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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 19 15 13
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 23 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 22.12% 20.00% 9.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.12% 22.50% 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 23 9 2
Average salary £31,500 £30,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.27% -11.59%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
104 40 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 100.00% 88.89% 96.97%
Number of salaries quoted 102 40 23
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 April 2016, 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 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 23 (88.46%) Project Planning
4 22 (84.62%) Automation Testing
5 16 (61.54%) Software Testing
6 15 (57.69%) Automotive
6 15 (57.69%) Manual Testing
7 14 (53.85%) Time Management
7 14 (53.85%) QA
7 14 (53.85%) XML
8 13 (50.00%) C
8 13 (50.00%) C#
8 13 (50.00%) C++
8 13 (50.00%) Solaris
8 13 (50.00%) Linux
8 13 (50.00%) Regression Testing
8 13 (50.00%) Telecoms
8 13 (50.00%) VoIP
8 13 (50.00%) ISEB
8 13 (50.00%) Red Hat
8 13 (50.00%) InstallShield
8 13 (50.00%) ISTQB
8 13 (50.00%) Software Engineering
8 13 (50.00%) Ruby
8 13 (50.00%) Degree
8 13 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 13 (50.00%) Functional Testing

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 13 (50.00%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 13 (50.00%) InstallShield
General
1 15 (57.69%) Automotive
2 13 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (11.54%) Aerospace
3 3 (11.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (80.77%) Junior
2 19 (73.08%) Analyst
3 18 (69.23%) Test Analyst
4 17 (65.38%) Junior Analyst
5 16 (61.54%) Junior Test Analyst
6 13 (50.00%) Automation Test Analyst
7 11 (42.31%) Junior Automation Test Analyst
7 11 (42.31%) Tester
8 10 (38.46%) Junior Tester
8 10 (38.46%) QA Analyst
9 9 (34.62%) QA Automation Analyst
9 9 (34.62%) QA Test Analyst
10 8 (30.77%) Junior QA Analyst
11 6 (23.08%) Automation Tester
12 5 (19.23%) Junior Automation Tester
12 5 (19.23%) Software Test Engineer
12 5 (19.23%) Test Engineer
13 3 (11.54%) Junior Software Test Engineer
13 3 (11.54%) Junior Test Engineer
13 3 (11.54%) Test Scripter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (53.85%) XML
Operating Systems
1 25 (96.15%) Unix
1 25 (96.15%) Windows
2 13 (50.00%) Linux
2 13 (50.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 23 (88.46%) Project Planning
3 22 (84.62%) Automation Testing
4 16 (61.54%) Software Testing
5 15 (57.69%) Manual Testing
6 14 (53.85%) Time Management
7 13 (50.00%) Functional Testing
7 13 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
7 13 (50.00%) Regression Testing
7 13 (50.00%) Software Engineering
7 13 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (19.23%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) Perl
1 26 (100.00%) Python
2 13 (50.00%) C
2 13 (50.00%) C#
2 13 (50.00%) C++
2 13 (50.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (50.00%) Degree
1 13 (50.00%) ISEB
1 13 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (53.85%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Red Hat
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