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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 161 144 224
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +80
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 38 68 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.98% 1.54% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 1.79% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 38 67 9
Median salary £31,500 £50,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-37.00% +21.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,600 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,100 £55,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
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
3256 3801 4538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 83.98% 86.11% 85.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2716 3184 3715
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
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 30 May 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 30 May 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 - 15 £27,500 - 2
Weybridge -15 4 £27,500 -12.69% 2
Guildford -5 2 £47,750 +36.42% 1
Esher -3 1 £50,000 -
Reigate -12 1 £65,000 +52.94%
Godalming - 1 £30,000 -
Redhill - 1 £40,000 -
Automation Testing
South East

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 52 (50.49%) SQL
2 48 (46.60%) Manual Testing
3 47 (45.63%) QA
4 44 (42.72%) Test Automation
5 43 (41.75%) Agile Software Development
6 42 (40.78%) Test Strategy
7 37 (35.92%) Selenium
8 35 (33.98%) Unix
9 32 (31.07%) C#
10 31 (30.10%) JIRA
11 29 (28.16%) Python
12 28 (27.18%) Oracle
12 28 (27.18%) Finance
12 28 (27.18%) Mentoring
13 27 (26.21%) PL/SQL
13 27 (26.21%) ISEB
14 26 (25.24%) Perl
15 25 (24.27%) Windows
15 25 (24.27%) Project Planning
16 24 (23.30%) ISTQB
16 24 (23.30%) .NET
17 23 (22.33%) User Acceptance Testing
18 21 (20.39%) XML
18 21 (20.39%) Team Foundation Server
19 20 (19.42%) Software Testing
20 19 (18.45%) Oracle Database
21 18 (17.48%) Oracle Database 12c
21 18 (17.48%) SDLC
21 18 (17.48%) Toad
21 18 (17.48%) Microsoft

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 2 (1.94%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 10 (9.71%) MS Excel
1 10 (9.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (8.74%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (1.94%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.94%) Sage Pay
2 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.71%) VoIP
2 8 (7.77%) Internet
3 2 (1.94%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (18.45%) Oracle Database
2 18 (17.48%) Oracle Database 12c
3 12 (11.65%) SQL Server
4 10 (9.71%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 37 (35.92%) Selenium
2 31 (30.10%) JIRA
3 21 (20.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (17.48%) Toad
5 16 (15.53%) SoapUI
6 10 (9.71%) InstallShield
7 7 (6.80%) HP UFT
8 6 (5.83%) Introscope
8 6 (5.83%) JMeter
8 6 (5.83%) LoadRunner
8 6 (5.83%) WebLOAD
9 5 (4.85%) WebDriver
10 3 (2.91%) WatiN
11 2 (1.94%) Jenkins
11 2 (1.94%) Oracle Forms
11 2 (1.94%) SpecFlow
12 1 (0.97%) Appium
12 1 (0.97%) FitNesse
12 1 (0.97%) Git (software)
12 1 (0.97%) Visual Studio
General
1 28 (27.18%) Finance
2 15 (14.56%) Automotive
3 11 (10.68%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.91%) Banking
4 3 (2.91%) Games
5 2 (1.94%) Retail
6 1 (0.97%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 60 (58.25%) Analyst
2 58 (56.31%) Test Analyst
3 34 (33.01%) Tester
4 31 (30.10%) QA Analyst
5 29 (28.16%) QA Test Analyst
6 27 (26.21%) Automation Test Analyst
6 27 (26.21%) Test Engineer
7 25 (24.27%) Junior
8 22 (21.36%) QA Engineer
9 20 (19.42%) Developer
9 20 (19.42%) QA Test Engineer
10 19 (18.45%) Senior Developer
11 18 (17.48%) Junior Analyst
11 18 (17.48%) Junior Test Analyst
11 18 (17.48%) Oracle Developer
11 18 (17.48%) Senior Oracle Developer
12 15 (14.56%) Senior Analyst
12 15 (14.56%) Senior Test Analyst
13 14 (13.59%) Applications Developer
13 14 (13.59%) Junior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (23.30%) .NET
2 21 (20.39%) XML
3 9 (8.74%) Middleware
4 3 (2.91%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.97%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.97%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.97%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (0.97%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (0.97%) Entity Framework
5 1 (0.97%) J2EE
5 1 (0.97%) Java EE
5 1 (0.97%) JSON
5 1 (0.97%) REST
5 1 (0.97%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.77%) Social Media
2 6 (5.83%) N-Tier
3 3 (2.91%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.94%) Contactless
4 2 (1.94%) EMV
4 2 (1.94%) Fintech
5 1 (0.97%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 35 (33.98%) Unix
2 25 (24.27%) Windows
3 14 (13.59%) Linux
4 10 (9.71%) Solaris
5 1 (0.97%) Android
5 1 (0.97%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (46.60%) Manual Testing
2 44 (42.72%) Test Automation
3 43 (41.75%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (40.78%) Test Strategy
5 28 (27.18%) Mentoring
6 25 (24.27%) Project Planning
7 23 (22.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 20 (19.42%) Software Testing
9 18 (17.48%) Automated Testing
9 18 (17.48%) SDLC
10 17 (16.50%) Non-Functional Testing
10 17 (16.50%) Performance Testing
10 17 (16.50%) Web Testing
11 13 (12.62%) Regression Testing
12 12 (11.65%) Functional Testing
13 11 (10.68%) Software Engineering
14 10 (9.71%) Configuration Management
14 10 (9.71%) Time Management
15 9 (8.74%) Load Testing
15 9 (8.74%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 52 (50.49%) SQL
2 32 (31.07%) C#
3 29 (28.16%) Python
4 27 (26.21%) PL/SQL
5 26 (25.24%) Perl
6 16 (15.53%) C
7 14 (13.59%) C++
7 14 (13.59%) Ruby
8 13 (12.62%) Java
9 6 (5.83%) JavaScript
10 3 (2.91%) VC++
Qualifications
1 27 (26.21%) ISEB
2 24 (23.30%) ISTQB
3 13 (12.62%) Degree
4 8 (7.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.97%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (45.63%) QA
2 1 (0.97%) SDET
Systems Management
1 9 (8.74%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (5.83%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 28 (27.18%) Oracle
2 18 (17.48%) Microsoft
3 10 (9.71%) Red Hat
4 9 (8.74%) HP
5 6 (5.83%) AppDynamics
5 6 (5.83%) CA
5 6 (5.83%) Dynatrace
6 2 (1.94%) CyberSource
6 2 (1.94%) DataCash
6 2 (1.94%) Elavon
6 2 (1.94%) Ingenico
6 2 (1.94%) Sage
6 2 (1.94%) TSYS
6 2 (1.94%) VeriFone
6 2 (1.94%) VocaLink
6 2 (1.94%) WorldPay
7 1 (0.97%) Cognizant
Guildford, Surrey
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Yoh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health, Life assurance an
Posted: 4 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Weybridge
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Walton-On-Thames
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Walton-On-Thames
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago