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 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 66 124 134
Rank change year-on-year
+58 +10
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 125 71 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.89% 1.88% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.45% 2.13% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 113 62 44
Median salary £42,500 £35,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.71% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £28,825
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £52,000
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
2811 3333 3079
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 87.52% 88.15% 85.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2227 2715 2588
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
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 September 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 September 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 +52 93 £50,000 +42.85% 4
Northamptonshire +30 17 £39,500 -12.22% 1
Derbyshire +23 7 £30,000 -20.00%
Leicestershire -23 5 £35,000 - 1
Lincolnshire -11 3 £32,500 -13.33%
Automated Testing
England

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 134 (63.81%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (40.48%) QA
3 76 (36.19%) SDLC
4 71 (33.81%) Software Engineering
5 64 (30.48%) C#
6 58 (27.62%) Scrum
7 52 (24.76%) TDD
7 52 (24.76%) JavaScript
8 49 (23.33%) .NET
8 49 (23.33%) Selenium
9 48 (22.86%) Finance
10 47 (22.38%) Manual Testing
11 43 (20.48%) Continuous Integration
12 41 (19.52%) DevOps
13 40 (19.05%) Java
13 40 (19.05%) OO
14 39 (18.57%) SQL
14 39 (18.57%) ISEB
14 39 (18.57%) Release Management
15 38 (18.10%) ISTQB
16 36 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
17 35 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
18 31 (14.76%) Software Delivery
19 30 (14.29%) Computer Science
20 29 (13.81%) Test Scripting
21 28 (13.33%) Test Automation
21 28 (13.33%) C++
21 28 (13.33%) MVC
22 26 (12.38%) Linux
23 25 (11.90%) Low Latency

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 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (1.43%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.48%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (1.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.24%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.43%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (1.43%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.33%) SMPP
2 1 (0.48%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 16 (7.62%) Relational Database
3 13 (6.19%) NoSQL
4 12 (5.71%) RDBMS
5 8 (3.81%) SSDT
6 7 (3.33%) Redis
6 7 (3.33%) Riak
7 6 (2.86%) MySQL
7 6 (2.86%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (1.90%) InterSystems Cache
10 3 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.43%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 49 (23.33%) Selenium
2 35 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (9.52%) NUnit
4 16 (7.62%) JIRA
5 15 (7.14%) HP UFT
6 14 (6.67%) Git (software)
7 12 (5.71%) Jenkins
8 11 (5.24%) Visual Studio
9 9 (4.29%) Octopus Deploy
9 9 (4.29%) ReSharper
10 8 (3.81%) Cucumber
10 8 (3.81%) SpecFlow
11 7 (3.33%) WebDriver
12 6 (2.86%) Subversion
13 5 (2.38%) Protractor
14 4 (1.90%) Appium
15 3 (1.43%) Maven
16 2 (0.95%) Ranorex
16 2 (0.95%) SoapUI
16 2 (0.95%) TeamCity
General
1 48 (22.86%) Finance
2 16 (7.62%) Retail
3 12 (5.71%) Games
4 3 (1.43%) Local Government
5 2 (0.95%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.48%) Banking
6 1 (0.48%) Electronics
6 1 (0.48%) Marketing
6 1 (0.48%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (18.10%) Developer
2 27 (12.86%) Analyst
3 26 (12.38%) Test Analyst
4 24 (11.43%) Tester
5 17 (8.10%) Software Engineer
5 17 (8.10%) Software Tester
6 16 (7.62%) .NET Developer
6 16 (7.62%) C++ Software Engineer
6 16 (7.62%) Test Engineer
7 15 (7.14%) C# Developer
8 13 (6.19%) SAP Analyst
8 13 (6.19%) SAP Test Analyst
9 12 (5.71%) Architect
9 12 (5.71%) QA Engineer
9 12 (5.71%) Technical Architect
10 11 (5.24%) Automation Tester
10 11 (5.24%) C# .NET Developer
11 10 (4.76%) QA Specialist
12 9 (4.29%) Lead Developer
12 9 (4.29%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (23.33%) .NET
2 24 (11.43%) Gherkin
3 23 (10.95%) ASP.NET
4 21 (10.00%) RESTful
5 19 (9.05%) AngularJS
6 18 (8.57%) Node.js
7 17 (8.10%) HTML
8 12 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (5.71%) ASP.NET Web API
9 11 (5.24%) CSS
9 11 (5.24%) HTML5
9 11 (5.24%) Web Services
10 10 (4.76%) RabbitMQ
11 9 (4.29%) Ajax
12 8 (3.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 8 (3.81%) XML
13 7 (3.33%) .NET Framework
13 7 (3.33%) jQuery
13 7 (3.33%) SOAP
13 7 (3.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 36 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 15 (7.14%) Algorithms
4 13 (6.19%) Mobile App
5 12 (5.71%) Data Structures
6 8 (3.81%) iPad
7 4 (1.90%) Cloud Native
7 4 (1.90%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (1.90%) Private Cloud
7 4 (1.90%) VLE
8 3 (1.43%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (1.43%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.48%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.48%) Telematics
9 1 (0.48%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (12.38%) Linux
2 24 (11.43%) Windows
3 18 (8.57%) Unix
4 4 (1.90%) CentOS
5 1 (0.48%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (63.81%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (36.19%) SDLC
3 71 (33.81%) Software Engineering
4 58 (27.62%) Scrum
5 52 (24.76%) TDD
6 47 (22.38%) Manual Testing
7 43 (20.48%) Continuous Integration
8 41 (19.52%) DevOps
9 40 (19.05%) OO
10 39 (18.57%) Release Management
11 31 (14.76%) Software Delivery
12 29 (13.81%) Test Scripting
13 28 (13.33%) MVC
13 28 (13.33%) Test Automation
14 25 (11.90%) Low Latency
15 24 (11.43%) User Acceptance Testing
16 21 (10.00%) Coaching
16 21 (10.00%) Waterfall
17 20 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
17 20 (9.52%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 64 (30.48%) C#
2 52 (24.76%) JavaScript
3 40 (19.05%) Java
4 39 (18.57%) SQL
5 28 (13.33%) C++
6 24 (11.43%) Python
7 21 (10.00%) C
7 21 (10.00%) PHP
8 17 (8.10%) PowerShell
9 15 (7.14%) Shell Script
10 6 (2.86%) Ruby
10 6 (2.86%) TypeScript
11 5 (2.38%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.95%) Groovy
13 1 (0.48%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (18.57%) ISEB
2 38 (18.10%) ISTQB
3 21 (10.00%) Degree
4 8 (3.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.43%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.43%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.95%) MCP
7 1 (0.48%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (40.48%) QA
2 1 (0.48%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.48%) MiFID
System Software
1 5 (2.38%) Docker
2 3 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.90%) Ansible
2 4 (1.90%) Puppet
3 3 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.43%) Salt
Vendors
1 22 (10.48%) Microsoft
2 15 (7.14%) Oracle
3 14 (6.67%) Google
3 14 (6.67%) SAP
4 5 (2.38%) HP
4 5 (2.38%) Red Hat
5 3 (1.43%) Rackspace
5 3 (1.43%) SaltStack
5 3 (1.43%) VMware
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