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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 159 156 163
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 58 74 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.25% 1.41% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.49% 1.72% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 54 72 50
Average salary £40,000 £42,750 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.43% -2.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
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
3886 4306 3962
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 83.77% 82.29% 75.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3267 3523 3183
Average salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 7 July 2015.

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 7 July 2015. 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
Camberley - 20 £40,000 -
Guildford +11 8 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Farnham +8 7 £37,500 +15.38%
Esher - 6 £50,000 -
Reigate +19 5 £45,000 +7.14%
Godalming - 3 £32,500 - 1
Leatherhead - 3 £45,000 -
Staines - 1 £42,500 -
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 89 (69.53%) Selenium
2 80 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (50.00%) Java
4 57 (44.53%) Automation Testing
5 56 (43.75%) Test Automation
6 54 (42.19%) QA
7 48 (37.50%) Scrum
8 42 (32.81%) ISTQB
9 40 (31.25%) ISEB
10 38 (29.69%) Manual Testing
11 36 (28.13%) WebDriver
12 33 (25.78%) SQL
13 31 (24.22%) JavaScript
14 29 (22.66%) User Acceptance Testing
15 27 (21.09%) Project Management
16 26 (20.31%) JMeter
16 26 (20.31%) E-Commerce
17 24 (18.75%) XML
17 24 (18.75%) C#
18 23 (17.97%) FitNesse
18 23 (17.97%) WatiN
19 21 (16.41%) Continuous Integration
19 21 (16.41%) HP UFT
20 20 (15.63%) Test Strategy
21 19 (14.84%) iSeries
21 19 (14.84%) AS400
21 19 (14.84%) MySQL
21 19 (14.84%) Finance
21 19 (14.84%) Software Engineering
22 18 (14.06%) Software Testing

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 6 (4.69%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (3.91%) Apache
3 3 (2.34%) nginx
3 3 (2.34%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.56%) Node.js
4 2 (1.56%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.78%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.78%) JBoss
5 1 (0.78%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.78%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.69%) SaaS
2 3 (2.34%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.13%) HTTP
2 3 (2.34%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.34%) DNS
2 3 (2.34%) DHCP
2 3 (2.34%) Internet
3 1 (0.78%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (14.84%) MySQL
2 9 (7.03%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.56%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.78%) DB2
4 1 (0.78%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 89 (69.53%) Selenium
2 36 (28.13%) WebDriver
3 26 (20.31%) JMeter
4 23 (17.97%) FitNesse
4 23 (17.97%) WatiN
5 21 (16.41%) HP UFT
6 17 (13.28%) Jenkins
7 11 (8.59%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (7.81%) Visual Studio
9 9 (7.03%) JUnit
10 8 (6.25%) JIRA
11 7 (5.47%) Git (software)
12 6 (4.69%) Calabash
12 6 (4.69%) Zephyr
12 6 (4.69%) SoapUI
12 6 (4.69%) Robotium
13 5 (3.91%) JProfiler
13 5 (3.91%) Sahi
14 4 (3.13%) Eclipse
15 2 (1.56%) Cucumber
General
1 19 (14.84%) Finance
2 3 (2.34%) Marketing
3 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.78%) Advertising
3 1 (0.78%) Banking
3 1 (0.78%) Billing
3 1 (0.78%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (38.28%) Analyst
2 47 (36.72%) Test Analyst
3 38 (29.69%) Tester
4 18 (14.06%) Software Tester
5 14 (10.94%) Agile Test Analyst
6 13 (10.16%) Automation Tester
6 13 (10.16%) Software Engineer
7 12 (9.38%) Developer
7 12 (9.38%) Automation Engineer
8 8 (6.25%) Lead Tester
9 7 (5.47%) Automated Test Analyst
9 7 (5.47%) Systems Analyst
9 7 (5.47%) Systems Test Analyst
10 6 (4.69%) Java Developer
10 6 (4.69%) Selenium Tester
11 5 (3.91%) Automated Tester
11 5 (3.91%) QA Automation Engineer
11 5 (3.91%) QA Engineer
11 5 (3.91%) QA Leader
12 3 (2.34%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (18.75%) XML
2 17 (13.28%) .NET
3 15 (11.72%) HTML
3 15 (11.72%) LAMP
3 15 (11.72%) Web Services
4 11 (8.59%) CSS
4 11 (8.59%) .NET Framework
5 7 (5.47%) Ajax
6 6 (4.69%) JSON
6 6 (4.69%) AngularJS
6 6 (4.69%) ASP.NET
7 4 (3.13%) Hibernate
7 4 (3.13%) Play Framework
7 4 (3.13%) REST
7 4 (3.13%) JPA
8 2 (1.56%) Backbone.js
8 2 (1.56%) Gherkin
9 1 (0.78%) RESTful
9 1 (0.78%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.84%) AS400
1 19 (14.84%) iSeries
2 17 (13.28%) Computer Science
3 12 (9.38%) Mathematics
4 6 (4.69%) Statistics
4 6 (4.69%) Mobile App
4 6 (4.69%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.69%) UNIX
2 5 (3.91%) Linux
3 2 (1.56%) Windows
4 1 (0.78%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (44.53%) Automation Testing
3 56 (43.75%) Test Automation
4 48 (37.50%) Scrum
5 38 (29.69%) Manual Testing
6 29 (22.66%) User Acceptance Testing
7 27 (21.09%) Project Management
8 26 (20.31%) E-Commerce
9 21 (16.41%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (15.63%) Test Strategy
11 19 (14.84%) Software Engineering
12 18 (14.06%) Software Testing
13 14 (10.94%) Continuous Improvement
14 13 (10.16%) Cyber Security
14 13 (10.16%) Regression Testing
14 13 (10.16%) Information Assurance
15 12 (9.38%) Test Management
15 12 (9.38%) Test Scripting
15 12 (9.38%) TDD
15 12 (9.38%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 64 (50.00%) Java
2 33 (25.78%) SQL
3 31 (24.22%) JavaScript
4 24 (18.75%) C#
5 18 (14.06%) PHP
6 12 (9.38%) Python
6 12 (9.38%) Ruby
7 4 (3.13%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.34%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.56%) Scala
10 1 (0.78%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.78%) AWK
10 1 (0.78%) PHP5
10 1 (0.78%) VBScript
10 1 (0.78%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.78%) C++
10 1 (0.78%) Perl
Qualifications
1 42 (32.81%) ISTQB
2 40 (31.25%) ISEB
3 18 (14.06%) Degree
4 13 (10.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (4.69%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (42.19%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (4.69%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.34%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (5.47%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.69%) HP
3 2 (1.56%) Oracle
4 1 (0.78%) IBM
4 1 (0.78%) Sun
Weybridge, Surrey
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent salary plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Godalming, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago