Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 6 months to 20 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 37 38
Rank change year-on-year +17 +1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 212 136 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 10.36% 6.25% 6.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.69% 7.10% 6.87%
Number of salaries quoted 171 122 144
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £30,250 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% +7.14%

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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Nottinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1814 1916 2328
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 88.66% 88.05% 88.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1503 1506 1825
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,000 £24,600
90th Percentile £66,200 £60,000 £60,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Test Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

Job postings citing Test Automation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Test Automation in Nottinghamshire

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Test Automation in Nottinghamshire

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Automation in Nottinghamshire over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Automation in Nottinghamshire

Test Automation
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Automation within the Nottinghamshire region over the 6 months to 20 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +15 193 £47,500 +5.56% 13
Mansfield - 8 £33,500 -
Test Automation
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 129 (60.85%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (49.53%) Java
3 90 (42.45%) Selenium
4 85 (40.09%) QA
5 50 (23.58%) C#
6 48 (22.64%) TDD
7 47 (22.17%) SQL
7 47 (22.17%) Continuous Integration
8 44 (20.75%) Software Engineering
8 44 (20.75%) Finance
9 43 (20.28%) Git (software)
9 43 (20.28%) BDD
10 42 (19.81%) Cucumber
11 38 (17.92%) WebDriver
12 36 (16.98%) Scrum
12 36 (16.98%) JavaScript
13 33 (15.57%) Open Source
13 33 (15.57%) RESTful
14 32 (15.09%) Manual Testing
14 32 (15.09%) HTML
15 31 (14.62%) MVC
15 31 (14.62%) ISTQB
15 31 (14.62%) Test Strategy
15 31 (14.62%) Defect Management
16 30 (14.15%) JIRA
16 30 (14.15%) OO
17 28 (13.21%) .NET
17 28 (13.21%) Degree
17 28 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
18 27 (12.74%) Functional Testing

Test Automation
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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (3.30%) Confluence
2 6 (2.83%) Tomcat
3 5 (2.36%) NServiceBus
3 5 (2.36%) Umbraco
4 3 (1.42%) Apache
4 3 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.42%) JBoss
5 2 (0.94%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.47%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.47%) Jetty
6 1 (0.47%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.13%) SaaS
2 8 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.89%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (1.89%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.77%) HTTP
1 8 (3.77%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.47%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (8.49%) MongoDB
2 12 (5.66%) NoSQL
3 7 (3.30%) SQL Server
4 6 (2.83%) MySQL
5 5 (2.36%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (2.36%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.89%) Big Data
7 1 (0.47%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.47%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.47%) Redis
7 1 (0.47%) Riak
Development Applications
1 90 (42.45%) Selenium
2 43 (20.28%) Git (software)
3 42 (19.81%) Cucumber
4 38 (17.92%) WebDriver
5 30 (14.15%) JIRA
6 23 (10.85%) Jenkins
7 20 (9.43%) SpecFlow
8 18 (8.49%) Ant
8 18 (8.49%) Maven
9 16 (7.55%) Calabash
9 16 (7.55%) JMeter
10 14 (6.60%) JUnit
11 11 (5.19%) Appium
12 10 (4.72%) LoadRunner
13 8 (3.77%) TeamCity
14 7 (3.30%) JBehave
14 7 (3.30%) Mercurial
14 7 (3.30%) Visual Studio
15 6 (2.83%) Gatling
15 6 (2.83%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 44 (20.75%) Finance
2 20 (9.43%) Banking
3 16 (7.55%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.83%) Retail
5 5 (2.36%) Marketing
6 1 (0.47%) Advertising
6 1 (0.47%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 74 (34.91%) Developer
2 35 (16.51%) Analyst
3 32 (15.09%) Java Developer
3 32 (15.09%) Test Engineer
4 29 (13.68%) Tester
5 26 (12.26%) Automation Tester
6 24 (11.32%) QA Engineer
7 20 (9.43%) Test Automation Engineer
8 19 (8.96%) Developer in Test
9 18 (8.49%) Test Analyst
10 17 (8.02%) QA Leader
11 15 (7.08%) C# Developer
11 15 (7.08%) Java Engineer
12 14 (6.60%) Senior Developer
12 14 (6.60%) Team Leader
13 13 (6.13%) QA Analyst
14 12 (5.66%) QA Team Leader
14 12 (5.66%) Software Engineer
15 11 (5.19%) QA Test Engineer
15 11 (5.19%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (15.57%) RESTful
2 32 (15.09%) HTML
3 28 (13.21%) .NET
4 26 (12.26%) CSS
5 18 (8.49%) HTML5
5 18 (8.49%) JDBC
6 13 (6.13%) Spring
7 11 (5.19%) ASP.NET
8 10 (4.72%) Gherkin
8 10 (4.72%) jQuery
8 10 (4.72%) Web Services
9 8 (3.77%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (3.77%) CSS3
9 8 (3.77%) Hibernate
9 8 (3.77%) JSON
9 8 (3.77%) REST
10 7 (3.30%) AngularJS
11 6 (2.83%) Ajax
11 6 (2.83%) Node.js
12 5 (2.36%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (10.38%) Fintech
3 10 (4.72%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (4.25%) User Experience
5 6 (2.83%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.83%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.89%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.42%) iPad
8 2 (0.94%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.47%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.47%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.47%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.47%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.47%) PACS
9 1 (0.47%) SCORM
9 1 (0.47%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (10.85%) Windows
2 14 (6.60%) Android
3 13 (6.13%) Apple iOS
4 6 (2.83%) Unix
5 5 (2.36%) Linux
6 2 (0.94%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.47%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (60.85%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (22.64%) TDD
3 47 (22.17%) Continuous Integration
4 44 (20.75%) Software Engineering
5 43 (20.28%) BDD
6 36 (16.98%) Scrum
7 33 (15.57%) Open Source
8 32 (15.09%) Manual Testing
9 31 (14.62%) Defect Management
9 31 (14.62%) MVC
9 31 (14.62%) Test Strategy
10 30 (14.15%) OO
11 27 (12.74%) Functional Testing
11 27 (12.74%) Test Management
12 24 (11.32%) SDLC
12 24 (11.32%) Software Testing
13 23 (10.85%) OOP
13 23 (10.85%) Project Management
13 23 (10.85%) User Stories
14 21 (9.91%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 105 (49.53%) Java
2 50 (23.58%) C#
3 47 (22.17%) SQL
4 36 (16.98%) JavaScript
5 21 (9.91%) Python
6 20 (9.43%) Ruby
7 9 (4.25%) Objective-C
8 8 (3.77%) Apple Swift
8 8 (3.77%) Perl
9 7 (3.30%) T-SQL
10 6 (2.83%) PHP
11 5 (2.36%) C++
12 4 (1.89%) Scala
13 3 (1.42%) C
13 3 (1.42%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.94%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.94%) Go
Qualifications
1 31 (14.62%) ISTQB
2 28 (13.21%) Degree
3 16 (7.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 15 (7.08%) ISEB
5 2 (0.94%) HNC
5 2 (0.94%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (40.09%) QA
System Software
1 6 (2.83%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.89%) Kubernetes
1 4 (1.89%) Terraform
2 1 (0.47%) Ansible
2 1 (0.47%) Cobbler
2 1 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (6.60%) Microsoft
2 10 (4.72%) Oracle
3 4 (1.89%) Google
4 2 (0.94%) IBM
5 1 (0.47%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.47%) TIBCO
5 1 (0.47%) Zend
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Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Nottingham
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Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £70,000 - £80,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, pension, medical
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Competitive and excellent benefits
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Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
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Salary: Competitive Salary, Custom Built Technology Centre, Restaurant & More!
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Posted: 14 days ago
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