The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation 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 Test Automation over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Automation
Rank 33 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 2.35% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.55% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £62,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Test Automation
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
157 125 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 92.35% 83.33% 83.43%
Number of salaries quoted 155 118 133
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Kingston Upon Thames region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Selenium
2 6 (85.71%) XML
2 6 (85.71%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) Regression Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) QA
3 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
4 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 3 (42.86%) WCF
4 3 (42.86%) Wealth Management
4 3 (42.86%) Web Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (42.86%) REST
4 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Ajax
4 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
4 3 (42.86%) HTML
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) CSS
4 3 (42.86%) SOAP
4 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 3 (42.86%) HTTP
4 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 3 (42.86%) DNS
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) ISEB
4 3 (42.86%) Internet

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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.

Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) HTTP
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
1 3 (42.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Selenium
2 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (28.57%) WebDriver
4 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
4 1 (14.29%) JMeter
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Lead Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Test Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) WCF
2 3 (42.86%) REST
2 3 (42.86%) Ajax
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) SOAP
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Regression Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
3 3 (42.86%) Wealth Management
3 3 (42.86%) Web Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Refactoring
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Python
5 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) ISEB
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
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