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

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 108 115 99
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -16
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 76 103 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 2.22% 2.44% 2.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.62% 2.85% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 70 97 126
Median salary £41,000 £36,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.56% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Software 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
2899 3616 3951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 84.62% 85.63% 84.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2372 3171 3170
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 £31,500 £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%

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 30 September 2016.

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 30 September 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 +22 19 £40,000 -5.88%
Woking +9 15 £50,000 +42.85%
Chertsey +6 13 £47,500 +90.00%
Redhill +16 5 £47,500 +11.76%
Camberley -2 3 - -
Guildford -2 3 £35,000 -2.77% 3
Walton-on-Thames +6 2 £31,500 -
Cobham -4 1 £35,000 -4.76%
Leatherhead -24 1 £45,000 +24.13%
Software Testing
South East

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 71 (61.21%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (52.59%) ISTQB
3 60 (51.72%) C#
4 56 (48.28%) SDLC
5 52 (44.83%) QA
6 51 (43.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 51 (43.97%) ISEB
7 50 (43.10%) Finance
8 43 (37.07%) Test Automation
9 39 (33.62%) Test Scripting
10 38 (32.76%) SQL
11 35 (30.17%) Selenium
12 34 (29.31%) Scrum
13 32 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
14 31 (26.72%) Regression Testing
15 30 (25.86%) User Acceptance Testing
16 29 (25.00%) BDD
16 29 (25.00%) Java
17 28 (24.14%) Manual Testing
18 27 (23.28%) Functional Testing
19 26 (22.41%) .NET
20 25 (21.55%) C++
20 25 (21.55%) Test Strategy
21 24 (20.69%) Non-Functional Testing
21 24 (20.69%) WebDriver
21 24 (20.69%) SQL Server
22 23 (19.83%) Team Foundation Server
23 22 (18.97%) SpecFlow
23 22 (18.97%) Automation Testing
23 22 (18.97%) Automated Testing

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 2 (1.72%) IIS
Applications
1 21 (18.10%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.62%) VoIP
2 1 (0.86%) 3GPP
2 1 (0.86%) GSM
2 1 (0.86%) Internet
2 1 (0.86%) Network Security
2 1 (0.86%) SCCP
2 1 (0.86%) SIGTRAN
2 1 (0.86%) snoop
2 1 (0.86%) SS7
2 1 (0.86%) tcpdump
2 1 (0.86%) UMTS
2 1 (0.86%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.86%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.86%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.86%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.86%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.86%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 35 (30.17%) Selenium
2 24 (20.69%) WebDriver
3 23 (19.83%) Team Foundation Server
4 22 (18.97%) SpecFlow
5 15 (12.93%) Cucumber
5 15 (12.93%) JIRA
6 12 (10.34%) HP UFT
6 12 (10.34%) Subversion
6 12 (10.34%) Visual Studio
6 12 (10.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 11 (9.48%) TestComplete
8 10 (8.62%) InstallShield
9 9 (7.76%) SoapUI
10 8 (6.90%) Jenkins
10 8 (6.90%) MSTest
11 7 (6.03%) JUnit
11 7 (6.03%) NUnit
11 7 (6.03%) Selenium IDE
12 5 (4.31%) TestNG
13 4 (3.45%) WebLOAD
General
1 50 (43.10%) Finance
2 14 (12.07%) Telecoms
3 12 (10.34%) Automotive
4 10 (8.62%) Aerospace
5 6 (5.17%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (2.59%) Back Office
6 3 (2.59%) Banking
6 3 (2.59%) Games
7 2 (1.72%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.72%) Retail
8 1 (0.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 63 (54.31%) Analyst
2 59 (50.86%) Test Analyst
3 37 (31.90%) Automation Test Analyst
4 22 (18.97%) Tester
5 14 (12.07%) Automation Tester
5 14 (12.07%) Developer
6 13 (11.21%) Manual Test Analyst
7 12 (10.34%) Software Analyst
8 11 (9.48%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 11 (9.48%) Test Engineer
9 10 (8.62%) Software Test Analyst
10 9 (7.76%) Junior
10 9 (7.76%) Software Tester
11 7 (6.03%) Agile Test Analyst
11 7 (6.03%) Functional Analyst
11 7 (6.03%) Functional Test Analyst
11 7 (6.03%) Systems Tester
11 7 (6.03%) Test Automation Engineer
12 6 (5.17%) Junior Tester
12 6 (5.17%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (22.41%) .NET
2 10 (8.62%) XML
3 9 (7.76%) ASP.NET
4 6 (5.17%) .NET Framework
5 4 (3.45%) HTML
5 4 (3.45%) SOAP
6 2 (1.72%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (1.72%) J2EE
6 2 (1.72%) Java EE
6 2 (1.72%) Swing
7 1 (0.86%) Ajax
7 1 (0.86%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.86%) Apache Cordova
7 1 (0.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.86%) jQuery
7 1 (0.86%) LINQ
7 1 (0.86%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (0.86%) RESTful
7 1 (0.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (0.86%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 32 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (18.97%) Client/Server
3 12 (10.34%) Mathematics
4 6 (5.17%) Biotechnology
4 6 (5.17%) Life Science
5 5 (4.31%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.45%) Derivative
6 4 (3.45%) Equities
7 3 (2.59%) iPad
8 2 (1.72%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.72%) Equity Derivative
8 2 (1.72%) Fintech
9 1 (0.86%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 20 (17.24%) Windows
2 17 (14.66%) Unix
3 14 (12.07%) Linux
4 10 (8.62%) Solaris
5 2 (1.72%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (61.21%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (48.28%) SDLC
3 43 (37.07%) Test Automation
4 39 (33.62%) Test Scripting
5 34 (29.31%) Scrum
6 31 (26.72%) Regression Testing
7 30 (25.86%) User Acceptance Testing
8 29 (25.00%) BDD
9 28 (24.14%) Manual Testing
10 27 (23.28%) Functional Testing
11 25 (21.55%) Test Strategy
12 24 (20.69%) Non-Functional Testing
13 22 (18.97%) Automated Testing
13 22 (18.97%) Automation Testing
14 21 (18.10%) Time Management
15 16 (13.79%) Issue Tracking
16 14 (12.07%) User Stories
17 13 (11.21%) System Testing
18 11 (9.48%) Performance Testing
19 10 (8.62%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 60 (51.72%) C#
2 38 (32.76%) SQL
3 29 (25.00%) Java
4 25 (21.55%) C++
5 18 (15.52%) VB
6 17 (14.66%) Ruby
7 15 (12.93%) Python
8 13 (11.21%) Perl
9 12 (10.34%) C
10 8 (6.90%) VB.NET
11 7 (6.03%) PHP
12 5 (4.31%) JavaScript
13 4 (3.45%) VBScript
14 2 (1.72%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.86%) ActionScript
15 1 (0.86%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.86%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.86%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.86%) VBA
15 1 (0.86%) VC++
Qualifications
1 61 (52.59%) ISTQB
2 51 (43.97%) ISEB
2 51 (43.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 21 (18.10%) Degree
4 2 (1.72%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.86%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (44.83%) QA
2 6 (5.17%) SLA
3 1 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (12.93%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (8.62%) Red Hat
2 7 (6.03%) Atlassian
2 7 (6.03%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.17%) Oracle
4 5 (4.31%) HP
5 4 (3.45%) TOWER Software
6 1 (0.86%) CODA
6 1 (0.86%) Fidessa
6 1 (0.86%) Google
6 1 (0.86%) VMware
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