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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 33 58 58
Rank change year-on-year
+25 0
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 8 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 3.46% 0.23% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.21% 0.29% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 1
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +30.13%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
190 350 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 82.25% 79.73% 72.03%
Number of salaries quoted 179 326 263
Average salary £53,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 29 December 2014.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Woking

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 13 (72.22%) .NET
2 12 (66.67%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 11 (61.11%) Manual Testing
4 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (44.44%) TDD
6 7 (38.89%) ISTQB
6 7 (38.89%) Selenium
6 7 (38.89%) WPF
6 7 (38.89%) Test Scripting
6 7 (38.89%) ISEB
6 7 (38.89%) IIS
6 7 (38.89%) C#
6 7 (38.89%) SQL
6 7 (38.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (27.78%) NUnit
8 4 (22.22%) Telerik
8 4 (22.22%) Data Analysis
8 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
8 4 (22.22%) Software Testing
8 4 (22.22%) Scrum
8 4 (22.22%) LINQ
8 4 (22.22%) Load Testing
8 4 (22.22%) Scalability Testing
8 4 (22.22%) WCF
8 4 (22.22%) MathWorks
8 4 (22.22%) MATLAB
8 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
8 4 (22.22%) Client/Server
8 4 (22.22%) UML

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 7 (38.89%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (11.11%) MySQL
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Selenium
2 5 (27.78%) NUnit
3 4 (22.22%) MSTest
4 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (5.56%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (5.56%) JUnit
5 1 (5.56%) WebDriver
5 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Automotive
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Test Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) Software Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) Software Test Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Software Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Test Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Test Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Junior Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Software Test Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Junior
6 1 (5.56%) Automated Tester
6 1 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Junior Support Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Automation Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Automation Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Automated Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) .NET
2 7 (38.89%) WPF
3 4 (22.22%) LINQ
3 4 (22.22%) WCF
4 3 (16.67%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Client/Server
2 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Manual Testing
2 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (44.44%) TDD
4 7 (38.89%) Test Scripting
5 4 (22.22%) MVVM
5 4 (22.22%) Black-Box Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Data Analysis
5 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 4 (22.22%) Software Testing
5 4 (22.22%) UML
5 4 (22.22%) OO
5 4 (22.22%) Scrum
5 4 (22.22%) Load Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Scalability Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Usability Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Regression Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Integration Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Test Strategy
8 1 (5.56%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
1 7 (38.89%) C#
2 4 (22.22%) MATLAB
3 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.56%) VBScript
4 1 (5.56%) Python
4 1 (5.56%) C++
4 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) ISEB
1 7 (38.89%) ISTQB
1 7 (38.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 3 (16.67%) vSphere
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) MathWorks
2 4 (22.22%) Telerik
2 4 (22.22%) Red Gate
3 3 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (5.56%) Fidessa
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle
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