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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 78 67 62
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -5
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 2 14 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.28% 1.90% 3.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 2.37% 3.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 24
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,375 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.71% +3.43%
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
649 590 780
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 89.27% 80.16% 85.15%
Number of salaries quoted 405 549 653
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £27,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Guildford region citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation.

1 7 (77.78%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Programme Management
3 4 (44.44%) Marketing
3 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
3 4 (44.44%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
4 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) Compatibility Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Security Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Integration Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 3 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (33.33%) RESTful
4 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
4 3 (33.33%) NoSQL
4 3 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Issue Tracking
4 3 (33.33%) Regression Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Electronics
4 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 3 (33.33%) SAP
4 3 (33.33%) SOAP
4 3 (33.33%) Python
4 3 (33.33%) HTTP
4 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (33.33%) Perl

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Guildford region citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco ICM
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 3 (33.33%) MySQL
1 3 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (11.11%) Apache Accumulo
2 1 (11.11%) Big Data
2 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
2 2 (22.22%) Selenium
2 2 (22.22%) SoapUI
2 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (22.22%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Marketing
3 3 (33.33%) Electronics
3 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Test Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Tester
3 2 (22.22%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Automation Tester
3 2 (22.22%) Integration Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Integration Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Integration Tester
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Automation Tester
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Integration Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Integration Tester
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Tester
3 2 (22.22%) Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Web Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
1 3 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
1 3 (33.33%) JSON
1 3 (33.33%) RESTful
1 3 (33.33%) SOAP
2 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) HTML5
3 1 (11.11%) Java EE
3 1 (11.11%) jQuery
3 1 (11.11%) Spring
3 1 (11.11%) Swing
3 1 (11.11%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
2 2 (22.22%) Physics
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Programme Management
1 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
2 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (33.33%) Compatibility Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Issue Tracking
2 3 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Security Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (22.22%) API Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Test Management
3 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
4 1 (11.11%) Code Coverage
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 3 (33.33%) Perl
3 3 (33.33%) Python
3 3 (33.33%) Ruby
4 1 (11.11%) C++
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) DV Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) ISEB
3 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
3 1 (11.11%) MBA
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) SAP
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Avaya
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Genesys
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - 60,000
Posted: 2 days ago