The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leatherhead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation 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
Test Automation
Rank 47 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 7 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leatherhead 2.45% 7.61% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.00% 8.59% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 0
Average salary £70,000 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.73% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Test Automation
Surrey

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leatherhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
233 163 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leatherhead 81.47% 88.59% 80.30%
Number of salaries quoted 194 149 94
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £37,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

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

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Leatherhead

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Leatherhead

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in Leatherhead

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Leatherhead region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in Leatherhead

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leatherhead 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 31 (100.00%) PHP
1 31 (100.00%) Web Services
1 31 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (96.77%) JavaScript
2 30 (96.77%) Continuous Integration
3 29 (93.55%) Jenkins
4 25 (80.65%) Java
5 23 (74.19%) SQL
5 23 (74.19%) Selenium
5 23 (74.19%) WebDriver
6 22 (70.97%) QA
6 22 (70.97%) JMeter
6 22 (70.97%) LAMP
7 19 (61.29%) Software Engineering
7 19 (61.29%) Ruby
7 19 (61.29%) Python
7 19 (61.29%) Test Strategy
8 18 (58.06%) Load Testing
8 18 (58.06%) Workflow
9 15 (48.39%) Software Testing
9 15 (48.39%) MySQL
9 15 (48.39%) Open Source
10 14 (45.16%) JIRA
10 14 (45.16%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (35.48%) Test Scripting
12 8 (25.81%) CSS
12 8 (25.81%) Perl
12 8 (25.81%) Internet
12 8 (25.81%) Configuration Management
12 8 (25.81%) OO

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leatherhead 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.45%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (48.39%) MySQL
2 3 (9.68%) MongoDB
2 3 (9.68%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 29 (93.55%) Jenkins
2 23 (74.19%) WebDriver
2 23 (74.19%) Selenium
3 22 (70.97%) JMeter
4 14 (45.16%) JIRA
5 1 (3.23%) Xcode
5 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (3.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Developer
2 15 (48.39%) Software Engineer
3 11 (35.48%) Senior Software Engineer
4 8 (25.81%) Applications Developer
5 7 (22.58%) Lead Developer
5 7 (22.58%) Lead Web Developer
5 7 (22.58%) Web Applications Developer
5 7 (22.58%) Web Developer
6 4 (12.90%) Tester
6 4 (12.90%) AWS Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) Web Services
2 22 (70.97%) LAMP
3 8 (25.81%) CSS
3 8 (25.81%) REST
3 8 (25.81%) AngularJS
4 3 (9.68%) HTML5
4 3 (9.68%) CSS3
4 3 (9.68%) HTML
5 2 (6.45%) Backbone.js
5 2 (6.45%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (3.23%) Cocoa Touch
6 1 (3.23%) Apache Cordova
6 1 (3.23%) Cocoa
6 1 (3.23%) PhoneGap
6 1 (3.23%) Sencha Touch
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.23%) User Experience
2 1 (3.23%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (96.77%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (61.29%) Test Strategy
3 19 (61.29%) Software Engineering
4 18 (58.06%) Workflow
4 18 (58.06%) Load Testing
5 15 (48.39%) Open Source
5 15 (48.39%) Software Testing
6 14 (45.16%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (35.48%) Test Scripting
8 8 (25.81%) Software Architecture
8 8 (25.81%) OO
8 8 (25.81%) Configuration Management
9 5 (16.13%) Automated Testing
9 5 (16.13%) Information Assurance
9 5 (16.13%) Cyber Security
9 5 (16.13%) Mentoring
10 4 (12.90%) Responsive Web Design
11 3 (9.68%) BDD
11 3 (9.68%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) PHP
2 30 (96.77%) JavaScript
3 25 (80.65%) Java
4 23 (74.19%) SQL
5 19 (61.29%) Python
5 19 (61.29%) Ruby
6 8 (25.81%) Perl
7 1 (3.23%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (70.97%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) Puppet
1 7 (22.58%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (3.23%) Google
1 1 (3.23%) Sencha