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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Automation
Surrey / Woking
Rank 34 39 41
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 6 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 2.61% 3.14% 3.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.30% 3.65% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 10
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
182 219 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 79.13% 85.88% 81.60%
Number of salaries quoted 150 210 216
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

The demand trend of job ads across the Woking region citing Test Automation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing Test Automation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Woking region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 11 (78.57%) Selenium
2 10 (71.43%) C#
2 10 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 7 (50.00%) TestNG
3 7 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 7 (50.00%) C++
3 7 (50.00%) Java
3 7 (50.00%) VB
3 7 (50.00%) JUnit
3 7 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 7 (50.00%) Finance
3 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) NUnit
4 4 (28.57%) Ruby
4 4 (28.57%) VMware
4 4 (28.57%) ISTQB
4 4 (28.57%) QA
4 4 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Web Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Linux
4 4 (28.57%) Python
4 4 (28.57%) ISEB
4 4 (28.57%) HP UFT
4 4 (28.57%) Back Office
4 4 (28.57%) Open Source
4 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 4 (28.57%) Cucumber
4 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 11 (78.57%) Selenium
2 7 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (50.00%) JUnit
2 7 (50.00%) NUnit
2 7 (50.00%) TestNG
3 4 (28.57%) Cucumber
3 4 (28.57%) HP UFT
4 3 (21.43%) Gatling
4 3 (21.43%) JMeter
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Automation Test Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Test Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Senior VMware Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Test Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Test Automation Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) VMware Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Developer in Test
3 3 (21.43%) QA Automation Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) QA Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) QA Test Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Quality Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior QA Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Test Automation Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 3 (21.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 7 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 4 (28.57%) Open Source
3 4 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Web Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (21.43%) OO
4 3 (21.43%) OWASP
4 3 (21.43%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) C#
2 7 (50.00%) C++
2 7 (50.00%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) VB
3 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
3 4 (28.57%) Python
3 4 (28.57%) Ruby
4 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) ISEB
1 4 (28.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) VMware