The table below looks at the statistics for Automation 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 Automation Testing over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 163 181 178
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -3
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 12 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.38% 0.33% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.39% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 7
Median salary £33,750 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £34,700 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £40,000 £37,900
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £39,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +6.84%
Automation 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
2771 3114 3368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 87.33% 84.78% 87.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2245 2528 2727
Median salary £42,091 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.96% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the East Midlands region citing Automation Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automation Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Automation Testing
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Automation Testing Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Automation Testing
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Testing across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Automation Testing Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Automation 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 Automation Testing within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 May 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 +12 10 £31,750 -18.06% 1
Northamptonshire -1 1 £49,000 +40.00%
Leicestershire - 1 £49,000 -
Automation Testing
England

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing Automation 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 Automation Testing.

1 20 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (33.33%) Selenium
3 11 (30.56%) C#
3 11 (30.56%) Java
4 10 (27.78%) ISTQB
4 10 (27.78%) QA
5 9 (25.00%) Web Testing
6 8 (22.22%) Manual Testing
6 8 (22.22%) BDD
6 8 (22.22%) Finance
6 8 (22.22%) ISEB
7 7 (19.44%) HP UFT
7 7 (19.44%) .NET
7 7 (19.44%) Cucumber
7 7 (19.44%) WebDriver
7 7 (19.44%) Web Development
8 6 (16.67%) Test Automation
8 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
8 6 (16.67%) SQL
8 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
8 6 (16.67%) Software Testing
8 6 (16.67%) Automated Testing
9 5 (13.89%) Scrum
9 5 (13.89%) E-Commerce
9 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
9 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
9 5 (13.89%) Gherkin
9 5 (13.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (11.11%) Functional Testing
10 4 (11.11%) Time Management

Automation 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 1 (2.78%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (33.33%) Selenium
2 7 (19.44%) Cucumber
2 7 (19.44%) HP UFT
2 7 (19.44%) WebDriver
3 3 (8.33%) Eclipse
3 3 (8.33%) IntelliJ
4 1 (2.78%) JIRA
4 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Back Office
3 1 (2.78%) Electronics
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Analyst
1 12 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 11 (30.56%) Tester
3 6 (16.67%) Software Tester
4 4 (11.11%) Automation Tester
4 4 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Systems Test Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) .NET Development Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Developer in Test
5 3 (8.33%) Development Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Software Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Software Development Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Software Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Software Test Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Test Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Web Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) .NET
2 5 (13.89%) Gherkin
3 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 4 (11.11%) HTML
3 4 (11.11%) XML
3 4 (11.11%) XSD
4 3 (8.33%) J2EE
5 2 (5.56%) Web Services
6 1 (2.78%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (5.56%) IBM Mainframe
1 2 (5.56%) Mainframe
1 2 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Android
1 2 (5.56%) Apple iOS
1 2 (5.56%) Unix
2 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (25.00%) Web Testing
3 8 (22.22%) BDD
3 8 (22.22%) Manual Testing
4 7 (19.44%) Web Development
5 6 (16.67%) Automated Testing
5 6 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 6 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 5 (13.89%) E-Commerce
6 5 (13.89%) Scrum
7 4 (11.11%) Functional Testing
7 4 (11.11%) Integration Testing
7 4 (11.11%) MVC
7 4 (11.11%) OO
7 4 (11.11%) Time Management
8 3 (8.33%) Mentoring
8 3 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
8 3 (8.33%) OOP
8 3 (8.33%) Performance Testing
8 3 (8.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 11 (30.56%) C#
1 11 (30.56%) Java
2 6 (16.67%) SQL
3 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (27.78%) ISTQB
2 8 (22.22%) ISEB
3 5 (13.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (27.78%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) IBM
3 1 (2.78%) HP
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