The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Automation
Rank 63 46 51
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +5
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 6 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 1.03% 2.56% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 3.15% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 1
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Test Automation
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
493 413 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 84.56% 81.46% 78.41%
Number of salaries quoted 409 328 261
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £77,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Derbyshire

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

Test Automation
Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Automation within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Derby -2 5 £32,500 - 1
Test Automation
East Midlands

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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%) QA
2 4 (66.67%) Selenium
2 4 (66.67%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) ISEB
3 3 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (50.00%) WebDriver
4 2 (33.33%) Software Architecture
4 2 (33.33%) TestComplete
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (33.33%) SpecFlow
4 2 (33.33%) BDD
4 2 (33.33%) Information Governance
4 2 (33.33%) Karma Test Runner
4 2 (33.33%) SDLC
4 2 (33.33%) NUnit
4 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 2 (33.33%) Quality Management
4 2 (33.33%) NHS
4 2 (33.33%) C
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) HP UFT
5 1 (16.67%) C++
5 1 (16.67%) Java

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 4 (66.67%) Selenium
2 3 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (33.33%) SpecFlow
3 2 (33.33%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (33.33%) TestComplete
3 2 (33.33%) NUnit
4 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
4 1 (16.67%) HP UFT
4 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Software Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Test Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) Software Packaging
1 1 (16.67%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) NHS
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 2 (33.33%) Software Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) BDD
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Information Governance
2 2 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) Web Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) C
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) ISEB
1 3 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
Derby
Prospectus IT
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + 25 days hol, pension
Posted: 19 days ago