The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire 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 51 74 80
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +6
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 28 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.27% 1.29% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.86% 1.60% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 27 8 6
Average salary £34,000 £36,250 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.20% +7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £28,550 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,800 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
Automated Testing
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicestershire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
726 561 630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 84.71% 80.37% 77.78%
Number of salaries quoted 615 501 524
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £49,000 £46,000
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 Leicestershire

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

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Leicestershire region.

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Automated Testing
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +8 7 £32,000 - 1
Lutterworth - 7 £32,500 -
Ashby-de-la-Zouch +1 1 - -
Automated Testing
East Midlands

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 53 (84.13%) Degree
2 47 (74.60%) Windows
3 39 (61.90%) SQL
3 39 (61.90%) Windows XP
3 39 (61.90%) Windows Server 2003
3 39 (61.90%) Windows Vista
3 39 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (61.90%) Mobile App
3 39 (61.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (46.03%) Software Testing
5 24 (38.10%) TickIT
5 24 (38.10%) Identity Management
5 24 (38.10%) Finance
5 24 (38.10%) Biometrics
5 24 (38.10%) Smartcard
5 24 (38.10%) ISO 9001
5 24 (38.10%) Cyber Security
6 15 (23.81%) Manual Testing
6 15 (23.81%) C++
7 14 (22.22%) ISEB
8 10 (15.87%) C
8 10 (15.87%) Time Management
9 9 (14.29%) Python
9 9 (14.29%) Firmware
9 9 (14.29%) Regression Testing
9 9 (14.29%) VHDL
9 9 (14.29%) Integration Testing
10 8 (12.70%) JIRA
10 8 (12.70%) QA
11 6 (9.52%) Software Engineering

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (3.17%) Apache
1 2 (3.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.17%) MySQL
1 2 (3.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (12.70%) JIRA
2 5 (7.94%) Visual Studio
2 5 (7.94%) NUnit
3 4 (6.35%) Selenium
4 2 (3.17%) Toad
5 1 (1.59%) WebDriver
General
1 24 (38.10%) Finance
2 5 (7.94%) Electronics
3 2 (3.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 33 (52.38%) Test Engineer
2 15 (23.81%) Tester
3 13 (20.63%) Software Engineer
4 9 (14.29%) Analyst
4 9 (14.29%) Test Analyst
5 8 (12.70%) Software Test Engineer
5 8 (12.70%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (3.17%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (3.17%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (3.17%) Web Analyst
7 2 (3.17%) Web Test Analyst
8 1 (1.59%) Test Leader
8 1 (1.59%) QA Leader
8 1 (1.59%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 1 (1.59%) Lead Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.94%) MFC
2 4 (6.35%) Web Services
3 2 (3.17%) XML
3 2 (3.17%) HTML
4 1 (1.59%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 39 (61.90%) Mobile App
2 24 (38.10%) Biometrics
2 24 (38.10%) Smartcard
3 9 (14.29%) Firmware
3 9 (14.29%) VHDL
4 5 (7.94%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.59%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 47 (74.60%) Windows
2 39 (61.90%) Windows XP
2 39 (61.90%) Windows Server 2003
2 39 (61.90%) Windows Vista
2 39 (61.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.17%) Solaris
3 2 (3.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (46.03%) Software Testing
3 24 (38.10%) Identity Management
3 24 (38.10%) Cyber Security
4 15 (23.81%) Manual Testing
5 10 (15.87%) Time Management
6 9 (14.29%) Integration Testing
6 9 (14.29%) Regression Testing
7 6 (9.52%) Software Engineering
8 5 (7.94%) OO
8 5 (7.94%) Web Usability
9 3 (4.76%) Automation Testing
10 2 (3.17%) Waterfall
10 2 (3.17%) CRM
10 2 (3.17%) Business Analysis
10 2 (3.17%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (3.17%) Web Testing
10 2 (3.17%) V-Model
11 1 (1.59%) System Testing
11 1 (1.59%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 39 (61.90%) SQL
2 15 (23.81%) C++
3 10 (15.87%) C
4 9 (14.29%) Python
5 6 (9.52%) C#
6 2 (3.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 53 (84.13%) Degree
2 14 (22.22%) ISEB
3 3 (4.76%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (38.10%) ISO 9001
1 24 (38.10%) TickIT
2 8 (12.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.94%) Perforce
3 3 (4.76%) HP
4 2 (3.17%) Oracle
4 2 (3.17%) SAP
4 2 (3.17%) JBoss
4 2 (3.17%) VMware
Leicester, Leicestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 23 hours ago