The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Automation
Rank 76 96 77
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -19
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 20 5 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.59% 0.43% 1.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% 0.53% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 18 4 18
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% +1.53%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Test Automation
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
1097 936 922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 87.41% 79.80% 85.37%
Number of salaries quoted 890 686 805
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,454
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Test Automation Salary Histogram 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 22 May 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 20 £40,000 +21.21% 3
Test Automation
East Midlands

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (72.41%) Selenium
2 17 (58.62%) C#
3 12 (41.38%) QA
4 11 (37.93%) TestComplete
4 11 (37.93%) Ranorex
4 11 (37.93%) ISEB
5 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
5 9 (31.03%) Java
5 9 (31.03%) SQL
5 9 (31.03%) Scrum
6 8 (27.59%) Automated Testing
6 8 (27.59%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (24.14%) Software Engineering
7 7 (24.14%) ISTQB
8 6 (20.69%) T-SQL
8 6 (20.69%) Windows
8 6 (20.69%) WPF
8 6 (20.69%) WinForms
8 6 (20.69%) Finance
8 6 (20.69%) Mobile App
9 5 (17.24%) Test Strategy
9 5 (17.24%) Test Management
9 5 (17.24%) Automation Testing
9 5 (17.24%) Degree
9 5 (17.24%) Software Testing
9 5 (17.24%) .NET
9 5 (17.24%) C++
9 5 (17.24%) QuickTest Pro
10 4 (13.79%) SQL Server

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) HTTP
1 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 21 (72.41%) Selenium
2 11 (37.93%) TestComplete
2 11 (37.93%) Ranorex
3 8 (27.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (17.24%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (13.79%) TeamCity
5 4 (13.79%) WebDriver
5 4 (13.79%) SpecFlow
5 4 (13.79%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (10.34%) Cucumber
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Retail
3 3 (10.34%) Legal
4 2 (6.90%) Games
5 1 (3.45%) Banking
5 1 (3.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Test Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) Analyst
2 7 (24.14%) Test Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Automation Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Test Manager
4 5 (17.24%) Junior
4 5 (17.24%) Software Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Automation Test Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Automation Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Junior Test Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Junior Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Portfolio Manager
6 2 (6.90%) QA Leader
6 2 (6.90%) Test Leader
6 2 (6.90%) Junior Test Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Automation Specialist
7 1 (3.45%) QA Specialist
7 1 (3.45%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) WPF
1 6 (20.69%) WinForms
2 5 (17.24%) .NET
3 3 (10.34%) Gherkin
4 2 (6.90%) Middleware
5 1 (3.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Mobile App
2 3 (10.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.45%) Open Source
4 1 (3.45%) Telematics
4 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.45%) Credit Risk
4 1 (3.45%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (31.03%) Scrum
3 8 (27.59%) Automated Testing
4 7 (24.14%) Software Engineering
5 5 (17.24%) Test Strategy
5 5 (17.24%) Test Management
5 5 (17.24%) Automation Testing
5 5 (17.24%) Software Testing
6 4 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (13.79%) Waterfall
7 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (10.34%) BDD
7 3 (10.34%) Electronic Trading
7 3 (10.34%) OO
8 2 (6.90%) Project Management
8 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
8 2 (6.90%) OOP
8 2 (6.90%) CRM
8 2 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) C#
2 9 (31.03%) Java
2 9 (31.03%) SQL
3 6 (20.69%) T-SQL
4 5 (17.24%) C++
5 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) ISEB
2 7 (24.14%) ISTQB
3 5 (17.24%) Degree
4 1 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (41.38%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) HP
2 2 (6.90%) SAP
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