The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 64 55 55
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 5 23 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.04% 3.42% 3.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 4.09% 4.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4 21 25
Median salary £43,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.47% +5.55%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
Test Automation
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
407 563 668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 84.44% 83.78% 85.42%
Number of salaries quoted 331 496 580
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £63,300
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

The demand trend of job ads across the Guildford region citing Test Automation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Guildford

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT jobs citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) QA
3 4 (66.67%) Selenium
3 4 (66.67%) Manual Testing
3 4 (66.67%) WebDriver
3 4 (66.67%) Automation Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (50.00%) Ruby
4 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (50.00%) C#
5 2 (33.33%) JMeter
5 2 (33.33%) Web Services
5 2 (33.33%) OOP
5 2 (33.33%) JUnit
5 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (33.33%) Marketing
5 2 (33.33%) TDD
5 2 (33.33%) Open Source
5 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Scrum
5 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 2 (33.33%) BDD
5 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (33.33%) SDET
6 1 (16.67%) Presales
6 1 (16.67%) Exploratory Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Big Data
6 1 (16.67%) WebRTC
6 1 (16.67%) AngularJS

Test Automation
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:

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco ICM
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
1 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Selenium
1 4 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) JMeter
2 2 (33.33%) JUnit
General
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Automation Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer in Test
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Automation Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) QA Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) QA Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) QA Test Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) QA Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Software QA Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) Java EE
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) JSON
2 1 (16.67%) RESTful
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
2 1 (16.67%) Spring
2 1 (16.67%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Automation Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Manual Testing
3 2 (33.33%) BDD
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) OOP
3 2 (33.33%) Open Source
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) Code Coverage
4 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) QA
2 2 (33.33%) SDET
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Avaya
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) Genesys
1 1 (16.67%) SAP
Guildford
Spectrum IT
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 18 days ago