The table below looks at the statistics for Automation 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 Automation Testing over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automation Testing
Rank 83 90 89
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 17 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.32% 1.05% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.49% 1.29% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 16 12 7
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,450 £33,400
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £35,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.29%
Automation 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
1139 931 920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 88.50% 81.31% 82.88%
Number of salaries quoted 933 690 779
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Automation Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Automation Testing
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Automation Testing Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

Automation Testing
Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Testing across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Automation Testing Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

Automation 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 Automation Testing within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 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 +1 17 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Automation Testing
East Midlands

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire region citing Automation 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 Automation Testing.

1 17 (85.00%) Java
2 16 (80.00%) C#
3 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (55.00%) QA
5 9 (45.00%) Selenium
5 9 (45.00%) Test Automation
6 8 (40.00%) WebDriver
6 8 (40.00%) Electronic Trading
6 8 (40.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 8 (40.00%) Finance
6 8 (40.00%) Legal
7 7 (35.00%) ISTQB
7 7 (35.00%) Software Testing
8 5 (25.00%) Scrum
8 5 (25.00%) Automated Testing
8 5 (25.00%) Degree
8 5 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (20.00%) Line Management
9 4 (20.00%) SDLC
9 4 (20.00%) Test Scripting
9 4 (20.00%) HP UFT
9 4 (20.00%) OO
10 3 (15.00%) C++
10 3 (15.00%) OOP
10 3 (15.00%) SpecFlow
10 3 (15.00%) BDD
11 2 (10.00%) Selenium IDE
11 2 (10.00%) Cucumber
11 2 (10.00%) Manual Testing
11 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing

Automation Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire region citing Automation 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 Automation Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Selenium
2 8 (40.00%) WebDriver
3 4 (20.00%) HP UFT
4 3 (15.00%) SpecFlow
5 2 (10.00%) Selenium IDE
5 2 (10.00%) Cucumber
6 1 (5.00%) SoapUI
6 1 (5.00%) LoadRunner
6 1 (5.00%) Bugzilla
6 1 (5.00%) JIRA
6 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (5.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (5.00%) TestDirector
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
1 8 (40.00%) Legal
2 2 (10.00%) Games
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Test Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Tester
2 4 (20.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 4 (20.00%) QA Leader
3 3 (15.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Automated Test Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Automation Tester
3 3 (15.00%) Automation Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Junior
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Automation Tester
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Tester
4 2 (10.00%) Junior Test Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Graduate Software Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Selenium Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Graduate
5 1 (5.00%) Junior Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Automated Test Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
1 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) UNIX
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) Test Automation
3 8 (40.00%) Electronic Trading
4 7 (35.00%) Software Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Automated Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Scrum
6 4 (20.00%) OO
6 4 (20.00%) Test Scripting
6 4 (20.00%) Line Management
6 4 (20.00%) SDLC
7 3 (15.00%) BDD
7 3 (15.00%) OOP
8 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (10.00%) Test Management
8 2 (10.00%) Manual Testing
9 1 (5.00%) Open Source
9 1 (5.00%) TDD
9 1 (5.00%) SOA
9 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) Java
2 16 (80.00%) C#
3 3 (15.00%) C++
4 2 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (5.00%) VB
5 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (25.00%) Degree
2 5 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (10.00%) ISEB
4 1 (5.00%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (55.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle
1 1 (5.00%) IBM
1 1 (5.00%) HP
1 1 (5.00%) Perforce
1 1 (5.00%) Google
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago