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

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 148 146 160
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +14
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 29 38 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.88% 1.03% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 1.18% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 26 34 21
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,719 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.04% +0.58%
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
2895 3230 3119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 87.41% 87.92% 84.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2308 2689 2610
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +5 15 £39,500 -1.25% 5
Lincolnshire - 8 £31,500 -
Northamptonshire -1 4 £35,500 +7.57%
Leicestershire -5 2 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Automation Testing
England

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 31 (73.81%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (47.62%) ISEB
2 20 (47.62%) ISTQB
3 18 (42.86%) Java
4 14 (33.33%) Selenium
5 13 (30.95%) Test Scripting
5 13 (30.95%) JavaScript
6 12 (28.57%) Software Testing
6 12 (28.57%) QA
7 11 (26.19%) Manual Testing
7 11 (26.19%) Automated Testing
7 11 (26.19%) C#
8 9 (21.43%) Scrum
8 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
9 8 (19.05%) Integration Testing
9 8 (19.05%) JIRA
9 8 (19.05%) SDLC
10 7 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 7 (16.67%) Time Management
10 7 (16.67%) Test Automation
10 7 (16.67%) Open Source
10 7 (16.67%) PHP
10 7 (16.67%) Finance
11 6 (14.29%) Regression Testing
11 6 (14.29%) .NET
11 6 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
11 6 (14.29%) Functional Testing
11 6 (14.29%) Cucumber
11 6 (14.29%) Degree
11 6 (14.29%) Performance Testing

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:

Applications
1 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (33.33%) Selenium
2 8 (19.05%) JIRA
3 6 (14.29%) Cucumber
4 5 (11.90%) Ranorex
4 5 (11.90%) TestDirector
4 5 (11.90%) WebDriver
5 2 (4.76%) JMeter
6 1 (2.38%) Calabash
6 1 (2.38%) Gatling
6 1 (2.38%) HP UFT
6 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.38%) LoadRunner
6 1 (2.38%) Maven
6 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (35.71%) Tester
2 11 (26.19%) Analyst
2 11 (26.19%) Test Analyst
3 10 (23.81%) Automation Tester
4 9 (21.43%) Software Tester
5 5 (11.90%) Automation Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Systems Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) Systems Test Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) QA Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Selenium Tester
6 4 (9.52%) Test Automation Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Testing Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Java Automation Tester
7 3 (7.14%) Manual Tester
7 3 (7.14%) QA Automation Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Test Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Junior
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.29%) .NET
2 5 (11.90%) XML
3 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET
3 4 (9.52%) HTML
3 4 (9.52%) LAMP
3 4 (9.52%) XSD
4 3 (7.14%) Gherkin
5 1 (2.38%) Ajax
5 1 (2.38%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (2.38%) CSS
5 1 (2.38%) jQuery
5 1 (2.38%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (2.38%) Node.js
5 1 (2.38%) REST
5 1 (2.38%) SOAP
5 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) iPad
2 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.76%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (4.76%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.38%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.90%) Linux
2 4 (9.52%) CentOS
2 4 (9.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (73.81%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (30.95%) Test Scripting
3 12 (28.57%) Software Testing
4 11 (26.19%) Automated Testing
4 11 (26.19%) Manual Testing
5 9 (21.43%) Scrum
6 8 (19.05%) Integration Testing
6 8 (19.05%) SDLC
7 7 (16.67%) Open Source
7 7 (16.67%) Test Automation
7 7 (16.67%) Time Management
8 6 (14.29%) Functional Testing
8 6 (14.29%) Performance Testing
8 6 (14.29%) Regression Testing
9 5 (11.90%) BDD
9 5 (11.90%) Defect Management
9 5 (11.90%) System Testing
10 4 (9.52%) Compatibility Testing
10 4 (9.52%) MVC
10 4 (9.52%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 18 (42.86%) Java
2 13 (30.95%) JavaScript
3 11 (26.19%) C#
4 7 (16.67%) PHP
5 5 (11.90%) SQL
6 1 (2.38%) Python
6 1 (2.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (47.62%) ISEB
1 20 (47.62%) ISTQB
2 7 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (14.29%) Degree
4 5 (11.90%) ISEB Practitioner
4 5 (11.90%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (28.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.52%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.76%) IBM
4 1 (2.38%) SAP
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