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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 122 107 126
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +19
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 61 74 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.91% 2.02% 1.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.19% 2.38% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 48 55 68
Average salary £39,690 £41,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.36% +22.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average 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
2785 3109 3385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 87.09% 84.71% 88.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2256 2527 2743
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(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 +10 24 £37,500 -
Nottinghamshire -9 17 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Derbyshire +11 16 £39,690 -2.60%
Lincolnshire +2 2 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Northamptonshire -6 1 £50,000 +33.33%
Automated Testing
England

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 49 (42.61%) Finance
2 48 (41.74%) Selenium
3 47 (40.87%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (36.52%) Manual Testing
5 39 (33.91%) QA
6 35 (30.43%) HP UFT
7 33 (28.70%) SDLC
8 28 (24.35%) C#
9 27 (23.48%) Java
9 27 (23.48%) User Acceptance Testing
10 25 (21.74%) SAP
11 23 (20.00%) Regression Testing
12 22 (19.13%) NUnit
12 22 (19.13%) V-Model
12 22 (19.13%) Waterfall
12 22 (19.13%) System Integration Testing
13 21 (18.26%) Scrum
14 20 (17.39%) SQL
14 20 (17.39%) Integration Testing
15 19 (16.52%) ISTQB
15 19 (16.52%) Cucumber
15 19 (16.52%) BDD
15 19 (16.52%) WebDriver
16 17 (14.78%) ISEB
17 15 (13.04%) Gherkin
17 15 (13.04%) Software Engineering
18 14 (12.17%) CRM
18 14 (12.17%) Oracle
18 14 (12.17%) Windows
18 14 (12.17%) Team Foundation Server

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 3 (2.61%) Apache
1 3 (2.61%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (2.61%) SharePoint
1 3 (2.61%) Skype for Business
2 2 (1.74%) CICS
2 2 (1.74%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.87%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.61%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.61%) Office 365
2 3 (2.61%) Yammer
3 2 (1.74%) SaaS
4 1 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.87%) HTTP
1 1 (0.87%) Multicast
1 1 (0.87%) Unicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.61%) DB2
2 3 (2.61%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.74%) DataStage
3 2 (1.74%) Pentaho
3 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.74%) SQLite
4 1 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.87%) MySQL
4 1 (0.87%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.87%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 48 (41.74%) Selenium
2 35 (30.43%) HP UFT
3 22 (19.13%) NUnit
4 19 (16.52%) Cucumber
4 19 (16.52%) WebDriver
5 14 (12.17%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (5.22%) Apache Ivy
6 6 (5.22%) Artifactory
6 6 (5.22%) InstallShield
6 6 (5.22%) Sonatype Nexus
6 6 (5.22%) Subversion
7 3 (2.61%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.61%) ReSharper
7 3 (2.61%) SpecFlow
7 3 (2.61%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.74%) Ant
8 2 (1.74%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.74%) Ranorex
8 2 (1.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (1.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 49 (42.61%) Finance
2 6 (5.22%) Retail
3 2 (1.74%) Games
4 1 (0.87%) Banking
4 1 (0.87%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (32.17%) Analyst
2 29 (25.22%) Test Analyst
3 25 (21.74%) Tester
4 21 (18.26%) SAP Analyst
4 21 (18.26%) SAP Test Analyst
5 16 (13.91%) Automation Tester
5 16 (13.91%) Integration Analyst
5 16 (13.91%) Integration Test Analyst
5 16 (13.91%) Systems Integration Analyst
6 12 (10.43%) Developer
6 12 (10.43%) Systems Engineer
7 11 (9.57%) Applications Engineer
7 11 (9.57%) Lead Systems Engineer
7 11 (9.57%) Test Engineer
8 9 (7.83%) QA Tester
8 9 (7.83%) Test Leader
9 8 (6.96%) QA Analyst
10 6 (5.22%) Build Engineer
10 6 (5.22%) Release Engineer
10 6 (5.22%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (13.04%) Gherkin
2 10 (8.70%) Web Services
3 8 (6.96%) .NET
4 7 (6.09%) HTML
4 7 (6.09%) XML
5 4 (3.48%) ASP.NET
5 4 (3.48%) XSD
6 3 (2.61%) COM
6 3 (2.61%) J2EE
6 3 (2.61%) Java EE
6 3 (2.61%) jQuery
7 2 (1.74%) CSS
7 2 (1.74%) Hibernate
7 2 (1.74%) JAXB
7 2 (1.74%) JSON
7 2 (1.74%) JSP
7 2 (1.74%) SOAP
7 2 (1.74%) Struts
7 2 (1.74%) Struts2
7 2 (1.74%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.57%) Mobile App
2 6 (5.22%) iPad
2 6 (5.22%) Smartcard
3 4 (3.48%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.61%) Algorithms
4 3 (2.61%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.61%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.74%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (1.74%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.74%) VHDL
5 2 (1.74%) VSAM
6 1 (0.87%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.87%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.87%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.87%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.17%) Windows
2 6 (5.22%) Windows Server
3 4 (3.48%) Unix
4 1 (0.87%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.87%) Windows Vista
4 1 (0.87%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (40.87%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (36.52%) Manual Testing
3 33 (28.70%) SDLC
4 27 (23.48%) User Acceptance Testing
5 23 (20.00%) Regression Testing
6 22 (19.13%) System Integration Testing
6 22 (19.13%) V-Model
6 22 (19.13%) Waterfall
7 21 (18.26%) Scrum
8 20 (17.39%) Integration Testing
9 19 (16.52%) BDD
10 15 (13.04%) Software Engineering
11 14 (12.17%) CRM
12 13 (11.30%) OO
12 13 (11.30%) Test Automation
12 13 (11.30%) Test Scripting
13 12 (10.43%) Configuration Management
13 12 (10.43%) Mentoring
13 12 (10.43%) TDD
13 12 (10.43%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 28 (24.35%) C#
2 27 (23.48%) Java
3 20 (17.39%) SQL
4 9 (7.83%) C++
4 9 (7.83%) PowerShell
5 7 (6.09%) JavaScript
6 5 (4.35%) Python
7 3 (2.61%) C
8 2 (1.74%) COBOL
8 2 (1.74%) Groovy
9 1 (0.87%) PHP
9 1 (0.87%) RPG
9 1 (0.87%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.87%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (16.52%) ISTQB
2 17 (14.78%) ISEB
3 8 (6.96%) Degree
4 5 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.87%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.87%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.87%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (33.91%) QA
2 2 (1.74%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.74%) TickIT
3 1 (0.87%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.87%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (2.61%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.87%) Ansible
2 1 (0.87%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (21.74%) SAP
2 14 (12.17%) Oracle
3 11 (9.57%) PeopleSoft
4 7 (6.09%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.61%) HP
5 3 (2.61%) Infor
5 3 (2.61%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.74%) IBM
7 1 (0.87%) Solace
7 1 (0.87%) Twitter
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