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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 152 171 201
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +30
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 24 36 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.79% 0.88% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 1.02% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 21 33 21
Median salary £41,500 £48,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.54% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
2562 3536 4007
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 84.58% 86.24% 85.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2188 3052 3388
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,791 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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
Reigate +10 7 £45,000 -5.26%
Guildford +27 6 £37,500 -34.78%
Redhill -5 3 £50,000 +4.16%
Staines -1 1 - -
Woking - 1 £40,000 - 3
Automation Testing
South East

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 47 (74.60%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (53.97%) Selenium
3 29 (46.03%) Test Scripting
3 29 (46.03%) Test Automation
4 26 (41.27%) QA
5 23 (36.51%) Software Testing
5 23 (36.51%) BDD
6 22 (34.92%) Cucumber
6 22 (34.92%) Scrum
7 19 (30.16%) C#
7 19 (30.16%) .NET
8 18 (28.57%) ISTQB
9 17 (26.98%) SQL
10 16 (25.40%) Non-Functional Testing
11 15 (23.81%) Java
11 15 (23.81%) HP UFT
12 14 (22.22%) Microsoft
12 14 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
12 14 (22.22%) SDLC
13 13 (20.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 13 (20.63%) Performance Testing
13 13 (20.63%) TDD
14 12 (19.05%) Regression Testing
14 12 (19.05%) Finance
14 12 (19.05%) SQL Server
14 12 (19.05%) Ruby
14 12 (19.05%) WebDriver
14 12 (19.05%) SpecFlow
15 11 (17.46%) Team Foundation Server
15 11 (17.46%) Manual 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 3 (4.76%) Confluence
2 1 (1.59%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (7.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.76%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.17%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.59%) Big Data
4 1 (1.59%) Data Lake
4 1 (1.59%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 34 (53.97%) Selenium
2 22 (34.92%) Cucumber
3 15 (23.81%) HP UFT
4 12 (19.05%) SpecFlow
4 12 (19.05%) WebDriver
5 11 (17.46%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (14.29%) Visual Studio
7 8 (12.70%) Jenkins
7 8 (12.70%) Selenium IDE
7 8 (12.70%) SoapUI
8 7 (11.11%) LoadRunner
8 7 (11.11%) WebLOAD
9 6 (9.52%) JUnit
10 3 (4.76%) JIRA
10 3 (4.76%) Subversion
10 3 (4.76%) TestComplete
10 3 (4.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 3 (4.76%) WatiN
11 2 (3.17%) JMeter
11 2 (3.17%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (19.05%) Finance
2 2 (3.17%) Back Office
3 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (53.97%) Analyst
2 33 (52.38%) Test Analyst
3 25 (39.68%) Automation Test Analyst
4 20 (31.75%) Test Engineer
5 13 (20.63%) Test Automation Engineer
6 9 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
6 9 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
7 8 (12.70%) Developer
7 8 (12.70%) Ruby Engineer
7 8 (12.70%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
8 7 (11.11%) Agile Test Analyst
9 6 (9.52%) Developer in Test
10 5 (7.94%) Manual Test Analyst
10 5 (7.94%) Tester
11 4 (6.35%) QA Engineer
12 3 (4.76%) QA Analyst
12 3 (4.76%) QA Automation Engineer
12 3 (4.76%) Test Automation Developer
13 2 (3.17%) QA Test Engineer
13 2 (3.17%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (30.16%) .NET
2 9 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 9 (14.29%) HTML
3 3 (4.76%) .NET Framework
3 3 (4.76%) AngularJS
3 3 (4.76%) JSON
3 3 (4.76%) MEAN Stack
3 3 (4.76%) Node.js
3 3 (4.76%) RESTful
4 2 (3.17%) CSS
4 2 (3.17%) CSS3
4 2 (3.17%) LESS
4 2 (3.17%) React
4 2 (3.17%) Sass
4 2 (3.17%) SOAP
5 1 (1.59%) MSMQ
5 1 (1.59%) NHibernate
5 1 (1.59%) Ninject
5 1 (1.59%) OAuth
5 1 (1.59%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.94%) Mobile App
2 4 (6.35%) Client/Server
3 3 (4.76%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.17%) User Experience
5 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.59%) Blockchain
5 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.59%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.59%) Replication
5 1 (1.59%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.11%) Unix
2 1 (1.59%) Linux
2 1 (1.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (74.60%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (46.03%) Test Automation
2 29 (46.03%) Test Scripting
3 23 (36.51%) BDD
3 23 (36.51%) Software Testing
4 22 (34.92%) Scrum
5 16 (25.40%) Non-Functional Testing
6 14 (22.22%) SDLC
7 13 (20.63%) Performance Testing
7 13 (20.63%) TDD
8 12 (19.05%) Regression Testing
9 11 (17.46%) Manual Testing
10 10 (15.87%) Automated Testing
10 10 (15.87%) Defect Management
10 10 (15.87%) Test Strategy
11 9 (14.29%) Mentoring
12 8 (12.70%) Build Automation
12 8 (12.70%) Waterfall
13 6 (9.52%) Risk Analysis
13 6 (9.52%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (30.16%) C#
2 17 (26.98%) SQL
3 15 (23.81%) Java
4 12 (19.05%) Ruby
5 8 (12.70%) VB.NET
6 7 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 7 (11.11%) VB
6 7 (11.11%) VBScript
7 5 (7.94%) C++
7 5 (7.94%) Python
8 3 (4.76%) MATLAB
8 3 (4.76%) R
8 3 (4.76%) Scala
9 1 (1.59%) C
9 1 (1.59%) PHP
9 1 (1.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (28.57%) ISTQB
2 13 (20.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 9 (14.29%) ISEB
4 3 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (41.27%) QA
2 5 (7.94%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.17%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.59%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.29%) HP
3 2 (3.17%) Oracle
4 1 (1.59%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.59%) Facebook
4 1 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.59%) Xamarin
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