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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 180 155 186
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +31
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 35 52 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.83% 1.14% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 1.33% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 35 47 36
Median salary £36,500 £45,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.88% +16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,500 £48,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +17.14%
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
3577 3922 4521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 84.46% 85.93% 85.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3012 3279 3711
Median salary £48,558 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.88% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
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 4 May 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 4 May 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 -14 7 £37,500 -11.76%
Walton-on-Thames - 4 £27,500 - 1
Weybridge - 4 £62,500 - 1
Leatherhead +12 2 £38,750 -13.88%
Redhill - 2 £36,250 -
Guildford -14 1 £30,000 -25.00%
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 54 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (38.54%) .NET
3 32 (33.33%) ISEB
3 32 (33.33%) C#
3 32 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 31 (32.29%) SQL
4 31 (32.29%) Finance
5 29 (30.21%) Software Testing
6 28 (29.17%) Manual Testing
7 27 (28.13%) JavaScript
8 24 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 24 (25.00%) ASP.NET
8 24 (25.00%) Test Scripting
8 24 (25.00%) QA
9 23 (23.96%) Selenium
9 23 (23.96%) CSS
9 23 (23.96%) SQL Server
10 21 (21.88%) MVC
10 21 (21.88%) User Acceptance Testing
11 20 (20.83%) Performance Testing
11 20 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
11 20 (20.83%) HP
12 19 (19.79%) Windows
12 19 (19.79%) Oracle
12 19 (19.79%) ISTQB
12 19 (19.79%) HP Quality Center
12 19 (19.79%) Automation Testing
13 18 (18.75%) Test Strategy
13 18 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
13 18 (18.75%) HTML

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 5 (5.21%) Confluence
1 5 (5.21%) IIS
2 1 (1.04%) ColdFusion
2 1 (1.04%) Node.js
Applications
1 14 (14.58%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (9.38%) Oracle Financials
2 6 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.46%) SaaS
2 5 (5.21%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.21%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (23.96%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (7.29%) MySQL
5 6 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (5.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 5 (5.21%) Oracle Database
6 5 (5.21%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (5.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (3.13%) MongoDB
7 3 (3.13%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (3.13%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.13%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 23 (23.96%) Selenium
2 18 (18.75%) HP UFT
3 14 (14.58%) JIRA
4 12 (12.50%) NUnit
4 12 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (12.50%) Visual Studio
5 10 (10.42%) Jenkins
6 9 (9.38%) Git (software)
7 7 (7.29%) WebDriver
8 5 (5.21%) Bitbucket
8 5 (5.21%) JMeter
9 4 (4.17%) Protractor
10 3 (3.13%) Subversion
10 3 (3.13%) TortoiseSVN
11 2 (2.08%) JUnit
11 2 (2.08%) PhantomJS
11 2 (2.08%) PHPUnit
11 2 (2.08%) Rhino Mocks
11 2 (2.08%) TestNG
12 1 (1.04%) SoapUI
General
1 31 (32.29%) Finance
2 6 (6.25%) Automotive
3 5 (5.21%) Advertising
4 3 (3.13%) Back Office
4 3 (3.13%) Games
4 3 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (35.42%) Analyst
1 34 (35.42%) Test Analyst
2 27 (28.13%) Tester
3 26 (27.08%) Developer
4 22 (22.92%) Automation Test Analyst
5 14 (14.58%) Test Engineer
6 13 (13.54%) Automation Tester
7 11 (11.46%) C# Developer
7 11 (11.46%) Junior
7 11 (11.46%) Junior Tester
7 11 (11.46%) Senior Analyst
7 11 (11.46%) Senior Test Analyst
8 10 (10.42%) .NET Developer
8 10 (10.42%) Manual Test Analyst
8 10 (10.42%) Senior Developer
9 9 (9.38%) Automation Test Lead
9 9 (9.38%) Lead Test Analyst
9 9 (9.38%) Senior C# Developer
10 8 (8.33%) Lead Developer
10 8 (8.33%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (38.54%) .NET
2 24 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 23 (23.96%) CSS
4 18 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (18.75%) HTML
5 17 (17.71%) .NET Framework
6 16 (16.67%) AngularJS
7 14 (14.58%) Web Services
8 13 (13.54%) XML
9 12 (12.50%) jQuery
10 9 (9.38%) Middleware
11 8 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 8 (8.33%) SOAP
11 8 (8.33%) WCF
12 7 (7.29%) CSS3
12 7 (7.29%) HTML5
13 6 (6.25%) JSON
14 5 (5.21%) Entity Framework
14 5 (5.21%) Razor View Engine
14 5 (5.21%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.38%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (6.25%) N-Tier
3 5 (5.21%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.21%) Client/Server
3 5 (5.21%) Data Integration
3 5 (5.21%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.17%) Mathematics
5 3 (3.13%) W3C
6 2 (2.08%) iPad
6 2 (2.08%) Physics
7 1 (1.04%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.04%) Statistics
7 1 (1.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (19.79%) Windows
2 6 (6.25%) Unix
3 5 (5.21%) Windows Server
3 5 (5.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (4.17%) Linux
5 1 (1.04%) Solaris
5 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 29 (30.21%) Software Testing
4 28 (29.17%) Manual Testing
5 24 (25.00%) Test Scripting
6 21 (21.88%) MVC
6 21 (21.88%) User Acceptance Testing
7 20 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (20.83%) Performance Testing
8 19 (19.79%) Automation Testing
9 18 (18.75%) Test Strategy
10 17 (17.71%) SOA
11 16 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
12 15 (15.63%) E-Commerce
12 15 (15.63%) Regression Testing
12 15 (15.63%) System Testing
13 11 (11.46%) Test Management
14 10 (10.42%) Load Testing
14 10 (10.42%) Non-Functional Testing
14 10 (10.42%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 32 (33.33%) C#
2 31 (32.29%) SQL
3 27 (28.13%) JavaScript
4 12 (12.50%) Java
4 12 (12.50%) PL/SQL
5 10 (10.42%) Python
6 8 (8.33%) T-SQL
7 7 (7.29%) PHP
8 6 (6.25%) Perl
9 5 (5.21%) VB.NET
10 4 (4.17%) Ruby
11 3 (3.13%) C++
11 3 (3.13%) VB
12 1 (1.04%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.04%) C
12 1 (1.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 32 (33.33%) ISEB
2 19 (19.79%) ISTQB
3 12 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (4.17%) Degree
4 4 (4.17%) Security Cleared
5 3 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (3.13%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.04%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (25.00%) QA
2 3 (3.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (5.21%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 19 (19.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (20.83%) HP
3 19 (19.79%) Oracle
4 2 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
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