The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 52 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 3 16 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 0.80% 3.85% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 4.43% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 0
Median salary £33,500 £30,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.66% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Test Automation
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
314 361 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 84.18% 86.78% 79.31%
Number of salaries quoted 292 281 265
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

The demand trend of job ads across the Devon region citing Test Automation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Devon

Test Automation
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Automation within the Devon region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter - 2 £33,500 -
Plymouth - 1 £27,500 -
Test Automation
South West

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing Test Automation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Devon region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 16 (84.21%) C#
1 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (84.21%) TDD
2 15 (78.95%) QA
3 13 (68.42%) .NET
4 12 (63.16%) Java
5 11 (57.89%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (47.37%) SQL
6 9 (47.37%) ISO 9001
6 9 (47.37%) ISO 14001
6 9 (47.37%) DevOps
7 8 (42.11%) SOAP
7 8 (42.11%) JIRA
8 7 (36.84%) Open Source
8 7 (36.84%) SaaS
8 7 (36.84%) Windows
8 7 (36.84%) Linux
8 7 (36.84%) Apache
9 6 (31.58%) Scrum
9 6 (31.58%) TeamCity
10 5 (26.32%) AccuRev
10 5 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (21.05%) C++
11 4 (21.05%) BDD
12 3 (15.79%) NUnit
12 3 (15.79%) Test Strategy
12 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
13 2 (10.53%) Digital Media
13 2 (10.53%) Software Testing
13 2 (10.53%) Selenium

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (36.84%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (36.84%) SaaS
2 1 (5.26%) GitHub
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) JIRA
2 6 (31.58%) TeamCity
3 5 (26.32%) AccuRev
4 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
4 3 (15.79%) NUnit
5 2 (10.53%) Selenium
6 1 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (5.26%) Bitbucket
6 1 (5.26%) Bower
6 1 (5.26%) Grunt
6 1 (5.26%) HP UFT
6 1 (5.26%) NuGet
6 1 (5.26%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Software Manager
2 8 (42.11%) Senior Manager
3 5 (26.32%) Development Manager
4 4 (21.05%) C# Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Software Development Manager
5 3 (15.79%) Senior Development Manager
6 2 (10.53%) Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (10.53%) C++ Developer
6 2 (10.53%) C++ Software Developer
6 2 (10.53%) C++/C# Developer
6 2 (10.53%) QA Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Quality Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Software Tester
6 2 (10.53%) SQL Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Test Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Tester
7 1 (5.26%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (68.42%) .NET
2 8 (42.11%) SOAP
3 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.26%) ActiveX
3 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (5.26%) CSS
3 1 (5.26%) HTML
3 1 (5.26%) HTML5
3 1 (5.26%) NHibernate
3 1 (5.26%) Node.js
3 1 (5.26%) OpenLayers
3 1 (5.26%) REST
3 1 (5.26%) Sass
3 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Digital Media
2 1 (5.26%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Linux
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (84.21%) TDD
2 11 (57.89%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (47.37%) DevOps
4 7 (36.84%) Open Source
5 6 (31.58%) Scrum
6 5 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (21.05%) BDD
8 3 (15.79%) Test Strategy
9 2 (10.53%) Project Management
9 2 (10.53%) Regression Testing
9 2 (10.53%) Software Testing
10 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
10 1 (5.26%) ERP
10 1 (5.26%) Kanban
10 1 (5.26%) MVC
10 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
10 1 (5.26%) System Testing
10 1 (5.26%) Web Development
10 1 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) C#
2 12 (63.16%) Java
3 9 (47.37%) SQL
4 4 (21.05%) C++
5 1 (5.26%) C
5 1 (5.26%) Embedded C
5 1 (5.26%) Embedded C++
5 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.26%) PHP
5 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) ISEB
1 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (78.95%) QA
2 9 (47.37%) ISO 14001
2 9 (47.37%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Atlassian
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft