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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 47 49 59
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +10
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 2 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 0.67% 2.63% 1.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 3.44% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 7
Median salary £33,750 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% -7.14%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
247 262 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 82.89% 76.61% 87.58%
Number of salaries quoted 225 259 368
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 1 May 2016, 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 7 (77.78%) Software Testing
1 7 (77.78%) Selenium
1 7 (77.78%) Test Scripting
1 7 (77.78%) Non-Functional Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Performance Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Manual Testing
2 5 (55.56%) ISEB
3 4 (44.44%) QA
3 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) TDD
3 4 (44.44%) Automated Testing
3 4 (44.44%) WebDriver
4 3 (33.33%) Automation Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Functional Testing
5 2 (22.22%) HP UFT
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
5 2 (22.22%) C#
5 2 (22.22%) Client/Server
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (22.22%) QA Automation
5 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
6 1 (11.11%) ATDD
6 1 (11.11%) BDD
6 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
6 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
6 1 (11.11%) System Testing
6 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) ColdFusion
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Selenium
2 4 (44.44%) WebDriver
3 2 (22.22%) HP UFT
3 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Tester
1 4 (44.44%) Web Tester
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Software Tester
3 2 (22.22%) Automation Tester
3 2 (22.22%) Manual Tester
3 2 (22.22%) QA Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) QA Automation Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Test Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Web Automation Tester
3 2 (22.22%) Web Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Manual Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) QA Automation Tester
4 1 (11.11%) QA Manual Tester
4 1 (11.11%) UAT Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) Client/Server
2 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
2 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Non-Functional Testing
1 7 (77.78%) Software Testing
1 7 (77.78%) Test Scripting
2 5 (55.56%) Manual Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Performance Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Automated Testing
3 4 (44.44%) TDD
4 3 (33.33%) Automation Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Functional Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (22.22%) QA Automation
5 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
6 1 (11.11%) ATDD
6 1 (11.11%) BDD
6 1 (11.11%) CRM
6 1 (11.11%) Scrum
6 1 (11.11%) System Testing
6 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) ISEB
2 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) CODA