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

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Automation
England / East Midlands
Rank 72 155 154
Rank change year-on-year
+83 -1
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 90 15 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.16% 0.47% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.62% 0.54% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 82 11 18
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £53,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
2489 2779 2739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 87.30% 87.50% 86.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1992 2127 2227
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%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 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
Leicestershire +28 44 £30,000 -40.00% 1
Nottinghamshire +17 29 £45,000 - 6
Northamptonshire - 17 £34,500 - 1
Test Automation
England

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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.

1 115 (85.82%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (56.72%) Software Engineering
3 74 (55.22%) Java
4 63 (47.01%) QA
5 62 (46.27%) Selenium
6 53 (39.55%) Scrum
7 45 (33.58%) Retail
8 42 (31.34%) Finance
8 42 (31.34%) Cucumber
9 40 (29.85%) Mobile App
9 40 (29.85%) OO
10 36 (26.87%) Kanban
11 35 (26.12%) JavaScript
12 28 (20.90%) C#
13 27 (20.15%) HTML
13 27 (20.15%) CSS
14 26 (19.40%) Continuous Delivery
15 25 (18.66%) Apple iOS
15 25 (18.66%) TDD
16 23 (17.16%) Continuous Integration
16 23 (17.16%) Mentoring
16 23 (17.16%) iOS Development
17 21 (15.67%) Git (software)
17 21 (15.67%) WebDriver
18 19 (14.18%) Objective-C
18 19 (14.18%) OOP
18 19 (14.18%) Apple Swift
19 18 (13.43%) Jenkins
19 18 (13.43%) HTML5
19 18 (13.43%) Android

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 5 (3.73%) JBoss
2 4 (2.99%) ArcGIS
2 4 (2.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (2.99%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (4.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.49%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.46%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.99%) Google Play
4 2 (1.49%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.49%) OpenShift
4 2 (1.49%) SaaS
5 1 (0.75%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.99%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.22%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.48%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (4.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 6 (4.48%) SQL Server 2016
2 6 (4.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (4.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (2.99%) MongoDB
3 4 (2.99%) NoSQL
3 4 (2.99%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.49%) MySQL
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.75%) Redis
Development Applications
1 62 (46.27%) Selenium
2 42 (31.34%) Cucumber
3 21 (15.67%) Git (software)
3 21 (15.67%) WebDriver
4 18 (13.43%) Jenkins
5 17 (12.69%) Calabash
6 14 (10.45%) JUnit
7 12 (8.96%) Capybara
7 12 (8.96%) Protractor
7 12 (8.96%) QUnit
8 9 (6.72%) SpecFlow
9 8 (5.97%) Android Studio
9 8 (5.97%) Gradle
9 8 (5.97%) Xcode
10 7 (5.22%) JIRA
10 7 (5.22%) JMeter
10 7 (5.22%) NUnit
10 7 (5.22%) SoapUI
11 6 (4.48%) MSTest
11 6 (4.48%) TestNG
General
1 45 (33.58%) Retail
2 42 (31.34%) Finance
3 6 (4.48%) Legal
4 5 (3.73%) Banking
5 2 (1.49%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (1.49%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 64 (47.76%) Developer
2 29 (21.64%) Analyst
3 23 (17.16%) Senior Developer
4 20 (14.93%) Test Engineer
5 19 (14.18%) iOS Developer
6 16 (11.94%) Test Analyst
6 16 (11.94%) Tester
7 15 (11.19%) QA Analyst
8 14 (10.45%) Software Test Engineer
9 12 (8.96%) Android Developer
9 12 (8.96%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 12 (8.96%) Junior
10 11 (8.21%) HTML CSS Developer
10 11 (8.21%) HTML Developer
10 11 (8.21%) JavaScript Developer
10 11 (8.21%) Selenium Tester
11 10 (7.46%) Developer in Test
11 10 (7.46%) Quality Analyst
11 10 (7.46%) Software Developer
12 9 (6.72%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (20.15%) CSS
1 27 (20.15%) HTML
2 18 (13.43%) HTML5
3 11 (8.21%) AngularJS
3 11 (8.21%) Backbone.js
3 11 (8.21%) Ember.js
3 11 (8.21%) Node.js
3 11 (8.21%) React
4 9 (6.72%) RESTful
5 8 (5.97%) XML
6 7 (5.22%) CSS3
7 6 (4.48%) Gherkin
7 6 (4.48%) MDX
8 5 (3.73%) Hibernate
8 5 (3.73%) J2EE
8 5 (3.73%) Java EE
8 5 (3.73%) JPA
8 5 (3.73%) SOAP
8 5 (3.73%) Spring
8 5 (3.73%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 40 (29.85%) Mobile App
2 14 (10.45%) Data Structures
3 12 (8.96%) User Experience
4 11 (8.21%) Social Media
5 6 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.48%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.99%) RIA
7 2 (1.49%) EPoS
8 1 (0.75%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.75%) Fintech
8 1 (0.75%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 25 (18.66%) Apple iOS
2 18 (13.43%) Android
3 5 (3.73%) Linux
4 3 (2.24%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (85.82%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (56.72%) Software Engineering
3 53 (39.55%) Scrum
4 40 (29.85%) OO
5 36 (26.87%) Kanban
6 26 (19.40%) Continuous Delivery
7 25 (18.66%) TDD
8 23 (17.16%) Continuous Integration
8 23 (17.16%) iOS Development
8 23 (17.16%) Mentoring
9 19 (14.18%) OOP
10 17 (12.69%) Automated Testing
11 16 (11.94%) Android Development
11 16 (11.94%) BDD
11 16 (11.94%) DevOps
12 15 (11.19%) Test Scripting
12 15 (11.19%) User Acceptance Testing
13 12 (8.96%) Open Source
13 12 (8.96%) Software Delivery
14 11 (8.21%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 74 (55.22%) Java
2 35 (26.12%) JavaScript
3 28 (20.90%) C#
4 19 (14.18%) Apple Swift
4 19 (14.18%) Objective-C
5 14 (10.45%) Ruby
6 12 (8.96%) Scala
7 8 (5.97%) SQL
8 1 (0.75%) C
8 1 (0.75%) C++
8 1 (0.75%) ECMAScript
8 1 (0.75%) ES6
8 1 (0.75%) Perl
8 1 (0.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (5.97%) Degree
1 8 (5.97%) ISEB
2 6 (4.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (1.49%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (47.01%) QA
2 5 (3.73%) SDET
3 1 (0.75%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (3.73%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (4.48%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (3.73%) Puppet
3 2 (1.49%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.49%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (4.48%) Google
1 6 (4.48%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.73%) Oracle
3 4 (2.99%) IBM
4 1 (0.75%) Apple
4 1 (0.75%) TOWER Software
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: Competitive Salary plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Amazing Benefit Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Newstead Village, Nottinghamshire
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 11 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Mindera
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + pension, healthcare & Bonus (company perform
Posted: 22 days ago
Nottingham
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Home based with travel to Nottingham
Northgate Public Services
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 10 days ago
Northamptonshire
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £27800 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago