The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 54 50 58
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 2 23 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 0.63% 4.61% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 5.34% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2 22 0
Average salary £41,250 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,674 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+19.06% -
Automated Testing
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 Woking region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Woking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
246 431 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 77.85% 86.37% 74.54%
Number of salaries quoted 241 390 248
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £33,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £57,300
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Woking region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Woking

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Woking region.

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Woking

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Woking

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Woking region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Woking

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Woking region citing Automated Testing 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 Automated Testing.

1 7 (77.78%) Selenium
1 7 (77.78%) Test Scripting
2 6 (66.67%) Manual Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
3 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
3 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
3 4 (44.44%) ISEB
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) TDD
4 3 (33.33%) .NET
4 3 (33.33%) Performance Testing
4 3 (33.33%) WebDriver
5 2 (22.22%) Open Source
5 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) C#
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) Automotive
5 2 (22.22%) QA
6 1 (11.11%) Finance
6 1 (11.11%) Banking
6 1 (11.11%) Retail
6 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
6 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 1 (11.11%) Scrum
6 1 (11.11%) VMware
6 1 (11.11%) WinForms
6 1 (11.11%) ColdFusion
6 1 (11.11%) Python

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Woking region citing Automated Testing 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 Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) ColdFusion
1 1 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Selenium
2 3 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Automotive
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Software Tester
1 3 (33.33%) Tester
1 3 (33.33%) Web Tester
2 2 (22.22%) Selenium Tester
2 2 (22.22%) Test Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Test Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) WinForms
2 1 (11.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Open Source
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Test Scripting
2 6 (66.67%) Manual Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
3 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) TDD
4 3 (33.33%) Performance Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
6 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 1 (11.11%) Scrum
6 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 1 (11.11%) Project Management
6 1 (11.11%) DevOps
6 1 (11.11%) Build Automation
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (11.11%) Load Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Usability Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) C++
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
2 1 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
1 4 (44.44%) ISEB
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) vSphere
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) VMware