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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Automation
South West / Devon
Rank 42 45 54
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 15 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 4.27% 3.33% 1.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.08% 3.72% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 3
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -26.31%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
295 269 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 84.05% 89.67% 81.63%
Number of salaries quoted 275 233 257
Median salary £37,500 £33,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,000 £52,500
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
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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 2017. 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 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 15 £35,000 -28.20% 2
Test Automation
South West

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 20 (66.67%) BDD
2 19 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (46.67%) TDD
3 14 (46.67%) Test Management
4 13 (43.33%) Java
5 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 12 (40.00%) Software Testing
6 11 (36.67%) Test Scripting
6 11 (36.67%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (36.67%) SQL
6 11 (36.67%) C#
6 11 (36.67%) Line Management
7 9 (30.00%) Python
7 9 (30.00%) Software Engineering
7 9 (30.00%) Functional Testing
8 8 (26.67%) Mentoring
8 8 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (26.67%) ATDD
8 8 (26.67%) Retail
8 8 (26.67%) Resource Management
8 8 (26.67%) Performance Management
8 8 (26.67%) Waterfall
8 8 (26.67%) ISO 9001
8 8 (26.67%) ITIL
8 8 (26.67%) ISO 14001
8 8 (26.67%) Management Information System
8 8 (26.67%) Finance
9 6 (20.00%) Selenium
9 6 (20.00%) ISTQB
9 6 (20.00%) Test Strategy

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) GitHub
2 2 (6.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Selenium
1 6 (20.00%) Spock
2 3 (10.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (10.00%) SoapUI
3 2 (6.67%) NUnit
4 1 (3.33%) Gatling
4 1 (3.33%) JUnit
4 1 (3.33%) Protractor
4 1 (3.33%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (26.67%) Finance
1 8 (26.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Senior Software Test Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Senior Test Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) .NET Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Test Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Test Automation Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Development Team Leader
4 3 (10.00%) Graduate
4 3 (10.00%) Junior
4 3 (10.00%) Junior Test Automation Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Junior Test Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) QA Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) QA Test Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Software Development Team Leader
4 3 (10.00%) Software Team Leader
4 3 (10.00%) Team Leader
4 3 (10.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) .NET
2 3 (10.00%) HTML
2 3 (10.00%) HTML5
2 3 (10.00%) JSON
2 3 (10.00%) XML
3 2 (6.67%) Gherkin
3 2 (6.67%) RESTful
3 2 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) BDD
2 19 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (46.67%) TDD
3 14 (46.67%) Test Management
4 12 (40.00%) Software Testing
5 11 (36.67%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (36.67%) Line Management
5 11 (36.67%) Test Scripting
6 9 (30.00%) Functional Testing
6 9 (30.00%) Software Engineering
7 8 (26.67%) ATDD
7 8 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (26.67%) ITIL
7 8 (26.67%) Mentoring
7 8 (26.67%) Performance Management
7 8 (26.67%) Resource Management
7 8 (26.67%) Waterfall
8 6 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
8 6 (20.00%) Test Strategy
9 4 (13.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (43.33%) Java
2 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (36.67%) C#
3 11 (36.67%) SQL
4 9 (30.00%) Python
5 4 (13.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 6 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (13.33%) ISEB
3 3 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (26.67%) ISO 14001
1 8 (26.67%) ISO 9001
2 3 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) SOASTA, Inc
Exeter, Devon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Great benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Devon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Landmark Information Group Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary, bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago