The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 34 34 24
Rank change year-on-year
0 -10
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 3 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 1.61% 4.38% 4.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.69% 5.38% 5.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 6
Average salary £67,500 £55,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.72% +46.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.40%
Automated Testing
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kingston Upon Thames region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
178 130 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 95.70% 81.25% 77.24%
Number of salaries quoted 158 125 110
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £60,000 £80,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Kingston Upon Thames region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Kingston Upon Thames region.

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames region citing Automated Testing 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 Automated Testing.

1 4 (57.14%) PHP
1 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
1 4 (57.14%) IIS
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) JBoss
1 4 (57.14%) Tomcat
1 4 (57.14%) ETL
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (57.14%) Shell Script
1 4 (57.14%) Banking
1 4 (57.14%) Release Management
1 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (57.14%) Hudson
1 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
2 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
2 3 (42.86%) Web Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
2 3 (42.86%) QA
2 3 (42.86%) Selenium
2 3 (42.86%) Wealth Management
2 3 (42.86%) ISEB
2 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) XML

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames region citing Automated Testing 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 Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) IIS
1 4 (57.14%) JBoss
1 4 (57.14%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Hudson
1 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 3 (42.86%) Selenium
General
1 4 (57.14%) Banking
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Configuration Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Release Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Configuration and Release Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) XML
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ETL
1 4 (57.14%) Release Management
1 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
2 3 (42.86%) Web Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
2 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) PHP
1 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) Shell Script
2 3 (42.86%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle