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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 152 182 149
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -33
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 54 37 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.17% 0.70% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.43% 0.85% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 49 31 65
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £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
3768 4367 4180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 81.66% 82.88% 78.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3147 3558 3244
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 28 April 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 28 April 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
Guildford +9 11 £45,000 +5.88%
Leatherhead - 9 £45,000 -
Reigate +5 6 £42,500 +1.19% 2
Woking +3 4 £32,500 -23.52% 1
Camberley - 2 £46,250 -
Esher - 2 £50,000 - 1
Farnham - 1 £40,000 - 1
Godalming - 1 £30,000 -
Staines - 1 £42,500 -
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 102 (79.07%) Selenium
2 82 (63.57%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (58.91%) Test Automation
4 75 (58.14%) QA
5 56 (43.41%) Java
6 46 (35.66%) SQL
7 43 (33.33%) WebDriver
8 38 (29.46%) C#
9 34 (26.36%) Scrum
10 33 (25.58%) User Acceptance Testing
10 33 (25.58%) Continuous Integration
11 32 (24.81%) Automation Testing
11 32 (24.81%) Software Engineering
11 32 (24.81%) E-Commerce
12 29 (22.48%) XML
12 29 (22.48%) FitNesse
12 29 (22.48%) WatiN
13 28 (21.71%) JavaScript
13 28 (21.71%) Project Management
14 27 (20.93%) JMeter
15 26 (20.16%) Web Services
16 25 (19.38%) .NET
16 25 (19.38%) Finance
16 25 (19.38%) Manual Testing
17 24 (18.60%) Test Strategy
18 23 (17.83%) PHP
18 23 (17.83%) Jenkins
19 22 (17.05%) MySQL
20 21 (16.28%) QuickTest Pro
20 21 (16.28%) LAMP

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 7 (5.43%) Apache
2 6 (4.65%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (3.10%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.33%) IIS
4 3 (2.33%) nginx
4 3 (2.33%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.78%) Node.js
5 1 (0.78%) JBoss
5 1 (0.78%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.78%) CMS
5 1 (0.78%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.78%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (2.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.88%) Internet
2 4 (3.10%) HTTP
3 3 (2.33%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.33%) DNS
3 3 (2.33%) DHCP
4 1 (0.78%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (17.05%) MySQL
2 10 (7.75%) SQL Server
3 6 (4.65%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.33%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.33%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.78%) DB2
Development Applications
1 102 (79.07%) Selenium
2 43 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 29 (22.48%) WatiN
3 29 (22.48%) FitNesse
4 27 (20.93%) JMeter
5 23 (17.83%) Jenkins
6 21 (16.28%) QuickTest Pro
7 17 (13.18%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (6.98%) Visual Studio
9 8 (6.20%) SoapUI
10 5 (3.88%) JUnit
10 5 (3.88%) Eclipse
11 4 (3.10%) Git (software)
11 4 (3.10%) SpecFlow
12 3 (2.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 3 (2.33%) Subversion
12 3 (2.33%) JIRA
12 3 (2.33%) Ant
13 2 (1.55%) Oracle Forms
13 2 (1.55%) Toad
General
1 25 (19.38%) Finance
2 3 (2.33%) Advertising
2 3 (2.33%) Marketing
3 2 (1.55%) Retail
3 2 (1.55%) Automotive
4 1 (0.78%) Banking
4 1 (0.78%) Billing
4 1 (0.78%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 56 (43.41%) Tester
2 31 (24.03%) Software Engineer
3 27 (20.93%) Software Tester
4 24 (18.60%) Analyst
5 19 (14.73%) Test Analyst
6 17 (13.18%) Test Engineer
6 17 (13.18%) Automation Tester
7 13 (10.08%) Selenium Tester
7 13 (10.08%) Software Test Engineer
8 11 (8.53%) Automation Engineer
9 9 (6.98%) QA Tester
9 9 (6.98%) Developer
10 8 (6.20%) QA Engineer
10 8 (6.20%) Lead Tester
11 7 (5.43%) QA Automation Engineer
12 6 (4.65%) Automated Tester
12 6 (4.65%) Automated Test Analyst
13 3 (2.33%) AWS Developer
13 3 (2.33%) Release Analyst
13 3 (2.33%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (22.48%) XML
2 26 (20.16%) Web Services
3 25 (19.38%) .NET
4 21 (16.28%) LAMP
5 14 (10.85%) .NET Framework
6 11 (8.53%) CSS
6 11 (8.53%) HTML
7 8 (6.20%) Ajax
8 6 (4.65%) JSON
9 4 (3.10%) Gherkin
10 3 (2.33%) WPF
10 3 (2.33%) ASP.NET
10 3 (2.33%) WinForms
11 1 (0.78%) J2EE
11 1 (0.78%) jQuery
11 1 (0.78%) Backbone.js
11 1 (0.78%) WCF
11 1 (0.78%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (16.28%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (11.63%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.10%) Open Source
3 4 (3.10%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.33%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.55%) Statistics
6 1 (0.78%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.20%) Windows
2 7 (5.43%) Linux
3 1 (0.78%) UNIX
3 1 (0.78%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (63.57%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (58.91%) Test Automation
3 34 (26.36%) Scrum
4 33 (25.58%) Continuous Integration
4 33 (25.58%) User Acceptance Testing
5 32 (24.81%) Software Engineering
5 32 (24.81%) E-Commerce
5 32 (24.81%) Automation Testing
6 28 (21.71%) Project Management
7 25 (19.38%) Manual Testing
8 24 (18.60%) Test Strategy
9 20 (15.50%) TDD
10 19 (14.73%) Test Scripting
10 19 (14.73%) Information Assurance
10 19 (14.73%) Cyber Security
11 18 (13.95%) Workflow
12 16 (12.40%) Web Testing
13 13 (10.08%) Software Testing
14 10 (7.75%) Performance Testing
15 8 (6.20%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 56 (43.41%) Java
2 46 (35.66%) SQL
3 38 (29.46%) C#
4 28 (21.71%) JavaScript
5 23 (17.83%) PHP
6 19 (14.73%) Python
7 18 (13.95%) Ruby
8 6 (4.65%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.33%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.33%) C++
9 3 (2.33%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.78%) AWK
10 1 (0.78%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.78%) Perl
10 1 (0.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (13.18%) ISEB
1 17 (13.18%) ISTQB
2 16 (12.40%) Degree
3 8 (6.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.55%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (1.55%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (58.14%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (2.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (2.33%) Ansible
2 2 (1.55%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (10.85%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.65%) Oracle
3 3 (2.33%) VMware
4 1 (0.78%) IBM
4 1 (0.78%) Sun
4 1 (0.78%) Fidessa
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits Package
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits Package
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Salary: £Excellent salary plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago