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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Automation
Rank 41 - 56
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 9 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 3.03% - 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.86% - 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 1
Average salary £35,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
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
233 299 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 78.45% 80.16% 65.73%
Number of salaries quoted 217 288 220
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,500 £30,350
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £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
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 15 (88.24%) Software Testing
2 13 (76.47%) QuickTest Pro
3 9 (52.94%) ISTQB
3 9 (52.94%) Test Scripting
4 8 (47.06%) TDD
4 8 (47.06%) ISEB
4 8 (47.06%) C#
4 8 (47.06%) C++
5 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (35.29%) Selenium
5 6 (35.29%) ATDD
5 6 (35.29%) BDD
5 6 (35.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (35.29%) System Testing
6 4 (23.53%) Performance Testing
6 4 (23.53%) Integration Testing
6 4 (23.53%) WebDriver
7 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
7 3 (17.65%) Manual Testing
8 2 (11.76%) Automation Testing
9 1 (5.88%) Regression Testing
9 1 (5.88%) Finance
9 1 (5.88%) Java
9 1 (5.88%) ColdFusion
9 1 (5.88%) Fidessa
9 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) ColdFusion
Development Applications
1 13 (76.47%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (35.29%) Selenium
3 4 (23.53%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Test Engineer
2 8 (47.06%) Automation Engineer
3 6 (35.29%) Tester
4 5 (29.41%) Analyst
4 5 (29.41%) Test Analyst
5 4 (23.53%) Agile Test Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Software Tester
6 2 (11.76%) Web Tester
6 2 (11.76%) Web Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Selenium Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Software Testing
2 9 (52.94%) Test Scripting
3 8 (47.06%) TDD
4 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (35.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (35.29%) System Testing
4 6 (35.29%) BDD
4 6 (35.29%) ATDD
5 4 (23.53%) Performance Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Integration Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Manual Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Automation Testing
8 1 (5.88%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) C#
1 8 (47.06%) C++
2 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) ISTQB
2 8 (47.06%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Fidessa
Woking, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago