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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 51 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 8 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 1.95% 1.39% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.94% 1.78% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 0
Average salary £40,500 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.61% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
272 281 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 66.34% 78.06% 78.55%
Number of salaries quoted 237 261 274
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,250 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 1 September 2014.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Woking

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 29 (87.88%) Agile Software Development
1 29 (87.88%) ISTQB
2 26 (78.79%) Software Testing
3 22 (66.67%) TDD
3 22 (66.67%) ISEB
4 16 (48.48%) QuickTest Pro
4 16 (48.48%) Microsoft
4 16 (48.48%) Scrum
5 12 (36.36%) .NET
5 12 (36.36%) Test Scripting
6 11 (33.33%) System Testing
6 11 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 11 (33.33%) BDD
6 11 (33.33%) ATDD
6 11 (33.33%) User Stories
7 10 (30.30%) Mobile App
7 10 (30.30%) Test Strategy
7 10 (30.30%) Performance Testing
7 10 (30.30%) Resource Management
7 10 (30.30%) SC Cleared
7 10 (30.30%) CTC Cleared
7 10 (30.30%) Security Cleared
7 10 (30.30%) Information Management
7 10 (30.30%) Business Analysis
8 9 (27.27%) Windows
9 7 (21.21%) Java
9 7 (21.21%) Manual Testing
10 6 (18.18%) Black-Box Testing
10 6 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 6 (18.18%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (48.48%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (9.09%) NUnit
2 3 (9.09%) Selenium
3 2 (6.06%) MSTest
3 2 (6.06%) Moq
3 2 (6.06%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.03%) SoapUI
4 1 (3.03%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.03%) JUnit
General
1 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Tester
2 10 (30.30%) Test Manager
2 10 (30.30%) Senior Manager
2 10 (30.30%) Senior Test Manager
2 10 (30.30%) Web Tester
3 7 (21.21%) Test Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Software Test Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Software Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Software Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Software Test Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Test Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Automation Tester
8 1 (3.03%) Automation Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) QA Automation Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Automation Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Automated Test Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) QA Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Junior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (36.36%) .NET
2 6 (18.18%) WCF
3 5 (15.15%) WPF
3 5 (15.15%) LINQ
4 2 (6.06%) Qt
4 2 (6.06%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Mobile App
2 3 (9.09%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (87.88%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (78.79%) Software Testing
3 22 (66.67%) TDD
4 16 (48.48%) Scrum
5 12 (36.36%) Test Scripting
6 11 (33.33%) System Testing
6 11 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 11 (33.33%) BDD
6 11 (33.33%) ATDD
6 11 (33.33%) User Stories
6 11 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (30.30%) Performance Testing
7 10 (30.30%) Business Analysis
7 10 (30.30%) Resource Management
7 10 (30.30%) Information Management
7 10 (30.30%) Test Strategy
8 7 (21.21%) Manual Testing
9 6 (18.18%) Black-Box Testing
9 6 (18.18%) UML
9 6 (18.18%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.21%) Java
2 6 (18.18%) C#
3 5 (15.15%) SQL
4 3 (9.09%) MATLAB
5 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 29 (87.88%) ISTQB
2 22 (66.67%) ISEB
3 10 (30.30%) SC Cleared
3 10 (30.30%) CTC Cleared
3 10 (30.30%) Security Cleared
4 6 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (6.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) QA
2 2 (6.06%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 16 (48.48%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) MathWorks
3 2 (6.06%) Telerik
3 2 (6.06%) Red Gate
Woking, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago