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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 68 81 70
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -11
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 7 8 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.03% 0.88% 2.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 1.07% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 14
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £35,000 £30,075
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £45,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
534 749 666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 78.76% 82.76% 77.80%
Number of salaries quoted 475 631 553
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,533 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,300 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Guildford

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 26 (100.00%) Selenium
2 24 (92.31%) QA
3 18 (69.23%) Java
4 16 (61.54%) Test Automation
5 14 (53.85%) User Acceptance Testing
6 13 (50.00%) XML
7 12 (46.15%) Project Management
7 12 (46.15%) Scrum
7 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (46.15%) FitNesse
7 12 (46.15%) WatiN
8 9 (34.62%) Degree
9 8 (30.77%) JMeter
10 7 (26.92%) C#
10 7 (26.92%) SQL
10 7 (26.92%) .NET
10 7 (26.92%) .NET Framework
10 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
10 7 (26.92%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (26.92%) Computer Science
10 7 (26.92%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (23.08%) SoapUI
11 6 (23.08%) JSON
11 6 (23.08%) QuickTest Pro
11 6 (23.08%) BizTalk Server
12 5 (19.23%) JUnit
12 5 (19.23%) Time Management
12 5 (19.23%) Sahi
12 5 (19.23%) JProfiler
13 4 (15.38%) Automation Testing

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 6 (23.08%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 26 (100.00%) Selenium
2 12 (46.15%) FitNesse
2 12 (46.15%) WatiN
3 8 (30.77%) JMeter
4 7 (26.92%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (23.08%) SoapUI
5 6 (23.08%) QuickTest Pro
6 5 (19.23%) JUnit
6 5 (19.23%) Sahi
6 5 (19.23%) JProfiler
7 4 (15.38%) Visual Studio
8 2 (7.69%) Zephyr
9 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Tester
2 7 (26.92%) Analyst
2 7 (26.92%) Test Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Automation Tester
3 6 (23.08%) Lead Tester
4 5 (19.23%) QA Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) QA Automation Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Automation Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) QA Leader
6 3 (11.54%) Software Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Software Test Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Test Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Software Tester
8 1 (3.85%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Lead Test Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Systems Test Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Technical Test Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) QA Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (50.00%) XML
2 7 (26.92%) .NET
2 7 (26.92%) .NET Framework
3 6 (23.08%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Computer Science
1 7 (26.92%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) Test Automation
2 14 (53.85%) User Acceptance Testing
3 12 (46.15%) Project Management
3 12 (46.15%) Scrum
3 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
5 5 (19.23%) Time Management
6 4 (15.38%) Automation Testing
6 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (15.38%) Test Strategy
6 4 (15.38%) Software Testing
7 3 (11.54%) SOA
7 3 (11.54%) Web Testing
8 2 (7.69%) Test Management
8 2 (7.69%) Manual Testing
8 2 (7.69%) Load Testing
8 2 (7.69%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (69.23%) Java
2 7 (26.92%) C#
2 7 (26.92%) SQL
3 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
4 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (7.69%) ISTQB
2 2 (7.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (92.31%) QA
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000
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