Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Derby with a requirement for Test Automation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Test Automation over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
Derbyshire > Derby
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 20 54
Rank change year-on-year -27 +34 -14
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 16 49 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Derby 3.40% 9.84% 3.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.78% 11.32% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 16 47 22
Derby median annual salary £48,250 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.63% +14.29% -30.00%
10th Percentile £28,750 £23,400 £26,400
90th Percentile £59,375 £53,000 £47,500
Derbyshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +17.65% -24.44%

Test Automation is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Derby with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Derby
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 423 433 571
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Derby 90.00% 86.95% 88.94%
Number of salaries quoted 312 356 497
Derby median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £23,000 £23,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,000 £55,000 £55,000
Derbyshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Test Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in Derby

Job postings citing Test Automation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Derby.

Job vacancy trend for Test Automation in Derby

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Derby

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

Salary trend for Test Automation in Derby

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in Derby

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Automation in Derby over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Automation in Derby

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Derby region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 9 (56.25%) Selenium
2 8 (50.00%) C#
2 8 (50.00%) QA
3 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (37.50%) HP UFT
4 6 (37.50%) C++
4 6 (37.50%) C
4 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 6 (37.50%) Visual Studio
4 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
5 4 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
5 4 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (25.00%) Hudson
5 4 (25.00%) Test Management
5 4 (25.00%) Load Testing
5 4 (25.00%) Degree
5 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 4 (25.00%) .NET
5 4 (25.00%) Oracle
5 4 (25.00%) Java
5 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (25.00%) HP
5 4 (25.00%) MVC
5 4 (25.00%) JMeter
5 4 (25.00%) LoadRunner
5 4 (25.00%) TDD
5 4 (25.00%) CruiseControl
5 4 (25.00%) Data Management

Test Automation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derby 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 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) SMS
2 1 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Selenium
2 6 (37.50%) HP UFT
2 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 6 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (37.50%) Visual Studio
3 4 (25.00%) CruiseControl
3 4 (25.00%) Hudson
3 4 (25.00%) JMeter
3 4 (25.00%) LoadRunner
4 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
4 3 (18.75%) NUnit
5 2 (12.50%) Jasmine
5 2 (12.50%) Subversion
6 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
6 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
6 1 (6.25%) YouTrack
General
1 2 (12.50%) Automotive
1 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
1 2 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Consultant
1 4 (25.00%) Developer
1 4 (25.00%) Software Developer
1 4 (25.00%) Software Engineer
1 4 (25.00%) Test Consultant
1 4 (25.00%) Tester
2 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
2 2 (12.50%) C# Software Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) C++ Developer
2 2 (12.50%) C++ Programmer
2 2 (12.50%) C++ Software Developer
2 2 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Embedded C++ Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Performance Test Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) Performance Tester
2 2 (12.50%) Programmer
2 2 (12.50%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
2 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
2 3 (18.75%) CSS
2 3 (18.75%) CSS3
2 3 (18.75%) HTML
2 3 (18.75%) HTML5
2 3 (18.75%) Web Services
3 2 (12.50%) Ajax
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (12.50%) jQuery
3 2 (12.50%) WCF
4 1 (6.25%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Android
1 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (25.00%) Data Management
3 4 (25.00%) Load Testing
3 4 (25.00%) MVC
3 4 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
3 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (25.00%) TDD
3 4 (25.00%) Test Management
4 2 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
4 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 2 (12.50%) MVVM
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Testing
4 2 (12.50%) SDLC
4 2 (12.50%) UML
4 2 (12.50%) Use Case
4 2 (12.50%) Validation
4 2 (12.50%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) C#
2 6 (37.50%) C
2 6 (37.50%) C++
3 4 (25.00%) Java
3 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) Ada
4 2 (12.50%) MATLAB
4 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 2 (12.50%) SQL
4 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
5 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
5 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) ISEB
2 2 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) HP
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle