Period
to 15 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Woking with a requirement for Test Automation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Test Automation over the 6 months to 15 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
Surrey > Woking
6 months to
15 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 15 38 20
Rank change year-on-year +23 -18 -6
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 3 14 17
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Woking 5.08% 5.45% 8.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.38% 6.01% 9.94%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 18
Median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09% +37.50%
Surrey median annual salary £53,750 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -2.27% +10.00% +5.26%

Test Automation is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Woking with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Woking
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 47 233 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Woking 79.66% 90.66% 86.36%
Number of salaries quoted 41 191 150
Median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +10.58% +20.93%
10th Percentile £30,000 £32,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £73,750 £68,875
Surrey median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Test Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in Woking

Job postings citing Test Automation as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Woking.

Job vacancy trend for Test Automation in Woking

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Woking

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Test Automation in Woking.

Salary trend for Test Automation in Woking

For the 6 months to 15 January 2021, IT jobs citing Test Automation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Woking region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) IPv4
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) SAML
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) VLAN
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
1 3 (100.00%) Time Management
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) Azure
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
1 3 (100.00%) SaaS
1 3 (100.00%) PaaS
1 3 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (100.00%) Regression Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Static Code Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
1 3 (100.00%) GitHub

Test Automation
Co-occurring 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 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Azure
1 3 (100.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Azure Functions
1 3 (100.00%) GitHub
1 3 (100.00%) IaaS
1 3 (100.00%) Logic Apps
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
1 3 (100.00%) OneDrive
1 3 (100.00%) PaaS
1 3 (100.00%) SaaS
1 3 (100.00%) Serverless
1 3 (100.00%) SonarCloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) IPv4
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Cosmos DB
General
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Azure DevOps Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Azure Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Platform Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) SAML
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Backlog Refinement
1 3 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure as Code
1 3 (100.00%) Microservices
1 3 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Regression Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Sprint Planning
1 3 (100.00%) Static Code Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Time Management
1 3 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware