The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 52 - 54
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 6 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 1.32% - 1.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% - 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 8
Average salary £30,000 - £41,250
90% offered a salary of more than £29,375 - £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 - £43,950
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
Automated Testing
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Derbyshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
369 298 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 81.46% 77.40% 76.74%
Number of salaries quoted 301 225 281
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £82,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Derbyshire region.

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Derbyshire

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

Automated Testing
Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby - 6 £30,000 -
Automated Testing
East Midlands

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Derbyshire region citing Automated Testing 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 Automated Testing.

1 15 (78.95%) QA
2 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (68.42%) C#
3 12 (63.16%) ISEB
3 12 (63.16%) ISTQB
4 11 (57.89%) Selenium
5 10 (52.63%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (47.37%) Quality Management
6 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
7 8 (42.11%) Scrum
7 8 (42.11%) TestComplete
7 8 (42.11%) NUnit
7 8 (42.11%) Karma Test Runner
8 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (36.84%) Software Testing
8 7 (36.84%) Test Automation
9 6 (31.58%) WebDriver
9 6 (31.58%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (31.58%) Test Strategy
10 5 (26.32%) Jasmine
11 4 (21.05%) SQL
12 3 (15.79%) Ruby
12 3 (15.79%) NHS
12 3 (15.79%) Python
12 3 (15.79%) XML
12 3 (15.79%) Windows
12 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
12 3 (15.79%) Software Architecture
12 3 (15.79%) NoSQL
13 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Derbyshire region citing Automated Testing 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 Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) NoSQL
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (57.89%) Selenium
2 8 (42.11%) TestComplete
2 8 (42.11%) NUnit
2 8 (42.11%) Karma Test Runner
3 6 (31.58%) WebDriver
4 5 (26.32%) Jasmine
5 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
5 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Analyst
1 11 (57.89%) Test Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Tester
2 5 (26.32%) Software Test Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Software Tester
3 4 (21.05%) Agile Test Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Software Tester
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Software Test Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Test Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Tester
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Test Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Lead Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.26%) QA Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) XML
2 2 (10.53%) .NET
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.26%) Web Services
3 1 (5.26%) HTML
3 1 (5.26%) XSD
3 1 (5.26%) WinForms
3 1 (5.26%) .NET Remoting
3 1 (5.26%) WCF
3 1 (5.26%) WPF
3 1 (5.26%) WF
3 1 (5.26%) Silverlight
3 1 (5.26%) RESTful
3 1 (5.26%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) NHS
2 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Vista
2 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (47.37%) Quality Management
4 8 (42.11%) Scrum
5 7 (36.84%) Test Automation
5 7 (36.84%) Software Testing
6 6 (31.58%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (31.58%) Test Strategy
7 3 (15.79%) Software Architecture
8 2 (10.53%) Manual Testing
8 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
9 1 (5.26%) Multithreading
9 1 (5.26%) Test Management
9 1 (5.26%) Regression Testing
9 1 (5.26%) Workflow
9 1 (5.26%) Test Planning
9 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
9 1 (5.26%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) C#
2 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
3 4 (21.05%) SQL
4 3 (15.79%) Python
4 3 (15.79%) Ruby
5 1 (5.26%) XPath
5 1 (5.26%) C
5 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.26%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) ISEB
1 12 (63.16%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (78.95%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft