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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 57 70 65
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -5
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 3 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.77% 0.79% 1.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.92% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 12
Median salary £32,500 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +30.76%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
323 541 585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 82.40% 85.06% 87.71%
Number of salaries quoted 286 484 517
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

The demand trend of job ads across the Guildford region citing Automated Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 August 2016, IT jobs citing Automated Testing 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) QA
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
1 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (50.00%) User Stories
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) PhantomJS
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (25.00%) Re-Platforming
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) PhantomJS
3 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Automation Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Agile .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer in Test
2 1 (25.00%) Lead .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Manual Tester
2 1 (25.00%) QA Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Re-Platforming
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle