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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 170 162 169
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 37 49 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.92% 1.12% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 1.30% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 37 43 52
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,600 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,950 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.64% +19.85%
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
3369 3763 4449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 84.20% 86.19% 85.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2798 3147 3647
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £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 24 May 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 24 May 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 -12 10 £37,500 -16.66%
Weybridge - 5 £62,500 -
Walton-on-Thames - 3 £27,500 - 1
Leatherhead +13 2 £38,750 -13.88%
Redhill - 2 £36,250 -
Woking +2 1 £35,000 -15.15%
Farnham -6 1 £75,000 +87.50% 1
Guildford -16 1 £30,000 -25.00%
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 48 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (36.78%) Finance
3 31 (35.63%) Manual Testing
3 31 (35.63%) Test Automation
4 30 (34.48%) .NET
5 29 (33.33%) C#
5 29 (33.33%) Software Testing
6 28 (32.18%) SQL
6 28 (32.18%) ISEB
7 25 (28.74%) Test Scripting
8 23 (26.44%) Selenium
9 22 (25.29%) JavaScript
10 21 (24.14%) ASP.NET
10 21 (24.14%) CSS
10 21 (24.14%) Microsoft
10 21 (24.14%) Performance Testing
11 20 (22.99%) ISTQB
12 19 (21.84%) MVC
12 19 (21.84%) HTML
12 19 (21.84%) Oracle
12 19 (21.84%) HP Quality Center
13 18 (20.69%) SQL Server
13 18 (20.69%) HP UFT
13 18 (20.69%) HP
14 17 (19.54%) SOA
14 17 (19.54%) AngularJS
14 17 (19.54%) Automation Testing
15 16 (18.39%) Continuous Integration
15 16 (18.39%) User Acceptance Testing
15 16 (18.39%) QA

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 5 (5.75%) Confluence
2 2 (2.30%) IIS
2 2 (2.30%) Node.js
3 1 (1.15%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 11 (12.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (10.34%) Oracle Financials
2 6 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.64%) SaaS
2 5 (5.75%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.75%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.20%) SQL Server 2012
2 8 (9.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (5.75%) MySQL
3 5 (5.75%) Oracle Database
3 5 (5.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.60%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 23 (26.44%) Selenium
2 18 (20.69%) HP UFT
3 14 (16.09%) JIRA
3 14 (16.09%) NUnit
4 11 (12.64%) Visual Studio
5 10 (11.49%) Git (software)
6 7 (8.05%) Jenkins
6 7 (8.05%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (6.90%) WebDriver
8 5 (5.75%) Bitbucket
9 3 (3.45%) Subversion
9 3 (3.45%) TortoiseSVN
10 2 (2.30%) JMeter
10 2 (2.30%) JUnit
10 2 (2.30%) PhantomJS
10 2 (2.30%) PHPUnit
10 2 (2.30%) Rhino Mocks
10 2 (2.30%) SpecFlow
10 2 (2.30%) TestNG
11 1 (1.15%) Protractor
General
1 32 (36.78%) Finance
2 6 (6.90%) Automotive
3 5 (5.75%) Advertising
4 4 (4.60%) Back Office
5 3 (3.45%) Games
5 3 (3.45%) Marketing
6 2 (2.30%) Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (37.93%) Analyst
1 33 (37.93%) Test Analyst
2 27 (31.03%) Tester
3 23 (26.44%) Developer
4 20 (22.99%) Automation Test Analyst
5 13 (14.94%) Automation Tester
6 11 (12.64%) Junior
6 11 (12.64%) Junior Tester
6 11 (12.64%) Senior Analyst
6 11 (12.64%) Senior Test Analyst
7 10 (11.49%) .NET Developer
7 10 (11.49%) Manual Test Analyst
7 10 (11.49%) Senior Developer
8 9 (10.34%) Automation Test Lead
8 9 (10.34%) C# Developer
8 9 (10.34%) Lead Test Analyst
8 9 (10.34%) Senior C# Developer
8 9 (10.34%) Test Engineer
9 8 (9.20%) Lead Developer
9 8 (9.20%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (34.48%) .NET
2 21 (24.14%) ASP.NET
2 21 (24.14%) CSS
3 19 (21.84%) HTML
4 17 (19.54%) AngularJS
5 15 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (16.09%) .NET Framework
7 13 (14.94%) XML
8 12 (13.79%) jQuery
9 9 (10.34%) Middleware
9 9 (10.34%) Web Services
10 8 (9.20%) SOAP
11 7 (8.05%) CSS3
11 7 (8.05%) HTML5
12 6 (6.90%) JSON
13 5 (5.75%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 5 (5.75%) Entity Framework
13 5 (5.75%) Razor View Engine
13 5 (5.75%) REST
13 5 (5.75%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.34%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.90%) Client/Server
2 6 (6.90%) N-Tier
3 5 (5.75%) Data Integration
3 5 (5.75%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (4.60%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.60%) Mathematics
5 3 (3.45%) W3C
6 2 (2.30%) iPad
6 2 (2.30%) Physics
6 2 (2.30%) User Experience
7 1 (1.15%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.15%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 16 (18.39%) Windows
2 6 (6.90%) Unix
3 5 (5.75%) Linux
4 2 (2.30%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.15%) Solaris
5 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (35.63%) Manual Testing
2 31 (35.63%) Test Automation
3 29 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 25 (28.74%) Test Scripting
5 21 (24.14%) Performance Testing
6 19 (21.84%) MVC
7 17 (19.54%) Automation Testing
7 17 (19.54%) SOA
8 16 (18.39%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (18.39%) User Acceptance Testing
9 15 (17.24%) E-Commerce
9 15 (17.24%) Regression Testing
9 15 (17.24%) Test Strategy
10 14 (16.09%) Continuous Improvement
10 14 (16.09%) System Testing
11 12 (13.79%) Non-Functional Testing
12 10 (11.49%) Load Testing
12 10 (11.49%) Mentoring
12 10 (11.49%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 29 (33.33%) C#
2 28 (32.18%) SQL
3 22 (25.29%) JavaScript
4 12 (13.79%) PL/SQL
5 8 (9.20%) T-SQL
6 7 (8.05%) Java
6 7 (8.05%) Python
7 6 (6.90%) Perl
8 5 (5.75%) PHP
8 5 (5.75%) VB.NET
9 3 (3.45%) C++
9 3 (3.45%) VB
10 1 (1.15%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.15%) C
10 1 (1.15%) Ruby
10 1 (1.15%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (32.18%) ISEB
2 20 (22.99%) ISTQB
3 12 (13.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (4.60%) Degree
4 4 (4.60%) Security Cleared
5 3 (3.45%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.15%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (18.39%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.30%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.15%) Docker
Systems Management
1 19 (21.84%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 19 (21.84%) Oracle
3 18 (20.69%) HP
4 2 (2.30%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.15%) Telerik
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnham
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago