The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Derby region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Automation
Rank 46 34 47
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +13
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 10 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 3.09% 0.48% 1.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.73% 0.64% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 4
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -19.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £35,000 £37,550
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £48,050
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
268 156 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 82.72% 75.00% 80.75%
Number of salaries quoted 213 145 240
Average salary £39,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.23% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Test Automation
Derbyshire

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 1 August 2014.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in Derby

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 24 (100.00%) QA
2 20 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (79.17%) Selenium
4 15 (62.50%) Automated Testing
4 15 (62.50%) C#
4 15 (62.50%) ISEB
5 14 (58.33%) ISTQB
6 13 (54.17%) User Acceptance Testing
6 13 (54.17%) TestComplete
6 13 (54.17%) JavaScript
7 12 (50.00%) Quality Management
8 11 (45.83%) Scrum
8 11 (45.83%) NUnit
8 11 (45.83%) Test Strategy
8 11 (45.83%) Karma Test Runner
9 9 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (29.17%) Software Testing
11 6 (25.00%) Jasmine
11 6 (25.00%) WebDriver
12 5 (20.83%) NHS
13 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
13 4 (16.67%) Information Governance
14 3 (12.50%) Software Architecture
14 3 (12.50%) Java
14 3 (12.50%) Usability Testing
14 3 (12.50%) TDD
15 2 (8.33%) Windows
15 2 (8.33%) Python
15 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
15 2 (8.33%) Finance

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 19 (79.17%) Selenium
2 13 (54.17%) TestComplete
3 11 (45.83%) NUnit
3 11 (45.83%) Karma Test Runner
4 6 (25.00%) Jasmine
4 6 (25.00%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Analyst
1 14 (58.33%) Test Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Tester
3 3 (12.50%) Test Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Test Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) QA Tester
4 2 (8.33%) QA Manager
4 2 (8.33%) QA Test Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Lead Test Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Automation Tester
5 1 (4.17%) Selenium Tester
5 1 (4.17%) Senior QA Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior QA Tester
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Tester
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) QA Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) CSS
1 1 (4.17%) XML
1 1 (4.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) NHS
2 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (62.50%) Automated Testing
3 13 (54.17%) User Acceptance Testing
4 12 (50.00%) Quality Management
5 11 (45.83%) Scrum
5 11 (45.83%) Test Strategy
6 9 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (29.17%) Software Testing
8 4 (16.67%) Information Governance
9 3 (12.50%) Software Architecture
9 3 (12.50%) Usability Testing
9 3 (12.50%) TDD
10 2 (8.33%) Test Scripting
10 2 (8.33%) BDD
11 1 (4.17%) Mobile Device Management
11 1 (4.17%) Automation Testing
11 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
11 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (4.17%) Manual Testing
11 1 (4.17%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) C#
2 13 (54.17%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.50%) Java
4 2 (8.33%) Python
4 2 (8.33%) Ruby
5 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.17%) Objective-C
5 1 (4.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (62.50%) ISEB
2 14 (58.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (100.00%) QA
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