The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Testing
South East / Surrey
Rank 99 139 120
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -19
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 57 61 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 2.15% 1.54% 2.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.60% 1.75% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 54 58 95
Median salary £45,000 £31,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £45,750 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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
2194 3479 3932
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 82.76% 87.85% 87.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1753 3014 3311
Median salary £50,000 £48,558 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.96% +2.22%
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%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of job ads across the Surrey region citing Software Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Surrey region.

Software Testing Salary Trend in Surrey

Software Testing
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Surrey

Software 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 Software Testing within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 23 February 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
Reigate +32 18 £52,500 +90.90% 1
Guildford +22 8 £24,500 -47.02%
Woking +1 7 £50,000 +48.14% 1
Leatherhead 0 3 £37,500 -25.00% 2
Redhill - 3 £45,000 -
Walton-on-Thames +4 2 £37,500 +19.04% 1
Farnham - 2 £35,000 -
Staines -8 1 £70,000 +233.33% 3
Godalming - 1 £40,000 - 1
Software Testing
South East

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT jobs citing Software 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 Software Testing.

1 64 (62.75%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (44.12%) ISTQB
3 43 (42.16%) Test Automation
4 40 (39.22%) ISEB
5 39 (38.24%) Finance
6 38 (37.25%) SDLC
7 34 (33.33%) Selenium
8 32 (31.37%) Automated Testing
9 31 (30.39%) Scrum
9 31 (30.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 29 (28.43%) User Acceptance Testing
11 28 (27.45%) QA
12 27 (26.47%) Test Strategy
12 27 (26.47%) Degree
13 25 (24.51%) C#
13 25 (24.51%) Test Scripting
14 24 (23.53%) Defect Management
14 24 (23.53%) SQL
15 21 (20.59%) Java
16 19 (18.63%) Manual Testing
16 19 (18.63%) System Testing
16 19 (18.63%) Continuous Improvement
17 18 (17.65%) Performance Testing
17 18 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
17 18 (17.65%) Mentoring
17 18 (17.65%) .NET
18 17 (16.67%) Regression Testing
19 16 (15.69%) C++
19 16 (15.69%) Automation Testing
20 15 (14.71%) Test Planning

Software 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 4 (3.92%) Confluence
2 1 (0.98%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 8 (7.84%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.96%) TCP/IP
1 2 (1.96%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.98%) Apache Hive
3 1 (0.98%) Big Data
3 1 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.98%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.98%) Impala
3 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.98%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.98%) Sqoop
3 1 (0.98%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 34 (33.33%) Selenium
2 15 (14.71%) HP UFT
2 15 (14.71%) WebDriver
3 14 (13.73%) Cucumber
3 14 (13.73%) JIRA
3 14 (13.73%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (10.78%) Jenkins
5 10 (9.80%) SoapUI
6 9 (8.82%) SpecFlow
7 7 (6.86%) JUnit
7 7 (6.86%) MSTest
7 7 (6.86%) NUnit
7 7 (6.86%) TestNG
8 6 (5.88%) LoadRunner
9 5 (4.90%) Selenium IDE
10 4 (3.92%) Visual Studio
11 3 (2.94%) Subversion
11 3 (2.94%) TestComplete
11 3 (2.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 2 (1.96%) Git (software)
General
1 39 (38.24%) Finance
2 6 (5.88%) Games
3 2 (1.96%) Aerospace
3 2 (1.96%) Automotive
3 2 (1.96%) Back Office
3 2 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (1.96%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.98%) Electronics
4 1 (0.98%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 58 (56.86%) Analyst
2 51 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 20 (19.61%) Automation Test Analyst
4 18 (17.65%) Tester
5 15 (14.71%) Software Analyst
6 14 (13.73%) Software Test Analyst
7 12 (11.76%) Software Tester
7 12 (11.76%) Test Manager
8 8 (7.84%) Developer
8 8 (7.84%) Junior
9 7 (6.86%) Automation Tester
9 7 (6.86%) Junior Analyst
9 7 (6.86%) Selenium Test Analyst
9 7 (6.86%) Test Engineer
10 6 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
10 6 (5.88%) Senior Test Analyst
10 6 (5.88%) Software Test Engineer
11 5 (4.90%) Actuarial Analyst
11 5 (4.90%) Junior Test Analyst
11 5 (4.90%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (17.65%) .NET
2 10 (9.80%) ASP.NET
3 6 (5.88%) HTML
4 4 (3.92%) XML
5 3 (2.94%) .NET Framework
5 3 (2.94%) CSS
5 3 (2.94%) SOAP
5 3 (2.94%) Web Services
6 2 (1.96%) REST
7 1 (0.98%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.98%) Apache Avro
7 1 (0.98%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.98%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (0.98%) jQuery
7 1 (0.98%) Kafka
7 1 (0.98%) LINQ
7 1 (0.98%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (0.98%) RESTful
7 1 (0.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (0.98%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 7 (6.86%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.94%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.96%) Biotechnology
5 2 (1.96%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (1.96%) Life Science
6 1 (0.98%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (0.98%) CCTV
6 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.98%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (0.98%) FMCG
6 1 (0.98%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.75%) Windows
2 9 (8.82%) Linux
3 8 (7.84%) Unix
4 2 (1.96%) Solaris
5 1 (0.98%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (62.75%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (42.16%) Test Automation
3 38 (37.25%) SDLC
4 32 (31.37%) Automated Testing
5 31 (30.39%) Scrum
6 29 (28.43%) User Acceptance Testing
7 27 (26.47%) Test Strategy
8 25 (24.51%) Test Scripting
9 24 (23.53%) Defect Management
10 19 (18.63%) Continuous Improvement
10 19 (18.63%) Manual Testing
10 19 (18.63%) System Testing
11 18 (17.65%) Mentoring
11 18 (17.65%) Performance Testing
12 17 (16.67%) Regression Testing
13 16 (15.69%) Automation Testing
14 15 (14.71%) BDD
14 15 (14.71%) Test Planning
15 14 (13.73%) Mathematics
16 12 (11.76%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (24.51%) C#
2 24 (23.53%) SQL
3 21 (20.59%) Java
4 16 (15.69%) C++
5 14 (13.73%) VB
6 7 (6.86%) VB.NET
7 4 (3.92%) C
7 4 (3.92%) Ruby
8 3 (2.94%) JavaScript
8 3 (2.94%) Python
9 2 (1.96%) Perl
9 2 (1.96%) PHP
9 2 (1.96%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.96%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.96%) VBScript
10 1 (0.98%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.98%) VBA
Qualifications
1 45 (44.12%) ISTQB
2 40 (39.22%) ISEB
3 31 (30.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 27 (26.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (27.45%) QA
2 4 (3.92%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (7.84%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.98%) Oozie
Vendors
1 14 (13.73%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.94%) Atlassian
2 3 (2.94%) Oracle
3 2 (1.96%) HP
3 2 (1.96%) Red Hat
3 2 (1.96%) TOWER Software
4 1 (0.98%) Cloudera
4 1 (0.98%) Informatica
Leatherhead, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £29000 - £35000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Salary review every 6 months + ben
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines
Bupa
Posted: 6 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Tec Partners
Salary: £28000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Tec Partners
Salary: £45000.00 - £47000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Godalming
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum £42 to £52k + 7.5% bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago