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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Automation
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 35 49 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 30 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 7.46% 1.25% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.24% 1.46% -
Number of salaries quoted 30 5 0
Median salary £30,000 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
364 342 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 90.55% 85.50% 78.88%
Number of salaries quoted 352 301 248
Median salary £38,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.44% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £100,000
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 21 January 2017.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in Leicester

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 31 (83.78%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (62.16%) Software Engineering
2 23 (62.16%) QA
3 22 (59.46%) Retail
4 21 (56.76%) Mobile App
5 20 (54.05%) Selenium
5 20 (54.05%) JavaScript
5 20 (54.05%) Scrum
6 19 (51.35%) Java
6 19 (51.35%) Kanban
7 11 (29.73%) Continuous Delivery
8 10 (27.03%) Protractor
8 10 (27.03%) Cucumber
8 10 (27.03%) Apple iOS
8 10 (27.03%) Calabash
8 10 (27.03%) iOS Development
8 10 (27.03%) Capybara
9 9 (24.32%) Apple Swift
9 9 (24.32%) Data Structures
9 9 (24.32%) Objective-C
9 9 (24.32%) HTML
9 9 (24.32%) CSS
10 8 (21.62%) OO
11 7 (18.92%) User Experience
11 7 (18.92%) HTML5
11 7 (18.92%) Scala
11 7 (18.92%) QUnit
12 6 (16.22%) Ember.js
12 6 (16.22%) AngularJS
12 6 (16.22%) Social Media

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Google Play
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (54.05%) Selenium
2 10 (27.03%) Calabash
2 10 (27.03%) Capybara
2 10 (27.03%) Cucumber
2 10 (27.03%) Protractor
3 7 (18.92%) QUnit
4 2 (5.41%) NUnit
4 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (59.46%) Retail
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (48.65%) Developer
2 13 (35.14%) Analyst
3 9 (24.32%) iOS Developer
4 8 (21.62%) QA Analyst
4 8 (21.62%) Quality Analyst
4 8 (21.62%) Tester
5 7 (18.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 7 (18.92%) QA Tester
5 7 (18.92%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 7 (18.92%) Selenium Tester
6 6 (16.22%) HTML CSS Developer
6 6 (16.22%) HTML Developer
6 6 (16.22%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (13.51%) Junior
7 5 (13.51%) Junior Developer
7 5 (13.51%) Objective-C Developer
7 5 (13.51%) Test Analyst
8 3 (8.11%) Junior iOS Developer
9 2 (5.41%) Quality Engineer
9 2 (5.41%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (24.32%) CSS
1 9 (24.32%) HTML
2 7 (18.92%) HTML5
3 6 (16.22%) AngularJS
3 6 (16.22%) Backbone.js
3 6 (16.22%) CSS3
3 6 (16.22%) Ember.js
3 6 (16.22%) Node.js
3 6 (16.22%) React
4 2 (5.41%) .NET
4 2 (5.41%) .NET Framework
4 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET
4 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (5.41%) Classic ASP
4 2 (5.41%) JSON
4 2 (5.41%) REST
4 2 (5.41%) SOAP
4 2 (5.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (5.41%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (56.76%) Mobile App
2 9 (24.32%) Data Structures
3 7 (18.92%) User Experience
4 6 (16.22%) Social Media
5 1 (2.70%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.03%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.41%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (83.78%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (62.16%) Software Engineering
3 20 (54.05%) Scrum
4 19 (51.35%) Kanban
5 11 (29.73%) Continuous Delivery
6 10 (27.03%) iOS Development
7 8 (21.62%) OO
8 6 (16.22%) Test Scripting
8 6 (16.22%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (8.11%) Functional Testing
9 3 (8.11%) TDD
10 2 (5.41%) Android Development
10 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
10 2 (5.41%) Mobile Development
10 2 (5.41%) MVC
10 2 (5.41%) Requirements Analysis
10 2 (5.41%) SOA
10 2 (5.41%) Workflow
11 1 (2.70%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (54.05%) JavaScript
2 19 (51.35%) Java
3 9 (24.32%) Apple Swift
3 9 (24.32%) Objective-C
4 7 (18.92%) Scala
5 5 (13.51%) C#
6 2 (5.41%) SQL
6 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) ISEB
1 5 (13.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (62.16%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.70%) Google
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