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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 156 149 179
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +30
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 49 72 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.08% 1.42% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 1.72% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 47 72 37
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,100 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £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
3817 4181 3891
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 84.09% 82.24% 77.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3281 3411 3083
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Camberley +19 20 £40,000 +39.13%
Guildford +4 8 £40,000 +23.07%
Farnham +6 6 £37,500 +15.38%
Esher - 3 £50,000 -
Godalming - 3 £32,500 -
Reigate - 3 £45,000 - 1
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey region citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Automated Testing.

1 67 (65.05%) Selenium
2 65 (63.11%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (47.57%) Java
4 47 (45.63%) Automation Testing
5 42 (40.78%) Test Automation
6 40 (38.83%) Scrum
7 38 (36.89%) ISTQB
7 38 (36.89%) QA
8 37 (35.92%) ISEB
9 36 (34.95%) Manual Testing
10 26 (25.24%) SQL
11 25 (24.27%) JavaScript
11 25 (24.27%) WebDriver
12 21 (20.39%) User Acceptance Testing
13 20 (19.42%) JMeter
14 19 (18.45%) AS400
14 19 (18.45%) Project Management
14 19 (18.45%) E-Commerce
14 19 (18.45%) iSeries
15 18 (17.48%) Software Testing
15 18 (17.48%) C#
16 17 (16.50%) HP UFT
17 16 (15.53%) Finance
17 16 (15.53%) FitNesse
17 16 (15.53%) WatiN
18 15 (14.56%) Test Strategy
18 15 (14.56%) Degree
18 15 (14.56%) Continuous Integration
18 15 (14.56%) XML
19 14 (13.59%) MySQL

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey region citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.88%) Apache
1 4 (3.88%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.94%) nginx
2 2 (1.94%) Node.js
2 2 (1.94%) OpenStack
2 2 (1.94%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.97%) ColdFusion
3 1 (0.97%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (0.97%) JBoss
3 1 (0.97%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.97%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.83%) SaaS
2 2 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.91%) HTTP
1 3 (2.91%) Internet
2 2 (1.94%) DHCP
2 2 (1.94%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.94%) DNS
3 1 (0.97%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.59%) MySQL
2 8 (7.77%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.97%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.97%) DB2
4 1 (0.97%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 67 (65.05%) Selenium
2 25 (24.27%) WebDriver
3 20 (19.42%) JMeter
4 17 (16.50%) HP UFT
5 16 (15.53%) FitNesse
5 16 (15.53%) WatiN
6 9 (8.74%) Jenkins
7 8 (7.77%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (7.77%) Visual Studio
8 7 (6.80%) Git (software)
9 6 (5.83%) JIRA
9 6 (5.83%) JUnit
9 6 (5.83%) Calabash
9 6 (5.83%) Zephyr
9 6 (5.83%) Robotium
10 5 (4.85%) JProfiler
10 5 (4.85%) Sahi
11 4 (3.88%) SoapUI
12 2 (1.94%) SpecFlow
12 2 (1.94%) Cucumber
General
1 16 (15.53%) Finance
2 2 (1.94%) Marketing
3 1 (0.97%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.97%) Advertising
3 1 (0.97%) Banking
3 1 (0.97%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (40.78%) Analyst
2 41 (39.81%) Test Analyst
3 24 (23.30%) Tester
4 14 (13.59%) Agile Test Analyst
5 12 (11.65%) Software Tester
6 11 (10.68%) Developer
7 9 (8.74%) Automation Engineer
8 8 (7.77%) Software Engineer
9 6 (5.83%) Java Developer
9 6 (5.83%) Systems Analyst
9 6 (5.83%) Automation Tester
9 6 (5.83%) Systems Test Analyst
9 6 (5.83%) Lead Tester
10 5 (4.85%) QA Leader
11 3 (2.91%) Web Tester
11 3 (2.91%) QA Tester
11 3 (2.91%) Automated Test Analyst
12 2 (1.94%) Selenium Tester
12 2 (1.94%) Scala Developer
12 2 (1.94%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (14.56%) XML
2 13 (12.62%) .NET
3 10 (9.71%) LAMP
3 10 (9.71%) HTML
3 10 (9.71%) Web Services
4 8 (7.77%) .NET Framework
5 6 (5.83%) ASP.NET
5 6 (5.83%) CSS
5 6 (5.83%) AngularJS
6 4 (3.88%) Play Framework
6 4 (3.88%) Hibernate
6 4 (3.88%) JSON
6 4 (3.88%) JPA
6 4 (3.88%) REST
7 2 (1.94%) Backbone.js
7 2 (1.94%) Gherkin
7 2 (1.94%) Ajax
8 1 (0.97%) JDBC
8 1 (0.97%) J2EE
8 1 (0.97%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.45%) AS400
1 19 (18.45%) iSeries
2 14 (13.59%) Computer Science
3 12 (11.65%) Mathematics
4 6 (5.83%) Statistics
4 6 (5.83%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.91%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.97%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.80%) UNIX
2 5 (4.85%) Linux
3 2 (1.94%) Windows
4 1 (0.97%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (63.11%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (45.63%) Automation Testing
3 42 (40.78%) Test Automation
4 40 (38.83%) Scrum
5 36 (34.95%) Manual Testing
6 21 (20.39%) User Acceptance Testing
7 19 (18.45%) E-Commerce
7 19 (18.45%) Project Management
8 18 (17.48%) Software Testing
9 15 (14.56%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (14.56%) Test Strategy
10 12 (11.65%) Test Management
10 12 (11.65%) Test Scripting
10 12 (11.65%) Software Engineering
11 10 (9.71%) TDD
11 10 (9.71%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (8.74%) Cyber Security
12 9 (8.74%) Information Assurance
13 8 (7.77%) Workflow
13 8 (7.77%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 49 (47.57%) Java
2 26 (25.24%) SQL
3 25 (24.27%) JavaScript
4 18 (17.48%) C#
5 13 (12.62%) PHP
6 9 (8.74%) Ruby
7 8 (7.77%) Python
8 4 (3.88%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.94%) Scala
9 2 (1.94%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.94%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.97%) VBScript
10 1 (0.97%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.97%) C++
10 1 (0.97%) Perl
10 1 (0.97%) AWK
10 1 (0.97%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 38 (36.89%) ISTQB
2 37 (35.92%) ISEB
3 15 (14.56%) Degree
4 12 (11.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (5.83%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (36.89%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (5.83%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.94%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (6.80%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.83%) HP
3 2 (1.94%) Oracle
4 1 (0.97%) IBM
4 1 (0.97%) Sun
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 Per Annum + 10% OT Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent salary plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Notonthehighstreet.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Weybridge
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago