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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 127 104 154
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +50
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 50 67 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.39% 2.07% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.70% 2.69% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 46 32 19
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,375 £30,100 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £76,250 £43,500
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
2948 2491 2636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 82.05% 76.88% 78.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2481 2057 2249
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
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 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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 +22 23 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Nottinghamshire -36 16 £35,000 +9.37% 1
Derbyshire - 6 £30,000 -
Northamptonshire -26 4 £23,000 -25.80%
Automated Testing
England

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 95 (67.38%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (50.35%) SQL
3 62 (43.97%) Degree
4 55 (39.01%) Windows
5 53 (37.59%) ISEB
6 42 (29.79%) Software Testing
7 41 (29.08%) Windows XP
7 41 (29.08%) Windows Vista
8 40 (28.37%) C#
8 40 (28.37%) Windows Server 2003
8 40 (28.37%) Windows Server 2008
8 40 (28.37%) Mobile App
9 35 (24.82%) Selenium
10 33 (23.40%) QA
11 26 (18.44%) XML
12 25 (17.73%) ISO 9001
12 25 (17.73%) Biometrics
12 25 (17.73%) Smartcard
12 25 (17.73%) TickIT
12 25 (17.73%) Identity Management
12 25 (17.73%) Finance
12 25 (17.73%) NUnit
12 25 (17.73%) ISTQB
12 25 (17.73%) Cyber Security
13 23 (16.31%) Java
13 23 (16.31%) Manual Testing
14 22 (15.60%) C++
14 22 (15.60%) Regression Testing
15 21 (14.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 20 (14.18%) JavaScript

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

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (4.26%) WebSphere Application Server
1 6 (4.26%) WebSphere
1 6 (4.26%) Apache Solr
2 2 (1.42%) Apache
2 2 (1.42%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.42%) MS Office
1 2 (1.42%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.42%) SAP Retail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.96%) Relational Database
2 6 (4.26%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.26%) DB2
2 6 (4.26%) RDBMS
3 4 (2.84%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.13%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.42%) MySQL
6 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 35 (24.82%) Selenium
2 25 (17.73%) NUnit
3 18 (12.77%) JUnit
4 9 (6.38%) Visual Studio
4 9 (6.38%) TestComplete
4 9 (6.38%) WebDriver
5 8 (5.67%) JIRA
5 8 (5.67%) Eclipse
5 8 (5.67%) Karma Test Runner
6 7 (4.96%) Jasmine
7 6 (4.26%) Ant
7 6 (4.26%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
8 4 (2.84%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (1.42%) Toad
9 2 (1.42%) Sahi
9 2 (1.42%) WATIR
9 2 (1.42%) Selenium IDE
10 1 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.71%) Rational Robot
10 1 (0.71%) Subversion
General
1 25 (17.73%) Finance
2 8 (5.67%) Manufacturing
3 5 (3.55%) Electronics
4 4 (2.84%) Retail
5 2 (1.42%) Advertising
6 1 (0.71%) Law
Job Titles
1 38 (26.95%) Test Engineer
2 30 (21.28%) Tester
2 30 (21.28%) Analyst
3 29 (20.57%) Test Analyst
4 24 (17.02%) Developer
5 19 (13.48%) Software Engineer
6 14 (9.93%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 11 (7.80%) Software Tester
7 11 (7.80%) Automated Test Developer
8 8 (5.67%) Software Test Engineer
9 6 (4.26%) Software Test Analyst
10 5 (3.55%) WebSphere Developer
10 5 (3.55%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (3.55%) Lead Developer
10 5 (3.55%) Senior Software Engineer
10 5 (3.55%) Senior Test Analyst
11 4 (2.84%) Senior Tester
11 4 (2.84%) Test Manager
11 4 (2.84%) QA Engineer
11 4 (2.84%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (18.44%) XML
2 16 (11.35%) XSD
3 14 (9.93%) HTML
4 11 (7.80%) CSS
4 11 (7.80%) Ajax
5 9 (6.38%) .NET
6 7 (4.96%) Web Services
7 6 (4.26%) EJB
7 6 (4.26%) XHTML
7 6 (4.26%) J2EE
7 6 (4.26%) JDBC
7 6 (4.26%) JSP
7 6 (4.26%) Servlets
7 6 (4.26%) Struts
8 5 (3.55%) MFC
8 5 (3.55%) ASP.NET
8 5 (3.55%) Google Maps API
8 5 (3.55%) HTML5
8 5 (3.55%) CSS3
9 3 (2.13%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 40 (28.37%) Mobile App
2 25 (17.73%) Biometrics
2 25 (17.73%) Smartcard
3 9 (6.38%) Firmware
3 9 (6.38%) VHDL
4 8 (5.67%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (4.96%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.55%) Device Driver
7 3 (2.13%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.13%) NHS
8 2 (1.42%) iPhone
8 2 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.71%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.71%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 55 (39.01%) Windows
2 41 (29.08%) Windows XP
2 41 (29.08%) Windows Vista
3 40 (28.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 40 (28.37%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (4.26%) UNIX
5 3 (2.13%) Linux
5 3 (2.13%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.42%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (67.38%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (29.79%) Software Testing
3 25 (17.73%) Identity Management
3 25 (17.73%) Cyber Security
4 23 (16.31%) Manual Testing
5 22 (15.60%) Regression Testing
6 19 (13.48%) Scrum
7 17 (12.06%) OO
8 14 (9.93%) Software Engineering
8 14 (9.93%) User Acceptance Testing
9 12 (8.51%) UML
9 12 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (7.80%) Waterfall
10 11 (7.80%) Test Automation
10 11 (7.80%) Project Management
11 10 (7.09%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (7.09%) Time Management
12 9 (6.38%) Software Architecture
12 9 (6.38%) Test Scripting
12 9 (6.38%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 71 (50.35%) SQL
2 40 (28.37%) C#
3 23 (16.31%) Java
4 22 (15.60%) C++
5 20 (14.18%) JavaScript
6 17 (12.06%) C
7 14 (9.93%) Python
8 6 (4.26%) Perl
8 6 (4.26%) Bash Shell
9 5 (3.55%) Ruby
10 2 (1.42%) F#
11 1 (0.71%) XPath
11 1 (0.71%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 62 (43.97%) Degree
2 53 (37.59%) ISEB
3 25 (17.73%) ISTQB
4 21 (14.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.71%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (23.40%) QA
2 25 (17.73%) TickIT
2 25 (17.73%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.42%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.71%) Control-M
Vendors
1 15 (10.64%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.26%) Oracle
2 6 (4.26%) SAP
2 6 (4.26%) IBM
3 5 (3.55%) Google
3 5 (3.55%) Perforce
4 3 (2.13%) HP
5 2 (1.42%) JBoss
5 2 (1.42%) VMware
Leicester, Leicestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Ashby-De-La-Zouch, Leicestershire
Connectus
Posted: 2 days ago