The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 62 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 15 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.16% 0.77% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.39% 0.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 0
Median salary £35,000 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Test Automation
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
627 565 594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 90.35% 87.06% 77.65%
Number of salaries quoted 567 468 491
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 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Test Automation
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Automation within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 8 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 +7 15 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Test Automation
East Midlands

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (55.00%) Java
4 10 (50.00%) Selenium
5 9 (45.00%) Scrum
5 9 (45.00%) QA
6 8 (40.00%) Kanban
6 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
7 7 (35.00%) Retail
7 7 (35.00%) Apple iOS
7 7 (35.00%) iOS Development
8 6 (30.00%) Mobile App
8 6 (30.00%) Apple Swift
8 6 (30.00%) Objective-C
9 5 (25.00%) HTML
9 5 (25.00%) CSS
9 5 (25.00%) Data Structures
10 4 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (20.00%) Test Scripting
10 4 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (15.00%) Scala
11 3 (15.00%) TDD
11 3 (15.00%) C#
11 3 (15.00%) User Experience
11 3 (15.00%) Calabash
11 3 (15.00%) CSS3
11 3 (15.00%) QUnit
11 3 (15.00%) Capybara
11 3 (15.00%) Cucumber
11 3 (15.00%) HTML5

Test Automation
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (50.00%) Selenium
2 3 (15.00%) Calabash
2 3 (15.00%) Capybara
2 3 (15.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (15.00%) Protractor
2 3 (15.00%) QUnit
3 2 (10.00%) NUnit
3 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (35.00%) Retail
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) iOS Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Junior
4 4 (20.00%) Junior Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Tester
5 3 (15.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (15.00%) Junior iOS Developer
5 3 (15.00%) QA Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Quality Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) .NET Software Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) HTML CSS Developer
6 2 (10.00%) HTML Developer
6 2 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Objective-C Developer
6 2 (10.00%) QA Tester
6 2 (10.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Selenium Tester
6 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) UAT Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) CSS
1 5 (25.00%) HTML
2 3 (15.00%) CSS3
2 3 (15.00%) HTML5
3 2 (10.00%) .NET
3 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (10.00%) Backbone.js
3 2 (10.00%) Classic ASP
3 2 (10.00%) Ember.js
3 2 (10.00%) jQuery
3 2 (10.00%) Node.js
3 2 (10.00%) React
3 2 (10.00%) REST
3 2 (10.00%) SOAP
3 2 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (10.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Mobile App
2 5 (25.00%) Data Structures
3 3 (15.00%) User Experience
4 2 (10.00%) Social Media
5 1 (5.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) Scrum
3 8 (40.00%) Kanban
3 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 7 (35.00%) iOS Development
5 4 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 4 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (15.00%) TDD
7 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (10.00%) Mobile Development
7 2 (10.00%) MVC
7 2 (10.00%) OO
7 2 (10.00%) Performance Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) Scalability Testing
7 2 (10.00%) SOA
7 2 (10.00%) Stress Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Validation
7 2 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (55.00%) Java
3 6 (30.00%) Apple Swift
3 6 (30.00%) Objective-C
4 3 (15.00%) C#
4 3 (15.00%) Scala
5 2 (10.00%) SQL
5 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) ISEB
1 2 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (45.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
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