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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Automation
Rank 64 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 1 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 0.21% 1.48% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 1.81% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 0
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
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
380 331 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 78.19% 81.53% 74.46%
Number of salaries quoted 307 286 257
Average salary £34,500 £32,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.15% -11.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,576 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Devon region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Automation within the Devon region over the 3 months to 19 December 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 +5 1 £37,500 +7.14%
Test Automation
South West

Test Automation
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Devon 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 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) V-Model
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Devon 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) V-Model
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification