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 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 64 64 53
Rank change year-on-year
0 -11
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 3 14 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.51% 2.02% 3.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 2.44% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 32
Median salary £43,000 £46,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.02% -2.63%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
502 574 761
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 85.52% 82.83% 84.74%
Number of salaries quoted 352 503 650
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £62,500
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 June 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%) Ruby
3 4 (66.67%) Marketing
4 3 (50.00%) MongoDB
4 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (50.00%) RESTful
4 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
4 3 (50.00%) Regression Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (50.00%) Electronics
4 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (50.00%) C#
4 3 (50.00%) MySQL
4 3 (50.00%) SAP
4 3 (50.00%) SOAP
4 3 (50.00%) Perl
4 3 (50.00%) Linux
4 3 (50.00%) Python
4 3 (50.00%) HTTP
4 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (50.00%) QA
4 3 (50.00%) JSON
4 3 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (50.00%) Compatibility Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Security Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Integration Testing

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 3 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco ICM
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
1 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) Selenium
1 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (66.67%) Marketing
2 3 (50.00%) Electronics
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Tester
2 4 (66.67%) Automation Tester
2 4 (66.67%) Senior Automation Tester
2 4 (66.67%) Senior Tester
3 3 (50.00%) Analyst
3 3 (50.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (33.33%) Integration Analyst
4 2 (33.33%) Integration Test Analyst
4 2 (33.33%) Integration Tester
4 2 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (33.33%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (33.33%) Senior Integration Analyst
4 2 (33.33%) Senior Integration Tester
4 2 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (16.67%) QA Test Engineer
5 1 (16.67%) Software Analyst
5 1 (16.67%) Software QA Tester
5 1 (16.67%) Web Engineer
5 1 (16.67%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
1 3 (50.00%) JSON
1 3 (50.00%) RESTful
1 3 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) Java EE
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) Spring
3 1 (16.67%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Compatibility Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 3 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
1 3 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 3 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Security Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 2 (33.33%) BDD
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Open Source
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) Ruby
3 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) Perl
3 3 (50.00%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (33.33%) SDET
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Avaya
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Genesys