The first table below looks at the demand for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Nottingham region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 76 80 84
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 22 19 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.03% 1.87% 1.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.49% 2.15% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 19 18 10
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,300 £39,100
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
883 884 856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 81.46% 87.09% 76.29%
Number of salaries quoted 681 760 731
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
Automated Testing
Nottinghamshire

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Nottingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Nottingham

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 40 (86.96%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (63.04%) SQL
3 27 (58.70%) ISEB
4 22 (47.83%) XML
5 21 (45.65%) C#
6 20 (43.48%) Selenium
7 18 (39.13%) Java
7 18 (39.13%) XSD
8 17 (36.96%) Service Delivery
9 16 (34.78%) Configuration Management
10 14 (30.43%) JUnit
10 14 (30.43%) NUnit
11 13 (28.26%) QA
12 10 (21.74%) Test Scripting
13 8 (17.39%) Scrum
14 7 (15.22%) .NET
14 7 (15.22%) Test Automation
15 6 (13.04%) Test Management
15 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
16 5 (10.87%) MVC
16 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET
16 5 (10.87%) Web Services
16 5 (10.87%) Windows
17 4 (8.70%) NHS
18 3 (6.52%) LAMP
18 3 (6.52%) Finance
18 3 (6.52%) Regression Testing
18 3 (6.52%) WAI
18 3 (6.52%) Internet
18 3 (6.52%) Microsoft

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 3 (6.52%) Moodle
2 1 (2.17%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Office
2 1 (2.17%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (43.48%) Selenium
2 14 (30.43%) JUnit
2 14 (30.43%) NUnit
3 3 (6.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (4.35%) WebDriver
4 2 (4.35%) FitNesse
4 2 (4.35%) Subversion
4 2 (4.35%) Maven
General
1 3 (6.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (39.13%) Developer
2 14 (30.43%) Automated Test Developer
3 10 (21.74%) Analyst
3 10 (21.74%) Test Engineer
4 7 (15.22%) Automation Engineer
4 7 (15.22%) Test Automation Engineer
4 7 (15.22%) Automated Test Engineer
5 6 (13.04%) Systems Manager
5 6 (13.04%) Test Manager
5 6 (13.04%) Test Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) QA Analyst
7 4 (8.70%) Systems Analyst
7 4 (8.70%) Tester
7 4 (8.70%) Software Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) QA Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Systems Test Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) Junior Software Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Software Test Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Junior
8 3 (6.52%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (47.83%) XML
2 18 (39.13%) XSD
3 7 (15.22%) .NET
4 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET
4 5 (10.87%) Web Services
5 3 (6.52%) LAMP
5 3 (6.52%) WCF
6 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (2.17%) HTML5
7 1 (2.17%) CSS3
7 1 (2.17%) Backbone.js
7 1 (2.17%) Django
7 1 (2.17%) jQuery
7 1 (2.17%) Ajax
7 1 (2.17%) HTML
7 1 (2.17%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) NHS
2 3 (6.52%) iPhone
2 3 (6.52%) iPad
2 3 (6.52%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.35%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.17%) Informatics
4 1 (2.17%) Health Informatics
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.87%) Windows
2 3 (6.52%) Android
2 3 (6.52%) Apple iOS
2 3 (6.52%) Windows Phone
3 2 (4.35%) AIX
3 2 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (86.96%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (36.96%) Service Delivery
3 16 (34.78%) Configuration Management
4 10 (21.74%) Test Scripting
5 8 (17.39%) Scrum
6 7 (15.22%) Test Automation
7 6 (13.04%) Test Management
8 5 (10.87%) MVC
9 3 (6.52%) Regression Testing
9 3 (6.52%) Web Accessibility
10 2 (4.35%) Analytics
10 2 (4.35%) Test Strategy
10 2 (4.35%) OO
10 2 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (4.35%) Release Management
10 2 (4.35%) Security Testing
10 2 (4.35%) TDD
11 1 (2.17%) Software Engineering
11 1 (2.17%) Business Analysis
11 1 (2.17%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (63.04%) SQL
2 21 (45.65%) C#
3 18 (39.13%) Java
4 2 (4.35%) C
5 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 27 (58.70%) ISEB
2 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (28.26%) QA
2 3 (6.52%) WAI
Vendors
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.35%) HP
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle