The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Surrey region that had Automation Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Tester
Rank 170 210 197
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -13
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Tester 27 11 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.76% 0.24% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.25% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 27 11 25
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £33,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Automation Tester
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3469 4479 4958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 97.06% 98.25% 97.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2968 3825 4098
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Automation Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of job ads across the Surrey region that featured Automation Tester in the job title.

Automation Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Automation Tester
Salary Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automation Tester across the Surrey region.

Automation Tester Salary Trend in Surrey

Automation Tester
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Tester across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Automation Tester Salary Histogram in Surrey

Automation Tester
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Tester 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 +12 8 £45,000 -10.00%
Walton-on-Thames - 8 £31,500 - 1
Guildford +15 3 £43,000 +30.30%
Leatherhead - 3 £50,000 -
Redhill - 1 £40,000 -
Automation Tester
South East

Automation Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, Automation Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Surrey region featuring Automation Tester in the job title.

1 30 (61.22%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (59.18%) ISTQB
2 29 (59.18%) Test Automation
3 28 (57.14%) Finance
3 28 (57.14%) C#
4 23 (46.94%) Regression Testing
5 22 (44.90%) Software Engineering
6 20 (40.82%) QA
6 20 (40.82%) Selenium
6 20 (40.82%) ISEB
7 19 (38.78%) Python
7 19 (38.78%) Windows
7 19 (38.78%) Software Testing
7 19 (38.78%) Manual Testing
8 18 (36.73%) User Acceptance Testing
8 18 (36.73%) Test Strategy
9 17 (34.69%) WebDriver
10 16 (32.65%) Ruby
10 16 (32.65%) SQL
10 16 (32.65%) TDD
11 15 (30.61%) Scrum
11 15 (30.61%) HP UFT
11 15 (30.61%) Test Scripting
12 14 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
12 14 (28.57%) Perl
12 14 (28.57%) Unix
12 14 (28.57%) Automotive
12 14 (28.57%) Automated Testing
13 13 (26.53%) E-Commerce
13 13 (26.53%) Functional Testing

Automation Tester Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.37%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (40.82%) Selenium
2 17 (34.69%) WebDriver
3 15 (30.61%) HP UFT
4 12 (24.49%) NUnit
5 11 (22.45%) SpecFlow
5 11 (22.45%) Visual Studio
6 9 (18.37%) InstallShield
7 7 (14.29%) WATIR
8 6 (12.24%) JMeter
9 5 (10.20%) JIRA
9 5 (10.20%) Protractor
10 4 (8.16%) Jenkins
11 3 (6.12%) Rhino Mocks
12 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
12 2 (4.08%) SoapUI
13 1 (2.04%) Cucumber
13 1 (2.04%) PhantomJS
13 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
13 1 (2.04%) WatiN
General
1 28 (57.14%) Finance
2 14 (28.57%) Automotive
3 9 (18.37%) Aerospace
3 9 (18.37%) Telecoms
4 8 (16.33%) Banking
5 4 (8.16%) Back Office
6 2 (4.08%) Marketing
7 1 (2.04%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.37%) XML
2 7 (14.29%) Web Services
3 6 (12.24%) .NET
4 4 (8.16%) LAMP
5 3 (6.12%) CSS
5 3 (6.12%) CSS3
5 3 (6.12%) HTML
5 3 (6.12%) HTML5
6 2 (4.08%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.04%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (38.78%) Windows
2 14 (28.57%) Unix
3 9 (18.37%) Linux
3 9 (18.37%) Solaris
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (61.22%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (59.18%) Test Automation
3 23 (46.94%) Regression Testing
4 22 (44.90%) Software Engineering
5 19 (38.78%) Manual Testing
5 19 (38.78%) Software Testing
6 18 (36.73%) Test Strategy
6 18 (36.73%) User Acceptance Testing
7 16 (32.65%) TDD
8 15 (30.61%) Scrum
8 15 (30.61%) Test Scripting
9 14 (28.57%) Automated Testing
9 14 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
10 13 (26.53%) E-Commerce
10 13 (26.53%) Functional Testing
11 12 (24.49%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (20.41%) Automation Testing
13 9 (18.37%) BDD
13 9 (18.37%) Time Management
14 7 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 28 (57.14%) C#
2 19 (38.78%) Python
3 16 (32.65%) Ruby
3 16 (32.65%) SQL
4 14 (28.57%) Perl
5 9 (18.37%) C
5 9 (18.37%) C++
6 8 (16.33%) Java
7 7 (14.29%) JavaScript
8 5 (10.20%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (59.18%) ISTQB
2 20 (40.82%) ISEB
3 13 (26.53%) Degree
3 13 (26.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (40.82%) QA
2 4 (8.16%) SDET
Systems Management
1 12 (24.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (18.37%) Red Hat
2 7 (14.29%) Telerik
3 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
4 4 (8.16%) HP
Woking, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking
Client Server
Salary: £40,000 to £45,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
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Salary: £20k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago