The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Automation
Rank 47 45 33
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -12
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 5 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 1.64% 3.08% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.94% 3.66% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 1
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Test Automation
Derbyshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Derby region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
258 273 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 84.87% 84.00% 76.47%
Number of salaries quoted 225 217 144
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £77,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Derby region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Derby

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Derby

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in Derby

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Derby region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in Derby

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Derby region citing Test Automation also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Automation.

1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) QA
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
2 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (60.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (60.00%) ISEB
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (40.00%) NUnit
3 2 (40.00%) NHS
3 2 (40.00%) Quality Management
3 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) Information Governance
3 2 (40.00%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (40.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) SpecFlow
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) TestComplete
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
4 1 (20.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) Gherkin
4 1 (20.00%) Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Line Management
4 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Derby region citing Test Automation also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Automation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
2 3 (60.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (40.00%) SpecFlow
3 2 (40.00%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (40.00%) TestComplete
3 2 (40.00%) NUnit
4 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (20.00%) HP UFT
4 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Software Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Test Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Software Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) NHS
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Quality Management
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) BDD
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Information Governance
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ISEB
1 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
Derby
Prospectus IT
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + 25 days hol, pension
Posted: 16 days ago