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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 25 28 4
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -24
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 5 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 8.93% 8.16% 26.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.26% 8.25% 29.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 7
Median salary £31,500 £30,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.27% -6.15%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
54 97 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 96.43% 98.98% 92.31%
Number of salaries quoted 54 91 14
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +38.46%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Walton-on-Thames

The demand trend of job ads across the Walton-on-Thames region citing Test Automation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Walton-on-Thames

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT jobs citing Test Automation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Walton-on-Thames region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 26 (100.00%) Perl
1 26 (100.00%) Python
1 26 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 25 (96.15%) Unix
2 25 (96.15%) Windows
3 21 (80.77%) Automotive
3 21 (80.77%) Manual Testing
4 18 (69.23%) Software Testing
5 16 (61.54%) Project Planning
6 15 (57.69%) QA
6 15 (57.69%) Time Management
6 15 (57.69%) Automation Testing
6 15 (57.69%) XML
7 14 (53.85%) C
7 14 (53.85%) C#
7 14 (53.85%) C++
7 14 (53.85%) Solaris
7 14 (53.85%) Linux
7 14 (53.85%) VoIP
7 14 (53.85%) ISEB
7 14 (53.85%) Red Hat
7 14 (53.85%) InstallShield
7 14 (53.85%) Software Engineering
7 14 (53.85%) Ruby
7 14 (53.85%) Regression Testing
7 14 (53.85%) Telecoms
7 14 (53.85%) Functional Testing
7 14 (53.85%) Non-Functional Testing
7 14 (53.85%) User Acceptance Testing
7 14 (53.85%) Degree

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 14 (53.85%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 14 (53.85%) InstallShield
General
1 21 (80.77%) Automotive
2 14 (53.85%) Telecoms
3 10 (38.46%) Aerospace
3 10 (38.46%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (84.62%) Junior
2 16 (61.54%) Tester
3 14 (53.85%) Analyst
4 13 (50.00%) Junior Analyst
5 12 (46.15%) Automation Tester
5 12 (46.15%) Junior Test Analyst
5 12 (46.15%) Junior Tester
5 12 (46.15%) Test Analyst
6 8 (30.77%) Automation Test Analyst
6 8 (30.77%) Junior Automation Test Analyst
6 8 (30.77%) Junior Automation Tester
7 7 (26.92%) QA Analyst
7 7 (26.92%) Systems Tester
8 6 (23.08%) Junior QA Analyst
8 6 (23.08%) QA Automation Analyst
9 5 (19.23%) Junior Systems Tester
9 5 (19.23%) QA Test Analyst
10 4 (15.38%) Junior Software Test Engineer
10 4 (15.38%) Junior Test Engineer
10 4 (15.38%) Test Scripter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (57.69%) XML
Operating Systems
1 25 (96.15%) Unix
1 25 (96.15%) Windows
2 14 (53.85%) Linux
2 14 (53.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 21 (80.77%) Manual Testing
3 18 (69.23%) Software Testing
4 16 (61.54%) Project Planning
5 15 (57.69%) Automation Testing
5 15 (57.69%) Time Management
6 14 (53.85%) Functional Testing
6 14 (53.85%) Non-Functional Testing
6 14 (53.85%) Regression Testing
6 14 (53.85%) Software Engineering
6 14 (53.85%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (15.38%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) Perl
1 26 (100.00%) Python
2 14 (53.85%) C
2 14 (53.85%) C#
2 14 (53.85%) C++
2 14 (53.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (53.85%) Degree
1 14 (53.85%) ISEB
1 14 (53.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (57.69%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Red Hat