The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reigate region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 62 55 46
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -9
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 8 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 1.79% 1.60% 2.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.98% 1.74% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 6
Average salary £37,500 £43,750 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +12.17%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Automated Testing
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 Reigate region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reigate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
405 344 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 90.40% 91.98% 90.94%
Number of salaries quoted 395 335 245
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,209
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Reigate

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

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Reigate

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Reigate

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Reigate

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reigate

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reigate region citing Automated 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 Automated Testing.

1 16 (84.21%) Finance
2 15 (78.95%) Regression Testing
2 15 (78.95%) HP UFT
2 15 (78.95%) Software Testing
2 15 (78.95%) HP Quality Center
3 11 (57.89%) HP
3 11 (57.89%) ISEB
3 11 (57.89%) ISTQB
3 11 (57.89%) Test Management
3 11 (57.89%) Continuous Improvement
3 11 (57.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 11 (57.89%) Test Planning
4 6 (31.58%) Performance Testing
4 6 (31.58%) SQL
5 4 (21.05%) VB
5 4 (21.05%) .NET
5 4 (21.05%) C#
5 4 (21.05%) Java
5 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
5 4 (21.05%) MS Office
5 4 (21.05%) Client/Server
5 4 (21.05%) Scrum
5 4 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (21.05%) Web Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Test Scripting
5 4 (21.05%) System Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
5 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (21.05%) Defect Management
5 4 (21.05%) Functional Testing

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Reigate by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reigate region citing Automated 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 Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (78.95%) HP UFT
2 4 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (10.53%) NUnit
3 2 (10.53%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.26%) LoadRunner
4 1 (5.26%) QARun
4 1 (5.26%) TestDirector
4 1 (5.26%) TestPartner
4 1 (5.26%) Toad
4 1 (5.26%) WebLOAD
4 1 (5.26%) WinRunner
General
1 16 (84.21%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Analyst
1 15 (78.95%) Automation Analyst
1 15 (78.95%) Automation Test Analyst
1 15 (78.95%) Test Analyst
2 12 (63.16%) Automation Tester
2 12 (63.16%) Tester
3 11 (57.89%) Automated Tester
4 2 (10.53%) C# Developer
4 2 (10.53%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Software Test Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Test Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) .NET
2 2 (10.53%) CSS
2 2 (10.53%) CSS3
2 2 (10.53%) HTML
2 2 (10.53%) HTML5
2 2 (10.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Client/Server
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Regression Testing
1 15 (78.95%) Software Testing
2 11 (57.89%) Continuous Improvement
2 11 (57.89%) Test Management
2 11 (57.89%) Test Planning
3 6 (31.58%) Performance Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (21.05%) Defect Management
4 4 (21.05%) Functional Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Non-Functional Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Scrum
4 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
4 4 (21.05%) System Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Test Scripting
4 4 (21.05%) Web Testing
5 3 (15.79%) DevOps
6 2 (10.53%) OO
6 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
6 2 (10.53%) Workflow
6 2 (10.53%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) C#
2 4 (21.05%) Java
2 4 (21.05%) VB
3 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) ISEB
1 11 (57.89%) ISTQB
1 11 (57.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
Systems Management
1 15 (78.95%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) HP
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle