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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Automation
Rank 43 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 16 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 3.93% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.61% - -
Number of salaries quoted 16 0 0
Average salary £30,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
347 318 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 85.26% 74.82% 67.33%
Number of salaries quoted 266 262 134
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 3 September 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
(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
Exmouth - 16 £30,000 -
Test Automation
South West

Test Automation
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (95.00%) QA
2 19 (95.00%) Selenium
3 17 (85.00%) User Stories
3 17 (85.00%) C#
3 17 (85.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.00%) Web Services
5 2 (10.00%) HP
5 2 (10.00%) LoadRunner
5 2 (10.00%) Performance Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.00%) ISO 14001
6 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (5.00%) Scrum
6 1 (5.00%) Summit
6 1 (5.00%) .NET
6 1 (5.00%) Java
6 1 (5.00%) Linux
6 1 (5.00%) ISO 9001
6 1 (5.00%) TDD
6 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Product Management
6 1 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (5.00%) Open Source
6 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (95.00%) Selenium
2 2 (10.00%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Analyst
1 19 (95.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (10.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 2 (10.00%) QA Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Technical Leader
3 1 (5.00%) Lead Architect
3 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (5.00%) Software Architect
3 1 (5.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Web Services
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (85.00%) User Stories
3 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (10.00%) Performance Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Scrum
5 1 (5.00%) TDD
5 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Product Management
5 1 (5.00%) Open Source
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) C#
1 17 (85.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (95.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (5.00%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) HP