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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 68 46 59
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +13
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 10 28 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.46% 4.22% 2.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% 4.84% 3.32%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 15
Median salary £31,750 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.80% -10.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
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
614 579 602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 89.50% 87.33% 77.98%
Number of salaries quoted 556 478 497
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicestershire region citing Automated Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 4 December 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -13 4 £42,500 +4.93%
Loughborough -13 1 £47,500 +90.00%
Automated Testing
East Midlands

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT jobs citing Automated Testing 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 12 (52.17%) Selenium
2 10 (43.48%) Integration Testing
2 10 (43.48%) Manual Testing
2 10 (43.48%) Issue Tracking
3 9 (39.13%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (30.43%) Test Scripting
4 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (30.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (30.43%) QA
5 6 (26.09%) JIRA
5 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (26.09%) .NET
5 6 (26.09%) HP UFT
5 6 (26.09%) Finance
6 5 (21.74%) Scrum
6 5 (21.74%) SAP
6 5 (21.74%) Regression Testing
6 5 (21.74%) NUnit
6 5 (21.74%) V-Model
6 5 (21.74%) Usability Testing
6 5 (21.74%) Performance Testing
6 5 (21.74%) Cross-Browser Testing
6 5 (21.74%) Waterfall
6 5 (21.74%) REST
6 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (21.74%) System Integration Testing
6 5 (21.74%) SDLC
7 4 (17.39%) Logistics
8 3 (13.04%) WebDriver
9 2 (8.70%) Software Testing

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) CMS
1 1 (4.35%) WordPress
Development Applications
1 12 (52.17%) Selenium
2 7 (30.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (26.09%) HP UFT
3 6 (26.09%) JIRA
4 5 (21.74%) NUnit
5 3 (13.04%) WebDriver
6 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
6 1 (4.35%) Ranorex
6 1 (4.35%) Robot Framework
6 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Analyst
1 6 (26.09%) Tester
2 5 (21.74%) QA Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) QA Test Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) SAP Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) SAP Test Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Test Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Test Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Build Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Deployment Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Lead Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Team Leader
4 2 (8.70%) Software Deployment Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Software Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Software Tester
5 1 (4.35%) QA Leader
5 1 (4.35%) QA Test Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Software Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) .NET
2 5 (21.74%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Integration Testing
1 10 (43.48%) Issue Tracking
1 10 (43.48%) Manual Testing
2 9 (39.13%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (30.43%) Test Scripting
4 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (21.74%) Cross-Browser Testing
5 5 (21.74%) Performance Testing
5 5 (21.74%) Regression Testing
5 5 (21.74%) Scrum
5 5 (21.74%) SDLC
5 5 (21.74%) System Integration Testing
5 5 (21.74%) Usability Testing
5 5 (21.74%) V-Model
5 5 (21.74%) Waterfall
6 4 (17.39%) Logistics
7 2 (8.70%) Software Testing
8 1 (4.35%) Non-Functional Testing
8 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) PHP
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
1 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (30.43%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) SAP