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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Testing
England / East Midlands
Rank 104 149 153
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +4
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 52 20 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.80% 0.63% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.06% 0.72% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 41 20 18
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £29,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £38,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%

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
2521 2789 2753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 87.23% 87.57% 86.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2021 2135 2239
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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 +22 32 £60,000 +71.42% 5
Leicestershire +3 14 £35,000 -15.15% 6
Northamptonshire +25 3 £41,250 -15.81%
Derbyshire - 3 - - 1
Automation Testing
England

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 70 (67.31%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (62.50%) Selenium
3 45 (43.27%) Java
3 45 (43.27%) QA
4 38 (36.54%) ISTQB
5 32 (30.77%) Cucumber
6 31 (29.81%) Test Scripting
7 26 (25.00%) BDD
8 24 (23.08%) Software Testing
9 23 (22.12%) Manual Testing
9 23 (22.12%) ISEB
9 23 (22.12%) TDD
10 22 (21.15%) C#
10 22 (21.15%) SQL
11 21 (20.19%) Automated Testing
12 20 (19.23%) WebDriver
12 20 (19.23%) Python
13 18 (17.31%) Scrum
13 18 (17.31%) Finance
14 15 (14.42%) Banking
14 15 (14.42%) Project Management
14 15 (14.42%) Big Data
15 14 (13.46%) .NET
16 13 (12.50%) Perl
16 13 (12.50%) Telecoms
16 13 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
17 12 (11.54%) Functional Testing
17 12 (11.54%) Open Source
18 10 (9.62%) Regression Testing
19 9 (8.65%) Retail

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 3 (2.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.92%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.96%) G Suite
1 1 (0.96%) Office 365
1 1 (0.96%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.96%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (0.96%) Cisco Wireless
1 1 (0.96%) Firewall
1 1 (0.96%) VLAN
1 1 (0.96%) VPN
1 1 (0.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.42%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 65 (62.50%) Selenium
2 32 (30.77%) Cucumber
3 20 (19.23%) WebDriver
4 13 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (7.69%) JMeter
5 8 (7.69%) SoapUI
6 7 (6.73%) JUnit
7 6 (5.77%) Calabash
8 5 (4.81%) Eclipse
8 5 (4.81%) HP UFT
8 5 (4.81%) JIRA
8 5 (4.81%) SpecFlow
9 4 (3.85%) Visual Studio
10 3 (2.88%) Ranorex
11 2 (1.92%) FitNesse
11 2 (1.92%) LoadRunner
11 2 (1.92%) NUnit
11 2 (1.92%) TestComplete
11 2 (1.92%) TestNG
12 1 (0.96%) Capybara
General
1 18 (17.31%) Finance
2 15 (14.42%) Banking
3 13 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 9 (8.65%) Retail
5 2 (1.92%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 54 (51.92%) Analyst
2 46 (44.23%) Test Analyst
3 24 (23.08%) Automation Test Analyst
4 22 (21.15%) Test Engineer
5 21 (20.19%) Test Automation Engineer
6 14 (13.46%) Tester
7 12 (11.54%) Automation Test Lead
7 12 (11.54%) QA Leader
7 12 (11.54%) Software Tester
8 10 (9.62%) QA Analyst
9 8 (7.69%) Manual Test Analyst
10 7 (6.73%) Manual Tester
10 7 (6.73%) Selenium Tester
10 7 (6.73%) Test Automation Manager
10 7 (6.73%) Test Leader
10 7 (6.73%) Test Manager
11 6 (5.77%) Automation Tester
11 6 (5.77%) Java Automation Tester
11 6 (5.77%) Selenium Automation Tester
12 5 (4.81%) QA Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (13.46%) .NET
2 8 (7.69%) Gherkin
3 3 (2.88%) RESTful
3 3 (2.88%) XML
3 3 (2.88%) XSD
4 1 (0.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.73%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.88%) Virtual Team
4 1 (0.96%) Fintech
4 1 (0.96%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (67.31%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (29.81%) Test Scripting
3 26 (25.00%) BDD
4 24 (23.08%) Software Testing
5 23 (22.12%) Manual Testing
5 23 (22.12%) TDD
6 21 (20.19%) Automated Testing
7 18 (17.31%) Scrum
8 15 (14.42%) Project Management
9 12 (11.54%) Functional Testing
9 12 (11.54%) Open Source
10 10 (9.62%) Regression Testing
11 9 (8.65%) Test Strategy
12 8 (7.69%) Performance Testing
12 8 (7.69%) Test Automation
13 7 (6.73%) SDLC
13 7 (6.73%) User Acceptance Testing
14 6 (5.77%) Web Testing
15 5 (4.81%) Integration Testing
15 5 (4.81%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (43.27%) Java
2 22 (21.15%) C#
2 22 (21.15%) SQL
3 20 (19.23%) Python
4 13 (12.50%) Perl
5 6 (5.77%) Ruby
6 1 (0.96%) C
6 1 (0.96%) C++
6 1 (0.96%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (36.54%) ISTQB
2 23 (22.12%) ISEB
3 8 (7.69%) Degree
4 4 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (43.27%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.92%) HP
3 1 (0.96%) Cisco
3 1 (0.96%) Google
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