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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 147 135 174
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +39
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 56 73 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.44% 1.66% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% 1.91% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 48 66 30
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,772 £31,750 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
3384 3817 3605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 87.26% 86.91% 84.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2911 3201 2834
Average salary £49,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.21% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
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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
Reigate -9 8 £37,500 -14.28%
Woking 0 7 £35,000 - 1
Weybridge - 6 £45,000 -
Leatherhead -8 3 - - 2
Guildford -10 2 £52,500 +23.52% 1
Dorking - 1 £21,500 -
Walton-on-Thames - 1 £27,500 -
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 64 (54.24%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (36.44%) .NET
3 39 (33.05%) ISEB
4 38 (32.20%) Test Automation
5 36 (30.51%) QA
6 35 (29.66%) Selenium
6 35 (29.66%) SQL
6 35 (29.66%) Software Testing
7 34 (28.81%) C#
8 32 (27.12%) Finance
9 31 (26.27%) Java
10 30 (25.42%) JavaScript
11 29 (24.58%) Continuous Integration
12 28 (23.73%) User Acceptance Testing
12 28 (23.73%) HP Quality Center
12 28 (23.73%) Automation Testing
12 28 (23.73%) Microsoft
13 26 (22.03%) HP UFT
13 26 (22.03%) ASP.NET
13 26 (22.03%) ISTQB
13 26 (22.03%) Manual Testing
14 25 (21.19%) SQL Server
14 25 (21.19%) HP
15 24 (20.34%) Performance Testing
15 24 (20.34%) Test Strategy
16 23 (19.49%) CSS
17 22 (18.64%) Windows
17 22 (18.64%) MS Excel
17 22 (18.64%) Continuous Improvement
17 22 (18.64%) Test Scripting

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 15 (12.71%) IIS
2 2 (1.69%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 22 (18.64%) MS Excel
2 15 (12.71%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (7.63%) Oracle Financials
2 6 (5.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (5.08%) SaaS
2 5 (4.24%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (21.19%) SQL Server
2 21 (17.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (12.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 15 (12.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (6.78%) MySQL
4 8 (6.78%) Relational Database
4 8 (6.78%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (6.78%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (1.69%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.85%) GIS
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 35 (29.66%) Selenium
2 26 (22.03%) HP UFT
3 19 (16.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (16.10%) Visual Studio
4 18 (15.25%) WebDriver
5 10 (8.47%) Jenkins
6 9 (7.63%) JIRA
6 9 (7.63%) JMeter
7 8 (6.78%) Protractor
8 7 (5.93%) JUnit
9 4 (3.39%) JProfiler
9 4 (3.39%) NUnit
9 4 (3.39%) Sahi
10 2 (1.69%) Git (software)
10 2 (1.69%) Rhino Mocks
10 2 (1.69%) TestNG
11 1 (0.85%) Firebug
11 1 (0.85%) QARun
11 1 (0.85%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.85%) WebLOAD
General
1 32 (27.12%) Finance
2 6 (5.08%) Automotive
3 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (38.98%) Analyst
1 46 (38.98%) Test Analyst
2 32 (27.12%) Tester
3 21 (17.80%) Test Engineer
4 18 (15.25%) Developer
5 17 (14.41%) Automation Analyst
5 17 (14.41%) Automation Test Analyst
6 16 (13.56%) Lead Test Analyst
7 14 (11.86%) Automation Tester
8 12 (10.17%) Automated Tester
8 12 (10.17%) Software Tester
8 12 (10.17%) Test Leader
9 11 (9.32%) Senior Analyst
9 11 (9.32%) Senior Test Analyst
10 10 (8.47%) Applications Specialist
10 10 (8.47%) Software Test Engineer
11 9 (7.63%) Manual Test Analyst
12 8 (6.78%) .NET Developer
12 8 (6.78%) C# Developer
12 8 (6.78%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (36.44%) .NET
2 26 (22.03%) ASP.NET
3 23 (19.49%) CSS
4 20 (16.95%) ASP.NET MVC
5 19 (16.10%) .NET Framework
6 15 (12.71%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 15 (12.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 15 (12.71%) WCF
6 15 (12.71%) Web Services
7 12 (10.17%) XML
8 9 (7.63%) Middleware
9 8 (6.78%) HTML
9 8 (6.78%) LAMP
10 7 (5.93%) CSS3
10 7 (5.93%) HTML5
11 6 (5.08%) AngularJS
11 6 (5.08%) JSON
12 5 (4.24%) jQuery
12 5 (4.24%) REST
12 5 (4.24%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.78%) Client/Server
2 6 (5.08%) Computer Science
2 6 (5.08%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (4.24%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.24%) Data Integration
4 4 (3.39%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.69%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.69%) Physics
6 1 (0.85%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 22 (18.64%) Windows
2 15 (12.71%) Windows Server
2 15 (12.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (5.93%) Unix
4 1 (0.85%) Linux
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (54.24%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (32.20%) Test Automation
3 35 (29.66%) Software Testing
4 29 (24.58%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (23.73%) Automation Testing
5 28 (23.73%) User Acceptance Testing
6 26 (22.03%) Manual Testing
7 24 (20.34%) Performance Testing
7 24 (20.34%) Test Strategy
8 22 (18.64%) Continuous Improvement
8 22 (18.64%) Test Scripting
9 20 (16.95%) MVC
9 20 (16.95%) Scrum
10 19 (16.10%) Regression Testing
11 18 (15.25%) System Testing
12 17 (14.41%) E-Commerce
12 17 (14.41%) Test Management
13 16 (13.56%) Functional Testing
13 16 (13.56%) Project Management
14 15 (12.71%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 35 (29.66%) SQL
2 34 (28.81%) C#
3 31 (26.27%) Java
4 30 (25.42%) JavaScript
5 16 (13.56%) Python
6 10 (8.47%) PL/SQL
7 8 (6.78%) PHP
7 8 (6.78%) Ruby
8 7 (5.93%) Shell Script
8 7 (5.93%) VB
9 6 (5.08%) Perl
10 2 (1.69%) C++
11 1 (0.85%) C
11 1 (0.85%) VBScript
11 1 (0.85%) XPath
11 1 (0.85%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 39 (33.05%) ISEB
2 26 (22.03%) ISTQB
3 17 (14.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 8 (6.78%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (4.24%) Degree
6 2 (1.69%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.69%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.85%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (30.51%) QA
2 8 (6.78%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (12.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 28 (23.73%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (23.73%) Microsoft
2 25 (21.19%) HP
3 17 (14.41%) Oracle
4 1 (0.85%) Red Hat
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