The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reigate region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Automation
Rank 45 48 42
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 21 1 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 6.29% 0.41% 6.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.09% 0.49% 8.98%
Number of salaries quoted 21 1 23
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.32% +5.62%
Test Automation
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
296 204 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 88.62% 83.95% 76.19%
Number of salaries quoted 286 193 226
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Reigate

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

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Reigate

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Reigate

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Reigate

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reigate

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Reigate region citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation.

1 40 (97.56%) Finance
2 36 (87.80%) .NET
3 34 (82.93%) C#
3 34 (82.93%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (78.05%) HP Quality Center
5 30 (73.17%) Degree
5 30 (73.17%) Computer Science
6 29 (70.73%) Mathematics
6 29 (70.73%) C++
6 29 (70.73%) Java
7 28 (68.29%) SQL
8 26 (63.41%) Regression Testing
8 26 (63.41%) Visual Studio
8 26 (63.41%) Software Engineering
8 26 (63.41%) NUnit
9 25 (60.98%) Workflow
9 25 (60.98%) Workflow Management
9 25 (60.98%) Performance Testing
9 25 (60.98%) Unit Testing
9 25 (60.98%) Rhino Mocks
9 25 (60.98%) Financial Modelling
9 25 (60.98%) Microsoft
9 25 (60.98%) SQL Server
9 25 (60.98%) Validation
9 25 (60.98%) Code Coverage
9 25 (60.98%) User Stories
10 8 (19.51%) ISEB
11 7 (17.07%) Scrum
11 7 (17.07%) HP
11 7 (17.07%) ISTQB

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Reigate by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Reigate region citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (60.98%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 26 (63.41%) NUnit
1 26 (63.41%) Visual Studio
2 25 (60.98%) Rhino Mocks
3 6 (14.63%) Selenium
4 4 (9.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (9.76%) WebDriver
5 3 (7.32%) WinRunner
5 3 (7.32%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (2.44%) SpecFlow
General
1 40 (97.56%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Banking
2 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (68.29%) Developer
2 22 (53.66%) .NET Developer
3 15 (36.59%) C# Developer
4 13 (31.71%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (29.27%) Analyst
6 10 (24.39%) Test Analyst
7 9 (21.95%) Tester
8 3 (7.32%) Automation Engineer
8 3 (7.32%) QA Analyst
8 3 (7.32%) QA Tester
9 2 (4.88%) QA Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) Automation Analyst
9 2 (4.88%) QA Automation Engineer
10 1 (2.44%) Automated Test Analyst
10 1 (2.44%) QA Test Analyst
10 1 (2.44%) Test Engineer
10 1 (2.44%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (87.80%) .NET
2 4 (9.76%) CSS
2 4 (9.76%) HTML5
2 4 (9.76%) CSS3
2 4 (9.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (73.17%) Computer Science
2 29 (70.73%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (82.93%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (63.41%) Software Engineering
2 26 (63.41%) Regression Testing
3 25 (60.98%) Workflow
3 25 (60.98%) Validation
3 25 (60.98%) Code Coverage
3 25 (60.98%) Performance Testing
3 25 (60.98%) Unit Testing
3 25 (60.98%) Workflow Management
3 25 (60.98%) Financial Modelling
3 25 (60.98%) User Stories
4 7 (17.07%) Waterfall
4 7 (17.07%) Scrum
5 5 (12.20%) E-Commerce
6 4 (9.76%) OO
6 4 (9.76%) TDD
6 4 (9.76%) Software Testing
6 4 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (9.76%) Automation Testing
6 4 (9.76%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 34 (82.93%) C#
2 29 (70.73%) C++
2 29 (70.73%) Java
3 28 (68.29%) SQL
4 4 (9.76%) JavaScript
5 3 (7.32%) Python
6 1 (2.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 30 (73.17%) Degree
2 8 (19.51%) ISEB
3 7 (17.07%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) QA
Systems Management
1 32 (78.05%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (60.98%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.07%) HP
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