Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
East Midlands > Derbyshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 26 64
Rank change year-on-year -25 +38 -22
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 25 54 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 3.49% 7.35% 3.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.11% 8.52% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 23 51 34
Derbyshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.65% -24.44%
10th Percentile £28,750 £22,500 £18,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £48,375
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -3.85%

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 Derbyshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Derbyshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 608 634 1039
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 84.80% 86.26% 88.05%
Number of salaries quoted 456 512 857
Derbyshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £23,125 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,500 £55,000 £57,050
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -

Test Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Automation in Derbyshire

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

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

Salary trend for Test Automation in Derbyshire

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Automation in Derbyshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Automation in Derbyshire

Test Automation
Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Automation within the Derbyshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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 -29 15 £50,000 +25.00%
Heanor - 5 £35,000 -
Matlock +1 1 £29,500 +18.00% 1
Chesterfield - 1 £44,000 -
Test Automation
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 14 (56.00%) C#
2 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (48.00%) Selenium
4 10 (40.00%) .NET
5 9 (36.00%) C++
6 8 (32.00%) C
6 8 (32.00%) QA
6 8 (32.00%) Software Engineering
7 7 (28.00%) Degree
7 7 (28.00%) Computer Science
7 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
7 7 (28.00%) Visual Studio
8 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
8 6 (24.00%) ISEB
8 6 (24.00%) HP UFT
8 6 (24.00%) TDD
8 6 (24.00%) ISTQB
8 6 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (20.00%) Google
9 5 (20.00%) Twitter
9 5 (20.00%) Jenkins
9 5 (20.00%) SQL
9 5 (20.00%) Java
10 4 (16.00%) Oracle
10 4 (16.00%) UML
10 4 (16.00%) LoadRunner
10 4 (16.00%) MATLAB
10 4 (16.00%) Ada

Test Automation
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) HTTP
1 1 (4.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 12 (48.00%) Selenium
2 7 (28.00%) Visual Studio
3 6 (24.00%) HP UFT
4 5 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 5 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (16.00%) CruiseControl
5 4 (16.00%) Hudson
5 4 (16.00%) JMeter
5 4 (16.00%) LoadRunner
6 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
6 2 (8.00%) NUnit
7 1 (4.00%) Jasmine
7 1 (4.00%) ReSharper
7 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (4.00%) Subversion
7 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
7 1 (4.00%) WebDriver
7 1 (4.00%) YouTrack
General
1 2 (8.00%) Automotive
1 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (8.00%) Retail
2 1 (4.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Tester
2 7 (28.00%) Software Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Consultant
4 4 (16.00%) Embedded Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Software Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Software Tester
4 4 (16.00%) Test Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) Automation Tester
5 3 (12.00%) C# Software Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Ada Developer
6 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
6 2 (8.00%) C++ Developer
6 2 (8.00%) C++ Programmer
6 2 (8.00%) Performance Tester
6 2 (8.00%) Programmer
6 2 (8.00%) Test Automation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) .NET
2 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (12.00%) HTML
2 3 (12.00%) HTML5
2 3 (12.00%) Web Services
3 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (8.00%) CSS
3 2 (8.00%) CSS3
4 1 (4.00%) ADO.NET
4 1 (4.00%) Ajax
4 1 (4.00%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (4.00%) JSP
4 1 (4.00%) Node.js
4 1 (4.00%) React
4 1 (4.00%) Spring
4 1 (4.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.00%) iPad
4 1 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Android
1 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (32.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (24.00%) TDD
4 4 (16.00%) Analytical Thinking
4 4 (16.00%) Data Management
4 4 (16.00%) Load Testing
4 4 (16.00%) Manual Testing
4 4 (16.00%) MVC
4 4 (16.00%) Regression Testing
4 4 (16.00%) Scenario Testing
4 4 (16.00%) Test Management
4 4 (16.00%) UML
4 4 (16.00%) Use Case
4 4 (16.00%) Validation
5 3 (12.00%) MVVM
6 2 (8.00%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (8.00%) Mathematics
6 2 (8.00%) Performance Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) C#
2 9 (36.00%) C++
3 8 (32.00%) C
4 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (20.00%) Java
5 5 (20.00%) SQL
6 4 (16.00%) Ada
6 4 (16.00%) MATLAB
7 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
7 2 (8.00%) VB.NET
8 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
8 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Degree
2 6 (24.00%) ISEB
2 6 (24.00%) ISTQB
3 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (32.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Google
1 5 (20.00%) Twitter
2 4 (16.00%) HP
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft