The first table below looks at the demand for Test Automation skills 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 over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Nottingham region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Automation
Rank 81 73 81
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 10 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.04% 1.55% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 1.96% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 0
Average salary £33,500 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.07% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
774 764 815
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 80.63% 78.76% 78.90%
Number of salaries quoted 583 644 639
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Test Automation
Nottinghamshire

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Nottingham

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham region citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation.

1 9 (60.00%) QA
2 8 (53.33%) Java
2 8 (53.33%) C#
2 8 (53.33%) ISEB
3 7 (46.67%) Selenium
4 6 (40.00%) Software Testing
4 6 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (26.67%) NUnit
6 4 (26.67%) C++
6 4 (26.67%) Perl
6 4 (26.67%) SQL
6 4 (26.67%) JUnit
6 4 (26.67%) XML
6 4 (26.67%) XSD
6 4 (26.67%) Ranorex
6 4 (26.67%) Gherkin
6 4 (26.67%) Ruby
7 3 (20.00%) PMI
7 3 (20.00%) PMI Certification
7 3 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
7 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (20.00%) Finance
8 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
8 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
8 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
8 2 (13.33%) Automation Testing
8 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
8 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing
8 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham region citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Selenium
2 4 (26.67%) JUnit
2 4 (26.67%) NUnit
2 4 (26.67%) Ranorex
3 3 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (13.33%) TestComplete
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Tester
2 4 (26.67%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Automated Test Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Automation Tester
4 2 (13.33%) Team Leader
4 2 (13.33%) Test Team Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Software Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Tester
5 1 (6.67%) QA Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Software Team Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Automation Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) XML
1 4 (26.67%) XSD
1 4 (26.67%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Test Management
4 2 (13.33%) Manual Testing
4 2 (13.33%) System Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Automation Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum
5 1 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) Java
1 8 (53.33%) C#
2 4 (26.67%) C++
2 4 (26.67%) Ruby
2 4 (26.67%) Perl
2 4 (26.67%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) VB
3 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) ISEB
2 6 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (20.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (6.67%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (60.00%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
Nottingham
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £37000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago