The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Automation Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Test Engineer
Rank 94 97 99
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Automation Engineer 1 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.10% 0.54% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.56% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 1
Average salary £28,500 £40,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.75% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.80% +3.75%
Test Automation Engineer
Nottinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Nottingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
948 1255 1015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 97.23% 97.21% 98.83%
Number of salaries quoted 719 998 769
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £53,458
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Automation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Automation Engineer in the job title across the Nottingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Automation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Test Automation Engineer
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Test Automation Engineer Salary Trend in Nottingham

Test Automation Engineer
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Nottingham region that cited Test Automation Engineer in their job title 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 with Test Automation Engineer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Automation Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) TDD

Test Automation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Nottingham region that cited Test Automation Engineer in their job title 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 with Test Automation Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Automation Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft