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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 32 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 21 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 7.29% 0.55% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.61% 0.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 20 2 0
Median salary £65,000 £57,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
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
244 306 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 84.72% 83.84% 79.94%
Number of salaries quoted 221 243 219
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £46,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
Salary Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Devon region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Test Automation Salary Histogram 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 5 May 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 +13 16 £65,000 +13.04%
Buckfastleigh - 1 £36,000 -
Torquay - 1 £36,000 -
Test Automation
South West

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 26 (92.86%) QA
2 22 (78.57%) C#
3 21 (75.00%) .NET
4 19 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (60.71%) TDD
6 15 (53.57%) Java
7 14 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (46.43%) DevOps
9 11 (39.29%) SQL
9 11 (39.29%) SOAP
10 10 (35.71%) Windows
10 10 (35.71%) Linux
10 10 (35.71%) Apache
10 10 (35.71%) JIRA
10 10 (35.71%) Open Source
10 10 (35.71%) SaaS
11 8 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (25.00%) AccuRev
12 7 (25.00%) TeamCity
12 7 (25.00%) ISO 9001
12 7 (25.00%) ISO 14001
12 7 (25.00%) Project Management
13 6 (21.43%) Scrum
14 5 (17.86%) Selenium
14 5 (17.86%) Regression Testing
15 4 (14.29%) MVC
15 4 (14.29%) Web Services
15 4 (14.29%) Manual Testing
15 4 (14.29%) NHibernate
15 4 (14.29%) NUnit

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 10 (35.71%) Apache
2 2 (7.14%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (35.71%) SaaS
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) JIRA
2 7 (25.00%) AccuRev
2 7 (25.00%) TeamCity
3 5 (17.86%) Selenium
4 4 (14.29%) NuGet
4 4 (14.29%) NUnit
5 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
6 2 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (7.14%) Bitbucket
6 2 (7.14%) Bower
6 2 (7.14%) Grunt
6 2 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (7.14%) WebDriver
7 1 (3.57%) HP UFT
General
1 1 (3.57%) Advertising
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Software Manager
2 11 (39.29%) Senior Manager
3 6 (21.43%) C# Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Development Manager
5 4 (14.29%) QA Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Quality Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Software Development Manager
6 3 (10.71%) Senior Development Manager
7 1 (3.57%) .NET Development Manager
7 1 (3.57%) IT Manager
7 1 (3.57%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.57%) QA Test Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Software Tester
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Test Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Test Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (75.00%) .NET
2 11 (39.29%) SOAP
3 4 (14.29%) NHibernate
3 4 (14.29%) Web Services
4 2 (7.14%) .NET Framework
4 2 (7.14%) ActiveX
4 2 (7.14%) AngularJS
4 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
4 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (7.14%) OpenLayers
5 1 (3.57%) CSS
5 1 (3.57%) HTML
5 1 (3.57%) HTML5
5 1 (3.57%) REST
5 1 (3.57%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Digital Media
2 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.57%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) Linux
1 10 (35.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (60.71%) TDD
3 14 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (46.43%) DevOps
5 10 (35.71%) Open Source
6 8 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (25.00%) Project Management
8 6 (21.43%) Scrum
9 5 (17.86%) Regression Testing
10 4 (14.29%) Manual Testing
10 4 (14.29%) MVC
11 3 (10.71%) Product Management
11 3 (10.71%) Software Testing
12 2 (7.14%) Automated Testing
12 2 (7.14%) BDD
12 2 (7.14%) SDLC
12 2 (7.14%) Test Scripting
12 2 (7.14%) Test Strategy
12 2 (7.14%) Waterfall
12 2 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (78.57%) C#
2 15 (53.57%) Java
3 11 (39.29%) SQL
4 2 (7.14%) C++
4 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.57%) C
5 1 (3.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) ISEB
1 3 (10.71%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (92.86%) QA
2 7 (25.00%) ISO 14001
2 7 (25.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Atlassian
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft