The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Walton-on-Thames region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Automation
Rank 4 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 7 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 25.93% 10.53% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 28.00% 10.53% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 0
Average salary £32,500 £26,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
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 Walton-on-Thames region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Walton-on-Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
25 19 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 92.59% 100.00% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 9
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Walton-on-Thames

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

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Walton-on-Thames

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Walton-on-Thames

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Walton-on-Thames

Test Automation
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Walton-on-Thames

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Walton-on-Thames 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 12 (100.00%) Perl
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) InstallShield
1 12 (100.00%) Python
1 12 (100.00%) QA
2 11 (91.67%) Time Management
2 11 (91.67%) InstallAnywhere
2 11 (91.67%) Degree
2 11 (91.67%) XML
3 10 (83.33%) MSI
3 10 (83.33%) AdminStudio
4 7 (58.33%) Software Testing
5 5 (41.67%) Application Packaging
5 5 (41.67%) Subversion
5 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
5 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
5 5 (41.67%) C
5 5 (41.67%) C#
5 5 (41.67%) C++
6 4 (33.33%) Linux
7 1 (8.33%) UNIX
7 1 (8.33%) Wise Package Studio
7 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Walton-on-Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Walton-on-Thames 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.

Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) InstallShield
2 11 (91.67%) InstallAnywhere
3 10 (83.33%) MSI
3 10 (83.33%) AdminStudio
4 5 (41.67%) Subversion
4 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
4 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
5 1 (8.33%) Wise Package Studio
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) QA Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Quality Analyst
3 5 (41.67%) Applications Packager
3 5 (41.67%) Developer Analyst
3 5 (41.67%) Software Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) XML
2 5 (41.67%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Time Management
2 7 (58.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Perl
1 12 (100.00%) Python
2 5 (41.67%) C
2 5 (41.67%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (100.00%) QA