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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 146 180 189
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +9
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 67 29 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.37% 0.60% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.71% 0.77% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 66 23 37
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £30,100 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
3920 3743 4217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 80.18% 77.70% 77.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3167 2934 3566
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 28 August 2014.

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 28 August 2014. 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
Guildford +15 13 £32,500 -23.52% 1
Woking +4 8 £40,500 +24.61% 2
Weybridge - 2 £37,500 -
Camberley - 2 £28,750 -
Cobham - 2 £31,500 -
Farnham - 2 £32,500 -
Reigate -24 1 £30,000 -33.33%
Staines - 1 £25,000 -
Redhill - 1 £28,000 -
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 54 (42.19%) SQL
1 54 (42.19%) .NET
2 50 (39.06%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (38.28%) Degree
4 46 (35.94%) Selenium
5 43 (33.59%) ISEB
6 42 (32.81%) ISTQB
7 41 (32.03%) Scrum
8 39 (30.47%) Software Testing
8 39 (30.47%) TDD
8 39 (30.47%) Microsoft
9 38 (29.69%) QA
10 36 (28.13%) XML
11 34 (26.56%) OO
12 31 (24.22%) C#
13 30 (23.44%) Manual Testing
14 28 (21.88%) OOD
15 26 (20.31%) E-Commerce
15 26 (20.31%) Java
16 25 (19.53%) Finance
16 25 (19.53%) Oracle
17 24 (18.75%) JavaScript
17 24 (18.75%) Web Services
18 23 (17.97%) HTML
18 23 (17.97%) ASP.NET
18 23 (17.97%) CSS
18 23 (17.97%) QuickTest Pro
18 23 (17.97%) WCF
19 22 (17.19%) SQL Server
19 22 (17.19%) Software Engineering

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 11 (8.59%) IIS
2 3 (2.34%) WebSphere
2 3 (2.34%) Confluence
2 3 (2.34%) WebLogic
Applications
1 17 (13.28%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.91%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (17.19%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.81%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (7.81%) SQL Server 2000
3 8 (6.25%) Oracle Database
4 7 (5.47%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.56%) MySQL
6 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.78%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 46 (35.94%) Selenium
2 23 (17.97%) QuickTest Pro
3 18 (14.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (14.06%) JMeter
4 14 (10.94%) Moq
5 13 (10.16%) NUnit
6 12 (9.38%) Mockito
7 8 (6.25%) WebDriver
8 7 (5.47%) Jenkins
8 7 (5.47%) Visual Studio
9 6 (4.69%) TestComplete
9 6 (4.69%) Maven
9 6 (4.69%) JIRA
10 5 (3.91%) JUnit
11 4 (3.13%) MSTest
11 4 (3.13%) SoapUI
12 3 (2.34%) FitNesse
12 3 (2.34%) Hudson
12 3 (2.34%) CruiseControl
12 3 (2.34%) Subversion
General
1 25 (19.53%) Finance
2 10 (7.81%) Banking
3 6 (4.69%) Back Office
4 3 (2.34%) Advertising
5 2 (1.56%) Billing
5 2 (1.56%) Retail
6 1 (0.78%) Electronics
6 1 (0.78%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 38 (29.69%) Tester
2 26 (20.31%) Test Engineer
3 21 (16.41%) Software Engineer
4 20 (15.63%) Analyst
4 20 (15.63%) Senior Tester
5 19 (14.84%) Software Test Engineer
6 16 (12.50%) Test Analyst
7 14 (10.94%) Senior Manager
7 14 (10.94%) Senior Test Manager
7 14 (10.94%) Test Manager
8 12 (9.38%) Web Tester
9 11 (8.59%) Developer
10 10 (7.81%) Architect
10 10 (7.81%) Solutions Architect
10 10 (7.81%) QA Engineer
11 6 (4.69%) Software Tester
11 6 (4.69%) .NET Developer
11 6 (4.69%) Agile .NET Developer
12 5 (3.91%) Software Developer
13 4 (3.13%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (42.19%) .NET
2 36 (28.13%) XML
3 24 (18.75%) Web Services
4 23 (17.97%) HTML
4 23 (17.97%) ASP.NET
4 23 (17.97%) CSS
4 23 (17.97%) WCF
5 17 (13.28%) LINQ
6 16 (12.50%) J2EE
7 14 (10.94%) .NET Framework
8 12 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (9.38%) jQuery
8 12 (9.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 12 (9.38%) Ajax
8 12 (9.38%) NHibernate
8 12 (9.38%) XHTML
9 10 (7.81%) WinForms
9 10 (7.81%) ADO.NET
10 5 (3.91%) WPF
11 2 (1.56%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.63%) Life Science
2 19 (14.84%) Mathematics
2 19 (14.84%) Physics
2 19 (14.84%) Chemistry
2 19 (14.84%) Biology
3 17 (13.28%) Client/Server
3 17 (13.28%) Computer Science
4 15 (11.72%) Mobile App
5 13 (10.16%) Statistics
6 10 (7.81%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (7.81%) N-Tier
7 6 (4.69%) CCTV
8 3 (2.34%) Open Source
9 1 (0.78%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 18 (14.06%) Windows
2 1 (0.78%) Mac OS X
2 1 (0.78%) Solaris
2 1 (0.78%) Linux
2 1 (0.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (39.06%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (32.03%) Scrum
3 39 (30.47%) Software Testing
3 39 (30.47%) TDD
4 34 (26.56%) OO
5 30 (23.44%) Manual Testing
6 28 (21.88%) OOD
7 26 (20.31%) E-Commerce
8 22 (17.19%) Software Engineering
9 21 (16.41%) BDD
10 20 (15.63%) Test Strategy
11 18 (14.06%) Business Analysis
12 17 (13.28%) Test Scripting
13 16 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
13 16 (12.50%) Test Automation
14 14 (10.94%) Information Management
15 13 (10.16%) MVC
15 13 (10.16%) Resource Management
16 12 (9.38%) System Testing
16 12 (9.38%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 54 (42.19%) SQL
2 31 (24.22%) C#
3 26 (20.31%) Java
4 24 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 14 (10.94%) PL/SQL
6 10 (7.81%) T-SQL
7 7 (5.47%) Python
8 3 (2.34%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.78%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.78%) VB
9 1 (0.78%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.78%) C++
Qualifications
1 49 (38.28%) Degree
2 43 (33.59%) ISEB
3 42 (32.81%) ISTQB
4 15 (11.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 14 (10.94%) Security Cleared
6 13 (10.16%) SC Cleared
7 10 (7.81%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (29.69%) QA
2 2 (1.56%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 2 (1.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 39 (30.47%) Microsoft
2 25 (19.53%) Oracle
3 4 (3.13%) Telerik
4 3 (2.34%) Altova
4 3 (2.34%) MathWorks
4 3 (2.34%) HP
4 3 (2.34%) Empirix
4 3 (2.34%) JBoss
5 2 (1.56%) Red Gate
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Woking, Surrey
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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Salary: 38,000 - 45,000
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