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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automation Testing
Rank 95 92 97
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 4 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.32% 0.66% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.79% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 3
Average salary £38,750 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,550 £26,500 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £38,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
1075 885 896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 84.91% 82.94% 88.28%
Number of salaries quoted 823 674 770
Average salary £41,674 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.18% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 17 April 2015.

Automation Testing Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 11 (68.75%) Java
1 11 (68.75%) Selenium
2 10 (62.50%) C#
2 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (56.25%) Software Testing
4 8 (50.00%) ISTQB
4 8 (50.00%) WebDriver
4 8 (50.00%) Scrum
5 7 (43.75%) QA
6 5 (31.25%) Manual Testing
6 5 (31.25%) Web Services
7 4 (25.00%) SQL
7 4 (25.00%) .NET
7 4 (25.00%) SOAP
7 4 (25.00%) Open Source
7 4 (25.00%) Test Scripting
8 3 (18.75%) FogBugz
8 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
8 3 (18.75%) Risk Analysis
8 3 (18.75%) MCITP
8 3 (18.75%) VLAN
8 3 (18.75%) Degree
8 3 (18.75%) Wireshark
8 3 (18.75%) VMware
8 3 (18.75%) CCNA
8 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
8 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
8 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
8 3 (18.75%) ISEB
8 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification

Automation Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 3 (18.75%) VoIP
1 3 (18.75%) WAN
1 3 (18.75%) DHCP
1 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
1 3 (18.75%) RTP
1 3 (18.75%) H.323
1 3 (18.75%) VLAN
1 3 (18.75%) Wireshark
2 1 (6.25%) Skype
Development Applications
1 11 (68.75%) Selenium
2 8 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 3 (18.75%) FogBugz
4 2 (12.50%) Cucumber
5 1 (6.25%) SoapUI
5 1 (6.25%) SpecFlow
5 1 (6.25%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (6.25%) Appium
General
1 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Analyst
1 8 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 7 (43.75%) Automation Test Analyst
2 7 (43.75%) Automation Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Automated Test Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Software Tester
3 4 (25.00%) Tester
3 4 (25.00%) Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) Web Services
2 4 (25.00%) .NET
2 4 (25.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Open Source
2 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Android
2 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) Software Testing
3 8 (50.00%) Scrum
4 5 (31.25%) Manual Testing
5 4 (25.00%) Test Scripting
6 3 (18.75%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (18.75%) RAD
7 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
8 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
8 1 (6.25%) BDD
8 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
8 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
8 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
8 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (6.25%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) Java
2 10 (62.50%) C#
3 4 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (18.75%) Degree
2 3 (18.75%) MCITP
2 3 (18.75%) MCSE
2 3 (18.75%) CCNA
2 3 (18.75%) ISEB
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.25%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) QA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
1 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Cisco
1 3 (18.75%) Avaya
1 3 (18.75%) VMware
2 1 (6.25%) IBM
2 1 (6.25%) HP