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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automation Testing
Rank 76 79 82
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 24 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.91% 1.49% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.20% 1.79% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 23 15 5
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
1089 837 775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 86.70% 83.28% 80.98%
Number of salaries quoted 841 652 632
Average salary £41,132 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.82% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,986 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 2015.

Automation Testing Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 29 (85.29%) C#
2 28 (82.35%) Java
3 25 (73.53%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (58.82%) QA
5 16 (47.06%) Selenium
5 16 (47.06%) Test Automation
5 16 (47.06%) Finance
6 15 (44.12%) Electronic Trading
7 13 (38.24%) Legal
7 13 (38.24%) Software Testing
7 13 (38.24%) ISTQB
7 13 (38.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 12 (35.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 11 (32.35%) WebDriver
10 9 (26.47%) SDLC
11 8 (23.53%) Test Scripting
11 8 (23.53%) C++
12 7 (20.59%) Scrum
12 7 (20.59%) Degree
12 7 (20.59%) Automated Testing
12 7 (20.59%) HP UFT
12 7 (20.59%) OO
13 6 (17.65%) OOP
13 6 (17.65%) ISEB
13 6 (17.65%) SpecFlow
14 5 (14.71%) Line Management
14 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
15 4 (11.76%) Windows
15 4 (11.76%) Ranorex
15 4 (11.76%) BDD

Automation Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Office
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.94%) DB2
Development Applications
1 16 (47.06%) Selenium
2 11 (32.35%) WebDriver
3 7 (20.59%) HP UFT
4 6 (17.65%) SpecFlow
5 4 (11.76%) Ranorex
6 3 (8.82%) LoadRunner
7 2 (5.88%) JMeter
7 2 (5.88%) Selenium IDE
8 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
8 1 (2.94%) SoapUI
8 1 (2.94%) Bugzilla
8 1 (2.94%) JIRA
8 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (2.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (2.94%) TestDirector
General
1 16 (47.06%) Finance
2 13 (38.24%) Legal
3 2 (5.88%) Games
4 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Tester
2 7 (20.59%) Analyst
2 7 (20.59%) Test Analyst
3 6 (17.65%) Test Engineer
3 6 (17.65%) Automation Test Analyst
3 6 (17.65%) Automation Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) QA Leader
4 5 (14.71%) Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Team Leader
5 3 (8.82%) Software Tester
5 3 (8.82%) Junior
5 3 (8.82%) Graduate
5 3 (8.82%) Automated Test Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Automated Tester
5 3 (8.82%) Automation Tester
6 2 (5.88%) Junior Test Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) AWS Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Automation Tester
6 2 (5.88%) Lead Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) SOAP
1 2 (5.88%) Web Services
2 1 (2.94%) XML
2 1 (2.94%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (38.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Windows
2 3 (8.82%) Linux
3 2 (5.88%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Vista
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (73.53%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (47.06%) Test Automation
3 15 (44.12%) Electronic Trading
4 13 (38.24%) Software Testing
5 9 (26.47%) SDLC
6 8 (23.53%) Test Scripting
7 7 (20.59%) Automated Testing
7 7 (20.59%) OO
7 7 (20.59%) Scrum
8 6 (17.65%) OOP
9 5 (14.71%) Line Management
10 4 (11.76%) BDD
11 3 (8.82%) TDD
12 2 (5.88%) Software Engineering
12 2 (5.88%) Performance Testing
12 2 (5.88%) Test Management
12 2 (5.88%) Manual Testing
13 1 (2.94%) Open Source
13 1 (2.94%) User Acceptance Testing
13 1 (2.94%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 29 (85.29%) C#
2 28 (82.35%) Java
3 8 (23.53%) C++
4 3 (8.82%) C
5 2 (5.88%) Python
5 2 (5.88%) Ruby
5 2 (5.88%) Perl
6 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.94%) SQL
6 1 (2.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (38.24%) ISTQB
2 12 (35.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (20.59%) Degree
4 6 (17.65%) ISEB
5 1 (2.94%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (58.82%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
1 3 (8.82%) HP
2 1 (2.94%) Perforce
2 1 (2.94%) Google
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle
2 1 (2.94%) IBM
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