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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 158 169 149
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -20
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 39 52 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.09% 1.14% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 1.32% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 39 49 73
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
2985 3946 4309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 83.52% 86.55% 84.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2525 3374 3532
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
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 26 July 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 26 July 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 +15 12 £45,000 -
Woking - 5 £40,000 - 1
Leatherhead +21 2 £35,000 - 1
Redhill - 2 £52,500 - 1
Walton-on-Thames - 2 £27,500 -
Guildford +6 1 £32,500 -18.75%
Farnham -12 1 £75,000 +100.00%
Chertsey - 1 £32,500 -
Weybridge - 1 £45,000 -
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 47 (61.84%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (43.42%) C#
3 31 (40.79%) Selenium
4 28 (36.84%) Test Scripting
5 27 (35.53%) SQL
5 27 (35.53%) Finance
6 23 (30.26%) .NET
6 23 (30.26%) Software Testing
7 22 (28.95%) NUnit
7 22 (28.95%) Manual Testing
8 21 (27.63%) Test Automation
8 21 (27.63%) HTML
9 20 (26.32%) HP UFT
10 19 (25.00%) CSS
10 19 (25.00%) ISTQB
10 19 (25.00%) Regression Testing
11 17 (22.37%) ISEB
11 17 (22.37%) HP Quality Center
11 17 (22.37%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (21.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 16 (21.05%) SQL Server
12 16 (21.05%) ASP.NET
12 16 (21.05%) JavaScript
13 15 (19.74%) Windows
13 15 (19.74%) MVC
13 15 (19.74%) TDD
14 14 (18.42%) Scrum
14 14 (18.42%) Visual Studio
14 14 (18.42%) E-Commerce
15 13 (17.11%) SpecFlow

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 6 (7.89%) Confluence
2 1 (1.32%) Apache
2 1 (1.32%) ColdFusion
2 1 (1.32%) IIS
2 1 (1.32%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (11.84%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.58%) SaaS
2 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (9.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (6.58%) MySQL
4 5 (6.58%) Oracle Database
5 4 (5.26%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.95%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (3.95%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.32%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 31 (40.79%) Selenium
2 22 (28.95%) NUnit
3 20 (26.32%) HP UFT
4 14 (18.42%) Visual Studio
5 13 (17.11%) SpecFlow
6 12 (15.79%) Git (software)
7 11 (14.47%) WebDriver
8 10 (13.16%) JIRA
9 8 (10.53%) Jenkins
9 8 (10.53%) WATIR
10 5 (6.58%) Bitbucket
11 4 (5.26%) Cucumber
11 4 (5.26%) PHPUnit
11 4 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (5.26%) WatiN
12 3 (3.95%) JUnit
12 3 (3.95%) PhantomJS
12 3 (3.95%) Subversion
12 3 (3.95%) TestNG
12 3 (3.95%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 27 (35.53%) Finance
2 9 (11.84%) Banking
3 6 (7.89%) Automotive
4 5 (6.58%) Advertising
5 4 (5.26%) Back Office
5 4 (5.26%) Legal
6 3 (3.95%) Games
6 3 (3.95%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (35.53%) Analyst
2 26 (34.21%) Test Analyst
3 25 (32.89%) Tester
4 18 (23.68%) Developer
5 14 (18.42%) Automation Test Analyst
5 14 (18.42%) Automation Tester
6 11 (14.47%) Test Engineer
7 10 (13.16%) Junior
7 10 (13.16%) Junior Tester
8 9 (11.84%) C# Developer
9 8 (10.53%) Selenium Automation Tester
9 8 (10.53%) Selenium Tester
9 8 (10.53%) Software Test Engineer
10 7 (9.21%) Senior Developer
11 6 (7.89%) Junior Analyst
11 6 (7.89%) Junior Test Analyst
11 6 (7.89%) Senior Analyst
11 6 (7.89%) Senior C# Developer
11 6 (7.89%) Senior Test Analyst
12 5 (6.58%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (30.26%) .NET
2 21 (27.63%) HTML
3 19 (25.00%) CSS
4 16 (21.05%) ASP.NET
5 12 (15.79%) AngularJS
6 11 (14.47%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (11.84%) jQuery
8 7 (9.21%) .NET Framework
8 7 (9.21%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 7 (9.21%) SOAP
9 6 (7.89%) Ajax
10 5 (6.58%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (6.58%) Entity Framework
10 5 (6.58%) Razor View Engine
10 5 (6.58%) XML
11 4 (5.26%) Ember.js
11 4 (5.26%) KnockoutJS
12 3 (3.95%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 3 (3.95%) WCF
12 3 (3.95%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.89%) N-Tier
3 5 (6.58%) Client/Server
3 5 (6.58%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.95%) W3C
6 2 (2.63%) iPad
6 2 (2.63%) User Experience
7 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.32%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 15 (19.74%) Windows
2 8 (10.53%) Unix
3 6 (7.89%) Linux
4 1 (1.32%) Solaris
4 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (61.84%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (36.84%) Test Scripting
3 23 (30.26%) Software Testing
4 22 (28.95%) Manual Testing
5 21 (27.63%) Test Automation
6 19 (25.00%) Regression Testing
7 17 (22.37%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (19.74%) MVC
8 15 (19.74%) TDD
9 14 (18.42%) E-Commerce
9 14 (18.42%) Scrum
10 12 (15.79%) System Testing
11 11 (14.47%) Performance Testing
12 10 (13.16%) BDD
12 10 (13.16%) Non-Functional Testing
12 10 (13.16%) SOA
12 10 (13.16%) Software Engineering
13 9 (11.84%) Automation Testing
13 9 (11.84%) Test Strategy
14 5 (6.58%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 33 (43.42%) C#
2 27 (35.53%) SQL
3 16 (21.05%) JavaScript
4 10 (13.16%) T-SQL
5 8 (10.53%) PHP
6 7 (9.21%) Java
6 7 (9.21%) Python
7 6 (7.89%) Perl
7 6 (7.89%) VB
8 5 (6.58%) PL/SQL
8 5 (6.58%) VB.NET
9 4 (5.26%) C++
10 3 (3.95%) VBScript
11 1 (1.32%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.32%) C
11 1 (1.32%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 17 (22.37%) ISEB
3 16 (21.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.63%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.32%) CSSLP
5 1 (1.32%) Degree
5 1 (1.32%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (17.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.32%) Docker
1 1 (1.32%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.32%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (22.37%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.32%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 10 (13.16%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.84%) HP
2 9 (11.84%) Oracle
3 8 (10.53%) Telerik
4 2 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.32%) Netsparker
5 1 (1.32%) VMware
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