The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Guildford with a requirement for Automated Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
Surrey / Guildford
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 82 59
Rank change year-on-year +38 -23  
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 11 1 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 3.37% 0.15% 2.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.40% 0.16% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 17
Median salary £42,500 £30,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.66% -33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £30,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Automated Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Guildford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Guildford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 250 636 577
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 76.69% 93.39% 83.26%
Number of salaries quoted 236 409 537
Median salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.95% -2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Automated Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Guildford citing Automated Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Automated Testing in Guildford

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing in Guildford.

Salary trend for Automated Testing in Guildford

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Guildford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Automated Testing in Guildford over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Automated Testing in Guildford

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing Automated Testing 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 10 (66.67%) SQL
1 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (53.33%) C#
2 8 (53.33%) HTML
2 8 (53.33%) CSS
2 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (53.33%) Entity Framework
3 7 (46.67%) AngularJS
3 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
4 6 (40.00%) ISEB
4 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (40.00%) Software Testing
4 6 (40.00%) Release Management
4 6 (40.00%) Performance Testing
4 6 (40.00%) Manual Testing
5 4 (26.67%) MVC
5 4 (26.67%) Advertising
5 4 (26.67%) Objective-C
5 4 (26.67%) WinForms
5 4 (26.67%) OOD
5 4 (26.67%) Java
5 4 (26.67%) VB.NET
5 4 (26.67%) .NET
5 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
5 4 (26.67%) OO
5 4 (26.67%) Android
5 4 (26.67%) DevExpress
5 4 (26.67%) Visualisation

Automated Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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:

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Selenium
General
1 4 (26.67%) Advertising
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Software Tester
2 7 (46.67%) Tester
3 5 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 4 (26.67%) .NET Developer
4 4 (26.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (26.67%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 4 (26.67%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (26.67%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Automation Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Software Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) CSS
1 8 (53.33%) Entity Framework
1 8 (53.33%) HTML
2 7 (46.67%) AngularJS
3 4 (26.67%) .NET
3 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
3 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 4 (26.67%) CSS3
3 4 (26.67%) HTML5
3 4 (26.67%) WinForms
3 4 (26.67%) WPF
4 3 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Android
2 4 (26.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (40.00%) Manual Testing
2 6 (40.00%) Performance Testing
2 6 (40.00%) Release Management
2 6 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 4 (26.67%) Analytics
3 4 (26.67%) Android Development
3 4 (26.67%) Front End Development
3 4 (26.67%) iOS Development
3 4 (26.67%) MVC
3 4 (26.67%) OO
3 4 (26.67%) OOD
3 4 (26.67%) Refactoring
3 4 (26.67%) SOLID
3 4 (26.67%) Visualisation
4 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) C#
3 4 (26.67%) Java
3 4 (26.67%) Objective-C
3 4 (26.67%) TypeScript
3 4 (26.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) DevExpress
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