
3 21 (20.39%) WPF
4 19 (18.45%) Web Services
5 18 (17.48%) XML
6 16 (15.53%) XSD
7 14 (13.59%) REST
8 13 (12.62%) .NET Remoting
8 13 (12.62%) WF
8 13 (12.62%) Silverlight
8 13 (12.62%) WinForms
9 12 (11.65%) HTML
10 9 (8.74%) RESTful
11 8 (7.77%) .NET Framework
12 5 (4.85%) XSLT
13 3 (2.91%) CSS
14 2 (1.94%) Ajax
14 2 (1.94%) COM
14 2 (1.94%) HTML5
14 2 (1.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (19.42%) Mobile App
2 18 (17.48%) Biometrics
2 18 (17.48%) Smartcard
3 13 (12.62%) Computer Science
4 6 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.91%) Credit Risk
5 3 (2.91%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.94%) Open Source
6 2 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.97%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.97%) MPEG
7 1 (0.97%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 39 (37.86%) Windows
2 20 (19.42%) Windows XP
2 20 (19.42%) Windows Server 2003
2 20 (19.42%) Windows Vista
2 20 (19.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (8.74%) Linux
4 1 (0.97%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (63.11%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (28.16%) Scrum
3 26 (25.24%) Manual Testing
4 21 (20.39%) Software Engineering
5 18 (17.48%) Identity Management
5 18 (17.48%) Cyber Security
6 15 (14.56%) Software Testing
7 14 (13.59%) Unit Testing
8 13 (12.62%) User Acceptance Testing
8 13 (12.62%) Workflow
8 13 (12.62%) Automation Testing
8 13 (12.62%) User Stories
8 13 (12.62%) Multithreading
9 12 (11.65%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (10.68%) OO
11 10 (9.71%) UML
11 10 (9.71%) TDD
11 10 (9.71%) Use Case
11 10 (9.71%) Test Scripting
11 10 (9.71%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 48 (46.60%) SQL
2 38 (36.89%) C#
3 17 (16.50%) C++
4 16 (15.53%) C
4 16 (15.53%) JavaScript
5 13 (12.62%) T-SQL
5 13 (12.62%) XPath
6 10 (9.71%) Java
7 1 (0.97%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 37 (35.92%) Degree
2 25 (24.27%) ISEB
3 16 (15.53%) ISTQB
4 10 (9.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (2.91%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (1.94%) HNC
6 2 (1.94%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (23.30%) QA
2 18 (17.48%) TickIT
2 18 (17.48%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.94%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (18.45%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.65%) SAP
3 2 (1.94%) Oracle
3 2 (1.94%) Pegasus
4 1 (0.97%) Google
4 1 (0.97%) AccuRev
4 1 (0.97%) HP
Nottingham
Ascent People
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chesterfield
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago