The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 56 88 75
Rank change year-on-year +32 -13  
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 25 4 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 2.97% 0.42% 2.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.35% 0.47% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 22 4 18
Median salary £46,250 £33,250 £41,674
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.09% -20.21%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,800 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £44,450
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 Nottingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Nottingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 747 852 957
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 88.72% 89.12% 87.56%
Number of salaries quoted 620 609 706
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Automated Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham 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 Nottingham

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Salary trend for Automated Testing in Nottingham

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Automated Testing in Nottingham over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Automated Testing in Nottingham

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 22 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 32 (54.24%) QA
2 25 (42.37%) Java
3 20 (33.90%) Selenium
4 19 (32.20%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (30.51%) Manual Testing
5 18 (30.51%) ISTQB
6 17 (28.81%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (27.12%) OO
7 16 (27.12%) Test Automation
7 16 (27.12%) Automation Testing
8 15 (25.42%) Defect Management
8 15 (25.42%) Software Engineering
9 13 (22.03%) C#
9 13 (22.03%) Test Scripting
10 12 (20.34%) Test Management
10 12 (20.34%) JIRA
10 12 (20.34%) WebDriver
10 12 (20.34%) MVC
11 11 (18.64%) Scrum
11 11 (18.64%) Maven
11 11 (18.64%) User Stories
12 10 (16.95%) RESTful
12 10 (16.95%) Git (software)
12 10 (16.95%) JDBC
12 10 (16.95%) Ant
12 10 (16.95%) OOP
13 8 (13.56%) Finance
13 8 (13.56%) SQL
14 7 (11.86%) Degree
14 7 (11.86%) TDD

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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 (1.69%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (1.69%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.17%) Relational Database
2 5 (8.47%) NoSQL
2 5 (8.47%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.69%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.69%) MySQL
4 1 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (33.90%) Selenium
2 12 (20.34%) JIRA
2 12 (20.34%) WebDriver
3 11 (18.64%) Maven
4 10 (16.95%) Ant
4 10 (16.95%) Git (software)
5 5 (8.47%) SoapUI
6 3 (5.08%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.39%) Subversion
7 2 (3.39%) TestComplete
8 1 (1.69%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.69%) NUnit
General
1 8 (13.56%) Finance
2 1 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (23.73%) Analyst
2 12 (20.34%) QA Engineer
3 11 (18.64%) Developer
3 11 (18.64%) Test Analyst
4 9 (15.25%) Developer in Test
4 9 (15.25%) QA Test Engineer
4 9 (15.25%) Test Engineer
5 8 (13.56%) Automation Test Lead
5 8 (13.56%) Test Leader
6 6 (10.17%) C# Developer
7 5 (8.47%) Architect
7 5 (8.47%) Software Developer
7 5 (8.47%) Technical Architect
7 5 (8.47%) Tester
8 4 (6.78%) Automation Tester
8 4 (6.78%) Java Developer
8 4 (6.78%) QA Analyst
8 4 (6.78%) Software Test Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) Test Automation Manager
8 4 (6.78%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.95%) JDBC
1 10 (16.95%) RESTful
2 4 (6.78%) Gherkin
3 3 (5.08%) .NET
4 2 (3.39%) Ajax
4 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.39%) jQuery
4 2 (3.39%) XML
4 2 (3.39%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.47%) Algorithms
1 5 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (8.47%) Computer Science
1 5 (8.47%) Data Structures
2 2 (3.39%) iPad
3 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.20%) Continuous Integration
2 18 (30.51%) Manual Testing
3 17 (28.81%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (27.12%) Automation Testing
4 16 (27.12%) OO
4 16 (27.12%) Test Automation
5 15 (25.42%) Defect Management
5 15 (25.42%) Software Engineering
6 13 (22.03%) Test Scripting
7 12 (20.34%) MVC
7 12 (20.34%) Test Management
8 11 (18.64%) Scrum
8 11 (18.64%) User Stories
9 10 (16.95%) OOP
10 7 (11.86%) SDLC
10 7 (11.86%) TDD
11 6 (10.17%) DevOps
11 6 (10.17%) RUP
12 5 (8.47%) OOA/OOD
12 5 (8.47%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (42.37%) Java
2 13 (22.03%) C#
3 8 (13.56%) SQL
4 4 (6.78%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.08%) PHP
6 2 (3.39%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (30.51%) ISTQB
2 7 (11.86%) Degree
2 7 (11.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (6.78%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (54.24%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) Docker
1 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Ansible
1 1 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.69%) Puppet
1 1 (1.69%) Salt
Vendors
1 1 (1.69%) Google
1 1 (1.69%) Rackspace
1 1 (1.69%) SaltStack
1 1 (1.69%) VMware
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago