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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 158 143 205
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +62
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 39 78 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.09% 1.71% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 1.98% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 39 78 13
Median salary £43,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.47% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,250 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,969 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.35% +1.24%
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
2985 3946 4309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 83.52% 86.55% 84.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2525 3374 3532
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £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 26 July 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 26 July 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
Egham +29 9 £60,000 +9.09%
Reigate +11 5 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Weybridge - 5 £27,500 - 2
Guildford +8 4 £43,000 +32.30% 1
Redhill - 4 £46,250 -
Walton-on-Thames - 4 £27,500 - 1
Leatherhead +19 1 £50,000 +29.03%
Automation Testing
South East

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 45 (54.22%) Test Automation
2 38 (45.78%) Manual Testing
3 37 (44.58%) QA
4 33 (39.76%) Selenium
5 31 (37.35%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (37.35%) C#
6 28 (33.73%) Test Strategy
7 27 (32.53%) Python
8 25 (30.12%) Unix
9 23 (27.71%) Ruby
10 22 (26.51%) Windows
10 22 (26.51%) Perl
10 22 (26.51%) SQL
10 22 (26.51%) Project Planning
11 21 (25.30%) Software Testing
12 20 (24.10%) ISTQB
12 20 (24.10%) .NET
13 18 (21.69%) ISEB
13 18 (21.69%) Non-Functional Testing
14 16 (19.28%) User Acceptance Testing
15 15 (18.07%) Test Scripting
15 15 (18.07%) JIRA
15 15 (18.07%) Microsoft
15 15 (18.07%) Java
16 14 (16.87%) Regression Testing
16 14 (16.87%) Automotive
16 14 (16.87%) Team Foundation Server
16 14 (16.87%) Cucumber
17 13 (15.66%) Performance Testing
17 13 (15.66%) C++

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:

Applications
1 2 (2.41%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.64%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.66%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.20%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.20%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 33 (39.76%) Selenium
2 15 (18.07%) JIRA
3 14 (16.87%) Cucumber
3 14 (16.87%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (10.84%) HP UFT
4 9 (10.84%) SoapUI
4 9 (10.84%) WebDriver
5 8 (9.64%) InstallShield
6 6 (7.23%) JMeter
6 6 (7.23%) LoadRunner
6 6 (7.23%) WatiN
6 6 (7.23%) WebLOAD
7 4 (4.82%) Introscope
7 4 (4.82%) SpecFlow
8 3 (3.61%) Jenkins
9 2 (2.41%) Git (software)
9 2 (2.41%) JUnit
9 2 (2.41%) TeamCity
9 2 (2.41%) Visual Studio
10 1 (1.20%) Toad
General
1 14 (16.87%) Automotive
2 9 (10.84%) Finance
3 8 (9.64%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.61%) Games
5 1 (1.20%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (57.83%) Analyst
1 48 (57.83%) Test Analyst
2 33 (39.76%) Test Engineer
3 25 (30.12%) Automation Test Analyst
4 23 (27.71%) Junior
4 23 (27.71%) QA Analyst
4 23 (27.71%) QA Test Analyst
4 23 (27.71%) Tester
5 18 (21.69%) Junior Analyst
5 18 (21.69%) Junior Test Analyst
6 16 (19.28%) Test Automation Engineer
7 15 (18.07%) QA Engineer
7 15 (18.07%) QA Test Engineer
7 15 (18.07%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 14 (16.87%) QA Automation Analyst
9 11 (13.25%) Junior Automation Test Analyst
9 11 (13.25%) Junior Tester
10 10 (12.05%) Automation Tester
10 10 (12.05%) SQL Analyst
11 9 (10.84%) Ruby Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (24.10%) .NET
2 11 (13.25%) XML
3 5 (6.02%) .NET Framework
4 3 (3.61%) Web Services
5 2 (2.41%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.41%) HTML
5 2 (2.41%) JSON
5 2 (2.41%) Middleware
6 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (1.20%) Entity Framework
6 1 (1.20%) J2EE
6 1 (1.20%) Java EE
6 1 (1.20%) MEAN Stack
6 1 (1.20%) MSMQ
6 1 (1.20%) NHibernate
6 1 (1.20%) Ninject
6 1 (1.20%) Node.js
6 1 (1.20%) OAuth
6 1 (1.20%) RESTful
6 1 (1.20%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.82%) Computer Science
1 4 (4.82%) N-Tier
2 3 (3.61%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.20%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 25 (30.12%) Unix
2 22 (26.51%) Windows
3 9 (10.84%) Linux
4 8 (9.64%) Solaris
5 1 (1.20%) Android
5 1 (1.20%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (54.22%) Test Automation
2 38 (45.78%) Manual Testing
3 31 (37.35%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (33.73%) Test Strategy
5 22 (26.51%) Project Planning
6 21 (25.30%) Software Testing
7 18 (21.69%) Non-Functional Testing
8 16 (19.28%) User Acceptance Testing
9 15 (18.07%) Test Scripting
10 14 (16.87%) Regression Testing
11 13 (15.66%) Performance Testing
12 12 (14.46%) TDD
13 11 (13.25%) Functional Testing
13 11 (13.25%) Software Engineering
14 10 (12.05%) Web Testing
15 9 (10.84%) Automated Testing
15 9 (10.84%) BDD
15 9 (10.84%) Scrum
16 8 (9.64%) Time Management
17 5 (6.02%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 31 (37.35%) C#
2 27 (32.53%) Python
3 23 (27.71%) Ruby
4 22 (26.51%) Perl
4 22 (26.51%) SQL
5 15 (18.07%) Java
6 13 (15.66%) C++
7 12 (14.46%) C
8 7 (8.43%) JavaScript
9 3 (3.61%) PL/SQL
9 3 (3.61%) VC++
10 2 (2.41%) VB
10 2 (2.41%) VBScript
11 1 (1.20%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.20%) PHP
11 1 (1.20%) R
11 1 (1.20%) Scala
11 1 (1.20%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (24.10%) ISTQB
2 18 (21.69%) ISEB
3 12 (14.46%) Degree
4 5 (6.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (44.58%) QA
2 3 (3.61%) SLA
3 2 (2.41%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (1.20%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (9.64%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (4.82%) CA Wily
3 1 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.20%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (18.07%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.64%) Red Hat
3 5 (6.02%) HP
3 5 (6.02%) Oracle
4 4 (4.82%) AppDynamics
4 4 (4.82%) CA
4 4 (4.82%) Dynatrace
5 1 (1.20%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.20%) Xamarin
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