The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 34 41 34
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 0.59% 1.33% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 1.67% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £21,500 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-53.76% +3.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Automated Testing
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Croydon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
132 180 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 77.65% 79.65% 76.92%
Number of salaries quoted 121 156 144
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,923 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Croydon region.

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Croydon

Automated Testing
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon region citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Automated Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) GIS
1 1 (100.00%) BT
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Fault Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon region citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Junior
1 1 (100.00%) Software Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Junior Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Junior Software Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) GIS
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Fault Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) BT