The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Automation
Rank - 37 40
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 0 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon - 4.98% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 5.65% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 1
Average salary - £47,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.39%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
Test Automation
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
117 230 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 63.93% 88.12% 76.69%
Number of salaries quoted 105 184 212
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -3.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,250 £31,450
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Croydon