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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automation Testing
Rank 90 82 86
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 8 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.68% 0.69% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.85% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 8
Average salary £31,750 £33,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.92% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £30,000 £30,850
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £36,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+6.16% +7.35%
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
1031 821 819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 87.82% 81.13% 85.94%
Number of salaries quoted 827 590 713
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,454
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 2015.

Automation Testing Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 14 (82.35%) Java
2 13 (76.47%) C#
3 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (52.94%) Selenium
5 8 (47.06%) WebDriver
6 6 (35.29%) Degree
6 6 (35.29%) Software Testing
6 6 (35.29%) ISTQB
7 5 (29.41%) Web Services
7 5 (29.41%) Test Automation
8 4 (23.53%) .NET
8 4 (23.53%) SOAP
8 4 (23.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (23.53%) Finance
8 4 (23.53%) Legal
8 4 (23.53%) Scrum
8 4 (23.53%) QA
8 4 (23.53%) Electronic Trading
8 4 (23.53%) Manual Testing
9 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
9 3 (17.65%) SQL
10 2 (11.76%) ISEB
10 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
10 2 (11.76%) SpecFlow
10 2 (11.76%) Open Source
10 2 (11.76%) Cucumber
10 2 (11.76%) BDD
11 1 (5.88%) SoapUI
11 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
11 1 (5.88%) FogBugz

Automation Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 1 (5.88%) Skype
1 1 (5.88%) VLAN
1 1 (5.88%) Wireshark
1 1 (5.88%) VoIP
1 1 (5.88%) WAN
1 1 (5.88%) DHCP
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.88%) RTP
1 1 (5.88%) H.323
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Selenium
2 8 (47.06%) WebDriver
3 2 (11.76%) SpecFlow
3 2 (11.76%) Cucumber
4 1 (5.88%) SoapUI
4 1 (5.88%) FogBugz
4 1 (5.88%) Selenium IDE
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
1 4 (23.53%) Legal
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Analyst
1 8 (47.06%) Test Analyst
2 7 (41.18%) Automation Analyst
2 7 (41.18%) Automation Test Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Automated Test Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Test Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Tester
3 3 (17.65%) Junior
3 3 (17.65%) Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Software Tester
4 2 (11.76%) Junior Test Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Automation Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Automation Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Graduate Software Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Selenium Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Graduate
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Junior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) Web Services
2 4 (23.53%) .NET
2 4 (23.53%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (11.76%) Open Source
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) Software Testing
3 5 (29.41%) Test Automation
4 4 (23.53%) Scrum
4 4 (23.53%) Electronic Trading
4 4 (23.53%) Manual Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
6 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
6 2 (11.76%) BDD
7 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.88%) OO
7 1 (5.88%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) Java
2 13 (76.47%) C#
3 3 (17.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Degree
1 6 (35.29%) ISTQB
2 2 (11.76%) ISEB
3 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (5.88%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (5.88%) MCITP
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.88%) MCSE
3 1 (5.88%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Avaya
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco
1 1 (5.88%) IBM
1 1 (5.88%) HP
1 1 (5.88%) VMware
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