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 1 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Testing
South East / Surrey
Rank 141 148 172
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +24
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 16 65 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.61% 1.61% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 1.83% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 16 62 45
Median salary £40,000 £47,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.89% +25.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £31,500 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £57,300
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%

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
2175 3549 3954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 82.29% 87.93% 87.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1705 3066 3308
Median salary £51,000 £47,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.36% -1.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
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 1 March 2017.

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 1 March 2017. 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 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
Guildford +22 4 £37,500 - 3
Reigate +12 3 £47,500 -3.06%
Redhill 0 2 £45,000 -10.00%
Staines -10 2 £52,500 -
Farnham - 2 £34,250 -
Woking +5 1 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Automation Testing
South East

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, 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 28 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (55.00%) Selenium
3 20 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 17 (42.50%) QA
5 15 (37.50%) Java
6 13 (32.50%) ISTQB
6 13 (32.50%) Cucumber
6 13 (32.50%) BDD
6 13 (32.50%) Non-Functional Testing
7 12 (30.00%) Performance Testing
7 12 (30.00%) Test Automation
7 12 (30.00%) Software Testing
7 12 (30.00%) Scrum
8 11 (27.50%) SQL
8 11 (27.50%) HP UFT
9 10 (25.00%) ISEB
9 10 (25.00%) C#
9 10 (25.00%) .NET
9 10 (25.00%) Regression Testing
10 9 (22.50%) TDD
10 9 (22.50%) HP Quality Center
11 8 (20.00%) Test Strategy
12 7 (17.50%) WebDriver
12 7 (17.50%) Automated Testing
12 7 (17.50%) SDLC
13 6 (15.00%) C++
13 6 (15.00%) HTML
13 6 (15.00%) Python
13 6 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (15.00%) 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 5 (12.50%) Confluence
2 1 (2.50%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) Big Data
1 3 (7.50%) Blockchain
1 3 (7.50%) Data Lake
1 3 (7.50%) Hadoop
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (55.00%) Selenium
2 13 (32.50%) Cucumber
3 11 (27.50%) HP UFT
4 7 (17.50%) WebDriver
5 6 (15.00%) Jenkins
6 5 (12.50%) JIRA
7 4 (10.00%) JUnit
7 4 (10.00%) LoadRunner
7 4 (10.00%) SpecFlow
7 4 (10.00%) WebLOAD
8 3 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
9 2 (5.00%) Selenium IDE
9 2 (5.00%) SoapUI
10 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (10.00%) Back Office
2 3 (7.50%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (50.00%) Analyst
2 18 (45.00%) Test Analyst
3 11 (27.50%) Automation Test Analyst
4 7 (17.50%) QA Engineer
5 6 (15.00%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (15.00%) Senior Test Analyst
5 6 (15.00%) Test Engineer
5 6 (15.00%) Tester
6 5 (12.50%) Developer
6 5 (12.50%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
7 4 (10.00%) Manual Test Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) Automation Tester
8 3 (7.50%) Developer in Test
8 3 (7.50%) Test Automation Engineer
9 2 (5.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 2 (5.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 2 (5.00%) Java Engineer
9 2 (5.00%) QA Automation Engineer
9 2 (5.00%) QA Tester
9 2 (5.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.00%) .NET
2 6 (15.00%) HTML
3 2 (5.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.00%) CSS
3 2 (5.00%) CSS3
3 2 (5.00%) JSON
3 2 (5.00%) LESS
3 2 (5.00%) MEAN Stack
3 2 (5.00%) Node.js
3 2 (5.00%) React
3 2 (5.00%) RESTful
3 2 (5.00%) Sass
4 1 (2.50%) Behat
4 1 (2.50%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Cyber Attack
1 3 (7.50%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.00%) User Experience
3 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.50%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) Unix
2 1 (2.50%) Linux
2 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 13 (32.50%) BDD
3 13 (32.50%) Non-Functional Testing
4 12 (30.00%) Performance Testing
4 12 (30.00%) Scrum
4 12 (30.00%) Software Testing
4 12 (30.00%) Test Automation
5 10 (25.00%) Regression Testing
6 9 (22.50%) TDD
7 8 (20.00%) Test Strategy
8 7 (17.50%) Automated Testing
8 7 (17.50%) SDLC
9 6 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (15.00%) Manual Testing
10 5 (12.50%) Defect Management
10 5 (12.50%) Waterfall
11 4 (10.00%) DevOps
11 4 (10.00%) Functional Testing
11 4 (10.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 15 (37.50%) Java
2 11 (27.50%) SQL
3 10 (25.00%) C#
4 6 (15.00%) C++
4 6 (15.00%) Python
5 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 4 (10.00%) C
6 4 (10.00%) Ruby
6 4 (10.00%) VB
6 4 (10.00%) VBScript
7 2 (5.00%) MATLAB
7 2 (5.00%) R
7 2 (5.00%) Scala
7 2 (5.00%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (32.50%) ISTQB
2 10 (25.00%) ISEB
3 4 (10.00%) Degree
4 3 (7.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (42.50%) QA
2 4 (10.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 9 (22.50%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) HP
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.50%) Facebook
3 1 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, cycle to work
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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