Period
to 28 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Exeter 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 28 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
Devon > Exeter
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 28 41
Rank change year-on-year +5 +13 -6
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 47 34 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Exeter 10.54% 8.63% 4.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.49% 9.77% 5.51%
Number of salaries quoted 46 31 16
Exeter median annual salary £41,250 £45,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +50.00% -
10th Percentile £28,625 £32,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £53,125 £72,500 £56,563
Devon median annual salary £41,250 £45,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% +50.00% -

Test Automation is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Exeter with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Exeter
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 409 348 345
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Exeter 91.70% 88.32% 87.79%
Number of salaries quoted 376 318 241
Exeter median annual salary £36,063 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.83% +7.14% +1.45%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,550 £21,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £70,000 £50,000
Devon median annual salary £36,871 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +5.35% - +4.48%

Test Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in Exeter

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Automation in Exeter

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Exeter

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

Salary trend for Test Automation in Exeter

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in Exeter

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Automation in Exeter over the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Automation in Exeter

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Exeter region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 33 (70.21%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (68.09%) C#
3 31 (65.96%) Java
4 29 (61.70%) JavaScript
5 23 (48.94%) TDD
5 23 (48.94%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (46.81%) HTML
6 22 (46.81%) Scrum
7 20 (42.55%) BDD
8 16 (34.04%) HTML5
8 16 (34.04%) Product Management
9 15 (31.91%) QA
9 15 (31.91%) Line Management
10 14 (29.79%) Coaching
10 14 (29.79%) ISO 14001
10 14 (29.79%) ISO 9001
11 12 (25.53%) SQL
11 12 (25.53%) Software Testing
12 10 (21.28%) Degree
13 9 (19.15%) XML
14 8 (17.02%) Python
14 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
14 8 (17.02%) JSON
15 7 (14.89%) Computer Science
15 7 (14.89%) Selenium
15 7 (14.89%) Unit Testing
15 7 (14.89%) Test Scripting
15 7 (14.89%) CSS
15 7 (14.89%) ISEB
16 6 (12.77%) Web Services

Test Automation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Exeter 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 3 (6.38%) IIS
2 2 (4.26%) SAS
2 2 (4.26%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.26%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.26%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.26%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Selenium
2 5 (10.64%) NUnit
3 4 (8.51%) Jenkins
3 4 (8.51%) SoapUI
4 3 (6.38%) JUnit
5 2 (4.26%) Cucumber
5 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.26%) git-flow
5 2 (4.26%) Jasmine
5 2 (4.26%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (2.13%) JIRA
6 1 (2.13%) Maven
6 1 (2.13%) Protractor
6 1 (2.13%) Spock
6 1 (2.13%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.13%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (2.13%) Finance
1 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (42.55%) Developer
2 14 (29.79%) Software Team Leader
2 14 (29.79%) Team Leader
3 11 (23.40%) Development Team Leader
3 11 (23.40%) Software Development Team Leader
4 10 (21.28%) Software Developer
5 9 (19.15%) Analyst
6 8 (17.02%) Java Development Team Leader
6 8 (17.02%) Java Team Leader
7 7 (14.89%) QA Analyst
8 5 (10.64%) C# Developer
8 5 (10.64%) Developer in Test
8 5 (10.64%) Test Analyst
9 4 (8.51%) Java Developer
9 4 (8.51%) QA Test Analyst
9 4 (8.51%) Software Analyst
9 4 (8.51%) Software Test Analyst
10 3 (6.38%) Lead Developer
10 3 (6.38%) Tester
11 2 (4.26%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (46.81%) HTML
2 16 (34.04%) HTML5
3 9 (19.15%) XML
4 8 (17.02%) JSON
5 7 (14.89%) CSS
6 6 (12.77%) Web Services
7 5 (10.64%) .NET
8 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET
8 4 (8.51%) RESTful
9 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (6.38%) REST
9 3 (6.38%) WCF
10 2 (4.26%) AngularJS
10 2 (4.26%) Gherkin
10 2 (4.26%) Java EE
10 2 (4.26%) Razor View Engine
10 2 (4.26%) Spring
11 1 (2.13%) .NET Framework
11 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (2.13%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Computer Science
2 6 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.51%) User Experience
4 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.26%) Linux
2 1 (2.13%) Windows
2 1 (2.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (70.21%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (48.94%) Continuous Integration
2 23 (48.94%) TDD
3 22 (46.81%) Scrum
4 20 (42.55%) BDD
5 16 (34.04%) Product Management
6 15 (31.91%) Line Management
7 14 (29.79%) Coaching
8 12 (25.53%) Software Testing
9 7 (14.89%) Test Scripting
9 7 (14.89%) Unit Testing
10 6 (12.77%) Functional Testing
10 6 (12.77%) MVC
11 5 (10.64%) SOLID
12 4 (8.51%) Continuous Delivery
12 4 (8.51%) Defect Management
12 4 (8.51%) Integration Testing
12 4 (8.51%) Manual Testing
12 4 (8.51%) Scenario Testing
12 4 (8.51%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 32 (68.09%) C#
2 31 (65.96%) Java
3 29 (61.70%) JavaScript
4 12 (25.53%) SQL
5 8 (17.02%) Python
6 5 (10.64%) C++
7 3 (6.38%) PowerShell
7 3 (6.38%) T-SQL
8 2 (4.26%) Bash Shell
8 2 (4.26%) C
8 2 (4.26%) MATLAB
8 2 (4.26%) Objective-C
8 2 (4.26%) PHP
8 2 (4.26%) R
8 2 (4.26%) Ruby
8 2 (4.26%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.13%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (21.28%) Degree
2 7 (14.89%) ISEB
3 5 (10.64%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (6.38%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (31.91%) QA
2 14 (29.79%) ISO 14001
2 14 (29.79%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.13%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (8.51%) SOASTA, Inc
2 1 (2.13%) Logi
2 1 (2.13%) Logi Analytics
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.13%) Oneserve
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle
2 1 (2.13%) Talend
Exeter, Devon
Landmark Information Group Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary, bonus and benefits
Posted: 24 days ago