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 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 Testing
Rank 114 92 159
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +67
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 63 68 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.69% 2.13% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 2.79% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 55 37 18
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £30,000 £29,050
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £59,000 £41,050
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
3041 2436 2592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 81.42% 76.36% 76.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2498 1996 2208
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 August 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 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
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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
Leicestershire +19 28 £35,000 -3.44% 1
Nottinghamshire -28 27 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Derbyshire - 6 £30,000 -
Northamptonshire -26 2 £24,500 -20.96%
Automated Testing
England

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 80 (54.79%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (49.32%) SQL
3 59 (40.41%) Windows
4 58 (39.73%) Degree
5 56 (38.36%) ISEB
6 42 (28.77%) Software Testing
7 41 (28.08%) C#
8 40 (27.40%) Windows XP
8 40 (27.40%) Windows Vista
8 40 (27.40%) Mobile App
9 39 (26.71%) Windows Server 2008
9 39 (26.71%) Windows Server 2003
10 38 (26.03%) Selenium
11 37 (25.34%) QA
12 25 (17.12%) XML
12 25 (17.12%) NUnit
13 24 (16.44%) ISTQB
13 24 (16.44%) TickIT
13 24 (16.44%) Identity Management
13 24 (16.44%) Finance
13 24 (16.44%) Java
13 24 (16.44%) Biometrics
13 24 (16.44%) Smartcard
13 24 (16.44%) ISO 9001
13 24 (16.44%) Cyber Security
14 22 (15.07%) Regression Testing
15 20 (13.70%) C++
15 20 (13.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 19 (13.01%) JavaScript
17 18 (12.33%) JUnit

Automated Testing
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 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 6 (4.11%) WebSphere Application Server
1 6 (4.11%) WebSphere
1 6 (4.11%) Apache Solr
2 2 (1.37%) Apache
2 2 (1.37%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.37%) MS Office
1 2 (1.37%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.37%) SAP Retail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.22%) Relational Database
2 11 (7.53%) SQL Server
3 6 (4.11%) DB2
3 6 (4.11%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.05%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.37%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.37%) DTS
5 2 (1.37%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 38 (26.03%) Selenium
2 25 (17.12%) NUnit
3 18 (12.33%) JUnit
4 11 (7.53%) WebDriver
5 9 (6.16%) TestComplete
5 9 (6.16%) Visual Studio
6 8 (5.48%) Eclipse
6 8 (5.48%) JIRA
6 8 (5.48%) Karma Test Runner
7 7 (4.79%) Jasmine
8 6 (4.11%) Ant
8 6 (4.11%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
9 4 (2.74%) QuickTest Pro
10 2 (1.37%) Subversion
10 2 (1.37%) Toad
10 2 (1.37%) Sahi
10 2 (1.37%) WATIR
10 2 (1.37%) Selenium IDE
11 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.68%) SilkTest
General
1 24 (16.44%) Finance
2 7 (4.79%) Manufacturing
3 5 (3.42%) Electronics
4 4 (2.74%) Retail
5 2 (1.37%) Advertising
6 1 (0.68%) Law
Job Titles
1 38 (26.03%) Test Engineer
2 33 (22.60%) Analyst
3 32 (21.92%) Test Analyst
4 31 (21.23%) Tester
5 24 (16.44%) Developer
6 19 (13.01%) Software Engineer
7 13 (8.90%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 11 (7.53%) Automated Test Developer
9 9 (6.16%) Software Test Engineer
9 9 (6.16%) Software Tester
10 6 (4.11%) Software Test Analyst
11 5 (3.42%) WebSphere Developer
11 5 (3.42%) Senior Analyst
11 5 (3.42%) Senior Software Engineer
11 5 (3.42%) Senior Test Analyst
11 5 (3.42%) Senior Tester
11 5 (3.42%) Lead Developer
11 5 (3.42%) Test Manager
12 4 (2.74%) JavaScript Developer
12 4 (2.74%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (17.12%) XML
2 15 (10.27%) XSD
3 13 (8.90%) HTML
4 11 (7.53%) CSS
4 11 (7.53%) Ajax
5 10 (6.85%) .NET
6 7 (4.79%) Web Services
6 7 (4.79%) ASP.NET
7 6 (4.11%) EJB
7 6 (4.11%) XHTML
7 6 (4.11%) J2EE
7 6 (4.11%) JDBC
7 6 (4.11%) JSP
7 6 (4.11%) Servlets
7 6 (4.11%) Struts
8 5 (3.42%) MFC
8 5 (3.42%) Google Maps API
8 5 (3.42%) HTML5
8 5 (3.42%) CSS3
9 3 (2.05%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 40 (27.40%) Mobile App
2 24 (16.44%) Biometrics
2 24 (16.44%) Smartcard
3 9 (6.16%) Firmware
3 9 (6.16%) VHDL
4 6 (4.11%) Mainframe
5 5 (3.42%) Device Driver
6 4 (2.74%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.05%) iPhone
7 3 (2.05%) NHS
7 3 (2.05%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.68%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.68%) Health Informatics
8 1 (0.68%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 59 (40.41%) Windows
2 40 (27.40%) Windows XP
2 40 (27.40%) Windows Vista
3 39 (26.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 39 (26.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (4.11%) UNIX
5 3 (2.05%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.37%) Solaris
6 2 (1.37%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (54.79%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (28.77%) Software Testing
3 24 (16.44%) Identity Management
3 24 (16.44%) Cyber Security
4 22 (15.07%) Regression Testing
5 17 (11.64%) Manual Testing
6 16 (10.96%) Scrum
6 16 (10.96%) OO
7 15 (10.27%) Project Management
8 14 (9.59%) User Acceptance Testing
8 14 (9.59%) Test Automation
9 13 (8.90%) Software Engineering
10 11 (7.53%) UML
10 11 (7.53%) MVC
10 11 (7.53%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (7.53%) Test Strategy
11 10 (6.85%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (6.85%) Time Management
12 9 (6.16%) Integration Testing
12 9 (6.16%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 72 (49.32%) SQL
2 41 (28.08%) C#
3 24 (16.44%) Java
4 20 (13.70%) C++
5 19 (13.01%) JavaScript
6 15 (10.27%) C
7 14 (9.59%) Python
8 6 (4.11%) Perl
8 6 (4.11%) Bash Shell
9 5 (3.42%) Ruby
10 2 (1.37%) F#
Qualifications
1 58 (39.73%) Degree
2 56 (38.36%) ISEB
3 24 (16.44%) ISTQB
4 20 (13.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.68%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (25.34%) QA
2 24 (16.44%) TickIT
2 24 (16.44%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.37%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (4.11%) Control-M
2 3 (2.05%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (10.27%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.11%) IBM
3 5 (3.42%) SAP
3 5 (3.42%) Perforce
3 5 (3.42%) Google
4 4 (2.74%) Oracle
5 3 (2.05%) HP
6 2 (1.37%) VMware
6 2 (1.37%) JBoss
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