The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 133 155 162
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +7
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 46 28 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.45% 0.80% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.62% 0.90% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 43 24 16
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Test Automation
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
2842 3109 3104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 89.40% 89.01% 85.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2259 2430 2660
Median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Test Automation
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Automation across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Test Automation
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 Test Automation within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 December 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 +4 24 £57,500 +53.33% 8
Leicestershire +5 15 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Northamptonshire +4 7 £50,000 +17.64%
Test Automation
England

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT jobs citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation.

1 85 (74.56%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (50.88%) Software Engineering
3 56 (49.12%) Java
4 54 (47.37%) QA
5 36 (31.58%) Scrum
6 33 (28.95%) Software Delivery
7 32 (28.07%) Mentoring
7 32 (28.07%) Finance
8 31 (27.19%) DevOps
9 30 (26.32%) SDLC
10 28 (24.56%) JavaScript
11 27 (23.68%) Continuous Integration
12 26 (22.81%) Selenium
12 26 (22.81%) TDD
13 25 (21.93%) Apple iOS
14 22 (19.30%) Jenkins
14 22 (19.30%) iOS Development
14 22 (19.30%) Automated Testing
15 21 (18.42%) C#
16 20 (17.54%) HTML
16 20 (17.54%) CSS
16 20 (17.54%) OO
16 20 (17.54%) Release Management
16 20 (17.54%) Git (software)
17 19 (16.67%) Functional Testing
17 19 (16.67%) MVC
18 18 (15.79%) Open Source
18 18 (15.79%) Cucumber
18 18 (15.79%) Android
19 17 (14.91%) HTML5

Test Automation
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 10 (8.77%) JBoss
2 8 (7.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (5.26%) ArcGIS
3 6 (5.26%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.88%) Confluence
4 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (4.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.75%) Slack
3 1 (0.88%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.02%) Internet
2 1 (0.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.77%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.02%) NoSQL
2 8 (7.02%) Relational Database
3 7 (6.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 7 (6.14%) MongoDB
3 7 (6.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (4.39%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (4.39%) SQL Server 2016
4 5 (4.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.63%) MySQL
6 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.75%) Redis
6 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.88%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.88%) CouchDB
7 1 (0.88%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 26 (22.81%) Selenium
2 22 (19.30%) Jenkins
3 20 (17.54%) Git (software)
4 18 (15.79%) Cucumber
5 14 (12.28%) JIRA
6 12 (10.53%) Ranorex
7 11 (9.65%) JUnit
8 8 (7.02%) Android Studio
8 8 (7.02%) Gradle
8 8 (7.02%) Xcode
9 7 (6.14%) Calabash
9 7 (6.14%) TestDirector
10 6 (5.26%) Visual Studio
11 5 (4.39%) MSTest
11 5 (4.39%) SpecFlow
12 3 (2.63%) Capybara
12 3 (2.63%) NUnit
12 3 (2.63%) Protractor
12 3 (2.63%) QUnit
12 3 (2.63%) WebDriver
General
1 32 (28.07%) Finance
2 8 (7.02%) Retail
3 5 (4.39%) Legal
4 3 (2.63%) Games
5 2 (1.75%) Publishing
6 1 (0.88%) Banking
6 1 (0.88%) Electronics
6 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.88%) Marketing
6 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (35.96%) Developer
2 25 (21.93%) Senior Developer
3 15 (13.16%) iOS Developer
4 14 (12.28%) Analyst
5 13 (11.40%) Technical Leader
6 11 (9.65%) Test Analyst
7 10 (8.77%) Tester
8 9 (7.89%) Java Developer
8 9 (7.89%) Lead Test Analyst
9 8 (7.02%) Android Developer
9 8 (7.02%) Lead DevOps
9 8 (7.02%) Senior Android Developer
9 8 (7.02%) Senior iOS Developer
10 7 (6.14%) Software Analyst
10 7 (6.14%) Software Test Analyst
10 7 (6.14%) Test Engineer
11 6 (5.26%) Development Analyst
11 6 (5.26%) QA Engineer
11 6 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
11 6 (5.26%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (17.54%) CSS
1 20 (17.54%) HTML
2 17 (14.91%) HTML5
3 13 (11.40%) SOAP
4 12 (10.53%) Java EE
5 11 (9.65%) XML
6 10 (8.77%) Hibernate
6 10 (8.77%) J2EE
6 10 (8.77%) JPA
6 10 (8.77%) RESTful
6 10 (8.77%) Spring
6 10 (8.77%) Spring MVC
6 10 (8.77%) Spring Web Flow
6 10 (8.77%) XHTML
7 9 (7.89%) .NET
8 7 (6.14%) ASP.NET
9 6 (5.26%) CSS3
9 6 (5.26%) Gherkin
10 5 (4.39%) MDX
11 4 (3.51%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.53%) Mobile App
2 8 (7.02%) RIA
2 8 (7.02%) User Experience
3 5 (4.39%) Data Structures
4 4 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.51%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.51%) Social Media
5 2 (1.75%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.88%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.88%) Fintech
6 1 (0.88%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.88%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 25 (21.93%) Apple iOS
2 18 (15.79%) Android
3 10 (8.77%) Linux
4 1 (0.88%) Unix
4 1 (0.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (74.56%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (50.88%) Software Engineering
3 36 (31.58%) Scrum
4 33 (28.95%) Software Delivery
5 32 (28.07%) Mentoring
6 31 (27.19%) DevOps
7 30 (26.32%) SDLC
8 27 (23.68%) Continuous Integration
9 26 (22.81%) TDD
10 22 (19.30%) Automated Testing
10 22 (19.30%) iOS Development
11 20 (17.54%) OO
11 20 (17.54%) Release Management
12 19 (16.67%) Functional Testing
12 19 (16.67%) MVC
13 18 (15.79%) Open Source
14 17 (14.91%) Line Management
15 15 (13.16%) Android Development
16 13 (11.40%) Coaching
17 12 (10.53%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 56 (49.12%) Java
2 28 (24.56%) JavaScript
3 21 (18.42%) C#
4 15 (13.16%) Objective-C
5 14 (12.28%) Apple Swift
6 9 (7.89%) SQL
7 8 (7.02%) Ruby
8 4 (3.51%) Scala
9 2 (1.75%) C++
9 2 (1.75%) ECMAScript
9 2 (1.75%) ES6
9 2 (1.75%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.88%) PHP
10 1 (0.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (11.40%) ISEB
2 11 (9.65%) Degree
3 9 (7.89%) ISTQB
4 8 (7.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (6.14%) ISEB Practitioner
5 7 (6.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (47.37%) QA
2 2 (1.75%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (0.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (7.89%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (8.77%) Oracle
2 7 (6.14%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.26%) IBM
4 2 (1.75%) Apple
5 1 (0.88%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.88%) Cognizant
5 1 (0.88%) HP
5 1 (0.88%) SAP
5 1 (0.88%) TOWER Software
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