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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 54 63 54
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 2 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 0.48% 1.73% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 1.94% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 3
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £36,000 £42,800
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
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
332 515 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 79.62% 89.25% 83.95%
Number of salaries quoted 264 387 308
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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
Chesterfield +25 1 £55,000 -
Derby -2 1 £40,000 +14.28%
Automated Testing
East Midlands

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (93.75%) C#
3 14 (87.50%) Web Services
3 14 (87.50%) XML
3 14 (87.50%) SQL
3 14 (87.50%) Scrum
3 14 (87.50%) REST
4 13 (81.25%) Multithreading
4 13 (81.25%) WinForms
4 13 (81.25%) Workflow
4 13 (81.25%) .NET Remoting
4 13 (81.25%) XPath
4 13 (81.25%) WCF
4 13 (81.25%) WPF
4 13 (81.25%) WF
4 13 (81.25%) Silverlight
4 13 (81.25%) T-SQL
4 13 (81.25%) .NET
4 13 (81.25%) SQL Server
4 13 (81.25%) XSD
4 13 (81.25%) Windows
5 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
5 10 (62.50%) C++
6 9 (56.25%) HTML
6 9 (56.25%) Linux
6 9 (56.25%) Degree
6 9 (56.25%) RESTful
7 8 (50.00%) Computer Science
7 8 (50.00%) C
8 5 (31.25%) OO

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) Jetty
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (81.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) JUnit
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
1 1 (6.25%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (6.25%) Selenium
1 1 (6.25%) FitNesse
1 1 (6.25%) AccuRev
1 1 (6.25%) Mockito
1 1 (6.25%) MSBuild
1 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (25.00%) Games
1 4 (25.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 4 (25.00%) C++ Developer
3 4 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior C++ Developer
3 4 (25.00%) C++/C# Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Agile C# Developer
4 2 (12.50%) ScrumMaster
4 2 (12.50%) Software Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) Web Services
1 14 (87.50%) XML
1 14 (87.50%) REST
2 13 (81.25%) .NET Remoting
2 13 (81.25%) WCF
2 13 (81.25%) WPF
2 13 (81.25%) WF
2 13 (81.25%) Silverlight
2 13 (81.25%) XSD
2 13 (81.25%) .NET
2 13 (81.25%) WinForms
3 9 (56.25%) RESTful
3 9 (56.25%) HTML
4 5 (31.25%) .NET Framework
4 5 (31.25%) XSLT
5 1 (6.25%) Ajax
5 1 (6.25%) COM
5 1 (6.25%) STL
5 1 (6.25%) JAX-RS
5 1 (6.25%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.25%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (87.50%) Scrum
3 13 (81.25%) Workflow
3 13 (81.25%) Multithreading
4 5 (31.25%) TDD
4 5 (31.25%) OO
4 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (31.25%) Performance Analysis
5 4 (25.00%) ATDD
5 4 (25.00%) User Stories
5 4 (25.00%) UML
5 4 (25.00%) Extreme Programming
6 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
7 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
7 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
7 1 (6.25%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
7 1 (6.25%) SOA
7 1 (6.25%) Code Coverage
7 1 (6.25%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) C#
2 14 (87.50%) SQL
3 13 (81.25%) T-SQL
3 13 (81.25%) XPath
4 10 (62.50%) C++
4 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
5 8 (50.00%) C
6 3 (18.75%) Java
7 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft