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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Automation
Surrey / Guildford
Rank 46 67 66
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -1
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 1 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.34% 1.20% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 1.34% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 6
Median salary £41,500 £47,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.63% -26.92%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.79% +4.37%

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
229 522 585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 78.42% 89.38% 89.72%
Number of salaries quoted 220 438 493
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £63,125
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 15 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (100.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (66.67%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) WebDriver

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:

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer in Test
2 2 (66.67%) Test Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
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