The first table below looks at the demand for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Nottinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Automation
Rank 100 77 100
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +23
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 3 19 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.25% 1.73% 0.080%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 2.02% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 18 1
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.06%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
964 941 943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 79.54% 85.55% 75.50%
Number of salaries quoted 740 806 816
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Test Automation
East Midlands

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

Test Automation
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Automation within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -15 3 £36,000 +10.76%
Test Automation
East Midlands

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 10 (71.43%) Selenium
2 9 (64.29%) ISEB
3 8 (57.14%) C#
3 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (50.00%) NUnit
4 7 (50.00%) Automated Testing
4 7 (50.00%) Java
4 7 (50.00%) SQL
4 7 (50.00%) XML
4 7 (50.00%) XSD
4 7 (50.00%) JUnit
5 6 (42.86%) QA
6 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
6 5 (35.71%) Service Delivery
7 4 (28.57%) Scrum
8 3 (21.43%) Finance
8 3 (21.43%) QuickTest Pro
8 3 (21.43%) TestComplete
8 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (14.29%) User Stories
9 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (14.29%) System Testing
9 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
9 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
9 2 (14.29%) W3C
9 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
9 2 (14.29%) C
9 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 2 (14.29%) Windows

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Selenium
2 7 (50.00%) JUnit
2 7 (50.00%) NUnit
3 3 (21.43%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (21.43%) TestComplete
4 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
1 7 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 7 (50.00%) Automation Engineer
1 7 (50.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 7 (50.00%) Automated Test Developer
1 7 (50.00%) Automated Test Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Test Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Tester
3 2 (14.29%) Automation Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Testing Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Automation Tester
4 1 (7.14%) QA Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) XML
1 7 (50.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (14.29%) W3C
3 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
3 5 (35.71%) Service Delivery
4 4 (28.57%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 2 (14.29%) TDD
5 2 (14.29%) System Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
5 2 (14.29%) User Stories
6 1 (7.14%) Analytics
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.14%) Manual Testing
6 1 (7.14%) SOA
6 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) C#
2 7 (50.00%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) ISEB
2 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft