The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 154 161 159
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 39 57 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.06% 1.24% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% 1.43% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 39 52 67
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Automated Testing
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3062 3982 4520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 83.34% 86.73% 85.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2607 3359 3730
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of job ads across the Surrey region citing Automated Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Surrey

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Surrey

Automated Testing
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reigate +6 13 £37,500 -14.28%
Leatherhead +21 4 £35,000 -22.22%
Walton-on-Thames - 3 £27,500 -
Weybridge - 3 £50,000 -
Woking - 2 £38,750 - 2
Farnham -7 1 £75,000 +100.00%
Redhill - 1 £37,500 - 1
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 49 (59.04%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (40.96%) Manual Testing
3 33 (39.76%) Finance
4 29 (34.94%) Selenium
4 29 (34.94%) Test Automation
5 28 (33.73%) Test Scripting
5 28 (33.73%) Software Testing
5 28 (33.73%) SQL
6 26 (31.33%) C#
6 26 (31.33%) ISEB
7 23 (27.71%) ISTQB
8 22 (26.51%) HP Quality Center
9 21 (25.30%) HP UFT
9 21 (25.30%) .NET
10 19 (22.89%) Performance Testing
11 18 (21.69%) NUnit
11 18 (21.69%) Regression Testing
11 18 (21.69%) HTML
11 18 (21.69%) JavaScript
11 18 (21.69%) CSS
12 17 (20.48%) ASP.NET
12 17 (20.48%) Oracle
12 17 (20.48%) MVC
12 17 (20.48%) HP
12 17 (20.48%) SOA
12 17 (20.48%) JIRA
12 17 (20.48%) Test Strategy
13 16 (19.28%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (19.28%) Automation Testing
14 15 (18.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 6 (7.23%) Confluence
2 1 (1.20%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 7 (8.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (10.84%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (2.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.84%) SaaS
2 3 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.87%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.64%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (8.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (6.02%) Oracle Database
5 4 (4.82%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.82%) MySQL
6 3 (3.61%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (3.61%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 29 (34.94%) Selenium
2 21 (25.30%) HP UFT
3 18 (21.69%) NUnit
4 17 (20.48%) JIRA
5 12 (14.46%) Git (software)
6 11 (13.25%) Visual Studio
7 9 (10.84%) WebDriver
8 6 (7.23%) Jenkins
8 6 (7.23%) SpecFlow
9 5 (6.02%) Bitbucket
9 5 (6.02%) WATIR
10 4 (4.82%) PHPUnit
11 3 (3.61%) Subversion
11 3 (3.61%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (3.61%) TortoiseSVN
12 2 (2.41%) JUnit
12 2 (2.41%) MSTest
12 2 (2.41%) PhantomJS
12 2 (2.41%) TestNG
13 1 (1.20%) CMake
General
1 33 (39.76%) Finance
2 7 (8.43%) Automotive
3 6 (7.23%) Banking
4 5 (6.02%) Advertising
5 4 (4.82%) Back Office
6 3 (3.61%) Games
6 3 (3.61%) Marketing
7 2 (2.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (40.96%) Analyst
1 34 (40.96%) Test Analyst
2 30 (36.14%) Tester
3 20 (24.10%) Automation Test Analyst
3 20 (24.10%) Developer
4 15 (18.07%) Automation Tester
5 12 (14.46%) Junior
5 12 (14.46%) Junior Tester
6 11 (13.25%) Senior Analyst
6 11 (13.25%) Senior Test Analyst
7 10 (12.05%) Manual Test Analyst
8 9 (10.84%) Automation Test Lead
8 9 (10.84%) Lead Test Analyst
9 8 (9.64%) C# Developer
9 8 (9.64%) Senior Developer
9 8 (9.64%) Test Engineer
9 8 (9.64%) Test Leader
10 7 (8.43%) Junior Analyst
10 7 (8.43%) Junior Test Analyst
10 7 (8.43%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (25.30%) .NET
2 18 (21.69%) CSS
2 18 (21.69%) HTML
3 17 (20.48%) ASP.NET
4 13 (15.66%) AngularJS
4 13 (15.66%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (15.66%) XML
5 12 (14.46%) jQuery
6 10 (12.05%) .NET Framework
7 9 (10.84%) Middleware
8 8 (9.64%) SOAP
9 7 (8.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 6 (7.23%) Web Services
11 5 (6.02%) Ajax
11 5 (6.02%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (6.02%) Entity Framework
11 5 (6.02%) Razor View Engine
12 4 (4.82%) Ember.js
12 4 (4.82%) JSON
12 4 (4.82%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.64%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.23%) Client/Server
2 6 (7.23%) N-Tier
3 5 (6.02%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (6.02%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (3.61%) Data Integration
4 3 (3.61%) Virtual Team
4 3 (3.61%) W3C
5 2 (2.41%) iPad
5 2 (2.41%) User Experience
6 1 (1.20%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.20%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.07%) Windows
2 7 (8.43%) Unix
3 5 (6.02%) Linux
4 1 (1.20%) Solaris
4 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (59.04%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (40.96%) Manual Testing
3 29 (34.94%) Test Automation
4 28 (33.73%) Software Testing
4 28 (33.73%) Test Scripting
5 19 (22.89%) Performance Testing
6 18 (21.69%) Regression Testing
7 17 (20.48%) MVC
7 17 (20.48%) SOA
7 17 (20.48%) Test Strategy
8 16 (19.28%) Automation Testing
8 16 (19.28%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (18.07%) E-Commerce
9 15 (18.07%) TDD
10 14 (16.87%) System Testing
11 13 (15.66%) User Acceptance Testing
12 12 (14.46%) Non-Functional Testing
13 11 (13.25%) Scrum
14 10 (12.05%) Load Testing
14 10 (12.05%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 28 (33.73%) SQL
2 26 (31.33%) C#
3 18 (21.69%) JavaScript
4 12 (14.46%) PL/SQL
5 10 (12.05%) T-SQL
6 7 (8.43%) Perl
6 7 (8.43%) Python
7 6 (7.23%) PHP
8 5 (6.02%) VB.NET
9 4 (4.82%) Java
10 3 (3.61%) C++
10 3 (3.61%) VB
11 1 (1.20%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.20%) C
11 1 (1.20%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (31.33%) ISEB
2 23 (27.71%) ISTQB
3 15 (18.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.41%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.20%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.20%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (18.07%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.20%) Docker
1 1 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 22 (26.51%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (20.48%) HP
1 17 (20.48%) Oracle
2 11 (13.25%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.02%) Telerik
4 2 (2.41%) Salesforce.com
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