The table below looks at the statistics for Automation 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 Automation Testing over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 145 172 188
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +16
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 60 45 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.57% 1.01% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.80% 1.16% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 56 43 21
Average salary £48,000 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.94% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,700 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Automation 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
3335 3864 3702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 87.01% 86.91% 84.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2876 3250 2924
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automation Testing across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automation Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Automation Testing
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Automation Testing Salary Trend in Surrey

Automation Testing
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Testing across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Automation Testing Salary Histogram in Surrey

Automation 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 Automation Testing within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(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
Reigate +5 22 £49,000 +15.29%
Redhill - 11 £50,000 -
Walton-on-Thames - 7 £31,500 - 2
Woking +5 3 £50,000 +42.85%
Dorking - 1 £21,500 -
Automation Testing
South East

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey region citing Automation 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 Automation Testing.

1 62 (60.78%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (44.12%) QA
3 44 (43.14%) SQL
4 37 (36.27%) Selenium
5 35 (34.31%) Test Automation
6 33 (32.35%) Finance
7 32 (31.37%) Oracle
8 31 (30.39%) Unix
9 30 (29.41%) PL/SQL
9 30 (29.41%) Test Strategy
9 30 (29.41%) Mentoring
10 28 (27.45%) Automated Testing
11 27 (26.47%) Manual Testing
12 26 (25.49%) User Acceptance Testing
13 25 (24.51%) ISEB
14 24 (23.53%) Python
15 23 (22.55%) XML
15 23 (22.55%) SDLC
16 22 (21.57%) Oracle Database
16 22 (21.57%) Scrum
17 21 (20.59%) JIRA
17 21 (20.59%) Toad
17 21 (20.59%) Oracle Database 12c
18 20 (19.61%) Perl
18 20 (19.61%) Java
19 19 (18.63%) ISTQB
19 19 (18.63%) .NET
20 18 (17.65%) Linux
21 16 (15.69%) Performance Testing
22 15 (14.71%) E-Commerce

Automation Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey region citing Automation 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 Automation Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.92%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 13 (12.75%) MS Excel
1 13 (12.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (8.82%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (3.92%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.92%) Sage Pay
2 1 (0.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.84%) Internet
2 7 (6.86%) VoIP
3 4 (3.92%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (21.57%) Oracle Database
2 21 (20.59%) Oracle Database 12c
3 12 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 37 (36.27%) Selenium
2 21 (20.59%) JIRA
2 21 (20.59%) Toad
3 13 (12.75%) SoapUI
3 13 (12.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (8.82%) WebDriver
5 8 (7.84%) HP UFT
6 7 (6.86%) InstallShield
7 6 (5.88%) Cucumber
8 5 (4.90%) Jenkins
9 4 (3.92%) RSpec
10 3 (2.94%) Introscope
10 3 (2.94%) JMeter
10 3 (2.94%) LoadRunner
10 3 (2.94%) WebLOAD
11 2 (1.96%) Git (software)
11 2 (1.96%) Oracle Forms
12 1 (0.98%) Maven
12 1 (0.98%) RubyGems
12 1 (0.98%) WATIR
General
1 33 (32.35%) Finance
2 14 (13.73%) Telecoms
3 10 (9.80%) Banking
4 7 (6.86%) Automotive
5 4 (3.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 47 (46.08%) Analyst
2 39 (38.24%) Test Analyst
3 31 (30.39%) Tester
4 23 (22.55%) Developer
5 22 (21.57%) Test Engineer
6 21 (20.59%) Oracle Developer
6 21 (20.59%) QA Analyst
7 20 (19.61%) Senior Developer
7 20 (19.61%) Senior Oracle Developer
8 19 (18.63%) QA Engineer
9 17 (16.67%) Applications Developer
9 17 (16.67%) Oracle Applications Developer
10 16 (15.69%) Senior Applications Developer
10 16 (15.69%) Senior Oracle Applications Developer
11 14 (13.73%) QA Test Analyst
11 14 (13.73%) QA Test Engineer
12 12 (11.76%) QA Tester
12 12 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
12 12 (11.76%) Senior Test Analyst
13 11 (10.78%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (22.55%) XML
2 19 (18.63%) .NET
3 9 (8.82%) Middleware
4 2 (1.96%) SOAP
5 1 (0.98%) J2EE
5 1 (0.98%) Java EE
5 1 (0.98%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.84%) Social Media
2 4 (3.92%) Contactless
2 4 (3.92%) EMV
2 4 (3.92%) Fintech
3 3 (2.94%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 31 (30.39%) Unix
2 18 (17.65%) Linux
3 14 (13.73%) Windows
4 7 (6.86%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (60.78%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (34.31%) Test Automation
3 30 (29.41%) Mentoring
3 30 (29.41%) Test Strategy
4 28 (27.45%) Automated Testing
5 27 (26.47%) Manual Testing
6 26 (25.49%) User Acceptance Testing
7 23 (22.55%) SDLC
8 22 (21.57%) Scrum
9 16 (15.69%) Performance Testing
10 15 (14.71%) E-Commerce
10 15 (14.71%) Non-Functional Testing
11 14 (13.73%) Project Planning
12 13 (12.75%) Configuration Management
12 13 (12.75%) Defect Tracking
13 11 (10.78%) Software Testing
14 10 (9.80%) Functional Testing
14 10 (9.80%) Project Management
14 10 (9.80%) Test Scripting
15 9 (8.82%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 44 (43.14%) SQL
2 30 (29.41%) PL/SQL
3 24 (23.53%) Python
4 20 (19.61%) Java
4 20 (19.61%) Perl
5 13 (12.75%) Ruby
6 12 (11.76%) C#
7 10 (9.80%) C
8 8 (7.84%) C++
9 3 (2.94%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.96%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.96%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (24.51%) ISEB
2 19 (18.63%) ISTQB
3 9 (8.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 8 (7.84%) Degree
5 3 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (44.12%) QA
2 2 (1.96%) SLA
Systems Management
1 12 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.94%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 32 (31.37%) Oracle
2 9 (8.82%) HP
2 9 (8.82%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.86%) Red Hat
4 4 (3.92%) CyberSource
4 4 (3.92%) DataCash
4 4 (3.92%) Elavon
4 4 (3.92%) Ingenico
4 4 (3.92%) Sage
4 4 (3.92%) TSYS
4 4 (3.92%) VeriFone
4 4 (3.92%) VocaLink
4 4 (3.92%) WorldPay
5 3 (2.94%) AppDynamics
5 3 (2.94%) CA
5 3 (2.94%) Dynatrace
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