The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Kingston Upon Thames region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Automation
Rank 42 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 0.78% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £41,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
226 107 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 87.60% 79.26% 81.01%
Number of salaries quoted 207 99 145
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Test Automation
London

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
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) InstallShield

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (50.00%) InstallShield
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) QA Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA