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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank - 48 43
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon - 0.57% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.82% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £42,500
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
282 245 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 77.69% 70.20% 69.75%
Number of salaries quoted 235 207 172
Average salary £36,000 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £19,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,944 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 2 (66.67%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Hudson
2 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) HND
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) POSIX
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) Genesys
2 1 (33.33%) Firmware
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Data Security
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Finance

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
1 1 (33.33%) Hudson
1 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
1 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Software Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Data Security
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Compatibility Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) HND
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Genesys