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

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 155 168 169
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +1
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 22 22 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.69% 0.60% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.70% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 15 21 30
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
2777 3122 3380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 87.38% 85.04% 87.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2253 2544 2739
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 -2 12 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Northamptonshire +15 4 - -
Leicestershire - 2 £55,000 -
Derbyshire +5 1 £35,000 +27.27% 2
Test Automation
England

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 26 (66.67%) QA
2 23 (58.97%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (48.72%) Java
4 13 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 13 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 13 (33.33%) Selenium
5 12 (30.77%) C#
5 12 (30.77%) .NET
6 10 (25.64%) HP UFT
7 9 (23.08%) Finance
7 9 (23.08%) Cucumber
7 9 (23.08%) Functional Testing
8 8 (20.51%) Gherkin
8 8 (20.51%) BDD
8 8 (20.51%) .NET Framework
8 8 (20.51%) Scrum
8 8 (20.51%) Web Services
8 8 (20.51%) Windows
8 8 (20.51%) Line Management
8 8 (20.51%) SDLC
9 7 (17.95%) Mentoring
9 7 (17.95%) Ranorex
9 7 (17.95%) DevOps
9 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
9 7 (17.95%) Release Management
9 7 (17.95%) Test Scripting
9 7 (17.95%) HP Quality Center
10 6 (15.38%) Load Testing
10 6 (15.38%) ISTQB
10 6 (15.38%) WebDriver

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) IaaS
1 2 (5.13%) PaaS
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (33.33%) Selenium
2 10 (25.64%) HP UFT
3 9 (23.08%) Cucumber
4 7 (17.95%) Ranorex
5 6 (15.38%) WebDriver
6 5 (12.82%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (10.26%) JUnit
7 4 (10.26%) SoapUI
8 3 (7.69%) Appium
8 3 (7.69%) JIRA
9 2 (5.13%) Ant
9 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
9 2 (5.13%) Grunt
9 2 (5.13%) Jenkins
9 2 (5.13%) Maven
9 2 (5.13%) TeamCity
9 2 (5.13%) TestDirector
General
1 9 (23.08%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Games
2 4 (10.26%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (7.69%) Retail
4 1 (2.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (17.95%) Developer
1 7 (17.95%) QA Manager
2 6 (15.38%) Developer in Test
3 5 (12.82%) QA Leader
3 5 (12.82%) Test Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Automation Tester
4 4 (10.26%) Consultant
4 4 (10.26%) Quality Manager
4 4 (10.26%) Software Manager
4 4 (10.26%) Software QA Manager
4 4 (10.26%) Test Automation Consultant
4 4 (10.26%) Test Consultant
4 4 (10.26%) Test Leader
4 4 (10.26%) Tester
5 3 (7.69%) Automation Test Lead
5 3 (7.69%) DevOps Specialist
5 3 (7.69%) QA Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) QA Test Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Test Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.77%) .NET
2 8 (20.51%) .NET Framework
2 8 (20.51%) Gherkin
2 8 (20.51%) Web Services
3 3 (7.69%) HTML
3 3 (7.69%) HTML5
4 2 (5.13%) AngularJS
4 2 (5.13%) Ext JS
4 2 (5.13%) jQuery
5 1 (2.56%) CSS
5 1 (2.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Computer Science
1 4 (10.26%) Mobile App
2 3 (7.69%) User Experience
3 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.51%) Windows
2 2 (5.13%) Android
2 2 (5.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (58.97%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 13 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 9 (23.08%) Functional Testing
4 8 (20.51%) BDD
4 8 (20.51%) Line Management
4 8 (20.51%) Scrum
4 8 (20.51%) SDLC
5 7 (17.95%) DevOps
5 7 (17.95%) Mentoring
5 7 (17.95%) Release Management
5 7 (17.95%) Test Scripting
6 6 (15.38%) Automation Testing
6 6 (15.38%) Load Testing
6 6 (15.38%) Software Testing
7 5 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (12.82%) Non-Functional Testing
7 5 (12.82%) OO
7 5 (12.82%) TDD
7 5 (12.82%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 19 (48.72%) Java
2 12 (30.77%) C#
3 6 (15.38%) Python
3 6 (15.38%) VB.NET
4 4 (10.26%) Scala
5 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.13%) Groovy
6 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) ISTQB
2 5 (12.82%) Degree
3 4 (10.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (5.13%) ISEB
5 1 (2.56%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (2.56%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (66.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (17.95%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.13%) SAP
2 2 (5.13%) Sencha
3 1 (2.56%) HP
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