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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 24 44 31
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -13
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 17 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 8.90% 1.59% 2.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.06% 1.77% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 16 4 2
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
169 226 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 88.48% 89.68% 84.48%
Number of salaries quoted 156 190 86
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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
Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Kingston Upon Thames region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 25 (86.21%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (65.52%) HTML
2 19 (65.52%) CSS
2 19 (65.52%) XML
3 18 (62.07%) SQL Server
3 18 (62.07%) C#
3 18 (62.07%) JavaScript
3 18 (62.07%) .NET
3 18 (62.07%) Web Services
3 18 (62.07%) MS Excel
3 18 (62.07%) TDD
3 18 (62.07%) Ajax
3 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
3 18 (62.07%) Finance
3 18 (62.07%) WCF
3 18 (62.07%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (58.62%) E-Commerce
5 16 (55.17%) Client/Server
5 16 (55.17%) OOD
5 16 (55.17%) XHTML
5 16 (55.17%) OO
5 16 (55.17%) ASP.NET
5 16 (55.17%) Scrum
5 16 (55.17%) MVC
5 16 (55.17%) NHibernate
5 16 (55.17%) .NET Framework
5 16 (55.17%) LINQ
5 16 (55.17%) jQuery
5 16 (55.17%) ASP.NET MVC
5 16 (55.17%) Moq

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 2 (6.90%) IIS
1 2 (6.90%) JBoss
1 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
Applications
1 18 (62.07%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Internet
1 2 (6.90%) HTTP
1 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
1 2 (6.90%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (62.07%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 18 (62.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (55.17%) Moq
2 16 (55.17%) Mockito
3 4 (13.79%) JBehave
3 4 (13.79%) Cucumber
4 2 (6.90%) Hudson
4 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.45%) Selenium
5 1 (3.45%) Behat
5 1 (3.45%) WebDriver
General
1 18 (62.07%) Finance
2 12 (41.38%) Banking
3 10 (34.48%) Financial Institution
4 6 (20.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Developer
2 10 (34.48%) .NET Developer
3 8 (27.59%) Analyst
3 8 (27.59%) Agile .NET Developer
4 6 (20.69%) .NET Team Leader
4 6 (20.69%) Team Leader
5 4 (13.79%) Web Team Leader
5 4 (13.79%) Test Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) QA Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Agile Test Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Lead Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Tester
8 1 (3.45%) Graduate
8 1 (3.45%) Release Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Software Tester
8 1 (3.45%) Configuration Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Automated Test Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Graduate Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (65.52%) HTML
1 19 (65.52%) CSS
1 19 (65.52%) XML
2 18 (62.07%) .NET
2 18 (62.07%) Web Services
2 18 (62.07%) Ajax
2 18 (62.07%) WCF
3 16 (55.17%) XHTML
3 16 (55.17%) ASP.NET
3 16 (55.17%) NHibernate
3 16 (55.17%) .NET Framework
3 16 (55.17%) LINQ
3 16 (55.17%) jQuery
3 16 (55.17%) ASP.NET MVC
3 16 (55.17%) Entity Framework
4 4 (13.79%) LAMP
5 2 (6.90%) REST
5 2 (6.90%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (55.17%) Client/Server
2 4 (13.79%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
1 2 (6.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (86.21%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (62.07%) TDD
3 17 (58.62%) E-Commerce
4 16 (55.17%) OOD
4 16 (55.17%) OO
4 16 (55.17%) Scrum
4 16 (55.17%) MVC
5 5 (17.24%) Manual Testing
6 4 (13.79%) BDD
7 3 (10.34%) Regression Testing
7 3 (10.34%) SDLC
8 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (6.90%) Test Automation
8 2 (6.90%) Performance Testing
8 2 (6.90%) Test Planning
8 2 (6.90%) Coaching
8 2 (6.90%) ETL
9 1 (3.45%) Software Testing
9 1 (3.45%) Test Scripting
9 1 (3.45%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (62.07%) C#
1 18 (62.07%) JavaScript
2 4 (13.79%) SQL
3 3 (10.34%) PHP
4 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
4 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
4 2 (6.90%) Java
4 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (27.59%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Cadence
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle