The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 74 45 59
Rank change year-on-year -29 +14  
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 2 20 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.28% 2.99% 3.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 3.36% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 11
Median salary - £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
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 Leicestershire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 625 595 617
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 87.05% 88.81% 86.17%
Number of salaries quoted 472 492 502
Median salary £39,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.23% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,300 £55,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Automated Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for Automated Testing in Leicestershire

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 7 (70.00%) Issue Tracking
2 4 (40.00%) Logistics
2 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (40.00%) Manual Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (30.00%) QA
3 3 (30.00%) Selenium
3 3 (30.00%) JIRA
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Retail
4 2 (20.00%) .NET
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) Refactoring
4 2 (20.00%) Usability Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) WebDriver
4 2 (20.00%) REST
4 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (20.00%) MSBuild
5 1 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
5 1 (10.00%) iPad

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) CMS
1 1 (10.00%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) JIRA
1 3 (30.00%) Selenium
2 2 (20.00%) MSBuild
2 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (20.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (10.00%) Robot Framework
General
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Tester
2 2 (20.00%) Build Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) QA Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) QA Test Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) QA Leader
3 1 (10.00%) QA Manager
3 1 (10.00%) QA Test Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Software Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Test Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Issue Tracking
2 4 (40.00%) Logistics
2 4 (40.00%) Manual Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (20.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Refactoring
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (20.00%) Usability Testing
5 1 (10.00%) API Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) PHP
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
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