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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 56 56 57
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 7 11 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.28% 1.75% 2.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 2.03% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 14
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £33,200 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £65,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
497 542 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 90.69% 86.03% 83.73%
Number of salaries quoted 403 462 429
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,898 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in Guildford

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 9 (75.00%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (41.67%) Programme Management
3 5 (41.67%) C#
3 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) Selenium
3 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
4 4 (33.33%) Test Management
4 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 4 (33.33%) WebDriver
4 4 (33.33%) SoapUI
4 4 (33.33%) QA
4 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 3 (25.00%) Regression Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Electronics
5 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
5 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (25.00%) SAP
5 3 (25.00%) SOAP
5 3 (25.00%) Web Services
5 3 (25.00%) Perl
5 3 (25.00%) MySQL
5 3 (25.00%) Python
5 3 (25.00%) HTTP
5 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (25.00%) Mathematics

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 (8.33%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) HTTP
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (25.00%) MySQL
1 3 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (16.67%) Big Data
3 1 (8.33%) Apache Accumulo
3 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Selenium
1 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
2 4 (33.33%) SoapUI
2 4 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 3 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (16.67%) Maven
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (25.00%) Electronics
3 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Test Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Tester
4 2 (16.67%) Automation Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Automation Tester
4 2 (16.67%) Integration Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Integration Test Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Integration Tester
4 2 (16.67%) QA Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Integration Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Integration Tester
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Penetration Tester
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Test Automation Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Test Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Tester
4 2 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
1 3 (25.00%) JSON
1 3 (25.00%) RESTful
1 3 (25.00%) SOAP
1 3 (25.00%) Web Services
2 2 (16.67%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (8.33%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (16.67%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (41.67%) Programme Management
2 4 (33.33%) Test Management
2 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 3 (25.00%) API Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (25.00%) Compatibility Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Issue Tracking
3 3 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Defect Management
5 1 (8.33%) Operations Research
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) C#
3 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (25.00%) Perl
3 3 (25.00%) Python
3 3 (25.00%) Ruby
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) ISEB
3 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) VMware
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