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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 88 87 96
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +9
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 9 19 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.94% 1.50% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 1.72% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 7 18 3
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +23.07%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
846 1106 906
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 88.13% 87.50% 87.62%
Number of salaries quoted 639 864 675
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £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 3 May 2016.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 3 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 18 (100.00%) QA
2 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (38.89%) Scrum
3 7 (38.89%) Java
3 7 (38.89%) Web Services
4 6 (33.33%) Windows
4 6 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 6 (33.33%) .NET
4 6 (33.33%) HP UFT
4 6 (33.33%) Finance
4 6 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 6 (33.33%) Load Testing
5 5 (27.78%) Test Scripting
5 5 (27.78%) Software Engineering
5 5 (27.78%) SDLC
6 4 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 4 (22.22%) C#
6 4 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (22.22%) Performance Testing
6 4 (22.22%) Release Management
6 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
6 4 (22.22%) Degree
6 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
6 4 (22.22%) BDD
6 4 (22.22%) Test Strategy
6 4 (22.22%) Functional Testing
6 4 (22.22%) DevOps
7 3 (16.67%) Automation Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Gherkin

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 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) HP UFT
2 3 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 2 (11.11%) JIRA
3 2 (11.11%) Ranorex
3 2 (11.11%) Selenium
3 2 (11.11%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Developer
1 6 (33.33%) QA Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Developer in Test
2 4 (22.22%) Quality Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Software Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Software QA Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Test Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Lead Developer
3 3 (16.67%) QA Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) QA Leader
3 3 (16.67%) QA Test Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Automation Tester
4 2 (11.11%) Lead Tester
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior QA Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Test Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Tester
5 1 (5.56%) QA Test Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Test Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) Web Services
2 6 (33.33%) .NET
3 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
4 3 (16.67%) Gherkin
5 1 (5.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) Scrum
3 6 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 6 (33.33%) Load Testing
4 5 (27.78%) SDLC
4 5 (27.78%) Software Engineering
4 5 (27.78%) Test Scripting
5 4 (22.22%) BDD
5 4 (22.22%) DevOps
5 4 (22.22%) Functional Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Performance Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Release Management
5 4 (22.22%) Test Strategy
6 3 (16.67%) Automation Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Front End Development
6 3 (16.67%) Software Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Line Management
7 2 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (11.11%) OO
7 2 (11.11%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) Java
2 6 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 4 (22.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) HP Quality Center