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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 54 - 53
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 7 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 1.62% - 2.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.98% - 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 8
Average salary £47,500 - £41,250
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 - £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 - £43,950
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,250 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-0.70% -2.08%
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
353 325 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 81.52% 78.13% 74.06%
Number of salaries quoted 301 241 249
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £82,500 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 2 October 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 2 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 - 5 £55,000 -
Automated Testing
East Midlands

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 16 (84.21%) C#
2 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (68.42%) QA
4 12 (63.16%) Scrum
5 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
6 10 (52.63%) ISEB
6 10 (52.63%) Selenium
6 10 (52.63%) ISTQB
7 9 (47.37%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (42.11%) TestComplete
8 8 (42.11%) NUnit
8 8 (42.11%) Quality Management
8 8 (42.11%) SQL
8 8 (42.11%) Karma Test Runner
9 7 (36.84%) XML
10 6 (31.58%) Windows
10 6 (31.58%) .NET
11 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
11 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
11 5 (26.32%) XSD
11 5 (26.32%) Web Services
11 5 (26.32%) Workflow
11 5 (26.32%) WinForms
11 5 (26.32%) Multithreading
11 5 (26.32%) Software Testing
11 5 (26.32%) WCF
11 5 (26.32%) WPF
11 5 (26.32%) WF
11 5 (26.32%) Silverlight
11 5 (26.32%) .NET Remoting

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (52.63%) Selenium
2 8 (42.11%) TestComplete
2 8 (42.11%) NUnit
2 8 (42.11%) Karma Test Runner
3 5 (26.32%) WebDriver
3 5 (26.32%) Jasmine
4 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
1 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
1 2 (10.53%) Games
1 2 (10.53%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Analyst
1 10 (52.63%) Test Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Tester
2 4 (21.05%) Software Test Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Software Tester
3 3 (15.79%) Agile Test Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Software Tester
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Software Test Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Test Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Tester
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Software Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Software Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Lead Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Architect
5 1 (5.26%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) XML
2 6 (31.58%) .NET
3 5 (26.32%) Web Services
3 5 (26.32%) XSD
3 5 (26.32%) WinForms
3 5 (26.32%) .NET Remoting
3 5 (26.32%) WCF
3 5 (26.32%) WPF
3 5 (26.32%) WF
3 5 (26.32%) Silverlight
3 5 (26.32%) REST
4 3 (15.79%) RESTful
4 3 (15.79%) HTML
5 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
5 2 (10.53%) XSLT
6 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) NHS
2 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
2 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Vista
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (63.16%) Scrum
3 9 (47.37%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (42.11%) Quality Management
5 5 (26.32%) Workflow
5 5 (26.32%) Software Testing
5 5 (26.32%) Multithreading
5 5 (26.32%) Test Automation
5 5 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (15.79%) Test Strategy
7 2 (10.53%) ATDD
7 2 (10.53%) User Stories
7 2 (10.53%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (10.53%) Software Architecture
7 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
7 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (10.53%) UML
7 2 (10.53%) OO
7 2 (10.53%) Extreme Programming
7 2 (10.53%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) C#
2 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
3 8 (42.11%) SQL
4 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
4 5 (26.32%) XPath
5 3 (15.79%) C
5 3 (15.79%) C++
6 2 (10.53%) Python
6 2 (10.53%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) ISEB
1 10 (52.63%) ISTQB
2 3 (15.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (68.42%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft