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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 109 119 95
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -24
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 75 62 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.97% 1.68% 2.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.26% 2.03% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 67 54 37
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £59,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £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
3318 3050 2498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 87.04% 82.68% 78.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2733 2510 2053
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 August 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 August 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
Nottinghamshire -2 37 £35,000 -
Northamptonshire +18 14 £45,000 +83.67% 2
Leicestershire -6 13 £35,000 +1.44% 1
Derbyshire -9 10 £35,000 +16.66% 2
Lincolnshire - 1 £37,500 -
Automated Testing
England

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 87 (54.72%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (45.28%) QA
3 62 (38.99%) Selenium
3 62 (38.99%) Finance
3 62 (38.99%) C#
4 60 (37.74%) Java
5 50 (31.45%) Microsoft
6 42 (26.42%) .NET
7 41 (25.79%) TDD
8 39 (24.53%) HTML
8 39 (24.53%) HP UFT
9 37 (23.27%) JavaScript
10 36 (22.64%) Software Testing
10 36 (22.64%) ISTQB
11 33 (20.75%) Scrum
12 32 (20.13%) SQL
12 32 (20.13%) Manual Testing
13 31 (19.50%) Test Scripting
13 31 (19.50%) Continuous Integration
14 30 (18.87%) SQL Server
15 29 (18.24%) Unit Testing
15 29 (18.24%) Test Automation
16 28 (17.61%) Jenkins
16 28 (17.61%) XML
17 26 (16.35%) User Acceptance Testing
18 25 (15.72%) Windows
19 24 (15.09%) Degree
20 23 (14.47%) WCF
20 23 (14.47%) WebDriver
20 23 (14.47%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 9 (5.66%) WebSphere Application Server
1 9 (5.66%) JBoss
1 9 (5.66%) CICS
1 9 (5.66%) Oracle Workflow
1 9 (5.66%) WebSphere
1 9 (5.66%) Confluence
2 7 (4.40%) CMS
3 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.63%) Node.js
Applications
1 13 (8.18%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.03%) MS Office
3 3 (1.89%) MS Project
3 3 (1.89%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.89%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.63%) Sage 200
1 1 (0.63%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.66%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.63%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.29%) SSL
1 10 (6.29%) Internet
2 9 (5.66%) FTP
2 9 (5.66%) DNS
3 4 (2.52%) Firewall
4 2 (1.26%) Multicast
4 2 (1.26%) Unicast
5 1 (0.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (18.87%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.29%) DB2
3 9 (5.66%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (5.66%) Oracle Database
4 8 (5.03%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 62 (38.99%) Selenium
2 39 (24.53%) HP UFT
3 28 (17.61%) Jenkins
4 23 (14.47%) WebDriver
5 17 (10.69%) LoadRunner
5 17 (10.69%) Team Foundation Server
6 16 (10.06%) SpecFlow
7 12 (7.55%) Cucumber
8 11 (6.92%) Git (software)
8 11 (6.92%) JIRA
9 10 (6.29%) NUnit
9 10 (6.29%) Subversion
10 9 (5.66%) Bugzilla
10 9 (5.66%) Hudson
11 8 (5.03%) Maven
11 8 (5.03%) JUnit
11 8 (5.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 8 (5.03%) JSUnit
12 7 (4.40%) MSTest
13 6 (3.77%) Grunt
General
1 62 (38.99%) Finance
2 10 (6.29%) Banking
3 9 (5.66%) Marketing
4 6 (3.77%) Games
4 6 (3.77%) Retail
4 6 (3.77%) Automotive
5 5 (3.14%) Back Office
6 4 (2.52%) Polish Language
6 4 (2.52%) Spanish Language
6 4 (2.52%) Swedish Language
7 3 (1.89%) Publishing
8 1 (0.63%) Legal
8 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 58 (36.48%) Analyst
2 35 (22.01%) Test Analyst
3 31 (19.50%) Developer
4 29 (18.24%) Tester
5 18 (11.32%) QA Analyst
6 13 (8.18%) Test Leader
7 12 (7.55%) Automated Tester
8 10 (6.29%) Web Tester
8 10 (6.29%) Software Engineer
8 10 (6.29%) Java Developer
8 10 (6.29%) Senior Software Engineer
9 9 (5.66%) Test Manager
9 9 (5.66%) Lead Tester
9 9 (5.66%) Selenium Tester
10 8 (5.03%) Business Analyst
10 8 (5.03%) Software Tester
11 7 (4.40%) Software Developer
11 7 (4.40%) Junior
11 7 (4.40%) Front-End Developer
12 6 (3.77%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (26.42%) .NET
2 39 (24.53%) HTML
3 28 (17.61%) XML
4 23 (14.47%) Web Services
4 23 (14.47%) WCF
5 22 (13.84%) CSS
6 21 (13.21%) AngularJS
7 18 (11.32%) Java EE
8 16 (10.06%) SOAP
9 12 (7.55%) XSLT
10 11 (6.92%) WPF
10 11 (6.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 11 (6.92%) HTML5
11 10 (6.29%) Middleware
12 9 (5.66%) J2EE
13 8 (5.03%) ASP.NET
13 8 (5.03%) Spring
13 8 (5.03%) Ajax
13 8 (5.03%) .NET Framework
13 8 (5.03%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.06%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (9.43%) Computer Science
3 12 (7.55%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (5.66%) Credit Risk
4 9 (5.66%) Mainframe
5 6 (3.77%) User Experience
6 2 (1.26%) NHS
6 2 (1.26%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.63%) Telematics
7 1 (0.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 25 (15.72%) Windows
2 19 (11.95%) UNIX
3 13 (8.18%) Linux
4 5 (3.14%) Windows XP
4 5 (3.14%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.63%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (54.72%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (25.79%) TDD
3 36 (22.64%) Software Testing
4 33 (20.75%) Scrum
5 32 (20.13%) Manual Testing
6 31 (19.50%) Test Scripting
6 31 (19.50%) Continuous Integration
7 29 (18.24%) Test Automation
7 29 (18.24%) Unit Testing
8 26 (16.35%) User Acceptance Testing
9 23 (14.47%) SDLC
10 19 (11.95%) Software Engineering
10 19 (11.95%) OO
11 18 (11.32%) Use Case
12 14 (8.81%) Test Strategy
12 14 (8.81%) MVC
13 12 (7.55%) OOP
13 12 (7.55%) Mentoring
14 11 (6.92%) BDD
15 10 (6.29%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 62 (38.99%) C#
2 60 (37.74%) Java
3 37 (23.27%) JavaScript
4 32 (20.13%) SQL
5 12 (7.55%) C++
6 10 (6.29%) VB
7 9 (5.66%) Python
7 9 (5.66%) REXX
7 9 (5.66%) JCL
7 9 (5.66%) Ruby
7 9 (5.66%) COBOL
7 9 (5.66%) Perl
8 6 (3.77%) ActionScript
9 5 (3.14%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.52%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.63%) PHP
11 1 (0.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (22.64%) ISTQB
2 24 (15.09%) Degree
3 17 (10.69%) ISEB
4 13 (8.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (3.77%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (45.28%) QA
2 5 (3.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (5.66%) RACF
Systems Management
1 9 (5.66%) CA Endevor
1 9 (5.66%) Puppet
1 9 (5.66%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 50 (31.45%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.55%) New Relic
3 10 (6.29%) Oracle
4 9 (5.66%) Informatica
4 9 (5.66%) IBM
4 9 (5.66%) F5
5 6 (3.77%) SAP
6 5 (3.14%) Twitter
7 3 (1.89%) Google
8 1 (0.63%) HP
8 1 (0.63%) Sage
8 1 (0.63%) Perforce
8 1 (0.63%) VMware
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