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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Automation
Rank 14 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 7 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 19.44% - 1.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 23.33% - 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 1
Average salary £30,500 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
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
30 32 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 83.33% 100.00% 86.27%
Number of salaries quoted 30 29 30
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Walton-on-Thames

For the 6 months to 29 December 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%) XML
1 12 (100.00%) Python
1 12 (100.00%) InstallShield
1 12 (100.00%) Degree
1 12 (100.00%) Time Management
1 12 (100.00%) QA
2 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) C#
2 11 (91.67%) C++
3 8 (66.67%) ISEB
3 8 (66.67%) Project Planning
3 8 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 8 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 8 (66.67%) Test Strategy
4 7 (58.33%) ISTQB
4 7 (58.33%) Ruby
4 7 (58.33%) Red Hat
4 7 (58.33%) Solaris
4 7 (58.33%) UNIX
5 5 (41.67%) Linux
6 4 (33.33%) Subversion
6 4 (33.33%) Application Packaging
6 4 (33.33%) C
6 4 (33.33%) AdminStudio
6 4 (33.33%) MSI
6 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
6 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 4 (33.33%) InstallAnywhere
7 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing

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

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 4 (33.33%) AdminStudio
2 4 (33.33%) Subversion
2 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (33.33%) InstallAnywhere
2 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 4 (33.33%) MSI
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
1 8 (66.67%) Tester
1 8 (66.67%) QA Tester
1 8 (66.67%) QA Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Junior Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Junior Tester
2 5 (41.67%) Junior
3 4 (33.33%) Applications Packager
4 1 (8.33%) Software Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Software Tester
4 1 (8.33%) UAT Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) XML
2 4 (33.33%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Solaris
2 7 (58.33%) UNIX
3 5 (41.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Time Management
2 8 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 8 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 8 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 8 (66.67%) Project Planning
3 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Perl
1 12 (100.00%) Python
2 11 (91.67%) C#
2 11 (91.67%) C++
3 7 (58.33%) Ruby
4 4 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Degree
2 8 (66.67%) ISEB
3 7 (58.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Red Hat
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
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