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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automation Testing
Rank 79 91 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 19 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.67% 0.82% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.02% 1.07% -
Number of salaries quoted 19 4 0
Average salary £35,000 £30,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.82% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,065 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -2.59%
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
940 935 1031
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 82.38% 76.77% 80.11%
Number of salaries quoted 750 735 830
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -9.63%
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%

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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 2014. 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 18 £35,000 +13.82% 1
Automation Testing
East Midlands

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 21 (70.00%) QA
2 16 (53.33%) ISTQB
3 15 (50.00%) Selenium
4 13 (43.33%) Software Testing
5 12 (40.00%) Scrum
5 12 (40.00%) Open Source
5 12 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 12 (40.00%) Telecoms
6 11 (36.67%) Windows
6 11 (36.67%) RAD
6 11 (36.67%) Risk Analysis
6 11 (36.67%) Degree
6 11 (36.67%) Wireshark
7 10 (33.33%) VoIP
7 10 (33.33%) WAN
7 10 (33.33%) Active Directory
8 9 (30.00%) RTP
8 9 (30.00%) CCNA
8 9 (30.00%) H.323
8 9 (30.00%) DHCP
8 9 (30.00%) Cisco
8 9 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (30.00%) Avaya
8 9 (30.00%) MCSE
8 9 (30.00%) VMware
8 9 (30.00%) Management Information System
8 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (30.00%) Hyper-V
8 9 (30.00%) MCITP

Automation Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 12 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 11 (36.67%) Wireshark
3 10 (33.33%) VoIP
3 10 (33.33%) WAN
4 9 (30.00%) RTP
4 9 (30.00%) H.323
4 9 (30.00%) DHCP
4 9 (30.00%) VLAN
5 1 (3.33%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (50.00%) Selenium
2 9 (30.00%) FogBugz
3 2 (6.67%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (6.67%) TestComplete
4 1 (3.33%) SilkTest
4 1 (3.33%) Rational Robot
General
1 12 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.67%) Retail
2 2 (6.67%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Software Tester
1 10 (33.33%) Tester
1 10 (33.33%) Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) Test Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) QA Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) QA Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Test Leader
4 2 (6.67%) Team Leader
4 2 (6.67%) Test Team Leader
5 1 (3.33%) Test Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Tester
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Software Tester
5 1 (3.33%) Test Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Quality Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) Open Source
2 9 (30.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (36.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Software Testing
2 12 (40.00%) Scrum
3 11 (36.67%) RAD
3 11 (36.67%) Risk Analysis
4 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.00%) Performance Testing
6 2 (6.67%) Manual Testing
6 2 (6.67%) Test Automation
6 2 (6.67%) Waterfall
6 2 (6.67%) Automated Testing
7 1 (3.33%) Resource Management
7 1 (3.33%) Test Strategy
7 1 (3.33%) Functional Testing
7 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.33%) Project Management
7 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) C++
2 5 (16.67%) Java
2 5 (16.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (53.33%) ISTQB
2 11 (36.67%) Degree
3 9 (30.00%) CCNA
3 9 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (30.00%) MCSE
3 9 (30.00%) MCITP
4 7 (23.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (70.00%) QA
System Software
1 10 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 9 (30.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Cisco
1 9 (30.00%) Avaya
1 9 (30.00%) VMware
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
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