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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Automation
Rank 76 72 88
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +16
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 14 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.39% 1.57% 0.090%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.68% 2.02% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 0
Average salary £37,500 £31,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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
831 791 924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 82.28% 77.70% 82.94%
Number of salaries quoted 664 653 728
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (65.00%) QA
2 13 (65.00%) Regression Testing
3 11 (55.00%) C#
3 11 (55.00%) Java
4 9 (45.00%) ISEB
4 9 (45.00%) Software Testing
5 8 (40.00%) Selenium
6 7 (35.00%) Perl
6 7 (35.00%) C++
6 7 (35.00%) Gherkin
6 7 (35.00%) Ruby
6 7 (35.00%) Ranorex
7 6 (30.00%) QuickTest Pro
8 5 (25.00%) Finance
8 5 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (20.00%) SQL
10 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
10 3 (15.00%) ISTQB
10 3 (15.00%) Performance Testing
10 3 (15.00%) VB
10 3 (15.00%) XML
10 3 (15.00%) XSD
10 3 (15.00%) PMI
10 3 (15.00%) PMI Certification
10 3 (15.00%) JUnit
10 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
10 3 (15.00%) NUnit
10 3 (15.00%) ISEB Practitioner
11 2 (10.00%) Automation Testing

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) Drupal
1 1 (5.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Selenium
2 7 (35.00%) Ranorex
3 6 (30.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (15.00%) JUnit
4 3 (15.00%) NUnit
5 2 (10.00%) TestComplete
6 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
6 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (5.00%) WatiN
6 1 (5.00%) WebDriver
6 1 (5.00%) PHPUnit
6 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
6 1 (5.00%) Xdebug
6 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
6 1 (5.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Tester
2 6 (30.00%) Automation Tester
3 4 (20.00%) Developer
3 4 (20.00%) QA Tester
4 3 (15.00%) Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Test Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Automated Test Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Team Leader
5 2 (10.00%) Test Team Leader
6 1 (5.00%) Software Tester
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Tester
6 1 (5.00%) Automation Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) QA Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) PHP Developer
6 1 (5.00%) QA Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Software Test Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Software Team Leader
6 1 (5.00%) Agile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) Gherkin
2 3 (15.00%) XML
2 3 (15.00%) XSD
3 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.00%) Zend Framework
3 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) PMI
2 1 (5.00%) Open Source
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Android
1 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (65.00%) Regression Testing
3 9 (45.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Performance Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Test Management
5 2 (10.00%) OO
5 2 (10.00%) TDD
5 2 (10.00%) Automation Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Manual Testing
5 2 (10.00%) System Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Time Management
6 1 (5.00%) BDD
6 1 (5.00%) Test Strategy
6 1 (5.00%) OO PHP
6 1 (5.00%) Line Management
6 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) C#
1 11 (55.00%) Java
2 7 (35.00%) Perl
2 7 (35.00%) C++
2 7 (35.00%) Ruby
3 4 (20.00%) SQL
4 3 (15.00%) VB
5 1 (5.00%) VBScript
5 1 (5.00%) PHP5
5 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) ISEB
2 5 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (15.00%) PMI Certification
3 3 (15.00%) ISEB Practitioner
3 3 (15.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (65.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) HP
2 1 (5.00%) Zend
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