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 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
Automated Testing
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank - 48 40
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 0 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester - 2.49% 4.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.91% 5.07%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 2
Median salary - £45,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%

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
363 344 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 90.52% 85.79% 78.93%
Number of salaries quoted 351 303 250
Median salary £38,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.44% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
1 5 (100.00%) QA
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
1 5 (100.00%) Usability Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 5 (100.00%) REST
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (100.00%) Issue Tracking
1 5 (100.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
2 3 (60.00%) WebDriver

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 5 (100.00%) JIRA
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
2 3 (60.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) QA Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) QA Test Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Issue Tracking
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 5 (100.00%) Usability Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA