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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 66 - 58
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 14 0 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.92% - 2.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.28% - 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 13
Average salary £38,250 - £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 - £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
614 392 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 83.99% 75.10% 71.84%
Number of salaries quoted 543 347 459
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 29 (100.00%) Selenium
2 27 (93.10%) C#
2 27 (93.10%) .NET
3 26 (89.66%) SQL
4 25 (86.21%) Degree
4 25 (86.21%) Software Engineering
5 23 (79.31%) QA
5 23 (79.31%) XML
5 23 (79.31%) Computer Science
5 23 (79.31%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (41.38%) .NET Framework
7 10 (34.48%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (31.03%) Manual Testing
9 7 (24.14%) Web Testing
10 6 (20.69%) MySQL
11 5 (17.24%) Oracle
12 4 (13.79%) MVC
12 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
12 4 (13.79%) WebDriver
12 4 (13.79%) NUnit
12 4 (13.79%) Finance
13 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
13 3 (10.34%) Smartphone
13 3 (10.34%) Test Scripting
13 3 (10.34%) WCF
13 3 (10.34%) WPF
13 3 (10.34%) jQuery
13 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC
13 3 (10.34%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC 3

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) MySQL
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 29 (100.00%) Selenium
2 10 (34.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (13.79%) WebDriver
3 4 (13.79%) NUnit
4 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
5 2 (6.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (6.90%) Ant
5 2 (6.90%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (6.90%) JMeter
6 1 (3.45%) JUnit
6 1 (3.45%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (72.41%) Software Engineer
2 20 (68.97%) Test Engineer
2 20 (68.97%) Software Test Engineer
3 7 (24.14%) Junior
4 6 (20.69%) Junior Software Engineer
4 6 (20.69%) Junior Test Engineer
4 6 (20.69%) Graduate
5 4 (13.79%) Tester
5 4 (13.79%) QA Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (10.34%) .NET Developer
6 3 (10.34%) C# Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Web Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Mid-Level C# Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Mid-Level C# .NET Developer
6 3 (10.34%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (10.34%) C# Web Developer
6 3 (10.34%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (93.10%) .NET
2 23 (79.31%) XML
3 12 (41.38%) .NET Framework
4 3 (10.34%) WCF
4 3 (10.34%) WPF
4 3 (10.34%) jQuery
4 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (10.34%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET
4 3 (10.34%) CSS
4 3 (10.34%) Ajax
4 3 (10.34%) HTML
5 2 (6.90%) Web Services
5 2 (6.90%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 23 (79.31%) Computer Science
1 23 (79.31%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (10.34%) Smartphone
3 2 (6.90%) Life Science
3 2 (6.90%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) UNIX
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
1 2 (6.90%) Solaris
1 2 (6.90%) Linux
1 2 (6.90%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (86.21%) Software Engineering
2 9 (31.03%) Manual Testing
3 7 (24.14%) Web Testing
4 4 (13.79%) MVC
5 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.34%) TDD
5 3 (10.34%) Web Development
5 3 (10.34%) Test Scripting
6 2 (6.90%) Test Management
7 1 (3.45%) User Stories
7 1 (3.45%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (93.10%) C#
2 26 (89.66%) SQL
3 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
4 2 (6.90%) Java
4 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (86.21%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (6.90%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (79.31%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
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