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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automation Testing
Rank 137 203 187
Rank change year-on-year
+66 -16
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 78 15 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.71% 0.30% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.04% 0.36% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 78 13 27
Average salary £48,750 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £29,800 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
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
3823 4134 3885
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 84.02% 82.24% 77.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3286 3364 3067
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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 - 19 £40,000 -
Egham - 10 £55,000 - 1
Guildford +11 9 £32,500 +4.83% 2
Farnham - 6 £37,500 -
Esher - 3 £50,000 -
Leatherhead -2 2 £38,750 -32.60%
Automation Testing
South East

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 87 (63.97%) Selenium
2 77 (56.62%) Scrum
3 67 (49.26%) Test Automation
4 61 (44.85%) TDD
5 54 (39.71%) Continuous Integration
6 52 (38.24%) Ruby
7 51 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
7 51 (37.50%) UNIX
8 49 (36.03%) Jenkins
9 48 (35.29%) RSpec
10 46 (33.82%) Linux
10 46 (33.82%) Automated Testing
11 37 (27.21%) Manual Testing
12 35 (25.74%) WATIR
13 33 (24.26%) QA
14 31 (22.79%) ISTQB
15 29 (21.32%) ISEB
16 28 (20.59%) RubyGems
17 23 (16.91%) WebDriver
18 22 (16.18%) Test Scripting
19 20 (14.71%) XML
20 19 (13.97%) C#
20 19 (13.97%) AS400
20 19 (13.97%) iSeries
21 18 (13.24%) Java
21 18 (13.24%) SQL
22 16 (11.76%) Cucumber
23 15 (11.03%) Degree
23 15 (11.03%) Finance
24 14 (10.29%) .NET

Automation Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 (4.41%) SharePoint
1 6 (4.41%) SharePoint 2010
1 6 (4.41%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (1.47%) Node.js
2 2 (1.47%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.74%) Confluence
3 1 (0.74%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.21%) HTTP
2 2 (1.47%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.47%) Internet
3 1 (0.74%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.41%) MySQL
2 4 (2.94%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.74%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.74%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 87 (63.97%) Selenium
2 49 (36.03%) Jenkins
3 48 (35.29%) RSpec
4 35 (25.74%) WATIR
5 28 (20.59%) RubyGems
6 23 (16.91%) WebDriver
7 16 (11.76%) Cucumber
8 13 (9.56%) Team Foundation Server
8 13 (9.56%) Visual Studio
9 11 (8.09%) HP UFT
10 10 (7.35%) JIRA
11 6 (4.41%) Git (software)
11 6 (4.41%) Calabash
11 6 (4.41%) Robotium
12 4 (2.94%) Mockito
13 3 (2.21%) JMeter
13 3 (2.21%) Selenium IDE
13 3 (2.21%) SoapUI
13 3 (2.21%) SpecFlow
14 2 (1.47%) FitNesse
General
1 15 (11.03%) Finance
2 2 (1.47%) Marketing
3 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.74%) Electronics
3 1 (0.74%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 52 (38.24%) Analyst
2 47 (34.56%) Test Analyst
3 44 (32.35%) Automation Engineer
4 29 (21.32%) Test Engineer
5 27 (19.85%) Test Automation Engineer
6 23 (16.91%) Developer
7 18 (13.24%) QA Analyst
7 18 (13.24%) Tester
8 14 (10.29%) Agile Test Analyst
9 10 (7.35%) Ruby Developer
10 7 (5.15%) QA Test Analyst
10 7 (5.15%) Java Developer
11 6 (4.41%) Systems Test Analyst
11 6 (4.41%) Systems Analyst
11 6 (4.41%) QA Engineer
12 5 (3.68%) Web Tester
13 4 (2.94%) Web Analyst
13 4 (2.94%) Web Test Analyst
13 4 (2.94%) Senior Developer
14 3 (2.21%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (14.71%) XML
2 14 (10.29%) .NET
3 9 (6.62%) Web Services
4 6 (4.41%) .NET Framework
4 6 (4.41%) REST
4 6 (4.41%) ASP.NET
4 6 (4.41%) AngularJS
5 5 (3.68%) HTML
6 4 (2.94%) SOAP
6 4 (2.94%) Hibernate
6 4 (2.94%) JPA
6 4 (2.94%) Play Framework
7 3 (2.21%) Gherkin
7 3 (2.21%) FIX Protocol
8 2 (1.47%) JSON
8 2 (1.47%) Backbone.js
9 1 (0.74%) RESTful
9 1 (0.74%) Ajax
9 1 (0.74%) DOM
9 1 (0.74%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.97%) AS400
1 19 (13.97%) iSeries
2 12 (8.82%) Mathematics
2 12 (8.82%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.41%) Statistics
3 6 (4.41%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.21%) User Experience
4 3 (2.21%) SWIFT
5 1 (0.74%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.74%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 51 (37.50%) UNIX
2 46 (33.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (56.62%) Scrum
2 67 (49.26%) Test Automation
3 61 (44.85%) TDD
4 54 (39.71%) Continuous Integration
5 51 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (33.82%) Automated Testing
7 37 (27.21%) Manual Testing
8 22 (16.18%) Test Scripting
9 13 (9.56%) E-Commerce
10 12 (8.82%) Software Testing
11 9 (6.62%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (5.88%) BDD
13 7 (5.15%) Performance Testing
14 6 (4.41%) MVVM
14 6 (4.41%) Security Testing
14 6 (4.41%) Continuous Delivery
15 5 (3.68%) SDLC
15 5 (3.68%) Mentoring
15 5 (3.68%) Waterfall
16 4 (2.94%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 52 (38.24%) Ruby
2 19 (13.97%) C#
3 18 (13.24%) Java
3 18 (13.24%) SQL
4 8 (5.88%) JavaScript
5 5 (3.68%) Perl
5 5 (3.68%) Python
6 3 (2.21%) PHP
6 3 (2.21%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.47%) Scala
8 1 (0.74%) VB6
8 1 (0.74%) XPath
8 1 (0.74%) PHP5
8 1 (0.74%) VB
8 1 (0.74%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 31 (22.79%) ISTQB
2 29 (21.32%) ISEB
3 15 (11.03%) Degree
4 6 (4.41%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (24.26%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (7.35%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.21%) Oracle
3 1 (0.74%) SAP
3 1 (0.74%) HP
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