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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 17 24 9
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -15
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 2 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 5.71% 15.79% 20.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.88% 16.00% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 5
Median salary £31,500 £31,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.61% -4.61%
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
34 75 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 97.14% 98.68% 88.00%
Number of salaries quoted 30 69 14
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £64,250
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 30 September 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 18 (100.00%) Perl
1 18 (100.00%) Python
1 18 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 17 (94.44%) Manual Testing
2 17 (94.44%) Unix
2 17 (94.44%) Windows
2 17 (94.44%) Automotive
3 12 (66.67%) Software Testing
4 11 (61.11%) QA
4 11 (61.11%) Time Management
4 11 (61.11%) XML
5 10 (55.56%) C
5 10 (55.56%) C#
5 10 (55.56%) C++
5 10 (55.56%) Solaris
5 10 (55.56%) Linux
5 10 (55.56%) VoIP
5 10 (55.56%) ISEB
5 10 (55.56%) Red Hat
5 10 (55.56%) InstallShield
5 10 (55.56%) Software Engineering
5 10 (55.56%) Ruby
5 10 (55.56%) Regression Testing
5 10 (55.56%) Telecoms
5 10 (55.56%) Finance
5 10 (55.56%) Aerospace
5 10 (55.56%) Functional Testing
5 10 (55.56%) Non-Functional Testing
5 10 (55.56%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (55.56%) 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 10 (55.56%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) InstallShield
General
1 17 (94.44%) Automotive
2 10 (55.56%) Aerospace
2 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 10 (55.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Junior
1 14 (77.78%) Tester
2 11 (61.11%) Automation Tester
3 10 (55.56%) Junior Tester
4 8 (44.44%) Analyst
5 7 (38.89%) Junior Analyst
5 7 (38.89%) Junior Automation Tester
5 7 (38.89%) Systems Tester
6 6 (33.33%) Junior Test Analyst
6 6 (33.33%) Test Analyst
7 5 (27.78%) Junior Systems Tester
8 3 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
8 3 (16.67%) Junior Automation Test Analyst
8 3 (16.67%) QA Analyst
9 2 (11.11%) Junior Software Test Engineer
9 2 (11.11%) QA Automation Analyst
9 2 (11.11%) Software Test Engineer
9 2 (11.11%) Software Tester
9 2 (11.11%) Test Engineer
9 2 (11.11%) Test Scripter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) XML
Operating Systems
1 17 (94.44%) Unix
1 17 (94.44%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) Linux
2 10 (55.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 17 (94.44%) Manual Testing
3 12 (66.67%) Software Testing
4 11 (61.11%) Time Management
5 10 (55.56%) Functional Testing
5 10 (55.56%) Non-Functional Testing
5 10 (55.56%) Regression Testing
5 10 (55.56%) Software Engineering
5 10 (55.56%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (44.44%) Project Planning
7 7 (38.89%) Automation Testing
8 3 (16.67%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Perl
1 18 (100.00%) Python
2 10 (55.56%) C
2 10 (55.56%) C#
2 10 (55.56%) C++
2 10 (55.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) Degree
1 10 (55.56%) ISEB
1 10 (55.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (61.11%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Red Hat