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 18 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Automation
Rank 33 40 58
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +18
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 27 24 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 7.87% 6.03% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.00% 8.03% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 27 23 6
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 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Reigate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
300 299 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 87.46% 75.13% 81.36%
Number of salaries quoted 276 277 281
Average salary £47,500 £49,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.06% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £80,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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 18 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 31 (96.88%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (93.75%) C#
3 29 (90.63%) Degree
3 29 (90.63%) Mathematics
3 29 (90.63%) QA
4 28 (87.50%) Test Strategy
4 28 (87.50%) Finance
4 28 (87.50%) .NET
5 24 (75.00%) OO
6 23 (71.88%) Selenium
7 22 (68.75%) SQL
8 20 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
8 20 (62.50%) Analytics
8 20 (62.50%) Microsoft
8 20 (62.50%) WinRunner
9 19 (59.38%) WebDriver
10 18 (56.25%) RAD
11 16 (50.00%) .NET Framework
11 16 (50.00%) Web Services
11 16 (50.00%) Client/Server
11 16 (50.00%) TestComplete
11 16 (50.00%) Ranorex
12 13 (40.63%) Java
12 13 (40.63%) C++
13 8 (25.00%) Computer Science
14 7 (21.88%) Software Testing
15 5 (15.63%) Delphi
16 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
16 3 (9.38%) QuickTest Pro
16 3 (9.38%) Automated Testing

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Reigate by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 20 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 23 (71.88%) Selenium
2 20 (62.50%) WinRunner
3 19 (59.38%) WebDriver
4 16 (50.00%) TestComplete
4 16 (50.00%) Ranorex
5 3 (9.38%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 28 (87.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (96.88%) Tester
2 27 (84.38%) Analyst
2 27 (84.38%) QA Analyst
3 23 (71.88%) Test Analyst
4 21 (65.63%) QA Engineer
4 21 (65.63%) QA Automation Engineer
4 21 (65.63%) Automation Engineer
5 20 (62.50%) Automation Analyst
6 17 (53.13%) Test Engineer
7 16 (50.00%) Test Consultant
7 16 (50.00%) .NET Consultant
7 16 (50.00%) Automation Test Analyst
7 16 (50.00%) Consultant
7 16 (50.00%) Automation Tester
8 10 (31.25%) QA Tester
9 7 (21.88%) QA Test Analyst
10 6 (18.75%) Automated Test Analyst
10 6 (18.75%) Developer
11 1 (3.13%) Test Automation Engineer
11 1 (3.13%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (87.50%) .NET
2 16 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 16 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 29 (90.63%) Mathematics
2 16 (50.00%) Client/Server
3 8 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (96.88%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (87.50%) Test Strategy
3 24 (75.00%) OO
4 20 (62.50%) Analytics
5 18 (56.25%) RAD
6 7 (21.88%) Software Testing
7 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
7 3 (9.38%) Automated Testing
7 3 (9.38%) TDD
7 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 30 (93.75%) C#
2 22 (68.75%) SQL
3 13 (40.63%) Java
3 13 (40.63%) C++
4 5 (15.63%) Delphi
5 1 (3.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 29 (90.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (90.63%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (62.50%) Microsoft