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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Automation
England / East Midlands
Rank 99 155 156
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +1
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 66 19 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.31% 0.59% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.62% 0.67% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 62 17 16
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £37,500 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,200 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.79% +4.37%

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
2517 2842 2722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 88.13% 88.18% 85.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2064 2168 2263
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £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 22 January 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 22 January 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 +21 30 £30,000 -40.00% 4
Nottinghamshire +4 20 £45,000 +2.85% 2
Northamptonshire +11 16 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Test Automation
England

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 January 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.

1 110 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (53.03%) Java
3 67 (50.76%) Software Engineering
4 53 (40.15%) Scrum
5 51 (38.64%) QA
6 42 (31.82%) Selenium
7 41 (31.06%) Finance
8 37 (28.03%) JavaScript
9 35 (26.52%) OO
10 33 (25.00%) TDD
10 33 (25.00%) Cucumber
11 32 (24.24%) Mentoring
12 30 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
13 29 (21.97%) Apple iOS
13 29 (21.97%) Software Delivery
14 28 (21.21%) CSS
14 28 (21.21%) HTML
15 27 (20.45%) Retail
15 27 (20.45%) Mobile App
15 27 (20.45%) DevOps
16 26 (19.70%) iOS Development
17 24 (18.18%) C#
18 23 (17.42%) Kanban
19 22 (16.67%) Open Source
20 21 (15.91%) HTML5
21 20 (15.15%) Jenkins
21 20 (15.15%) Android
21 20 (15.15%) Git (software)
21 20 (15.15%) SDLC
22 19 (14.39%) Automated Testing

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 11 (8.33%) JBoss
2 9 (6.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 7 (5.30%) ArcGIS
3 7 (5.30%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.52%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.30%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.52%) Slack
4 1 (0.76%) Google Play
4 1 (0.76%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.82%) NoSQL
2 9 (6.82%) Relational Database
3 8 (6.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 8 (6.06%) MongoDB
3 8 (6.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (4.55%) SQL Server 2016
4 6 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.27%) MySQL
6 2 (1.52%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.52%) Redis
6 2 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.76%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.76%) CouchDB
7 1 (0.76%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 42 (31.82%) Selenium
2 33 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 20 (15.15%) Git (software)
3 20 (15.15%) Jenkins
4 14 (10.61%) Calabash
5 12 (9.09%) JUnit
6 11 (8.33%) WebDriver
7 10 (7.58%) Capybara
7 10 (7.58%) Protractor
8 8 (6.06%) Android Studio
8 8 (6.06%) Gradle
8 8 (6.06%) Xcode
9 7 (5.30%) NUnit
9 7 (5.30%) QUnit
10 6 (4.55%) JIRA
10 6 (4.55%) MSTest
10 6 (4.55%) Ranorex
10 6 (4.55%) SpecFlow
11 5 (3.79%) Visual Studio
12 4 (3.03%) JMeter
General
1 41 (31.06%) Finance
2 27 (20.45%) Retail
3 6 (4.55%) Legal
4 4 (3.03%) Banking
5 2 (1.52%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (1.52%) Games
5 2 (1.52%) Publishing
6 1 (0.76%) Electronics
6 1 (0.76%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.76%) Marketing
6 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 55 (41.67%) Developer
2 26 (19.70%) Senior Developer
3 23 (17.42%) Analyst
4 18 (13.64%) iOS Developer
5 14 (10.61%) Tester
6 13 (9.85%) Technical Leader
6 13 (9.85%) Test Analyst
7 12 (9.09%) Test Engineer
8 10 (7.58%) Java Developer
9 9 (6.82%) Android Developer
9 9 (6.82%) Selenium Tester
10 8 (6.06%) QA Analyst
10 8 (6.06%) QA Tester
10 8 (6.06%) Quality Analyst
10 8 (6.06%) Senior Android Developer
10 8 (6.06%) Senior iOS Developer
11 7 (5.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 7 (5.30%) Senior Java Developer
11 7 (5.30%) Software Analyst
11 7 (5.30%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (21.21%) CSS
1 28 (21.21%) HTML
2 21 (15.91%) HTML5
3 14 (10.61%) SOAP
4 13 (9.85%) Java EE
4 13 (9.85%) XML
5 11 (8.33%) Hibernate
5 11 (8.33%) J2EE
5 11 (8.33%) JPA
5 11 (8.33%) RESTful
5 11 (8.33%) Spring
5 11 (8.33%) Spring MVC
5 11 (8.33%) Spring Web Flow
5 11 (8.33%) XHTML
6 9 (6.82%) .NET
6 9 (6.82%) CSS3
7 7 (5.30%) AngularJS
7 7 (5.30%) React
8 6 (4.55%) ASP.NET
8 6 (4.55%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 27 (20.45%) Mobile App
2 11 (8.33%) User Experience
3 9 (6.82%) Data Structures
3 9 (6.82%) RIA
4 8 (6.06%) Social Media
5 7 (5.30%) Computer Science
6 6 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.52%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.76%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.76%) EPoS
8 1 (0.76%) Fintech
8 1 (0.76%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.76%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 29 (21.97%) Apple iOS
2 20 (15.15%) Android
3 11 (8.33%) Linux
4 2 (1.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (50.76%) Software Engineering
3 53 (40.15%) Scrum
4 35 (26.52%) OO
5 33 (25.00%) TDD
6 32 (24.24%) Mentoring
7 30 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
8 29 (21.97%) Software Delivery
9 27 (20.45%) DevOps
10 26 (19.70%) iOS Development
11 23 (17.42%) Kanban
12 22 (16.67%) Open Source
13 20 (15.15%) SDLC
14 19 (14.39%) Automated Testing
14 19 (14.39%) MVC
15 18 (13.64%) Continuous Delivery
15 18 (13.64%) OOP
16 17 (12.88%) Android Development
17 15 (11.36%) Release Management
18 13 (9.85%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 70 (53.03%) Java
2 37 (28.03%) JavaScript
3 24 (18.18%) C#
4 18 (13.64%) Objective-C
5 17 (12.88%) Apple Swift
6 14 (10.61%) Ruby
7 11 (8.33%) SQL
8 7 (5.30%) Scala
9 3 (2.27%) C++
10 2 (1.52%) ECMAScript
10 2 (1.52%) ES6
10 2 (1.52%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.76%) C
11 1 (0.76%) Perl
11 1 (0.76%) PHP
11 1 (0.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (8.33%) ISEB
2 7 (5.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (4.55%) Degree
4 4 (3.03%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.76%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.76%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (38.64%) QA
2 5 (3.79%) SDET
3 1 (0.76%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (2.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (5.30%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (3.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (8.33%) Oracle
2 8 (6.06%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.30%) IBM
4 2 (1.52%) Apple
5 1 (0.76%) Cognizant
5 1 (0.76%) Google
5 1 (0.76%) HP
5 1 (0.76%) SAP
5 1 (0.76%) TOWER Software
Leicestershire
Nationwide People Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Northamptonshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicestershire
zubito Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicestershire
zubito Ltd
Salary: a load of fun
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Mindera
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + pension, healthcare & Bonus (company perform
Posted: 16 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Great Benefit Package
Posted: 19 days ago