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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Automation
Rank 81 93 80
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -13
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 18 3 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.41% 0.29% 1.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% 0.35% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 17 2 18
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
1088 848 870
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 85.40% 82.17% 88.06%
Number of salaries quoted 843 633 746
Average salary £41,674 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.18% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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
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 24 April 2015.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 20 (83.33%) Selenium
2 18 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (54.17%) C#
4 12 (50.00%) QA
5 11 (45.83%) ISEB
6 10 (41.67%) Scrum
6 10 (41.67%) TestComplete
6 10 (41.67%) Ranorex
7 8 (33.33%) Automated Testing
7 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 8 (33.33%) SQL
8 7 (29.17%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (25.00%) Mobile App
9 6 (25.00%) Java
9 6 (25.00%) Windows
9 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering
10 5 (20.83%) Software Testing
10 5 (20.83%) ISTQB
10 5 (20.83%) WinForms
10 5 (20.83%) WPF
10 5 (20.83%) C++
10 5 (20.83%) T-SQL
10 5 (20.83%) .NET
10 5 (20.83%) QuickTest Pro
11 4 (16.67%) Waterfall
11 4 (16.67%) WebDriver
11 4 (16.67%) Test Strategy
11 4 (16.67%) Test Management
12 3 (12.50%) Finance
12 3 (12.50%) Retail

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) HTTP
1 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 20 (83.33%) Selenium
2 10 (41.67%) TestComplete
2 10 (41.67%) Ranorex
3 7 (29.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (20.83%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (16.67%) WebDriver
6 3 (12.50%) Cucumber
6 3 (12.50%) SpecFlow
6 3 (12.50%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (12.50%) TeamCity
7 1 (4.17%) Appium
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
1 3 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Games
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (4.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Analyst
1 7 (29.17%) Test Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Software Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Automation Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Automation Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Test Manager
3 4 (16.67%) Test Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) QA Leader
5 2 (8.33%) Junior
5 2 (8.33%) Junior Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Test Leader
5 2 (8.33%) Junior Test Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Software Tester
6 1 (4.17%) Agile Test Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Tester
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Tester
6 1 (4.17%) Test Specialist
6 1 (4.17%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) .NET
1 5 (20.83%) WinForms
1 5 (20.83%) WPF
2 3 (12.50%) Gherkin
3 2 (8.33%) Middleware
4 1 (4.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) EPoS
2 1 (4.17%) Credit Risk
2 1 (4.17%) Telematics
2 1 (4.17%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Android
2 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (41.67%) Scrum
3 8 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (20.83%) Software Testing
6 4 (16.67%) Test Management
6 4 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 4 (16.67%) Test Strategy
7 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (8.33%) Project Management
8 2 (8.33%) OOP
8 2 (8.33%) OO
8 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (8.33%) BDD
8 2 (8.33%) Automation Testing
8 2 (8.33%) Line Management
9 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
9 1 (4.17%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) C#
2 8 (33.33%) SQL
3 6 (25.00%) Java
4 5 (20.83%) C++
4 5 (20.83%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) ISEB
2 5 (20.83%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) HP
2 1 (4.17%) SAP
Nottingham
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £20,000 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 9 days ago