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 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
Automation Testing
Rank 143 211 193
Rank change year-on-year
+68 -18
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 75 19 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.62% 0.36% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.93% 0.44% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 75 10 28
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,850 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.29%
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
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%

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 7 July 2015.

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 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 +18 11 £32,500 - 2
Farnham - 7 £37,500 - 2
Esher - 6 £50,000 -
Egham - 4 £55,000 - 1
Leatherhead 0 2 £38,750 -32.60%
Reigate - 2 £40,000 - 1
Staines - 1 £42,500 -
Automation Testing
South East

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 89 (62.24%) Selenium
2 71 (49.65%) Scrum
3 65 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (41.96%) Test Automation
5 57 (39.86%) Automated Testing
6 47 (32.87%) TDD
7 44 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
8 43 (30.07%) Manual Testing
9 42 (29.37%) Jenkins
10 40 (27.97%) ISTQB
11 39 (27.27%) QA
11 39 (27.27%) UNIX
12 38 (26.57%) ISEB
13 36 (25.17%) Ruby
13 36 (25.17%) RSpec
14 34 (23.78%) Linux
15 33 (23.08%) WebDriver
16 30 (20.98%) RubyGems
16 30 (20.98%) Test Scripting
17 29 (20.28%) WATIR
18 28 (19.58%) XML
19 26 (18.18%) C#
20 23 (16.08%) Java
21 22 (15.38%) SQL
22 19 (13.29%) AS400
22 19 (13.29%) Finance
22 19 (13.29%) iSeries
23 17 (11.89%) JIRA
23 17 (11.89%) .NET
24 16 (11.19%) HP UFT

Automation Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 6 (4.20%) SharePoint
1 6 (4.20%) SharePoint 2010
1 6 (4.20%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (2.80%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.40%) Node.js
4 1 (0.70%) Confluence
4 1 (0.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.80%) HTTP
2 3 (2.10%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.40%) Internet
4 1 (0.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.90%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.20%) MySQL
3 1 (0.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.70%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 89 (62.24%) Selenium
2 42 (29.37%) Jenkins
3 36 (25.17%) RSpec
4 33 (23.08%) WebDriver
5 30 (20.98%) RubyGems
6 29 (20.28%) WATIR
7 17 (11.89%) JIRA
8 16 (11.19%) HP UFT
9 13 (9.09%) Visual Studio
9 13 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (5.59%) SoapUI
11 6 (4.20%) Cucumber
11 6 (4.20%) Calabash
11 6 (4.20%) Robotium
11 6 (4.20%) JMeter
11 6 (4.20%) Git (software)
12 5 (3.50%) JUnit
13 4 (2.80%) Eclipse
13 4 (2.80%) FitNesse
13 4 (2.80%) WatiN
General
1 19 (13.29%) Finance
2 2 (1.40%) Marketing
3 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.70%) Electronics
3 1 (0.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 66 (46.15%) Analyst
2 60 (41.96%) Test Analyst
3 39 (27.27%) Automation Engineer
4 30 (20.98%) Tester
5 26 (18.18%) Test Engineer
6 22 (15.38%) Test Automation Engineer
7 18 (12.59%) QA Analyst
8 16 (11.19%) Agile Test Analyst
9 15 (10.49%) Developer
10 9 (6.29%) Web Tester
11 7 (4.90%) Web Analyst
11 7 (4.90%) Web Test Analyst
11 7 (4.90%) Systems Analyst
11 7 (4.90%) Java Developer
11 7 (4.90%) QA Test Analyst
11 7 (4.90%) Systems Test Analyst
12 6 (4.20%) QA Engineer
13 5 (3.50%) Automation Tester
14 4 (2.80%) Automation Analyst
14 4 (2.80%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (19.58%) XML
2 17 (11.89%) .NET
3 11 (7.69%) HTML
4 8 (5.59%) Web Services
5 7 (4.90%) CSS
5 7 (4.90%) Ajax
6 6 (4.20%) .NET Framework
6 6 (4.20%) REST
6 6 (4.20%) SOAP
6 6 (4.20%) ASP.NET
6 6 (4.20%) AngularJS
7 4 (2.80%) Play Framework
7 4 (2.80%) Hibernate
7 4 (2.80%) JPA
7 4 (2.80%) JSON
8 3 (2.10%) FIX Protocol
8 3 (2.10%) Gherkin
9 2 (1.40%) Backbone.js
10 1 (0.70%) RESTful
10 1 (0.70%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.29%) AS400
1 19 (13.29%) iSeries
2 12 (8.39%) Mathematics
2 12 (8.39%) Computer Science
3 7 (4.90%) Mobile App
4 6 (4.20%) Statistics
5 3 (2.10%) SWIFT
5 3 (2.10%) User Experience
6 2 (1.40%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.70%) DTV
7 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 39 (27.27%) UNIX
2 34 (23.78%) Linux
3 1 (0.70%) Android
3 1 (0.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (49.65%) Scrum
2 65 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (41.96%) Test Automation
4 57 (39.86%) Automated Testing
5 47 (32.87%) TDD
6 44 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
7 43 (30.07%) Manual Testing
8 30 (20.98%) Test Scripting
9 14 (9.79%) E-Commerce
10 13 (9.09%) Software Testing
11 12 (8.39%) User Acceptance Testing
12 10 (6.99%) Performance Testing
12 10 (6.99%) Regression Testing
12 10 (6.99%) SDLC
13 9 (6.29%) Waterfall
14 8 (5.59%) V-Model
15 7 (4.90%) Web Testing
16 6 (4.20%) Security Testing
16 6 (4.20%) MVVM
16 6 (4.20%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (25.17%) Ruby
2 26 (18.18%) C#
3 23 (16.08%) Java
4 22 (15.38%) SQL
5 10 (6.99%) JavaScript
6 6 (4.20%) T-SQL
7 5 (3.50%) Perl
7 5 (3.50%) Python
8 3 (2.10%) PHP
9 2 (1.40%) Groovy
9 2 (1.40%) Scala
10 1 (0.70%) XPath
10 1 (0.70%) PHP5
10 1 (0.70%) VB6
10 1 (0.70%) C++
10 1 (0.70%) VB
10 1 (0.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 40 (27.97%) ISTQB
2 38 (26.57%) ISEB
3 15 (10.49%) Degree
4 6 (4.20%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (27.27%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.10%) Oracle
3 1 (0.70%) SAP
3 1 (0.70%) HP
3 1 (0.70%) DataCash
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