The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Nottingham with a requirement for Automation Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Automation 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
Automation Testing
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 58 83 101
Rank change year-on-year +25 +18  
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 22 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 2.64% 0.92% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.96% 1.03% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 20 9 3
Median salary £60,000 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +71.42% +2.94%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £35,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -10.25%  

Automation 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 743 875 994
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 89.09% 89.56% 87.35%
Number of salaries quoted 624 628 735
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 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Automation Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Automation Testing in Nottingham

Automation Testing
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Salary trend for Automation Testing in Nottingham

Automation Testing
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Automation Testing in Nottingham over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Automation Testing in Nottingham

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing Automation 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 Automation Testing.

1 36 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (44.64%) Selenium
3 22 (39.29%) Java
4 20 (35.71%) QA
4 20 (35.71%) Test Scripting
4 20 (35.71%) ISTQB
5 17 (30.36%) SQL
6 16 (28.57%) Python
6 16 (28.57%) Finance
6 16 (28.57%) Automated Testing
7 15 (26.79%) Big Data
8 13 (23.21%) Banking
8 13 (23.21%) Telecoms
8 13 (23.21%) ISEB
8 13 (23.21%) Perl
9 12 (21.43%) .NET
9 12 (21.43%) Project Management
9 12 (21.43%) BDD
9 12 (21.43%) Open Source
10 11 (19.64%) Cucumber
11 10 (17.86%) Functional Testing
11 10 (17.86%) Software Testing
12 9 (16.07%) TDD
12 9 (16.07%) Manual Testing
13 8 (14.29%) C#
14 7 (12.50%) WebDriver
15 5 (8.93%) SoapUI
15 5 (8.93%) Process Improvement
15 5 (8.93%) System Integration Testing
15 5 (8.93%) Performance Testing

Automation 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (26.79%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 25 (44.64%) Selenium
2 11 (19.64%) Cucumber
3 7 (12.50%) WebDriver
4 5 (8.93%) JMeter
4 5 (8.93%) JUnit
4 5 (8.93%) SoapUI
5 4 (7.14%) SpecFlow
6 3 (5.36%) HP UFT
6 3 (5.36%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (5.36%) Visual Studio
7 2 (3.57%) JIRA
7 2 (3.57%) TestComplete
8 1 (1.79%) Calabash
General
1 16 (28.57%) Finance
2 13 (23.21%) Banking
2 13 (23.21%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (60.71%) Analyst
2 27 (48.21%) Test Analyst
3 19 (33.93%) Automation Test Analyst
4 13 (23.21%) Test Automation Engineer
4 13 (23.21%) Test Engineer
5 12 (21.43%) Automation Test Lead
6 8 (14.29%) QA Analyst
7 7 (12.50%) Manual Test Analyst
7 7 (12.50%) Test Automation Manager
8 5 (8.93%) Functional QA Engineer
8 5 (8.93%) QA Automation Engineer
8 5 (8.93%) QA Engineer
8 5 (8.93%) QA Leader
8 5 (8.93%) QA Test Engineer
8 5 (8.93%) Technical Analyst
8 5 (8.93%) Technical Test Analyst
9 4 (7.14%) Business Analyst
9 4 (7.14%) Test Manager
10 3 (5.36%) Project Manager
10 3 (5.36%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.43%) .NET
2 4 (7.14%) Gherkin
3 2 (3.57%) XML
3 2 (3.57%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.36%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.79%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (35.71%) Test Scripting
3 16 (28.57%) Automated Testing
4 12 (21.43%) BDD
4 12 (21.43%) Open Source
4 12 (21.43%) Project Management
5 10 (17.86%) Functional Testing
5 10 (17.86%) Software Testing
6 9 (16.07%) Manual Testing
6 9 (16.07%) TDD
7 5 (8.93%) Integration Testing
7 5 (8.93%) Performance Testing
7 5 (8.93%) Process Improvement
7 5 (8.93%) System Integration Testing
8 4 (7.14%) Analytics
8 4 (7.14%) Data Analytics
8 4 (7.14%) QA Automation
8 4 (7.14%) SDLC
8 4 (7.14%) Test Strategy
9 3 (5.36%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (39.29%) Java
2 17 (30.36%) SQL
3 16 (28.57%) Python
4 13 (23.21%) Perl
5 8 (14.29%) C#
6 1 (1.79%) C
6 1 (1.79%) C++
6 1 (1.79%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (35.71%) ISTQB
2 13 (23.21%) ISEB
3 3 (5.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (35.71%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (8.93%) Microsoft
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