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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 54 47 35
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -12
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 5 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 1.21% 1.81% 1.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 2.37% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 4
Average salary £21,500 £28,000 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.21% -19.42%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Automated Testing
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
356 295 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 86.20% 76.23% 63.29%
Number of salaries quoted 274 238 139
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £43,950 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Devon

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Devon region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Devon

Automated Testing
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the Devon region over the 3 months to 3 August 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
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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
Exeter -20 4 £21,500 -17.30%
Plymouth -3 1 £38,000 +26.66%
Automated Testing
South West

Automated Testing
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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 5 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (80.00%) QA
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) ISEB
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (60.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (40.00%) .NET
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) HND
5 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
5 1 (20.00%) C#
5 1 (20.00%) Java
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (20.00%) ISO 14001
5 1 (20.00%) Scrum
5 1 (20.00%) Summit
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (20.00%) Product Management
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (20.00%) Degree

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Product Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (20.00%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft