The table below looks at the statistics for Automation 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 Automation Testing over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automation Testing
Rank 55 47 58
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +11
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 8 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 2.24% 0.35% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.60% 0.40% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 1
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -29.09%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Automation 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
308 249 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 86.27% 87.68% 76.51%
Number of salaries quoted 299 224 234
Average salary £47,500 £47,209 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.61% -0.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Reigate

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

Automation Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Reigate

Automation Testing
Salary Trend in Reigate

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

Automation Testing Salary Trend in Reigate

Automation Testing
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Reigate

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reigate 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 11 (84.62%) QuickTest Pro
1 11 (84.62%) Finance
2 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) TDD
2 8 (61.54%) Selenium
2 8 (61.54%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (61.54%) C#
2 8 (61.54%) E-Commerce
2 8 (61.54%) Test Automation
2 8 (61.54%) WebDriver
3 7 (53.85%) ISEB
3 7 (53.85%) Regression Testing
4 6 (46.15%) Automated Testing
5 5 (38.46%) Software Testing
5 5 (38.46%) ISTQB
5 5 (38.46%) QA
5 5 (38.46%) Test Management
5 5 (38.46%) HP
5 5 (38.46%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (38.46%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (38.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (38.46%) Test Planning
6 4 (30.77%) Manual Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
7 2 (15.38%) SQL
7 2 (15.38%) SpecFlow
7 2 (15.38%) BDD

Automation Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Reigate by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reigate 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.

Development Applications
1 11 (84.62%) QuickTest Pro
2 8 (61.54%) Selenium
2 8 (61.54%) WebDriver
3 2 (15.38%) SpecFlow
General
1 11 (84.62%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
1 7 (53.85%) Test Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (61.54%) TDD
1 8 (61.54%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (61.54%) E-Commerce
1 8 (61.54%) Test Automation
2 7 (53.85%) Regression Testing
3 6 (46.15%) Automated Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Software Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Test Management
4 5 (38.46%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (38.46%) Test Planning
5 4 (30.77%) Manual Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
6 2 (15.38%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) C#
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) ISEB
2 5 (38.46%) ISTQB
2 5 (38.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) HP