The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester with a requirement for Automated Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
Leicestershire / Leicester
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 44 47
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 0 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester - 0.63% 3.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.70% 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £22,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Automated Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Leicester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 340 287 368
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 86.96% 91.11% 85.19%
Number of salaries quoted 295 230 300
Median salary £37,500 £43,835 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.45% +9.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,428
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Automated Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicester citing Automated Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Automated Testing in Leicester

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for Automated Testing in Leicester

Automated Testing
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leicester region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Usability Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Issue Tracking
1 2 (100.00%) Cross-Browser Testing

Automated Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) QA Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) QA Test Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Issue Tracking
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) Usability Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Leicester, Leicestershire
Next
Salary: Completive salary and benefits package including relocation package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Conducive
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum 25days, Training, Company car
Posted: 6 days ago