The table below looks at the statistics for Automation Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Testing over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Testing
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 61 66 73
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 14 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.16% 1.19% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.38% 1.37% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 1
Median salary £35,000 £43,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +9.37%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.88% -4.66%

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
589 584 544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 90.76% 87.16% 77.49%
Number of salaries quoted 534 490 434
Median salary £40,000 £43,835 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.74% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicestershire region citing Automation Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automation Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Automation Testing
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Automation Testing Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Automation Testing
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Testing across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Automation Testing Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Automation 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 Automation Testing within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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 -2 10 £35,000 -28.57%
Loughborough - 3 £35,000 - 1
Automation Testing
East Midlands

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing Automation 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 Automation Testing.

1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (81.25%) Selenium
3 11 (68.75%) Scrum
4 10 (62.50%) Java
4 10 (62.50%) Test Scripting
4 10 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (56.25%) Manual Testing
6 8 (50.00%) C#
7 7 (43.75%) Regression Testing
7 7 (43.75%) QA
8 3 (18.75%) Cucumber
8 3 (18.75%) ISTQB
8 3 (18.75%) Calabash
9 2 (12.50%) API Testing
9 2 (12.50%) Exploratory Testing
9 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
9 2 (12.50%) Finance
9 2 (12.50%) WebDriver
9 2 (12.50%) Functional Testing
9 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
10 1 (6.25%) JIRA
10 1 (6.25%) Web Testing
10 1 (6.25%) Test Management
10 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
10 1 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (6.25%) Non-Functional Testing
10 1 (6.25%) Capybara
10 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (6.25%) Robot Framework
10 1 (6.25%) System Integration Testing

Automation 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:

Development Applications
1 13 (81.25%) Selenium
2 10 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (18.75%) Calabash
3 3 (18.75%) Cucumber
4 2 (12.50%) WebDriver
5 1 (6.25%) Capybara
5 1 (6.25%) HP UFT
5 1 (6.25%) JIRA
5 1 (6.25%) Protractor
5 1 (6.25%) Ranorex
5 1 (6.25%) Robot Framework
5 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Tester
2 7 (43.75%) Manual Tester
2 7 (43.75%) Selenium Tester
2 7 (43.75%) Software Tester
3 6 (37.50%) Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) Automation Tester
3 6 (37.50%) Java Automation Tester
3 6 (37.50%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 5 (31.25%) Test Analyst
5 4 (25.00%) Web Tester
6 3 (18.75%) QA Analyst
6 3 (18.75%) Test Engineer
6 3 (18.75%) Web Automation Tester
7 2 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (12.50%) QA Automation Analyst
7 2 (12.50%) QA Leader
7 2 (12.50%) QA Test Analyst
7 2 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
8 1 (6.25%) Lead Tester
8 1 (6.25%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Gherkin
1 1 (6.25%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.25%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (68.75%) Scrum
3 10 (62.50%) Test Scripting
4 9 (56.25%) Manual Testing
5 7 (43.75%) Regression Testing
6 2 (12.50%) API Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Exploratory Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Functional Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
7 1 (6.25%) BDD
7 1 (6.25%) Defect Tracking
7 1 (6.25%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (6.25%) System Integration Testing
7 1 (6.25%) TDD
7 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
7 1 (6.25%) Test Management
7 1 (6.25%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) Java
2 8 (50.00%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday