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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 49 32 32
Rank change year-on-year
-17 0
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 7 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 1.54% 2.70% 3.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.05% 4.02% 4.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 9
Average salary £31,000 £35,250 £27,826
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.05% +26.68%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
341 174 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 75.11% 67.18% 71.11%
Number of salaries quoted 289 138 203
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
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 17 September 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
(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
Exeter -7 7 £31,000 -12.05% 1
Automated Testing
South West

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 (41.67%) SQL
1 5 (41.67%) ISTQB
1 5 (41.67%) Test Strategy
1 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Validation
2 4 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 4 (33.33%) System Testing
2 4 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 4 (33.33%) Coaching
3 3 (25.00%) C#
3 3 (25.00%) C++
3 3 (25.00%) HTML
3 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (25.00%) .NET
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (25.00%) Scrum
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) NUnit
3 3 (25.00%) WPF
3 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (16.67%) PHP
4 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 2 (16.67%) ISEB
4 2 (16.67%) Marketing
4 2 (16.67%) Web Development

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) NUnit
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Software Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Programmer
5 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Manual Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Functional Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
1 3 (25.00%) WPF
2 2 (16.67%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Test Strategy
2 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 4 (33.33%) Coaching
2 4 (33.33%) System Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Validation
2 4 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 3 (25.00%) Scrum
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 2 (16.67%) Web Development
5 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Load Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Data Security
5 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
5 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (8.33%) Functional Testing
5 1 (8.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (25.00%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) C++
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) ISTQB
2 4 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (16.67%) ISEB
4 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Zend
3 1 (8.33%) Twitter
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
Exeter, Devon
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Whimple, Devon
TechnoRecruit
Salary: Plus remote working+flexible hours+share options
Posted: 7 days ago