The table below looks at the statistics for Automation Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Testing over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automation Testing
Rank 31 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 2.65% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.39% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Automation Testing
Kent

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
118 177 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 78.15% 79.37% 69.49%
Number of salaries quoted 104 143 34
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,950 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

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

Automation Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

Automation Testing
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Automation Testing Salary Trend in Maidstone

Automation Testing
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone region citing Automation 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 Automation Testing.

1 5 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 5 (100.00%) System Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (80.00%) Selenium
2 4 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) ETL
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Legal
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Finance

Automation Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone region citing Automation 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 Automation Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
General
1 4 (80.00%) Legal
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Test Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
1 4 (80.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 5 (100.00%) System Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (80.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft