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

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 132 132 149
Rank change year-on-year
0 +17
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 43 54 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.36% 1.42% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.56% 1.60% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 40 48 34
Median salary £35,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,250 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
2763 3366 3114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 87.55% 88.21% 85.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2196 2745 2624
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,500
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 25 September 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 September 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 29 £37,500 -2.59% 2
Northamptonshire +11 7 £32,500 -
Derbyshire +31 6 £40,000 +33.33%
Leicestershire -10 3 £36,000 -0.68% 1
Lincolnshire - 2 £32,500 -
Automation Testing
England

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 46 (77.97%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (52.54%) Selenium
3 30 (50.85%) Java
4 29 (49.15%) ISEB
4 29 (49.15%) QA
4 29 (49.15%) ISTQB
5 19 (32.20%) Software Testing
6 18 (30.51%) Test Scripting
7 17 (28.81%) Automated Testing
8 16 (27.12%) JIRA
9 15 (25.42%) Cucumber
9 15 (25.42%) Scrum
10 12 (20.34%) BDD
10 12 (20.34%) Test Automation
10 12 (20.34%) SDLC
11 11 (18.64%) Degree
11 11 (18.64%) TDD
11 11 (18.64%) C#
12 10 (16.95%) Manual Testing
13 9 (15.25%) JavaScript
13 9 (15.25%) SQL
13 9 (15.25%) Finance
13 9 (15.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 8 (13.56%) WebDriver
15 7 (11.86%) Open Source
15 7 (11.86%) Integration Testing
15 7 (11.86%) Microsoft
15 7 (11.86%) PHP
15 7 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
16 6 (10.17%) Mentoring

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 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 31 (52.54%) Selenium
2 16 (27.12%) JIRA
3 15 (25.42%) Cucumber
4 8 (13.56%) WebDriver
5 6 (10.17%) Ranorex
6 5 (8.47%) Eclipse
6 5 (8.47%) Protractor
6 5 (8.47%) TestDirector
7 4 (6.78%) Calabash
8 2 (3.39%) Jenkins
8 2 (3.39%) JMeter
8 2 (3.39%) Maven
8 2 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.69%) CasperJS
9 1 (1.69%) Gatling
9 1 (1.69%) HP UFT
9 1 (1.69%) LoadRunner
9 1 (1.69%) TestComplete
9 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (15.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (37.29%) Tester
2 15 (25.42%) Automation Tester
3 14 (23.73%) Analyst
3 14 (23.73%) Test Analyst
4 13 (22.03%) Software Tester
5 10 (16.95%) Test Automation Engineer
6 9 (15.25%) Test Engineer
7 8 (13.56%) QA Engineer
8 7 (11.86%) Automation Test Analyst
9 6 (10.17%) Automation Engineer
9 6 (10.17%) QA Automation Engineer
9 6 (10.17%) Senior Test Engineer
10 5 (8.47%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
11 4 (6.78%) Selenium Tester
11 4 (6.78%) Systems Analyst
11 4 (6.78%) Systems Test Analyst
12 3 (5.08%) Developer
12 3 (5.08%) Java Automation Tester
12 3 (5.08%) QA Manager
12 3 (5.08%) Software QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.47%) Gherkin
2 4 (6.78%) .NET
2 4 (6.78%) LAMP
2 4 (6.78%) XML
3 3 (5.08%) XSD
4 2 (3.39%) REST
5 1 (1.69%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.69%) Ajax
5 1 (1.69%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (1.69%) CSS
5 1 (1.69%) HTML
5 1 (1.69%) jQuery
5 1 (1.69%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (1.69%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.47%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (6.78%) iPad
4 2 (3.39%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (3.39%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.69%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.78%) CentOS
1 4 (6.78%) Linux
1 4 (6.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (77.97%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (32.20%) Software Testing
3 18 (30.51%) Test Scripting
4 17 (28.81%) Automated Testing
5 15 (25.42%) Scrum
6 12 (20.34%) BDD
6 12 (20.34%) SDLC
6 12 (20.34%) Test Automation
7 11 (18.64%) TDD
8 10 (16.95%) Manual Testing
9 7 (11.86%) Integration Testing
9 7 (11.86%) Open Source
10 6 (10.17%) Functional Testing
10 6 (10.17%) Mentoring
10 6 (10.17%) Performance Testing
10 6 (10.17%) Regression Testing
11 5 (8.47%) Defect Management
11 5 (8.47%) Issue Tracking
11 5 (8.47%) Software Delivery
11 5 (8.47%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (50.85%) Java
2 11 (18.64%) C#
3 9 (15.25%) JavaScript
3 9 (15.25%) SQL
4 7 (11.86%) PHP
5 5 (8.47%) Python
6 4 (6.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 29 (49.15%) ISEB
1 29 (49.15%) ISTQB
2 11 (18.64%) Degree
3 9 (15.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (8.47%) ISEB Practitioner
4 5 (8.47%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (49.15%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (10.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (11.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.78%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.39%) IBM
4 1 (1.69%) SAP
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago