The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Woking region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 55 58 58
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 12 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 2.46% 1.00% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.37% 1.29% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 0
Average salary £39,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Woking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
356 309 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 73.10% 76.87% 79.95%
Number of salaries quoted 312 282 265
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Automated Testing
Surrey

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 31 July 2014.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Woking

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 25 (92.59%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (92.59%) ISTQB
2 24 (88.89%) Software Testing
3 18 (66.67%) ISEB
4 16 (59.26%) QuickTest Pro
4 16 (59.26%) TDD
5 12 (44.44%) Scrum
5 12 (44.44%) Test Scripting
6 11 (40.74%) System Testing
6 11 (40.74%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (40.74%) BDD
6 11 (40.74%) Test Automation
6 11 (40.74%) ATDD
6 11 (40.74%) User Stories
7 10 (37.04%) Mobile App
7 10 (37.04%) Test Strategy
7 10 (37.04%) Performance Testing
7 10 (37.04%) SC Cleared
7 10 (37.04%) CTC Cleared
7 10 (37.04%) Security Cleared
7 10 (37.04%) Information Management
7 10 (37.04%) Business Analysis
7 10 (37.04%) Resource Management
7 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
8 7 (25.93%) Java
9 6 (22.22%) .NET
10 4 (14.81%) C#
10 4 (14.81%) QA
10 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
11 3 (11.11%) Data Analysis

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 2 (7.41%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (59.26%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (11.11%) Selenium
3 2 (7.41%) Moq
3 2 (7.41%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.70%) NUnit
4 1 (3.70%) JUnit
4 1 (3.70%) SoapUI
4 1 (3.70%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Tester
2 10 (37.04%) Web Tester
2 10 (37.04%) Senior Test Manager
2 10 (37.04%) Senior Manager
2 10 (37.04%) Test Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Test Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Automation Tester
4 2 (7.41%) Software Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Junior Test Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Web Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Systems Test Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) QA Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Junior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) .NET
2 3 (11.11%) WPF
2 3 (11.11%) LINQ
3 2 (7.41%) Qt
3 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
3 2 (7.41%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (92.59%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (88.89%) Software Testing
3 16 (59.26%) TDD
4 12 (44.44%) Scrum
4 12 (44.44%) Test Scripting
5 11 (40.74%) System Testing
5 11 (40.74%) User Acceptance Testing
5 11 (40.74%) BDD
5 11 (40.74%) Test Automation
5 11 (40.74%) ATDD
5 11 (40.74%) User Stories
6 10 (37.04%) Test Strategy
6 10 (37.04%) Performance Testing
6 10 (37.04%) Information Management
6 10 (37.04%) Business Analysis
6 10 (37.04%) Resource Management
7 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
8 3 (11.11%) Data Analysis
8 3 (11.11%) OO
8 3 (11.11%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) Java
2 4 (14.81%) C#
3 3 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.70%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 25 (92.59%) ISTQB
2 18 (66.67%) ISEB
3 10 (37.04%) SC Cleared
3 10 (37.04%) CTC Cleared
3 10 (37.04%) Security Cleared
4 2 (7.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (7.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) QA
2 2 (7.41%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) MathWorks