The table below looks at the statistics for the Automation Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automation Tester
Rank 156 166 166
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Tester 19 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.50% 0.19% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.20% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 1
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Automation Tester
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3685 3526 3031
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.49% 96.47% 95.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3030 2920 2548
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Automation Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automation Tester in the job title across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Automation Tester Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Automation Tester
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automation Tester across the East Midlands region.

Automation Tester Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Automation Tester
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Tester across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Automation Tester Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Automation Tester
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 Automation Tester within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
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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
Nottinghamshire -9 12 £37,500 -2.59% 1
Northamptonshire - 4 £32,500 -
Leicestershire - 3 £50,000 -
Automation Tester
England

Automation Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands region that cited Automation Tester in their job title 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 with Automation Tester in their job title.

1 16 (76.19%) Test Automation
2 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (57.14%) C#
2 12 (57.14%) Java
3 11 (52.38%) Software Testing
4 10 (47.62%) QA
4 10 (47.62%) Automation Testing
5 9 (42.86%) Selenium
5 9 (42.86%) Finance
6 8 (38.10%) JIRA
7 7 (33.33%) ISTQB
7 7 (33.33%) Ranorex
7 7 (33.33%) SDLC
8 5 (23.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (23.81%) Degree
8 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
8 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
8 5 (23.81%) TDD
9 4 (19.05%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (19.05%) WebDriver
9 4 (19.05%) Test Scripting
9 4 (19.05%) BDD
9 4 (19.05%) ISEB
9 4 (19.05%) HP UFT
9 4 (19.05%) SpecFlow
10 3 (14.29%) HP
10 3 (14.29%) OO
10 3 (14.29%) SQL
10 3 (14.29%) Keyword-Driven Testing
10 3 (14.29%) Automated Testing

Automation Tester
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands region that cited Automation Tester in their job title 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 with Automation Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.76%) DB2
Development Applications
1 9 (42.86%) Selenium
2 8 (38.10%) JIRA
3 7 (33.33%) Ranorex
4 4 (19.05%) SpecFlow
4 4 (19.05%) WebDriver
4 4 (19.05%) HP UFT
5 2 (9.52%) Cucumber
6 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (4.76%) LoadRunner
6 1 (4.76%) Bugzilla
6 1 (4.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (4.76%) TestDirector
6 1 (4.76%) Selenium IDE
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Games
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
1 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) UNIX
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
1 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Vista
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Test Automation
2 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (52.38%) Software Testing
4 10 (47.62%) Automation Testing
5 7 (33.33%) SDLC
6 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
6 5 (23.81%) TDD
7 4 (19.05%) Test Scripting
7 4 (19.05%) BDD
8 3 (14.29%) Keyword-Driven Testing
8 3 (14.29%) Automated Testing
8 3 (14.29%) OO
9 2 (9.52%) OOP
9 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (4.76%) Test Management
10 1 (4.76%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) C#
1 12 (57.14%) Java
2 3 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) VB
3 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 5 (23.81%) Degree
2 5 (23.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (19.05%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (47.62%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (4.76%) Perforce
2 1 (4.76%) Google
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle
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