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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 60 43 49
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +6
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 3 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.68% 3.75% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 4.07% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 6
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
385 369 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 86.71% 92.25% 90.63%
Number of salaries quoted 349 294 307
Median salary £42,500 £39,000 £43,401
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -10.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (50.00%) .NET
3 6 (42.86%) Test Scripting
4 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (28.57%) QA
5 4 (28.57%) Manual Testing
6 3 (21.43%) REST
6 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (21.43%) Issue Tracking
6 3 (21.43%) Cross-Browser Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Selenium
6 3 (21.43%) Usability Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Performance Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Integration Testing
6 3 (21.43%) JIRA
6 3 (21.43%) Scrum
7 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
8 1 (7.14%) Automation Testing
8 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (7.14%) Line Management
8 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
8 1 (7.14%) System Testing
8 1 (7.14%) V-Model
8 1 (7.14%) WebDriver
8 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
8 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
8 1 (7.14%) C#
8 1 (7.14%) SQL

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 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (21.43%) JIRA
2 3 (21.43%) Selenium
3 1 (7.14%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Test Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Build Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Deployment Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Lead Developer
3 3 (21.43%) QA Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) QA Test Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Team Leader
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Software Deployment Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Software Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Manager
5 1 (7.14%) QA Tester
5 1 (7.14%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) SAP Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Software Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (21.43%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (42.86%) Test Scripting
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (28.57%) Manual Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Cross-Browser Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Integration Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Issue Tracking
5 3 (21.43%) Performance Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Scrum
5 3 (21.43%) Usability Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (7.14%) Automation Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Line Management
7 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
7 1 (7.14%) System Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
7 1 (7.14%) V-Model
7 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C#
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ISEB
1 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
1 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) SAP
Leicester, Leicestershire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus + flexibility
Posted: 10 hours ago