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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 46 53 51
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 24 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 5.36% 2.14% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.93% 2.33% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 24 8 1
Average salary £49,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.29% +8.97%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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
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% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Reigate

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 24 (92.31%) SQL
2 23 (88.46%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (88.46%) SDLC
3 21 (80.77%) Oracle Database 12c
3 21 (80.77%) Oracle Database
3 21 (80.77%) Mentoring
3 21 (80.77%) Oracle
3 21 (80.77%) Toad
3 21 (80.77%) PL/SQL
4 13 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 13 (50.00%) MS Office
4 13 (50.00%) Unix
4 13 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 12 (46.15%) Finance
5 12 (46.15%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (30.77%) Social Media
6 8 (30.77%) Internet
7 5 (19.23%) HP UFT
7 5 (19.23%) Non-Functional Testing
7 5 (19.23%) Performance Testing
8 4 (15.38%) Linux
9 3 (11.54%) Introscope
9 3 (11.54%) JMeter
9 3 (11.54%) N-Tier
9 3 (11.54%) C
9 3 (11.54%) Java
9 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
9 3 (11.54%) LoadRunner
9 3 (11.54%) CA
9 3 (11.54%) JIRA

Automation Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Reigate by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 13 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 13 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (30.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (80.77%) Oracle Database
1 21 (80.77%) Oracle Database 12c
2 12 (46.15%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 21 (80.77%) Toad
2 5 (19.23%) HP UFT
3 3 (11.54%) Introscope
3 3 (11.54%) JIRA
3 3 (11.54%) JMeter
3 3 (11.54%) LoadRunner
3 3 (11.54%) WebLOAD
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
General
1 12 (46.15%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (80.77%) Developer
1 21 (80.77%) Oracle Developer
2 20 (76.92%) Senior Developer
2 20 (76.92%) Senior Oracle Developer
3 17 (65.38%) Applications Developer
3 17 (65.38%) Oracle Applications Developer
4 16 (61.54%) Senior Applications Developer
4 16 (61.54%) Senior Oracle Applications Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Test Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Tester
6 3 (11.54%) Performance Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Performance Tester
6 3 (11.54%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Senior Penetration Tester
6 3 (11.54%) Senior Performance Test Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Senior Performance Tester
6 3 (11.54%) Senior Test Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Senior Tester
6 3 (11.54%) Systems Tester
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Social Media
2 3 (11.54%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Unix
2 4 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (88.46%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (88.46%) SDLC
2 21 (80.77%) Mentoring
3 13 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 5 (19.23%) Non-Functional Testing
4 5 (19.23%) Performance Testing
5 3 (11.54%) Defect Tracking
5 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
5 3 (11.54%) Test Strategy
6 2 (7.69%) Test Planning
6 2 (7.69%) Test Scripting
7 1 (3.85%) BDD
7 1 (3.85%) DevOps
7 1 (3.85%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (92.31%) SQL
2 21 (80.77%) PL/SQL
3 3 (11.54%) C
3 3 (11.54%) Java
3 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) ISTQB
1 3 (11.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) CA Wily
2 2 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (80.77%) Oracle
2 3 (11.54%) AppDynamics
2 3 (11.54%) CA
2 3 (11.54%) Dynatrace