The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 55 45 56
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +11
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 8 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.92% 2.85% 2.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.31% 3.23% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 15
Median salary £52,500 £32,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+61.53% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £21,850 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £41,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,063 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.15% +14.28%
Automated Testing
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
346 372 493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 82.97% 88.36% 88.67%
Number of salaries quoted 304 304 428
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 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicester region citing Automated Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Leicester region.

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Leicester

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Leicester

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT jobs citing Automated 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 8 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (58.33%) .NET
2 7 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 2 (16.67%) SAP
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) QA
4 2 (16.67%) V-Model
4 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
5 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
5 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (8.33%) Line Management
5 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (8.33%) SDLC
5 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (8.33%) Selenium
5 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Test Management
5 1 (8.33%) System Testing
5 1 (8.33%) NUnit
5 1 (8.33%) Retail
5 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
5 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
5 1 (8.33%) HP
5 1 (8.33%) ISEB
5 1 (8.33%) HP UFT

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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:

Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (8.33%) HP UFT
2 1 (8.33%) NUnit
2 1 (8.33%) Selenium
General
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Build Manager
1 4 (33.33%) Deployment Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Lead Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Team Leader
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Software Deployment Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Software Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Software Test Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Test Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Manager
4 1 (8.33%) QA Tester
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Software Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) V-Model
3 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Line Management
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
4 1 (8.33%) SDLC
4 1 (8.33%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (8.33%) System Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Test Management
4 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
4 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C#
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
1 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) HP