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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 151 183 187
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +4
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 68 25 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.44% 0.53% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% 0.67% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 65 23 33
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £31,450 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,750 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
3800 3740 4145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 80.70% 79.30% 78.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3031 3031 3487
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +20 16 £32,500 -18.75% 3
Woking +13 10 £40,500 +24.61%
Staines - 6 £55,000 - 3
Camberley 0 2 £28,750 -7.25%
Weybridge -6 2 £37,500 +15.38%
Farnham - 2 £32,500 -
Reigate -30 1 £30,000 -33.33%
Cobham - 1 £31,500 -
Redhill - 1 £28,000 -
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 68 (48.23%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (43.26%) .NET
3 60 (42.55%) SQL
3 60 (42.55%) Manual Testing
4 57 (40.43%) Selenium
5 56 (39.72%) Degree
6 45 (31.91%) QA
7 44 (31.21%) Microsoft
7 44 (31.21%) TDD
8 42 (29.79%) ISEB
9 41 (29.08%) C#
9 41 (29.08%) Scrum
10 40 (28.37%) ISTQB
11 39 (27.66%) Software Testing
12 38 (26.95%) XML
13 36 (25.53%) OO
14 30 (21.28%) E-Commerce
15 28 (19.86%) OOD
15 28 (19.86%) Oracle
16 27 (19.15%) Web Services
16 27 (19.15%) Software Engineering
17 26 (18.44%) Finance
17 26 (18.44%) JavaScript
17 26 (18.44%) WCF
18 25 (17.73%) HTML
18 25 (17.73%) Java
18 25 (17.73%) CSS
19 24 (17.02%) ASP.NET
19 24 (17.02%) Windows
19 24 (17.02%) SQL Server

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 13 (9.22%) IIS
2 3 (2.13%) WebSphere
2 3 (2.13%) Confluence
2 3 (2.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 19 (13.48%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (17.02%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.80%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (7.09%) Oracle Database
3 10 (7.09%) SQL Server 2000
4 7 (4.96%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.84%) MySQL
6 3 (2.13%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.42%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 57 (40.43%) Selenium
2 22 (15.60%) QuickTest Pro
3 19 (13.48%) JMeter
3 19 (13.48%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (11.35%) NUnit
5 13 (9.22%) Moq
6 12 (8.51%) Mockito
7 8 (5.67%) WebDriver
8 7 (4.96%) Jenkins
8 7 (4.96%) Visual Studio
9 6 (4.26%) Maven
9 6 (4.26%) JIRA
9 6 (4.26%) SpecFlow
9 6 (4.26%) MSTest
9 6 (4.26%) TestComplete
10 5 (3.55%) JUnit
11 4 (2.84%) SoapUI
12 3 (2.13%) Hudson
12 3 (2.13%) LoadRunner
12 3 (2.13%) Eclipse
General
1 26 (18.44%) Finance
2 10 (7.09%) Banking
3 6 (4.26%) Back Office
4 3 (2.13%) Advertising
5 2 (1.42%) Retail
5 2 (1.42%) Billing
6 1 (0.71%) Electronics
6 1 (0.71%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 39 (27.66%) Tester
2 29 (20.57%) Test Engineer
3 24 (17.02%) Senior Tester
3 24 (17.02%) Software Engineer
4 22 (15.60%) Software Test Engineer
5 21 (14.89%) Analyst
6 17 (12.06%) Test Analyst
7 16 (11.35%) Developer
8 14 (9.93%) Test Manager
8 14 (9.93%) Senior Manager
8 14 (9.93%) Senior Test Manager
9 10 (7.09%) QA Engineer
9 10 (7.09%) Architect
9 10 (7.09%) Solutions Architect
10 9 (6.38%) Software Tester
10 9 (6.38%) Web Tester
11 7 (4.96%) Senior Software Tester
11 7 (4.96%) .NET Developer
11 7 (4.96%) Software Developer
12 6 (4.26%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (43.26%) .NET
2 38 (26.95%) XML
3 27 (19.15%) Web Services
4 26 (18.44%) WCF
5 25 (17.73%) CSS
5 25 (17.73%) HTML
6 24 (17.02%) ASP.NET
7 19 (13.48%) LINQ
8 17 (12.06%) J2EE
9 14 (9.93%) .NET Framework
10 13 (9.22%) jQuery
10 13 (9.22%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (9.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 13 (9.22%) Ajax
11 12 (8.51%) NHibernate
11 12 (8.51%) XHTML
12 10 (7.09%) WinForms
12 10 (7.09%) ADO.NET
13 8 (5.67%) WPF
14 5 (3.55%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 24 (17.02%) Life Science
2 22 (15.60%) Mathematics
2 22 (15.60%) Physics
2 22 (15.60%) Chemistry
2 22 (15.60%) Biology
3 20 (14.18%) Client/Server
4 19 (13.48%) Computer Science
5 17 (12.06%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (10.64%) Mobile App
7 14 (9.93%) Statistics
8 10 (7.09%) N-Tier
9 6 (4.26%) CCTV
10 3 (2.13%) Open Source
11 2 (1.42%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.71%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 24 (17.02%) Windows
2 2 (1.42%) Solaris
2 2 (1.42%) Linux
2 2 (1.42%) Mac OS X
2 2 (1.42%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (48.23%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (42.55%) Manual Testing
3 44 (31.21%) TDD
4 41 (29.08%) Scrum
5 39 (27.66%) Software Testing
6 36 (25.53%) OO
7 30 (21.28%) E-Commerce
8 28 (19.86%) OOD
9 27 (19.15%) Software Engineering
10 22 (15.60%) Test Scripting
11 20 (14.18%) Test Strategy
12 19 (13.48%) BDD
13 18 (12.77%) Business Analysis
14 16 (11.35%) Test Automation
15 15 (10.64%) User Acceptance Testing
16 14 (9.93%) Information Management
16 14 (9.93%) MVC
17 13 (9.22%) UML
17 13 (9.22%) Resource Management
18 11 (7.80%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 60 (42.55%) SQL
2 41 (29.08%) C#
3 26 (18.44%) JavaScript
4 25 (17.73%) Java
5 15 (10.64%) PL/SQL
6 11 (7.80%) T-SQL
7 8 (5.67%) Python
8 6 (4.26%) MATLAB
9 2 (1.42%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.42%) VB
10 1 (0.71%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.71%) VBA
10 1 (0.71%) VBScript
10 1 (0.71%) C++
10 1 (0.71%) VB6
Qualifications
1 56 (39.72%) Degree
2 42 (29.79%) ISEB
3 40 (28.37%) ISTQB
4 17 (12.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 15 (10.64%) Security Cleared
6 13 (9.22%) SC Cleared
7 10 (7.09%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (31.91%) QA
2 1 (0.71%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 5 (3.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.42%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 44 (31.21%) Microsoft
2 28 (19.86%) Oracle
3 6 (4.26%) MathWorks
3 6 (4.26%) Telerik
4 4 (2.84%) Red Gate
5 3 (2.13%) Altova
5 3 (2.13%) JBoss
5 3 (2.13%) HP
5 3 (2.13%) Empirix
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Surrey
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Surrey
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Surrey
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Staines
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + PACKAGE
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Staines
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + PACKAGE
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