The median annual salary for an Automation Tester was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Nottinghamshire during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Automation Tester
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 95 101
Rank change year-on-year +6 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Tester 8 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 0.78% 0.097% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.100% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 5
Median salary £47,500 £39,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.79% -13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,000 £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £39,000 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Nottinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 998 1002 1271
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 97.08% 97.28% 97.47%
Number of salaries quoted 856 811 1043
Median salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,458 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Automation Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire that featured Automation Tester in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Automation Tester in Nottinghamshire

Automation Tester
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Automation Tester in Nottinghamshire

Automation Tester
Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Automation Tester in Nottinghamshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Automation Tester in Nottinghamshire

Automation Tester
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Tester within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +9 8 £47,500 +21.79% 5
Automation Tester
East Midlands

Automation Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Automation Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Nottinghamshire region featuring Automation Tester in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 15 (93.75%) Selenium
3 10 (62.50%) C#
4 9 (56.25%) Java
5 8 (50.00%) BDD
6 7 (43.75%) Cucumber
6 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (31.25%) Software Testing
7 5 (31.25%) QA
7 5 (31.25%) WebDriver
7 5 (31.25%) Test Strategy
7 5 (31.25%) SpecFlow
8 4 (25.00%) RESTful
8 4 (25.00%) TDD
8 4 (25.00%) WPF
9 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
9 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
9 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (18.75%) Gherkin
9 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
9 3 (18.75%) SDLC
10 2 (12.50%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (12.50%) TeamCity
10 2 (12.50%) SQL
10 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
10 2 (12.50%) OO
10 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
10 2 (12.50%) Performance Testing
10 2 (12.50%) Ranorex
10 2 (12.50%) System Integration Testing

Automation Tester Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 15 (93.75%) Selenium
2 7 (43.75%) Cucumber
3 5 (31.25%) SpecFlow
3 5 (31.25%) WebDriver
4 2 (12.50%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (12.50%) Ranorex
4 2 (12.50%) TeamCity
4 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
5 1 (6.25%) Ant
5 1 (6.25%) Appium
5 1 (6.25%) Calabash
5 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
5 1 (6.25%) JIRA
5 1 (6.25%) Maven
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) RESTful
1 4 (25.00%) WPF
2 3 (18.75%) Gherkin
3 1 (6.25%) JDBC
3 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.25%) Fintech
2 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (50.00%) BDD
3 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (31.25%) Software Testing
4 5 (31.25%) Test Strategy
5 4 (25.00%) TDD
6 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (18.75%) SDLC
6 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
7 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
7 2 (12.50%) OO
7 2 (12.50%) Performance Testing
7 2 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
8 1 (6.25%) MVC
8 1 (6.25%) OOP
8 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
8 1 (6.25%) Test Management
8 1 (6.25%) Test Planning
8 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
8 1 (6.25%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) C#
2 9 (56.25%) Java
3 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
1 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago