The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 55 75 84
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +9
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 16 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 2.63% 0.79% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.16% 1.09% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 1
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
Automated Testing
Surrey

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
506 551 607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 83.09% 72.12% 79.24%
Number of salaries quoted 444 480 556
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,550 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Guildford

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 19 (82.61%) Selenium
2 18 (78.26%) .NET
3 17 (73.91%) Software Engineering
4 15 (65.22%) SQL
4 15 (65.22%) QA
5 14 (60.87%) Degree
5 14 (60.87%) C#
6 12 (52.17%) XML
6 12 (52.17%) Computer Science
6 12 (52.17%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (26.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (26.09%) Windows
7 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
7 6 (26.09%) ISEB
8 5 (21.74%) Java
8 5 (21.74%) J2EE
8 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (21.74%) WCF
8 5 (21.74%) Manual Testing
8 5 (21.74%) WebDriver
9 4 (17.39%) SoapUI
9 4 (17.39%) Load Testing
9 4 (17.39%) Black-Box Testing
9 4 (17.39%) Scrum
9 4 (17.39%) CCTV
9 4 (17.39%) ISTQB
9 4 (17.39%) MySQL
9 4 (17.39%) JUnit
9 4 (17.39%) IIS
9 4 (17.39%) UML

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (17.39%) IIS
2 3 (13.04%) WebSphere
2 3 (13.04%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 19 (82.61%) Selenium
2 5 (21.74%) WebDriver
3 4 (17.39%) SoapUI
3 4 (17.39%) JUnit
4 3 (13.04%) Maven
4 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
4 3 (13.04%) TestComplete
5 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (8.70%) Ant
5 2 (8.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (8.70%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (8.70%) JMeter
5 2 (8.70%) NUnit
6 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
6 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (69.57%) Software Engineer
2 15 (65.22%) Test Engineer
2 15 (65.22%) Software Test Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) QA Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Tester
4 3 (13.04%) Junior
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Tester
5 2 (8.70%) Junior Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Junior Test Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Graduate
6 1 (4.35%) Automated Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) C# Web Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Junior Test Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Test Leader
6 1 (4.35%) QA Leader
6 1 (4.35%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (78.26%) .NET
2 12 (52.17%) XML
3 5 (21.74%) J2EE
3 5 (21.74%) WCF
4 2 (8.70%) Web Services
5 1 (4.35%) HTML
5 1 (4.35%) Ajax
5 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.35%) CSS
5 1 (4.35%) WPF
5 1 (4.35%) jQuery
5 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 12 (52.17%) Computer Science
1 12 (52.17%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (17.39%) CCTV
3 3 (13.04%) Open Source
4 2 (8.70%) Life Science
4 2 (8.70%) Visualisation
5 1 (4.35%) Smartphone
5 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Solaris
2 2 (8.70%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Mac OS X
2 2 (8.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Software Engineering
2 5 (21.74%) Manual Testing
2 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (17.39%) Scrum
3 4 (17.39%) UML
3 4 (17.39%) OO
3 4 (17.39%) OOD
3 4 (17.39%) Load Testing
3 4 (17.39%) Black-Box Testing
4 3 (13.04%) Test Scripting
4 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
5 2 (8.70%) Test Management
5 2 (8.70%) MVC
6 1 (4.35%) TDD
6 1 (4.35%) Regression Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Web Development
6 1 (4.35%) Test Strategy
6 1 (4.35%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) SQL
2 14 (60.87%) C#
3 5 (21.74%) Java
4 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL
4 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (60.87%) Degree
2 6 (26.09%) ISEB
2 6 (26.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (17.39%) ISTQB
4 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
4 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (65.22%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle
2 3 (13.04%) JBoss
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