The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 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 Reigate region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Automation
Rank 26 39 53
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +14
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 28 23 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 8.56% 5.79% 2.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.93% 7.80% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 28 22 8
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% -8.69%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.96% -5.62%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Reigate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
282 295 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 86.24% 74.31% 81.25%
Number of salaries quoted 264 274 282
Average salary £47,500 £49,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.04% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £80,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Test Automation
Surrey

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 24 April 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 34 (97.14%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (94.29%) C#
3 32 (91.43%) Degree
3 32 (91.43%) Mathematics
3 32 (91.43%) QA
4 31 (88.57%) .NET
4 31 (88.57%) Finance
5 30 (85.71%) Test Strategy
6 26 (74.29%) OO
7 25 (71.43%) SQL
7 25 (71.43%) Selenium
8 22 (62.86%) Microsoft
8 22 (62.86%) WinRunner
9 21 (60.00%) Analytics
9 21 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 20 (57.14%) WebDriver
11 19 (54.29%) RAD
12 17 (48.57%) Client/Server
12 17 (48.57%) Web Services
12 17 (48.57%) TestComplete
12 17 (48.57%) .NET Framework
12 17 (48.57%) Ranorex
13 15 (42.86%) Java
13 15 (42.86%) C++
14 10 (28.57%) Computer Science
15 8 (22.86%) Software Testing
16 5 (14.29%) Delphi
17 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
17 3 (8.57%) QuickTest Pro
17 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Reigate by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Cloud Services
1 21 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 25 (71.43%) Selenium
2 22 (62.86%) WinRunner
3 20 (57.14%) WebDriver
4 17 (48.57%) TestComplete
4 17 (48.57%) Ranorex
5 3 (8.57%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (2.86%) NUnit
6 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.86%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 31 (88.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (97.14%) Tester
2 30 (85.71%) Analyst
2 30 (85.71%) QA Analyst
3 25 (71.43%) Test Analyst
4 23 (65.71%) QA Automation Engineer
4 23 (65.71%) Automation Engineer
4 23 (65.71%) QA Engineer
5 22 (62.86%) Automation Analyst
6 18 (51.43%) Test Engineer
7 17 (48.57%) Consultant
7 17 (48.57%) Automation Tester
7 17 (48.57%) Automation Test Analyst
7 17 (48.57%) Test Consultant
7 17 (48.57%) .NET Consultant
8 12 (34.29%) QA Tester
9 8 (22.86%) QA Test Analyst
10 7 (20.00%) Developer
10 7 (20.00%) Automated Test Analyst
11 1 (2.86%) Test Automation Engineer
11 1 (2.86%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (88.57%) .NET
2 17 (48.57%) Web Services
2 17 (48.57%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.86%) HTML5
3 1 (2.86%) CSS3
3 1 (2.86%) HTML
3 1 (2.86%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 32 (91.43%) Mathematics
2 17 (48.57%) Client/Server
3 10 (28.57%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (97.14%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (85.71%) Test Strategy
3 26 (74.29%) OO
4 21 (60.00%) Analytics
5 19 (54.29%) RAD
6 8 (22.86%) Software Testing
7 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
7 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (8.57%) TDD
7 3 (8.57%) Automated Testing
8 1 (2.86%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.86%) Workflow Management
8 1 (2.86%) Performance Testing
8 1 (2.86%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.86%) Financial Modelling
8 1 (2.86%) User Stories
8 1 (2.86%) Code Coverage
8 1 (2.86%) Regression Testing
8 1 (2.86%) Workflow
8 1 (2.86%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 33 (94.29%) C#
2 25 (71.43%) SQL
3 15 (42.86%) Java
3 15 (42.86%) C++
4 5 (14.29%) Delphi
5 1 (2.86%) Python
5 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 32 (91.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (91.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (62.86%) Microsoft