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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 46 39 79
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +40
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 9 16 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.31% 4.05% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.68% 5.11% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 3
Average salary £45,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
336 313 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 86.38% 79.24% 87.32%
Number of salaries quoted 294 254 390
Average salary £45,000 £41,316 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.91% +3.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £50,776 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicester region citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Automated Testing.

1 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (61.90%) QA
2 9 (42.86%) Test Scripting
2 9 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (33.33%) System Testing
4 6 (28.57%) Performance Testing
4 6 (28.57%) Document Management
4 6 (28.57%) Oracle
4 6 (28.57%) SAP
4 6 (28.57%) CRM
4 6 (28.57%) Manual Testing
4 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (23.81%) SDLC
5 5 (23.81%) BDD
5 5 (23.81%) Finance
5 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
5 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
5 5 (23.81%) Retail
6 4 (19.05%) Data Management
6 4 (19.05%) Quality Management
6 4 (19.05%) Regression Testing
6 4 (19.05%) Software Testing
6 4 (19.05%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
6 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (19.05%) Infor
6 4 (19.05%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (19.05%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
6 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicester region citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (19.05%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
1 4 (19.05%) Skype for Business
2 3 (14.29%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (19.05%) Office 365
1 4 (19.05%) Yammer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle Reports
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (19.05%) SpecFlow
3 2 (9.52%) HP UFT
3 2 (9.52%) Selenium
4 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.76%) NUnit
4 1 (4.76%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
1 5 (23.81%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Analyst
1 6 (28.57%) QA Leader
1 6 (28.57%) Test Leader
2 4 (19.05%) Test Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Test Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (14.29%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (14.29%) UI Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Web Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Web UI Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Tester
5 1 (4.76%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Deployment Manager
5 1 (4.76%) QA Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) QA Tester
5 1 (4.76%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) SAP Test Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) SAP Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) COM
2 3 (14.29%) Ajax
2 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 3 (14.29%) Backbone.js
2 3 (14.29%) CSS
2 3 (14.29%) CSS3
2 3 (14.29%) HTML
2 3 (14.29%) HTML5
2 3 (14.29%) jQuery
2 3 (14.29%) JSON
2 3 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (14.29%) LESS
2 3 (14.29%) Sass
3 1 (4.76%) .NET
3 1 (4.76%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) Test Scripting
3 7 (33.33%) System Testing
4 6 (28.57%) CRM
4 6 (28.57%) Document Management
4 6 (28.57%) Manual Testing
4 6 (28.57%) Performance Testing
5 5 (23.81%) BDD
5 5 (23.81%) SDLC
6 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (19.05%) Case Management
6 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (19.05%) Line Management
6 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
6 4 (19.05%) OO
6 4 (19.05%) Quality Management
6 4 (19.05%) Regression Testing
6 4 (19.05%) Technical Analysis
6 4 (19.05%) Test Planning
6 4 (19.05%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 2 (9.52%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) ISEB
2 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (61.90%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Oracle
1 6 (28.57%) SAP
2 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
3 4 (19.05%) Infor
3 4 (19.05%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.76%) HP
Leicester, Leicestershire
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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