Period
to 25 April 2019

The median annual salary for an Automation Tester was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Derbyshire during the 6 months to 25 April 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Automation Tester
East Midlands > Derbyshire
6 months to
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 48 78 -
Rank change year-on-year +30 - +81
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Tester 13 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 2.77% 0.42% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.91% 0.42% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Derbyshire median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% - -
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% -5.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Derbyshire
Permanent vacancies in Derbyshire with a recognized job title 447 706 734
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.31% 98.06% 97.22%
Number of salaries quoted 314 607 577
Derbyshire median annual salary £35,250 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.44% +2.67% +5.07%
10th Percentile £22,250 £23,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £72,500 £57,500
East Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75% -

Automation Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

Job postings that featured Automation Tester in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire.

Job vacancy trend for Automation Tester in Derbyshire

Automation Tester
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

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

Salary trend for Automation Tester in Derbyshire

Automation Tester
Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Tester within the Derbyshire region over the 6 months to 25 April 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby +25 13 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Automation Tester
East Midlands

Automation Tester Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 25 April 2019, Automation Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Derbyshire region featuring Automation Tester in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) QA
1 13 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 12 (92.31%) C#
3 11 (84.62%) Project Management
3 11 (84.62%) QA Automation
3 11 (84.62%) Manual Testing
3 11 (84.62%) User Stories
4 8 (61.54%) Selenium
5 6 (46.15%) Java
6 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
7 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
7 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
7 1 (7.69%) User Experience
7 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (7.69%) Groovy
7 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
7 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement

Automation Tester Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire 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:

Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Selenium
2 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
1 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 11 (84.62%) Manual Testing
2 11 (84.62%) Project Management
2 11 (84.62%) QA Automation
2 11 (84.62%) User Stories
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) C#
2 6 (46.15%) Java
3 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) Groovy
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft