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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Automation
Rank 92 78 95
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +17
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 4 18 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.37% 1.83% 0.089%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 2.10% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3 17 1
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
871 858 856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 81.17% 87.46% 76.09%
Number of salaries quoted 663 738 733
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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 18 April 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 10 (76.92%) Selenium
2 9 (69.23%) ISEB
3 8 (61.54%) C#
3 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (53.85%) NUnit
4 7 (53.85%) Automated Testing
4 7 (53.85%) Java
4 7 (53.85%) SQL
4 7 (53.85%) XML
4 7 (53.85%) XSD
4 7 (53.85%) JUnit
5 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
5 5 (38.46%) QA
5 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
6 4 (30.77%) Scrum
7 3 (23.08%) QuickTest Pro
7 3 (23.08%) TestComplete
8 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (15.38%) User Stories
8 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (15.38%) System Testing
8 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
8 2 (15.38%) W3C
8 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
8 2 (15.38%) Windows
8 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 2 (15.38%) TDD
8 2 (15.38%) C
8 2 (15.38%) Finance

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (76.92%) Selenium
2 7 (53.85%) NUnit
2 7 (53.85%) JUnit
3 3 (23.08%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (23.08%) TestComplete
4 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Test Engineer
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
1 7 (53.85%) Automation Engineer
1 7 (53.85%) Test Automation Engineer
1 7 (53.85%) Automated Test Developer
1 7 (53.85%) Automated Test Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Automation Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) XML
1 7 (53.85%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (15.38%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Automated Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
3 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
4 4 (30.77%) Scrum
5 2 (15.38%) User Stories
5 2 (15.38%) System Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
5 2 (15.38%) TDD
5 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
6 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) C#
2 7 (53.85%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) ISEB
2 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
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