The table below looks at the statistics for Automation 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 Automation Testing over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automation Testing
Rank 69 78 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 17 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.70% 1.01% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.06% 1.28% -
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 0
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
Automation Testing
Nottinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Nottingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
826 779 898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 82.60% 78.93% 81.56%
Number of salaries quoted 649 632 696
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,800 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Automation Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Automation Testing
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Automation Testing Salary Trend in Nottingham

Automation Testing
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Testing across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Automation Testing Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham region citing Automation 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 Automation Testing.

1 16 (64.00%) QA
2 11 (44.00%) ISTQB
3 10 (40.00%) Selenium
4 8 (32.00%) Software Testing
5 7 (28.00%) Telecoms
5 7 (28.00%) Scrum
5 7 (28.00%) Risk Analysis
5 7 (28.00%) Open Source
5 7 (28.00%) VoIP
5 7 (28.00%) WAN
5 7 (28.00%) TCP/IP
5 7 (28.00%) C++
5 7 (28.00%) Windows
5 7 (28.00%) RAD
5 7 (28.00%) ISEB
6 6 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (24.00%) Avaya
6 6 (24.00%) MCSE
6 6 (24.00%) Cisco
6 6 (24.00%) DHCP
6 6 (24.00%) CCNA
6 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
6 6 (24.00%) RTP
6 6 (24.00%) H.323
6 6 (24.00%) Management Information System
6 6 (24.00%) Hyper-V
6 6 (24.00%) Degree
6 6 (24.00%) Wireshark
6 6 (24.00%) VMware

Automation Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham region citing Automation 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 Automation Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (28.00%) VoIP
1 7 (28.00%) WAN
2 6 (24.00%) DHCP
2 6 (24.00%) RTP
2 6 (24.00%) H.323
2 6 (24.00%) VLAN
2 6 (24.00%) Wireshark
3 1 (4.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (40.00%) Selenium
2 6 (24.00%) FogBugz
3 2 (8.00%) TestComplete
3 2 (8.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (4.00%) Rational Robot
4 1 (4.00%) SilkTest
General
1 7 (28.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Tester
2 7 (28.00%) Software Tester
3 5 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) QA Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Test Leader
4 2 (8.00%) Team Leader
4 2 (8.00%) QA Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Test Team Leader
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Software Tester
5 1 (4.00%) Quality Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Tester
5 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Open Source
2 6 (24.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Software Testing
2 7 (28.00%) Scrum
2 7 (28.00%) RAD
2 7 (28.00%) Risk Analysis
3 3 (12.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (8.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Resource Management
5 1 (4.00%) CRM
5 1 (4.00%) Project Management
5 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.00%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) C++
2 5 (20.00%) Java
2 5 (20.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) ISTQB
2 7 (28.00%) ISEB
3 6 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (24.00%) MCITP
3 6 (24.00%) Degree
3 6 (24.00%) MCSE
3 6 (24.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (64.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (24.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Cisco
1 6 (24.00%) Avaya
1 6 (24.00%) VMware
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com