The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 74 72 42
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -30
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 37 27 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 2.64% 2.36% 4.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.04% 2.84% 5.83%
Number of salaries quoted 32 20 26
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £65,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Automated Testing
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Nottinghamshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1219 952 926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 86.82% 83.22% 79.08%
Number of salaries quoted 959 742 714
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Nottinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Nottinghamshire region.

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

Automated Testing
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +6 34 £35,000 -
Retford - 3 £32,500 -
Automated Testing
East Midlands

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire region citing Automated Testing 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 Automated Testing.

1 40 (59.70%) Finance
2 37 (55.22%) Java
2 37 (55.22%) QA
3 32 (47.76%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (41.79%) C#
4 28 (41.79%) Microsoft
5 26 (38.81%) Selenium
6 24 (35.82%) HTML
7 22 (32.84%) .NET
7 22 (32.84%) TDD
8 20 (29.85%) HP UFT
9 19 (28.36%) ISTQB
10 17 (25.37%) Software Testing
11 16 (23.88%) Scrum
12 15 (22.39%) Team Foundation Server
12 15 (22.39%) Test Automation
13 14 (20.90%) Manual Testing
14 13 (19.40%) Analytical Skills
15 11 (16.42%) Test Scripting
15 11 (16.42%) Unit Testing
15 11 (16.42%) C++
16 10 (14.93%) SQL Server
16 10 (14.93%) Continuous Integration
16 10 (14.93%) User Acceptance Testing
16 10 (14.93%) Degree
16 10 (14.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 9 (13.43%) Marketing
17 9 (13.43%) Computer Science
17 9 (13.43%) Software Engineering
17 9 (13.43%) Credit Risk

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire region citing Automated Testing 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 Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 8 (11.94%) MS Office
2 6 (8.96%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.48%) MS Visio
3 3 (4.48%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (4.48%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) Multicast
1 2 (2.99%) Unicast
2 1 (1.49%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.93%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.48%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.49%) DB2
Development Applications
1 26 (38.81%) Selenium
2 20 (29.85%) HP UFT
3 15 (22.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (11.94%) Maven
4 8 (11.94%) LoadRunner
4 8 (11.94%) Bugzilla
4 8 (11.94%) JUnit
4 8 (11.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 8 (11.94%) Jenkins
4 8 (11.94%) JSUnit
5 7 (10.45%) Subversion
5 7 (10.45%) WebDriver
5 7 (10.45%) MSTest
5 7 (10.45%) SpecFlow
6 3 (4.48%) Visual Studio
6 3 (4.48%) NeoLoad
7 2 (2.99%) Ranorex
7 2 (2.99%) TestComplete
8 1 (1.49%) JIRA
8 1 (1.49%) TestDirector
General
1 40 (59.70%) Finance
2 9 (13.43%) Marketing
3 6 (8.96%) Automotive
4 5 (7.46%) Back Office
4 5 (7.46%) Retail
5 4 (5.97%) Games
5 4 (5.97%) Polish Language
5 4 (5.97%) Spanish Language
5 4 (5.97%) Swedish Language
6 3 (4.48%) Publishing
7 1 (1.49%) Legal
7 1 (1.49%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (40.30%) Analyst
2 18 (26.87%) Developer
3 10 (14.93%) Test Analyst
3 10 (14.93%) Java Developer
4 8 (11.94%) Business Analyst
4 8 (11.94%) Tester
4 8 (11.94%) QA Analyst
5 6 (8.96%) Junior
5 6 (8.96%) Software Developer
6 3 (4.48%) Test Manager
6 3 (4.48%) Test Engineer
6 3 (4.48%) Automation Tester
6 3 (4.48%) Automated Test Engineer
6 3 (4.48%) Automated Tester
6 3 (4.48%) Team Leader
6 3 (4.48%) Junior Developer
6 3 (4.48%) Junior Java Developer
6 3 (4.48%) Junior Test Analyst
6 3 (4.48%) Junior Analyst
7 2 (2.99%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (35.82%) HTML
2 22 (32.84%) .NET
3 9 (13.43%) CSS
4 8 (11.94%) Spring
4 8 (11.94%) .NET Framework
4 8 (11.94%) Entity Framework
4 8 (11.94%) AngularJS
5 7 (10.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 7 (10.45%) WCF
5 7 (10.45%) Web Services
5 7 (10.45%) XML
6 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET
6 3 (4.48%) HTML5
6 3 (4.48%) Gherkin
7 2 (2.99%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (2.99%) Velocity
8 1 (1.49%) XSLT
8 1 (1.49%) Middleware
8 1 (1.49%) CSS3
8 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.40%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (13.43%) Computer Science
2 9 (13.43%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.49%) Telematics
3 1 (1.49%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.45%) Windows
2 5 (7.46%) Windows XP
2 5 (7.46%) Windows Vista
3 4 (5.97%) Linux
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.49%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.49%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (47.76%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (32.84%) TDD
3 17 (25.37%) Software Testing
4 16 (23.88%) Scrum
5 15 (22.39%) Test Automation
6 14 (20.90%) Manual Testing
7 11 (16.42%) Test Scripting
7 11 (16.42%) Unit Testing
8 10 (14.93%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (14.93%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (13.43%) Software Engineering
9 9 (13.43%) MVC
10 8 (11.94%) UML
10 8 (11.94%) Electronic Trading
10 8 (11.94%) Use Case
10 8 (11.94%) SDLC
11 7 (10.45%) Automation Testing
11 7 (10.45%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (8.96%) OOP
12 6 (8.96%) OO
Programming Languages
1 37 (55.22%) Java
2 28 (41.79%) C#
3 11 (16.42%) C++
4 9 (13.43%) SQL
5 8 (11.94%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.49%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (28.36%) ISTQB
2 10 (14.93%) Degree
2 10 (14.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (8.96%) ISEB
4 1 (1.49%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (55.22%) QA
2 5 (7.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (41.79%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.48%) New Relic
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle
3 1 (1.49%) Perforce
3 1 (1.49%) Google