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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Automation
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 54 89 89
Rank change year-on-year +35 0  
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 27 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 3.21% 0.31% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.60% 0.35% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 24 0 12
Median salary £50,000 - £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 - £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 - £42,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Test Automation 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 751 867 1012
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 89.19% 89.57% 86.94%
Number of salaries quoted 629 620 749
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -1.23%  
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%  

Test Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Automation in Nottingham

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Salary trend for Test Automation in Nottingham

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Automation in Nottingham over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Automation in Nottingham

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation.

1 28 (63.64%) Java
2 25 (56.82%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (52.27%) QA
4 22 (50.00%) Selenium
4 22 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 20 (45.45%) WebDriver
6 17 (38.64%) Automated Testing
6 17 (38.64%) OO
6 17 (38.64%) Git (software)
6 17 (38.64%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (36.36%) Test Management
8 15 (34.09%) BDD
8 15 (34.09%) TDD
8 15 (34.09%) Finance
9 13 (29.55%) MVC
9 13 (29.55%) OOP
9 13 (29.55%) RESTful
10 11 (25.00%) Maven
10 11 (25.00%) Ant
10 11 (25.00%) JDBC
10 11 (25.00%) Cucumber
10 11 (25.00%) Manual Testing
10 11 (25.00%) JIRA
10 11 (25.00%) User Stories
10 11 (25.00%) Defect Management
11 10 (22.73%) Scrum
12 9 (20.45%) Ruby
12 9 (20.45%) C#
12 9 (20.45%) Test Strategy
13 8 (18.18%) Amazon AWS

Test Automation
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 2 (4.55%) JBoss
2 1 (2.27%) ArcGIS
2 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (11.36%) SaaS
3 3 (6.82%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (6.82%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) MongoDB
1 2 (4.55%) MySQL
1 2 (4.55%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (50.00%) Selenium
2 20 (45.45%) WebDriver
3 17 (38.64%) Git (software)
4 11 (25.00%) Ant
4 11 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 11 (25.00%) JIRA
4 11 (25.00%) Maven
5 6 (13.64%) Jenkins
6 3 (6.82%) Android Studio
6 3 (6.82%) Calabash
6 3 (6.82%) Gradle
6 3 (6.82%) JUnit
6 3 (6.82%) SpecFlow
6 3 (6.82%) Xcode
7 2 (4.55%) Appium
8 1 (2.27%) NUnit
General
1 15 (34.09%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (43.18%) Developer
2 12 (27.27%) Test Engineer
3 11 (25.00%) Developer in Test
3 11 (25.00%) QA Engineer
4 8 (18.18%) QA Test Engineer
4 8 (18.18%) Senior Developer
5 6 (13.64%) Java Developer
5 6 (13.64%) Test Automation Engineer
5 6 (13.64%) Tester
6 5 (11.36%) Java Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) Software Developer
7 4 (9.09%) Automation Tester
7 4 (9.09%) C# Developer
7 4 (9.09%) C# Software Developer
7 4 (9.09%) Java Software Developer
7 4 (9.09%) Software QA Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Software Test Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Test Leader
8 3 (6.82%) Junior Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (29.55%) RESTful
2 11 (25.00%) JDBC
3 4 (9.09%) Gherkin
3 4 (9.09%) Web Services
4 3 (6.82%) JSON
4 3 (6.82%) XML
5 2 (4.55%) CSS
5 2 (4.55%) Hibernate
5 2 (4.55%) HTML
5 2 (4.55%) J2EE
5 2 (4.55%) JPA
5 2 (4.55%) SOAP
5 2 (4.55%) Spring
5 2 (4.55%) Spring MVC
5 2 (4.55%) Spring Web Flow
5 2 (4.55%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.82%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.55%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.82%) Android
1 3 (6.82%) Apple iOS
1 3 (6.82%) Unix
2 2 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (56.82%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 17 (38.64%) Automated Testing
3 17 (38.64%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (38.64%) OO
4 16 (36.36%) Test Management
5 15 (34.09%) BDD
5 15 (34.09%) TDD
6 13 (29.55%) MVC
6 13 (29.55%) OOP
7 11 (25.00%) Defect Management
7 11 (25.00%) Manual Testing
7 11 (25.00%) User Stories
8 10 (22.73%) Scrum
9 9 (20.45%) Test Strategy
10 7 (15.91%) Mentoring
10 7 (15.91%) Test Scripting
11 6 (13.64%) SDLC
12 5 (11.36%) DevOps
12 5 (11.36%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 28 (63.64%) Java
2 9 (20.45%) C#
2 9 (20.45%) Ruby
3 7 (15.91%) SQL
4 3 (6.82%) Apple Swift
4 3 (6.82%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.82%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.27%) C
5 1 (2.27%) C++
5 1 (2.27%) Perl
5 1 (2.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (13.64%) ISTQB
3 5 (11.36%) Degree
4 1 (2.27%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (52.27%) QA
2 3 (6.82%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) Kubernetes
1 3 (6.82%) Terraform
2 2 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (6.82%) Google
2 1 (2.27%) IBM
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