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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 53 61 63
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 7 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.51% 0.26% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% 0.31% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 3
Average salary £32,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
385 320 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 82.97% 84.66% 77.97%
Number of salaries quoted 327 287 281
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £43,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 27 August 2014, 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 14 (66.67%) C++
1 14 (66.67%) Degree
1 14 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 13 (61.90%) ISEB
3 9 (42.86%) VHDL
3 9 (42.86%) Regression Testing
3 9 (42.86%) Firmware
3 9 (42.86%) Python
3 9 (42.86%) C
3 9 (42.86%) Integration Testing
3 9 (42.86%) Time Management
4 7 (33.33%) Windows
4 7 (33.33%) JIRA
5 6 (28.57%) QA
6 5 (23.81%) Electronics
6 5 (23.81%) Device Driver
6 5 (23.81%) Perforce
6 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
6 5 (23.81%) C#
6 5 (23.81%) MFC
6 5 (23.81%) Visual Studio
6 5 (23.81%) OO
6 5 (23.81%) NUnit
6 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
7 3 (14.29%) Selenium
7 3 (14.29%) Web Usability
8 2 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
8 2 (9.52%) Automation Testing
8 2 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 2 (9.52%) Apache
1 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) MySQL
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) JIRA
2 5 (23.81%) Visual Studio
2 5 (23.81%) NUnit
3 3 (14.29%) Selenium
4 2 (9.52%) Toad
General
1 5 (23.81%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Software Engineer
2 9 (42.86%) Test Engineer
3 8 (38.10%) Software Test Engineer
3 8 (38.10%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 6 (28.57%) Analyst
4 6 (28.57%) Test Analyst
5 5 (23.81%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Web Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Web Test Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Test Leader
7 1 (4.76%) QA Leader
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Lead Test Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) MFC
2 2 (9.52%) Web Services
2 2 (9.52%) XML
2 2 (9.52%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Firmware
1 9 (42.86%) VHDL
2 5 (23.81%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Solaris
2 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 9 (42.86%) Integration Testing
2 9 (42.86%) Time Management
2 9 (42.86%) Regression Testing
3 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
3 5 (23.81%) OO
4 3 (14.29%) Web Usability
5 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
5 2 (9.52%) Automation Testing
5 2 (9.52%) CRM
5 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) V-Model
5 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) C++
2 9 (42.86%) C
2 9 (42.86%) Python
3 5 (23.81%) C#
4 2 (9.52%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (66.67%) Degree
2 13 (61.90%) ISEB
3 2 (9.52%) ISTQB
3 2 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
1 5 (23.81%) Perforce
2 2 (9.52%) VMware
2 2 (9.52%) HP
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) SAP
2 2 (9.52%) JBoss
Leicester, Leicestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 19 hours ago