The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 81 74 91
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +17
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 13 23 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.45% 1.92% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.64% 2.16% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 12 21 5
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £45,000 £37,400
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Test Automation
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
794 1067 904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 88.42% 88.84% 86.59%
Number of salaries quoted 608 852 655
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,454 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Nottingham region citing Test Automation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT jobs citing Test Automation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Nottingham region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 20 (100.00%) QA
2 9 (45.00%) Software Engineering
3 8 (40.00%) DevOps
3 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (35.00%) Scrum
4 7 (35.00%) Automated Testing
4 7 (35.00%) Release Management
4 7 (35.00%) SDLC
5 6 (30.00%) Load Testing
5 6 (30.00%) VB.NET
5 6 (30.00%) .NET
5 6 (30.00%) Web Services
5 6 (30.00%) Windows
5 6 (30.00%) HP UFT
6 5 (25.00%) Java
6 5 (25.00%) Test Scripting
6 5 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (25.00%) Degree
6 5 (25.00%) Line Management
7 4 (20.00%) Test Strategy
7 4 (20.00%) Performance Testing
7 4 (20.00%) Functional Testing
7 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
7 4 (20.00%) .NET Framework
7 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 4 (20.00%) Finance
7 4 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (15.00%) Front End Development
8 3 (15.00%) Software Delivery
8 3 (15.00%) Data Management

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) HP UFT
2 3 (15.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.00%) JIRA
3 1 (5.00%) Ranorex
3 1 (5.00%) Selenium
3 1 (5.00%) TestDirector
3 1 (5.00%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
1 4 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) QA Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Developer in Test
2 4 (20.00%) QA Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) QA Leader
2 4 (20.00%) Quality Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Software Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Software QA Manager
3 3 (15.00%) QA Test Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Test Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) QA Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior QA Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Test Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Test Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Lead Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) QA Test Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Software Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) .NET
1 6 (30.00%) Web Services
2 4 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (15.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) DevOps
3 7 (35.00%) Automated Testing
3 7 (35.00%) Release Management
3 7 (35.00%) Scrum
3 7 (35.00%) SDLC
4 6 (30.00%) Load Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Line Management
5 5 (25.00%) Test Scripting
6 4 (20.00%) Functional Testing
6 4 (20.00%) Performance Testing
6 4 (20.00%) Test Strategy
7 3 (15.00%) BDD
7 3 (15.00%) Data Management
7 3 (15.00%) Front End Development
7 3 (15.00%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (15.00%) Software Delivery
8 2 (10.00%) Coaching
8 2 (10.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) VB.NET
2 5 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) ISEB
2 1 (5.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) HP Quality Center