The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Automation
Rank 37 - 58
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 7 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 2.64% - 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.21% - 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 1
Average salary £50,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +6.41%
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 Woking region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Woking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
218 318 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 82.26% 79.50% 69.72%
Number of salaries quoted 201 303 240
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £53,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

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

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Woking

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Woking

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in Woking

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Woking region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in Woking

Test Automation
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Woking 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 9 (90.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 9 (90.00%) Software Testing
2 8 (80.00%) C#
2 8 (80.00%) C++
3 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (20.00%) System Testing
4 2 (20.00%) BDD
4 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) ATDD
4 2 (20.00%) ISEB
5 1 (10.00%) Fidessa
5 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Finance
5 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Woking 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.

Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Test Engineer
1 8 (80.00%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Test Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Tester
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (20.00%) System Testing
3 2 (20.00%) BDD
3 2 (20.00%) ATDD
3 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C#
1 8 (80.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ISEB
1 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Fidessa