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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 49 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 11 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.71% 0.93% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.01% 1.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 0
Median salary £35,000 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
366 368 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 90.15% 85.58% 85.41%
Number of salaries quoted 349 326 281
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +1.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicester region citing Test Automation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in Leicester

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT jobs citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation.

1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 9 (56.25%) Java
4 8 (50.00%) Selenium
5 7 (43.75%) Scrum
6 6 (37.50%) Kanban
6 6 (37.50%) QA
6 6 (37.50%) Apple iOS
6 6 (37.50%) iOS Development
7 5 (31.25%) Apple Swift
7 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
7 5 (31.25%) Objective-C
8 4 (25.00%) HTML
8 4 (25.00%) CSS
8 4 (25.00%) Retail
8 4 (25.00%) Data Structures
9 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
9 3 (18.75%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (18.75%) TDD
9 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
9 3 (18.75%) C#
10 2 (12.50%) MVC
10 2 (12.50%) Workflow
10 2 (12.50%) Finance
10 2 (12.50%) Validation
10 2 (12.50%) SQL
10 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
10 2 (12.50%) .NET
10 2 (12.50%) SQL Server

Test Automation
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (12.50%) Calabash
2 2 (12.50%) Capybara
2 2 (12.50%) Cucumber
2 2 (12.50%) NUnit
2 2 (12.50%) Protractor
2 2 (12.50%) QUnit
2 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (25.00%) Retail
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) iOS Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Junior
3 3 (18.75%) Junior Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Tester
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Software Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) C# Software Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (12.50%) Junior iOS Developer
4 2 (12.50%) QA Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Quality Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Software Tester
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Tester
4 2 (12.50%) UAT Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Selenium Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) CSS
1 4 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
2 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (12.50%) Classic ASP
2 2 (12.50%) CSS3
2 2 (12.50%) HTML5
2 2 (12.50%) jQuery
2 2 (12.50%) JSON
2 2 (12.50%) REST
2 2 (12.50%) SOAP
2 2 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (12.50%) WCF
3 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
3 1 (6.25%) Backbone.js
3 1 (6.25%) Ember.js
3 1 (6.25%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
3 2 (12.50%) User Experience
4 1 (6.25%) Algorithms
4 1 (6.25%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Scrum
3 6 (37.50%) iOS Development
3 6 (37.50%) Kanban
4 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
5 3 (18.75%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (18.75%) TDD
5 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
5 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (12.50%) Functional Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 2 (12.50%) Mobile Development
6 2 (12.50%) MVC
6 2 (12.50%) Performance Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Scalability Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Stress Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Validation
6 2 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 9 (56.25%) Java
3 5 (31.25%) Apple Swift
3 5 (31.25%) Objective-C
4 3 (18.75%) C#
5 2 (12.50%) Scala
5 2 (12.50%) SQL
5 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) ISEB
1 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft