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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Testing over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 152 149 218
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +69
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 38 73 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.03% 1.59% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 1.84% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 38 73 7
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
3064 3967 4455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 83.13% 86.67% 85.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2614 3342 3681
Median salary £48,500 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,032 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £66,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of job ads across the Surrey region citing Automation Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 June 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Testing within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Walton-on-Thames - 9 £27,500 - 1
Egham +37 6 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Weybridge - 4 £27,500 - 2
Guildford 0 3 £43,000 +22.85% 1
Leatherhead +19 1 £50,000 +11.11%
Redhill - 1 £40,000 - 2
Godalming - 1 £30,000 -
Automation Testing
South East

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT jobs citing Automation Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for Automation Testing.

1 51 (50.50%) Test Automation
2 46 (45.54%) Manual Testing
3 45 (44.55%) QA
4 42 (41.58%) SQL
5 40 (39.60%) Test Strategy
6 38 (37.62%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (36.63%) Selenium
8 34 (33.66%) C#
9 31 (30.69%) Unix
10 30 (29.70%) Python
11 27 (26.73%) JIRA
12 26 (25.74%) Perl
12 26 (25.74%) ISEB
13 25 (24.75%) Windows
13 25 (24.75%) Project Planning
14 24 (23.76%) ISTQB
14 24 (23.76%) Finance
15 22 (21.78%) .NET
15 22 (21.78%) Ruby
15 22 (21.78%) User Acceptance Testing
15 22 (21.78%) Mentoring
16 21 (20.79%) Oracle
17 20 (19.80%) XML
17 20 (19.80%) PL/SQL
17 20 (19.80%) Software Testing
18 18 (17.82%) Team Foundation Server
19 17 (16.83%) Non-Functional Testing
19 17 (16.83%) Microsoft
20 16 (15.84%) C
20 16 (15.84%) Performance Testing

Automation Testing
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.99%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 7 (6.93%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (7.92%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.99%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.99%) SaaS
1 1 (0.99%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.90%) VoIP
2 6 (5.94%) Internet
3 1 (0.99%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.87%) Oracle Database
1 13 (12.87%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.88%) Oracle Database 12c
3 6 (5.94%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 37 (36.63%) Selenium
2 27 (26.73%) JIRA
3 18 (17.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (12.87%) SoapUI
5 12 (11.88%) Toad
6 10 (9.90%) InstallShield
7 7 (6.93%) HP UFT
7 7 (6.93%) WebDriver
8 6 (5.94%) Cucumber
8 6 (5.94%) Introscope
8 6 (5.94%) JMeter
8 6 (5.94%) LoadRunner
8 6 (5.94%) WebLOAD
9 5 (4.95%) WatiN
10 3 (2.97%) SpecFlow
11 2 (1.98%) Git (software)
11 2 (1.98%) Jenkins
12 1 (0.99%) Appium
12 1 (0.99%) FitNesse
12 1 (0.99%) Protractor
General
1 24 (23.76%) Finance
2 15 (14.85%) Automotive
3 11 (10.89%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.97%) Games
5 2 (1.98%) Banking
6 1 (0.99%) Marketing
6 1 (0.99%) Retail
Job Titles
1 58 (57.43%) Analyst
2 56 (55.45%) Test Analyst
3 33 (32.67%) Test Engineer
4 32 (31.68%) Tester
5 29 (28.71%) QA Analyst
6 27 (26.73%) Automation Test Analyst
6 27 (26.73%) QA Test Analyst
7 25 (24.75%) Junior
8 18 (17.82%) Junior Analyst
8 18 (17.82%) Junior Test Analyst
8 18 (17.82%) QA Engineer
8 18 (17.82%) QA Test Engineer
9 15 (14.85%) QA Automation Analyst
9 15 (14.85%) Selenium Test Analyst
10 14 (13.86%) Developer
10 14 (13.86%) Junior Tester
10 14 (13.86%) Senior Analyst
10 14 (13.86%) Senior Test Analyst
11 13 (12.87%) Senior Developer
12 12 (11.88%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (21.78%) .NET
2 20 (19.80%) XML
3 8 (7.92%) Middleware
4 4 (3.96%) .NET Framework
5 3 (2.97%) Web Services
6 1 (0.99%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.99%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.99%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (0.99%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (0.99%) Entity Framework
6 1 (0.99%) J2EE
6 1 (0.99%) Java EE
6 1 (0.99%) JSON
6 1 (0.99%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.94%) N-Tier
1 6 (5.94%) Social Media
2 3 (2.97%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.99%) Contactless
3 1 (0.99%) EMV
3 1 (0.99%) Fintech
3 1 (0.99%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 31 (30.69%) Unix
2 25 (24.75%) Windows
3 13 (12.87%) Linux
4 10 (9.90%) Solaris
5 1 (0.99%) Android
5 1 (0.99%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (50.50%) Test Automation
2 46 (45.54%) Manual Testing
3 40 (39.60%) Test Strategy
4 38 (37.62%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (24.75%) Project Planning
6 22 (21.78%) Mentoring
6 22 (21.78%) User Acceptance Testing
7 20 (19.80%) Software Testing
8 17 (16.83%) Non-Functional Testing
9 16 (15.84%) Performance Testing
10 15 (14.85%) Automated Testing
11 14 (13.86%) Web Testing
12 13 (12.87%) Functional Testing
12 13 (12.87%) Regression Testing
13 12 (11.88%) SDLC
13 12 (11.88%) Software Engineering
14 10 (9.90%) Time Management
15 9 (8.91%) TDD
15 9 (8.91%) Test Scripting
16 8 (7.92%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (41.58%) SQL
2 34 (33.66%) C#
3 30 (29.70%) Python
4 26 (25.74%) Perl
5 22 (21.78%) Ruby
6 20 (19.80%) PL/SQL
7 16 (15.84%) C
8 14 (13.86%) C++
9 13 (12.87%) Java
10 6 (5.94%) JavaScript
11 3 (2.97%) VC++
12 1 (0.99%) PHP
Qualifications
1 26 (25.74%) ISEB
2 24 (23.76%) ISTQB
3 13 (12.87%) Degree
4 7 (6.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.99%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (44.55%) QA
2 2 (1.98%) SDET
Systems Management
1 8 (7.92%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (5.94%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 21 (20.79%) Oracle
2 17 (16.83%) Microsoft
3 10 (9.90%) Red Hat
4 8 (7.92%) HP
5 6 (5.94%) AppDynamics
5 6 (5.94%) CA
5 6 (5.94%) Dynatrace
6 1 (0.99%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.99%) CyberSource
6 1 (0.99%) DataCash
6 1 (0.99%) Elavon
6 1 (0.99%) Ingenico
6 1 (0.99%) Sage
6 1 (0.99%) TSYS
6 1 (0.99%) VeriFone
6 1 (0.99%) VocaLink
6 1 (0.99%) WorldPay
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health, Life assurance an
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Capita ITPS
Salary: £30000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Weybridge
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago