The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 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 Maidstone region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automation Testing
Rank - 22 -
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone - 1.22% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.54% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £30,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -9.72%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
96 65 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 77.42% 79.27% 76.47%
Number of salaries quoted 89 63 37
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Automation Testing
Kent

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 July 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 3 (60.00%) QA
1 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) ISEB
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) SOAP
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) System Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (40.00%) Ranorex
2 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science

Automation Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (40.00%) Ranorex
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Test Manager
1 3 (60.00%) QA Manager
1 3 (60.00%) QA Test Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) SOAP
1 2 (40.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) System Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) HP