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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 137 172 141
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -31
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 73 37 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.60% 0.81% 1.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.94% 1.01% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 64 29 70
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
3754 3669 4133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 82.52% 80.64% 76.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3180 2933 3555
Average salary £47,500 £46,723 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.66% +3.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 29 December 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 29 December 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 - 13 £40,000 - 1
Woking +25 8 £35,000 -26.31% 2
Leatherhead +5 8 £45,000 +2.56% 3
Staines - 8 £40,000 -
Redhill -7 4 £28,000 -28.20%
Reigate -14 3 £45,000 +15.38% 2
Camberley - 2 £32,500 -
Weybridge +4 1 £40,000 +23.07%
Esher +1 1 £30,000 -
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 81 (57.86%) Selenium
2 68 (48.57%) QA
2 68 (48.57%) C#
3 67 (47.86%) SQL
4 59 (42.14%) .NET
4 59 (42.14%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (34.29%) Manual Testing
6 44 (31.43%) Degree
7 41 (29.29%) Test Automation
8 40 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
8 40 (28.57%) TDD
9 39 (27.86%) Software Engineering
9 39 (27.86%) Microsoft
10 38 (27.14%) XML
11 34 (24.29%) Finance
12 33 (23.57%) Test Scripting
13 29 (20.71%) Web Services
14 27 (19.29%) JavaScript
15 26 (18.57%) E-Commerce
15 26 (18.57%) Computer Science
16 25 (17.86%) Client/Server
17 24 (17.14%) Team Foundation Server
18 23 (16.43%) ISEB
19 22 (15.71%) Windows
20 21 (15.00%) Scrum
21 20 (14.29%) SQL Server
21 20 (14.29%) .NET Framework
22 19 (13.57%) CSS
22 19 (13.57%) HTML
22 19 (13.57%) Software Testing

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 8 (5.71%) IIS
2 2 (1.43%) Apache
2 2 (1.43%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.43%) ColdFusion
3 1 (0.71%) CMS
Applications
1 16 (11.43%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 15 (10.71%) MySQL
3 12 (8.57%) Oracle Database
4 7 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (2.86%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.14%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.14%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 81 (57.86%) Selenium
2 24 (17.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (12.86%) WebDriver
4 14 (10.00%) JMeter
5 11 (7.86%) NUnit
5 11 (7.86%) SpecFlow
6 10 (7.14%) QuickTest Pro
7 9 (6.43%) Jenkins
8 8 (5.71%) Moq
8 8 (5.71%) Mockito
9 6 (4.29%) MSTest
9 6 (4.29%) WatiN
9 6 (4.29%) FitNesse
9 6 (4.29%) Visual Studio
10 5 (3.57%) Git (software)
11 4 (2.86%) Ant
12 3 (2.14%) JIRA
12 3 (2.14%) SoapUI
12 3 (2.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 2 (1.43%) QARun
General
1 34 (24.29%) Finance
2 6 (4.29%) Banking
3 5 (3.57%) Financial Institution
4 3 (2.14%) Automotive
4 3 (2.14%) Advertising
5 2 (1.43%) Back Office
5 2 (1.43%) Retail
5 2 (1.43%) Billing
6 1 (0.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (30.71%) Test Engineer
2 40 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 36 (25.71%) Tester
4 34 (24.29%) Software Test Engineer
5 26 (18.57%) Developer
6 21 (15.00%) Analyst
7 18 (12.86%) Test Analyst
8 16 (11.43%) Software Tester
9 12 (8.57%) Senior Tester
10 11 (7.86%) Junior
11 10 (7.14%) .NET Developer
12 8 (5.71%) QA Tester
12 8 (5.71%) Graduate
12 8 (5.71%) Automation Tester
12 8 (5.71%) Automation Engineer
13 7 (5.00%) Selenium Tester
14 6 (4.29%) Junior Test Engineer
14 6 (4.29%) Agile .NET Developer
14 6 (4.29%) Senior Software Tester
14 6 (4.29%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (42.14%) .NET
2 38 (27.14%) XML
3 29 (20.71%) Web Services
4 20 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 19 (13.57%) CSS
5 19 (13.57%) HTML
6 17 (12.14%) WCF
7 16 (11.43%) ASP.NET
8 14 (10.00%) LINQ
9 12 (8.57%) jQuery
9 12 (8.57%) Ajax
9 12 (8.57%) WPF
10 11 (7.86%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (7.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 10 (7.14%) Gherkin
12 8 (5.71%) NHibernate
12 8 (5.71%) XHTML
12 8 (5.71%) LAMP
13 6 (4.29%) WinForms
13 6 (4.29%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 40 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
2 26 (18.57%) Computer Science
3 25 (17.86%) Client/Server
4 12 (8.57%) Life Science
5 10 (7.14%) Mathematics
5 10 (7.14%) Physics
5 10 (7.14%) Chemistry
5 10 (7.14%) Biology
6 5 (3.57%) Statistics
7 4 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (2.14%) N-Tier
8 3 (2.14%) Smartphone
9 2 (1.43%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.71%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 22 (15.71%) Windows
2 4 (2.86%) Linux
3 3 (2.14%) UNIX
4 2 (1.43%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.43%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (42.14%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (34.29%) Manual Testing
3 41 (29.29%) Test Automation
4 40 (28.57%) TDD
5 39 (27.86%) Software Engineering
6 33 (23.57%) Test Scripting
7 26 (18.57%) E-Commerce
8 21 (15.00%) Scrum
9 19 (13.57%) Software Testing
10 17 (12.14%) OO
11 16 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (9.29%) MVC
12 13 (9.29%) Workflow
12 13 (9.29%) User Acceptance Testing
13 12 (8.57%) Test Strategy
14 11 (7.86%) Agile Testing
14 11 (7.86%) OOD
15 10 (7.14%) Regression Testing
15 10 (7.14%) Web Testing
16 9 (6.43%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 68 (48.57%) C#
2 67 (47.86%) SQL
3 27 (19.29%) JavaScript
4 15 (10.71%) Java
5 14 (10.00%) Python
6 8 (5.71%) C++
6 8 (5.71%) PHP
6 8 (5.71%) PL/SQL
6 8 (5.71%) Ruby
7 7 (5.00%) T-SQL
8 6 (4.29%) MATLAB
9 4 (2.86%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.71%) VB6
10 1 (0.71%) VBScript
10 1 (0.71%) VB
10 1 (0.71%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.71%) VBA
10 1 (0.71%) Perl
10 1 (0.71%) C
Qualifications
1 44 (31.43%) Degree
2 23 (16.43%) ISEB
3 15 (10.71%) ISTQB
4 14 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.43%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (48.57%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.29%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.14%) vSphere
2 3 (2.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 39 (27.86%) Microsoft
2 17 (12.14%) Oracle
3 6 (4.29%) Fidessa
3 6 (4.29%) MathWorks
4 4 (2.86%) Telerik
4 4 (2.86%) Red Gate
5 3 (2.14%) VMware
6 1 (0.71%) HP
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