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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 78 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 5 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.67% 1.07% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 1.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 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
659 600 692
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 87.98% 91.32% 87.93%
Number of salaries quoted 573 468 596
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £54,841
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 26 September 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 26 September 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 -11 5 £35,000 -30.00%
Test Automation
East Midlands

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Selenium
3 3 (42.86%) jQuery
3 3 (42.86%) Apple iOS
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) iOS Development
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) Android Development
4 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 2 (28.57%) User Experience
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) Classic ASP
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) SOAP
4 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) NUnit
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (28.57%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) Workflow
4 2 (28.57%) Validation

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) IaaS
1 1 (14.29%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Selenium
2 2 (28.57%) NUnit
2 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
3 1 (14.29%) Ant
3 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 1 (14.29%) Grunt
3 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 1 (14.29%) Maven
3 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) .NET Software Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) C# Software Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Software Tester
1 2 (28.57%) Systems Tester
1 2 (28.57%) Tester
1 2 (28.57%) UAT Tester
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) iOS Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Junior
2 1 (14.29%) Junior Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
1 3 (42.86%) jQuery
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (28.57%) Classic ASP
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) JSON
2 2 (28.57%) REST
2 2 (28.57%) SOAP
2 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (28.57%) WCF
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 1 (14.29%) Ext JS
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Apple iOS
2 2 (28.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) iOS Development
3 2 (28.57%) Android Development
3 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Scalability Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Stress Testing
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Validation
3 2 (28.57%) Workflow
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Release Management
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Apple Swift
4 1 (14.29%) Objective-C
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Sencha