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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Automation
Surrey / Woking
Rank 40 49 37
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -12
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 4 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 1.71% 1.29% 3.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.06% 1.60% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 8
Median salary £46,250 £33,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.03% -32.50%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
194 250 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 82.91% 80.65% 87.30%
Number of salaries quoted 165 240 203
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
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 20 January 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 17 (100.00%) Selenium
2 9 (52.94%) Software Testing
2 9 (52.94%) NUnit
2 9 (52.94%) TestNG
2 9 (52.94%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (52.94%) C#
2 9 (52.94%) C++
2 9 (52.94%) Java
2 9 (52.94%) VB
2 9 (52.94%) JUnit
2 9 (52.94%) Finance
2 9 (52.94%) Continuous Improvement
2 9 (52.94%) Jenkins
3 8 (47.06%) Test Strategy
3 8 (47.06%) Data Centre
3 8 (47.06%) VMware
3 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (47.06%) Linux
3 8 (47.06%) Python
3 8 (47.06%) ISEB
3 8 (47.06%) HP UFT
3 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (47.06%) QA
3 8 (47.06%) Open Source
3 8 (47.06%) Bash Shell
3 8 (47.06%) Cucumber
3 8 (47.06%) Back Office
3 8 (47.06%) Ruby
3 8 (47.06%) ISTQB
3 8 (47.06%) 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:

Development Applications
1 17 (100.00%) Selenium
2 9 (52.94%) Jenkins
2 9 (52.94%) JUnit
2 9 (52.94%) NUnit
2 9 (52.94%) TestNG
3 8 (47.06%) Cucumber
3 8 (47.06%) HP UFT
General
1 9 (52.94%) Finance
2 8 (47.06%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 8 (47.06%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 8 (47.06%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
1 8 (47.06%) Senior Test Engineer
1 8 (47.06%) Senior VMware Engineer
1 8 (47.06%) Test Automation Engineer
1 8 (47.06%) Test Engineer
1 8 (47.06%) VMware Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Automation Test Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Test Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) QA Automation Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) QA Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) QA Test Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Senior QA Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Developer in Test
4 3 (17.65%) Test Automation Developer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Continuous Improvement
1 9 (52.94%) Continuous Integration
1 9 (52.94%) Software Testing
2 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) Open Source
2 8 (47.06%) Test Strategy
2 8 (47.06%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (47.06%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) C#
1 9 (52.94%) C++
1 9 (52.94%) Java
1 9 (52.94%) VB
2 8 (47.06%) Bash Shell
2 8 (47.06%) Python
2 8 (47.06%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) ISEB
1 8 (47.06%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (47.06%) QA
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) VMware