The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Automation
Rank - 79 56
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 0 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester - 0.18% 1.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.22% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 6
Average salary - £22,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
Test Automation
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
313 460 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 77.48% 81.85% 79.38%
Number of salaries quoted 247 353 277
Average salary £42,000 £38,000 £37,300
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Leicester