The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 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 Derbyshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Automation
Rank 50 47 60
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +13
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 13 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 2.55% 0.26% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.15% 0.35% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 3
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -19.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £36,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £48,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Derbyshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
413 287 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 81.14% 75.93% 71.77%
Number of salaries quoted 327 249 299
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
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
East Midlands

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 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 -11 10 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Chesterfield - 3 £35,000 -
Test Automation
East Midlands

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 33 (100.00%) QA
2 21 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (57.58%) Selenium
4 16 (48.48%) Automated Testing
5 15 (45.45%) C#
5 15 (45.45%) ISEB
6 14 (42.42%) ISTQB
7 13 (39.39%) User Acceptance Testing
7 13 (39.39%) TestComplete
7 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
8 12 (36.36%) Quality Management
8 12 (36.36%) Test Strategy
9 11 (33.33%) Karma Test Runner
9 11 (33.33%) Scrum
9 11 (33.33%) Java
9 11 (33.33%) NUnit
10 9 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (24.24%) JPA
11 8 (24.24%) Tomcat
11 8 (24.24%) Web Services
11 8 (24.24%) Regression Testing
11 8 (24.24%) WebSphere
11 8 (24.24%) Java SE
11 8 (24.24%) Java EE
11 8 (24.24%) Validation
11 8 (24.24%) Ajax
11 8 (24.24%) Software Testing
11 8 (24.24%) GWT
12 6 (18.18%) WebDriver
12 6 (18.18%) Jasmine

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (24.24%) Tomcat
1 8 (24.24%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 19 (57.58%) Selenium
2 13 (39.39%) TestComplete
3 11 (33.33%) Karma Test Runner
3 11 (33.33%) NUnit
4 6 (18.18%) WebDriver
4 6 (18.18%) Jasmine
General
1 2 (6.06%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Analyst
1 14 (42.42%) Test Analyst
2 9 (27.27%) Tester
3 5 (15.15%) QA Consultant
3 5 (15.15%) Consultant
3 5 (15.15%) Test Consultant
4 3 (9.09%) Test Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Software Tester
4 3 (9.09%) Test Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Lead Test Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) QA Test Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Automation Tester
5 2 (6.06%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) QA Tester
5 2 (6.06%) QA Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Selenium Tester
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Test Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) QA Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) JPA
1 8 (24.24%) Web Services
1 8 (24.24%) Java SE
1 8 (24.24%) Java EE
1 8 (24.24%) Ajax
1 8 (24.24%) GWT
2 1 (3.03%) CSS
2 1 (3.03%) XML
2 1 (3.03%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) NHS
2 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (48.48%) Automated Testing
3 13 (39.39%) User Acceptance Testing
4 12 (36.36%) Quality Management
4 12 (36.36%) Test Strategy
5 11 (33.33%) Scrum
6 9 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (24.24%) Regression Testing
7 8 (24.24%) Validation
7 8 (24.24%) Software Testing
8 4 (12.12%) Information Governance
9 3 (9.09%) Software Architecture
9 3 (9.09%) Usability Testing
9 3 (9.09%) TDD
10 2 (6.06%) Test Management
10 2 (6.06%) Test Scripting
10 2 (6.06%) BDD
10 2 (6.06%) Manual Testing
11 1 (3.03%) Mobile Device Management
11 1 (3.03%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (45.45%) C#
2 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
3 11 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (6.06%) Ruby
4 2 (6.06%) Python
5 1 (3.03%) Objective-C
5 1 (3.03%) VBScript
5 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (45.45%) ISEB
2 14 (42.42%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (100.00%) QA
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