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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 54 51 87
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +36
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 21 24 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.93% 3.39% 1.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.37% 4.26% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 14
Average salary £43,250 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.12% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £40,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,250 £36,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
624 564 738
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 87.15% 79.55% 86.93%
Number of salaries quoted 531 442 621
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
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 9 February 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
(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 -6 9 £45,000 - 2
Automated Testing
East Midlands

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 27 (56.25%) Manual Testing
2 26 (54.17%) Selenium
3 25 (52.08%) SAP
3 25 (52.08%) Finance
4 24 (50.00%) HP UFT
5 23 (47.92%) SDLC
6 22 (45.83%) Regression Testing
7 20 (41.67%) V-Model
7 20 (41.67%) Waterfall
8 19 (39.58%) User Acceptance Testing
8 19 (39.58%) NUnit
8 19 (39.58%) System Integration Testing
9 18 (37.50%) Integration Testing
10 15 (31.25%) QA
11 14 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (20.83%) Test Scripting
13 9 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
14 7 (14.58%) System Testing
14 7 (14.58%) BDD
14 7 (14.58%) Software Testing
14 7 (14.58%) CRM
15 6 (12.50%) Oracle
15 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
15 6 (12.50%) ISEB
15 6 (12.50%) Document Management
15 6 (12.50%) Retail
15 6 (12.50%) Test Planning
15 6 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
15 6 (12.50%) Performance Testing
16 5 (10.42%) Continuous Integration

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 5 (10.42%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (8.33%) Skype for Business
3 3 (6.25%) CMS
4 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.08%) Sage 200
2 1 (2.08%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (8.33%) Office 365
1 4 (8.33%) Yammer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (4.17%) MySQL
4 1 (2.08%) SAP BW
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (54.17%) Selenium
2 24 (50.00%) HP UFT
3 19 (39.58%) NUnit
4 9 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (8.33%) SpecFlow
5 4 (8.33%) WebDriver
6 3 (6.25%) Cucumber
6 3 (6.25%) Ranorex
General
1 25 (52.08%) Finance
2 6 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (2.08%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (52.08%) Analyst
2 23 (47.92%) Test Analyst
3 19 (39.58%) SAP Analyst
3 19 (39.58%) SAP Test Analyst
4 18 (37.50%) Integration Analyst
4 18 (37.50%) Integration Test Analyst
4 18 (37.50%) Systems Integration Analyst
5 7 (14.58%) Test Leader
5 7 (14.58%) Tester
6 6 (12.50%) QA Leader
7 4 (8.33%) Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Test Manager
8 3 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (6.25%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (6.25%) UI Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Web Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Web UI Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Junior Penetration Tester
9 2 (4.17%) Junior Software Tester
9 2 (4.17%) SAP Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.33%) COM
1 4 (8.33%) HTML
1 4 (8.33%) HTML5
2 3 (6.25%) Ajax
2 3 (6.25%) AngularJS
2 3 (6.25%) Backbone.js
2 3 (6.25%) CSS
2 3 (6.25%) CSS3
2 3 (6.25%) Gherkin
2 3 (6.25%) jQuery
2 3 (6.25%) JSON
2 3 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (6.25%) LESS
2 3 (6.25%) Sass
3 2 (4.17%) .NET
4 1 (2.08%) Silverlight
4 1 (2.08%) WCF
4 1 (2.08%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (4.17%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (56.25%) Manual Testing
2 23 (47.92%) SDLC
3 22 (45.83%) Regression Testing
4 20 (41.67%) V-Model
4 20 (41.67%) Waterfall
5 19 (39.58%) System Integration Testing
5 19 (39.58%) User Acceptance Testing
6 18 (37.50%) Integration Testing
7 14 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (20.83%) Test Scripting
9 7 (14.58%) BDD
9 7 (14.58%) CRM
9 7 (14.58%) Software Testing
9 7 (14.58%) System Testing
10 6 (12.50%) Document Management
10 6 (12.50%) Performance Testing
10 6 (12.50%) Test Planning
11 5 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (10.42%) OO
12 4 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.42%) C#
1 5 (10.42%) Java
2 4 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) ISEB
2 5 (10.42%) Degree
2 5 (10.42%) ISTQB
3 3 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (31.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (52.08%) SAP
2 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.50%) Oracle
3 4 (8.33%) Infor
3 4 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.08%) HP
4 1 (2.08%) Sage
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