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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Automation
Rank 43 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 0.43% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £33,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
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
200 261 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 86.58% 86.14% 81.78%
Number of salaries quoted 182 244 188
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 5 (83.33%) Scrum
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) QA
1 5 (83.33%) Selenium
1 5 (83.33%) TestComplete
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) ISEB
2 4 (66.67%) Quality Management
2 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) NUnit
3 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (50.00%) Jasmine
3 3 (50.00%) Karma Test Runner
3 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) VBScript
4 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
5 1 (16.67%) VB
5 1 (16.67%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) UNIX
5 1 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (16.67%) FMCG
5 1 (16.67%) PowerShell

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 5 (83.33%) Selenium
1 5 (83.33%) TestComplete
2 3 (50.00%) Jasmine
2 3 (50.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 3 (50.00%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Tester
2 1 (16.67%) QA Tester
2 1 (16.67%) QA Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior QA Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior QA Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Scrum
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Quality Management
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) VBScript
4 1 (16.67%) VB
4 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) ISEB
2 3 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) QA