The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Walton-on-Thames region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Automation
Rank 17 5 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 7.69% 20.00% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.57% 33.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £34,500 £26,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Walton-on-Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
35 6 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 89.74% 60.00% 97.30%
Number of salaries quoted 25 6 35
Average salary £40,000 £41,250 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +16.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £22,450
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
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 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 14 Related IT Skills in Walton-on-Thames

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) InstallShield
1 3 (100.00%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) InstallAnywhere
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) MSI
3 1 (33.33%) AdminStudio
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (100.00%) InstallShield
2 2 (66.67%) InstallAnywhere
3 1 (33.33%) MSI
3 1 (33.33%) AdminStudio
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) QA Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Quality Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) XML
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA