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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 120 128 145
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +17
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 45 49 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.43% 1.36% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.74% 1.62% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 28 30 15
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,850 £29,000 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,000
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
2591 3030 2430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 82.31% 84.10% 81.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2145 2470 2141
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,000 £57,500
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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 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
(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 +37 22 £40,000 +23.07% 3
Nottinghamshire -2 10 £37,500 +21.95% 4
Northamptonshire 0 9 £35,000 -36.36% 1
Derbyshire +20 5 £55,000 +57.14% 1
Automated Testing
England

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 63 (60.58%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (45.19%) SQL
3 45 (43.27%) C#
4 39 (37.50%) Windows
5 35 (33.65%) Degree
6 30 (28.85%) WCF
7 28 (26.92%) WPF
7 28 (26.92%) Software Engineering
7 28 (26.92%) Scrum
7 28 (26.92%) .NET
7 28 (26.92%) Manual Testing
8 24 (23.08%) Microsoft
8 24 (23.08%) ISEB
9 22 (21.15%) QA
10 19 (18.27%) Finance
10 19 (18.27%) SQL Server
11 18 (17.31%) C++
11 18 (17.31%) Web Services
11 18 (17.31%) XML
12 17 (16.35%) XSD
12 17 (16.35%) Biometrics
12 17 (16.35%) Smartcard
12 17 (16.35%) Windows Server 2003
12 17 (16.35%) Windows XP
12 17 (16.35%) ISO 9001
12 17 (16.35%) TickIT
12 17 (16.35%) Identity Management
12 17 (16.35%) Windows Vista
12 17 (16.35%) Unit Testing
12 17 (16.35%) Windows Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 (0.96%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.96%) Jetty
Applications
1 3 (2.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.96%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) SAP Retail
1 1 (0.96%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.96%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (18.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.88%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.92%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.96%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (14.42%) Selenium
2 8 (7.69%) Cucumber
3 6 (5.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (4.81%) TestComplete
4 5 (4.81%) JUnit
4 5 (4.81%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (3.85%) NUnit
5 4 (3.85%) Ranorex
6 3 (2.88%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.92%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.92%) Subversion
7 2 (1.92%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (1.92%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.96%) SilkTest
8 1 (0.96%) Rational Robot
8 1 (0.96%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.96%) Mockito
8 1 (0.96%) MSBuild
General
1 19 (18.27%) Finance
2 9 (8.65%) Retail
3 5 (4.81%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.81%) Games
4 4 (3.85%) Multimedia
5 3 (2.88%) Marketing
5 3 (2.88%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.92%) Advertising
7 1 (0.96%) Billing
Job Titles
1 23 (22.12%) Analyst
2 22 (21.15%) Software Engineer
3 20 (19.23%) Test Engineer
4 17 (16.35%) Test Analyst
5 14 (13.46%) Senior Software Engineer
6 11 (10.58%) Tester
7 10 (9.62%) Developer
8 8 (7.69%) Senior Developer
9 6 (5.77%) Test Leader
10 5 (4.81%) ScrumMaster
11 4 (3.85%) SAP Analyst
11 4 (3.85%) C++/C# Developer
11 4 (3.85%) SAP Test Analyst
11 4 (3.85%) Agile C# Developer
11 4 (3.85%) Agile Coach
11 4 (3.85%) Software Developer
11 4 (3.85%) Software Tester
11 4 (3.85%) C++ Developer
11 4 (3.85%) C# Developer
11 4 (3.85%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (28.85%) WCF
2 28 (26.92%) WPF
2 28 (26.92%) .NET
3 18 (17.31%) Web Services
3 18 (17.31%) XML
4 17 (16.35%) XSD
5 14 (13.46%) Silverlight
5 14 (13.46%) REST
6 13 (12.50%) WF
6 13 (12.50%) WinForms
6 13 (12.50%) .NET Remoting
7 12 (11.54%) HTML
8 9 (8.65%) RESTful
9 7 (6.73%) .NET Framework
10 5 (4.81%) XSLT
11 2 (1.92%) COM
11 2 (1.92%) CSS
11 2 (1.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (1.92%) HTML5
11 2 (1.92%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.35%) Biometrics
1 17 (16.35%) Smartcard
1 17 (16.35%) Mobile App
2 14 (13.46%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.88%) Credit Risk
3 3 (2.88%) Client/Server
3 3 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.92%) Open Source
5 1 (0.96%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (0.96%) MPEG
5 1 (0.96%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 39 (37.50%) Windows
2 17 (16.35%) Windows XP
2 17 (16.35%) Windows Server 2003
2 17 (16.35%) Windows Vista
2 17 (16.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (8.65%) Linux
4 1 (0.96%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (60.58%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (26.92%) Scrum
2 28 (26.92%) Software Engineering
2 28 (26.92%) Manual Testing
3 17 (16.35%) Cyber Security
3 17 (16.35%) Unit Testing
3 17 (16.35%) Identity Management
4 16 (15.38%) Use Case
5 14 (13.46%) Software Testing
5 14 (13.46%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (13.46%) Automation Testing
6 13 (12.50%) Multithreading
6 13 (12.50%) TDD
6 13 (12.50%) Workflow
7 11 (10.58%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (10.58%) Waterfall
7 11 (10.58%) User Stories
8 8 (7.69%) Test Scripting
8 8 (7.69%) OO
9 7 (6.73%) UML
Programming Languages
1 47 (45.19%) SQL
2 45 (43.27%) C#
3 18 (17.31%) C++
4 15 (14.42%) Java
5 13 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 13 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 13 (12.50%) C
5 13 (12.50%) XPath
6 1 (0.96%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 35 (33.65%) Degree
2 24 (23.08%) ISEB
3 11 (10.58%) ISTQB
4 10 (9.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (2.88%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (1.92%) HNC
6 2 (1.92%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (21.15%) QA
2 17 (16.35%) TickIT
2 17 (16.35%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.96%) SLA
Vendors
1 24 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.58%) SAP
3 3 (2.88%) Pegasus
4 2 (1.92%) Oracle
5 1 (0.96%) Sage
5 1 (0.96%) AccuRev
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