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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Testing over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 151 153 177
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +24
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 22 22 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.70% 0.71% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 0.83% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 22 22 15
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £33,100 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £49,900 £40,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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
2715 2635 3188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 86.55% 84.56% 87.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2061 2168 2591
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automation Testing across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 13 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Testing within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +12 12 £35,000 -2.09% 2
Leicestershire - 7 £40,000 - 1
Northamptonshire -9 2 £35,750 +2.14%
Rutland - 1 £22,500 -
Automation Testing
England

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Midlands region citing Automation 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 Automation Testing.

1 34 (59.65%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (56.14%) Java
3 27 (47.37%) Selenium
4 25 (43.86%) ISTQB
5 24 (42.11%) C#
6 22 (38.60%) Finance
7 20 (35.09%) ISEB
8 19 (33.33%) BDD
9 17 (29.82%) HP UFT
10 16 (28.07%) Cucumber
10 16 (28.07%) QA
10 16 (28.07%) Web Testing
11 14 (24.56%) Test Automation
11 14 (24.56%) WebDriver
11 14 (24.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 12 (21.05%) Manual Testing
13 10 (17.54%) Gherkin
13 10 (17.54%) Eclipse
13 10 (17.54%) Software Testing
14 9 (15.79%) E-Commerce
14 9 (15.79%) Functional Testing
14 9 (15.79%) Web Development
15 8 (14.04%) SDLC
16 7 (12.28%) TDD
17 6 (10.53%) Agile Testing
17 6 (10.53%) Ranorex
17 6 (10.53%) IntelliJ
17 6 (10.53%) JavaScript
17 6 (10.53%) J2EE
18 5 (8.77%) HTML

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Midlands region citing Automation 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 Automation Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.75%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 27 (47.37%) Selenium
2 17 (29.82%) HP UFT
3 16 (28.07%) Cucumber
4 14 (24.56%) WebDriver
5 10 (17.54%) Eclipse
6 6 (10.53%) IntelliJ
6 6 (10.53%) Ranorex
7 1 (1.75%) Gatling
7 1 (1.75%) JIRA
7 1 (1.75%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (38.60%) Finance
2 5 (8.77%) Legal
3 2 (3.51%) Back Office
4 1 (1.75%) Electronics
4 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (40.35%) Tester
2 13 (22.81%) Analyst
2 13 (22.81%) Test Analyst
3 10 (17.54%) Automation Tester
4 9 (15.79%) Automation Engineer
5 8 (14.04%) Software Analyst
5 8 (14.04%) Software Test Analyst
5 8 (14.04%) Software Tester
6 7 (12.28%) Developer
7 6 (10.53%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 6 (10.53%) Test Automation Engineer
7 6 (10.53%) Test Engineer
8 5 (8.77%) C# Developer
8 5 (8.77%) Developer in Test
8 5 (8.77%) Java Developer
9 4 (7.02%) Automated Tester
9 4 (7.02%) Senior Penetration Tester
9 4 (7.02%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
9 4 (7.02%) Senior Test Engineer
9 4 (7.02%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.54%) Gherkin
2 6 (10.53%) J2EE
3 5 (8.77%) HTML
4 4 (7.02%) .NET
4 4 (7.02%) Web Services
5 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET
5 3 (5.26%) SOAP
6 1 (1.75%) Behat
6 1 (1.75%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.51%) User Experience
3 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.51%) Android
1 2 (3.51%) Apple iOS
1 2 (3.51%) Windows
2 1 (1.75%) Linux
2 1 (1.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (59.65%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (33.33%) BDD
3 16 (28.07%) Web Testing
4 14 (24.56%) Test Automation
5 12 (21.05%) Manual Testing
6 10 (17.54%) Software Testing
7 9 (15.79%) E-Commerce
7 9 (15.79%) Functional Testing
7 9 (15.79%) Web Development
8 8 (14.04%) SDLC
9 7 (12.28%) TDD
10 6 (10.53%) Agile Testing
11 5 (8.77%) Automated Testing
11 5 (8.77%) Electronic Trading
12 4 (7.02%) Keyword-Driven Testing
12 4 (7.02%) Scrum
12 4 (7.02%) Software Delivery
13 3 (5.26%) Integration Testing
13 3 (5.26%) Non-Functional Testing
13 3 (5.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (56.14%) Java
2 24 (42.11%) C#
3 6 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.51%) C
5 1 (1.75%) Scala
5 1 (1.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (43.86%) ISTQB
2 20 (35.09%) ISEB
3 14 (24.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (7.02%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (28.07%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (7.02%) HP
1 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.75%) SAP
2 1 (1.75%) Telerik
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