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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
Surrey / Woking
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 51 -
Rank change year-on-year +24 -  
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 12 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Woking 5.19% 2.14% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.49% 2.51% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 0
Median salary £52,500 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.52% -  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Test Automation 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 Woking with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Woking
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 185 319 268
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Woking 80.09% 85.29% 80.97%
Number of salaries quoted 150 279 260
Median salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.17% +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Test Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in Woking

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Automation 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 in Woking.

Salary trend for Test Automation in Woking

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in Woking

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Automation in Woking over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Automation in Woking

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 19 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (66.67%) C#
3 12 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (41.67%) Non-Functional Testing
5 9 (37.50%) Scrum
6 8 (33.33%) BDD
6 8 (33.33%) Load Testing
7 7 (29.17%) Test Scripting
7 7 (29.17%) JIRA
7 7 (29.17%) QA
7 7 (29.17%) Selenium
7 7 (29.17%) SQL
7 7 (29.17%) Linux
7 7 (29.17%) OO
8 6 (25.00%) .NET
8 6 (25.00%) Regression Testing
8 6 (25.00%) TDD
8 6 (25.00%) ISTQB
8 6 (25.00%) Degree
8 6 (25.00%) Test Strategy
9 5 (20.83%) WebDriver
9 5 (20.83%) Confluence
9 5 (20.83%) User Experience
9 5 (20.83%) Gatling
9 5 (20.83%) Exploratory Testing
9 5 (20.83%) Use Case
9 5 (20.83%) OWASP
9 5 (20.83%) Back Office
9 5 (20.83%) JMeter
9 5 (20.83%) ISEB

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 5 (20.83%) Confluence
2 3 (12.50%) IIS
3 1 (4.17%) CICS
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) MySQL
2 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.17%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) JIRA
1 7 (29.17%) Selenium
2 5 (20.83%) Gatling
2 5 (20.83%) JMeter
2 5 (20.83%) WebDriver
3 4 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (16.67%) SpecFlow
3 4 (16.67%) Visual Studio
4 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 3 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (8.33%) HP UFT
6 1 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (4.17%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (20.83%) Back Office
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Test Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Automation Test Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Test Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Quality Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) QA Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Service Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Software Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Applications Support
7 1 (4.17%) C# Software Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) QA Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) .NET
2 5 (20.83%) XML
3 1 (4.17%) ODBC
3 1 (4.17%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) User Experience
2 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (4.17%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (4.17%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Linux
2 5 (20.83%) Windows
3 2 (8.33%) Unix
4 1 (4.17%) Android
4 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.17%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (41.67%) Non-Functional Testing
4 9 (37.50%) Scrum
5 8 (33.33%) BDD
5 8 (33.33%) Load Testing
6 7 (29.17%) OO
6 7 (29.17%) Test Scripting
7 6 (25.00%) Regression Testing
7 6 (25.00%) TDD
7 6 (25.00%) Test Strategy
8 5 (20.83%) Exploratory Testing
8 5 (20.83%) OWASP
8 5 (20.83%) Use Case
9 4 (16.67%) Release Management
9 4 (16.67%) SDLC
9 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
10 3 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (12.50%) Migration
10 3 (12.50%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) C#
2 7 (29.17%) SQL
3 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
3 5 (20.83%) Python
4 4 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 4 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 3 (12.50%) Java
6 2 (8.33%) C++
7 1 (4.17%) C
7 1 (4.17%) COBOL
7 1 (4.17%) Go
7 1 (4.17%) REXX
7 1 (4.17%) Ruby
7 1 (4.17%) VB
7 1 (4.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
1 6 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (20.83%) ISEB
3 1 (4.17%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.17%) PMP
3 1 (4.17%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) ACF2
2 1 (4.17%) RACF
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Ansible
1 3 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (12.50%) Puppet
2 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) LexisNexis
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (4.17%) Atlassian
2 1 (4.17%) HP
2 1 (4.17%) IBM
2 1 (4.17%) Infor
2 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
Woking, Surrey
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago