The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Testing
Rank 175 175 204
Rank change year-on-year
0 +29
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 33 46 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.71% 0.87% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 1.05% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 27 45 15
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% +17.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,020 £25,000 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £48,200
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £36,800
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +8.69%
System 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
3781 4379 4158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 81.86% 83.12% 78.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3158 3563 3224
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing System Testing across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

System Testing
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

System Testing Salary Trend in Surrey

System Testing
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing System Testing across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015.

System Testing Salary Histogram in Surrey

System Testing
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford +16 6 £41,500 -24.54% 1
Woking -15 5 £35,000 -
Leatherhead - 4 £39,000 -
Staines -3 3 £41,000 -8.88%
Epsom - 2 £50,000 - 1
Redhill - 1 £28,800 -
System Testing
South East

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey region citing System Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited System Testing.

1 32 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 30 (46.88%) User Acceptance Testing
3 29 (45.31%) SQL
4 23 (35.94%) Integration Testing
5 20 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (29.69%) Software Testing
6 19 (29.69%) Degree
7 18 (28.13%) .NET
7 18 (28.13%) ISEB
8 15 (23.44%) QuickTest Pro
8 15 (23.44%) C#
9 14 (21.88%) Microsoft
10 13 (20.31%) XML
11 12 (18.75%) HTML
11 12 (18.75%) Selenium
12 11 (17.19%) Java
12 11 (17.19%) Oracle
13 10 (15.63%) UNIX
13 10 (15.63%) ISTQB
13 10 (15.63%) Test Management
13 10 (15.63%) Test Automation
14 9 (14.06%) Data Integration
14 9 (14.06%) BDD
14 9 (14.06%) Workflow
14 9 (14.06%) Finance
14 9 (14.06%) Linux
14 9 (14.06%) Data Warehouse
14 9 (14.06%) VB
14 9 (14.06%) JavaScript
15 8 (12.50%) ASP.NET

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey region citing System Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited System Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.81%) MediaWiki
3 4 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.56%) SAS
4 1 (1.56%) ColdFusion
4 1 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (7.81%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle Assets
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) HTTP
1 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.56%) DNS
1 1 (1.56%) Internet
1 1 (1.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.06%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (7.81%) RDBMS
2 5 (7.81%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.25%) Big Data
3 4 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 4 (6.25%) Data Mining
4 3 (4.69%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.69%) QlikView
4 3 (4.69%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.13%) MySQL
5 2 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.56%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.56%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (23.44%) QuickTest Pro
2 12 (18.75%) Selenium
3 5 (7.81%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (6.25%) Toad
4 4 (6.25%) TestDirector
5 3 (4.69%) WebDriver
6 2 (3.13%) QARun
7 1 (1.56%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.56%) JMeter
General
1 9 (14.06%) Finance
2 4 (6.25%) Marketing
3 3 (4.69%) Retail
4 2 (3.13%) Banking
5 1 (1.56%) Billing
5 1 (1.56%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (46.88%) Analyst
2 18 (28.13%) Test Analyst
3 16 (25.00%) Tester
4 10 (15.63%) Developer
5 7 (10.94%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (10.94%) Senior Test Analyst
6 6 (9.38%) Agile Test Analyst
6 6 (9.38%) Graduate
6 6 (9.38%) Software Tester
7 5 (7.81%) Test Manager
7 5 (7.81%) Analyst Programmer
7 5 (7.81%) Programmer
7 5 (7.81%) Consultant
7 5 (7.81%) Graduate Programmer
7 5 (7.81%) Graduate Analyst Programmer
8 4 (6.25%) Software Developer
8 4 (6.25%) .NET Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Systems Tester
9 3 (4.69%) Test Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (28.13%) .NET
2 13 (20.31%) XML
3 12 (18.75%) HTML
4 8 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 7 (10.94%) WCF
6 6 (9.38%) Web Services
6 6 (9.38%) .NET Framework
7 5 (7.81%) WF
7 5 (7.81%) SOAP
7 5 (7.81%) J2EE
7 5 (7.81%) Hibernate
7 5 (7.81%) Spring
8 3 (4.69%) Silverlight
8 3 (4.69%) HTML5
9 2 (3.13%) REST
9 2 (3.13%) LINQ
9 2 (3.13%) Ajax
10 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (1.56%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.06%) Data Integration
2 6 (9.38%) Open Source
3 5 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.25%) Performance Metrics
4 4 (6.25%) Mathematics
4 4 (6.25%) Client/Server
4 4 (6.25%) LIMS
5 3 (4.69%) Data Structures
6 2 (3.13%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.56%) EPoS
7 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.56%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.63%) UNIX
2 9 (14.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 30 (46.88%) User Acceptance Testing
3 23 (35.94%) Integration Testing
4 20 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (29.69%) Software Testing
6 10 (15.63%) Test Automation
6 10 (15.63%) Test Management
7 9 (14.06%) BDD
7 9 (14.06%) Workflow
8 8 (12.50%) TDD
8 8 (12.50%) SOA
8 8 (12.50%) ATDD
9 7 (10.94%) Test Strategy
9 7 (10.94%) Waterfall
9 7 (10.94%) CRM
10 6 (9.38%) ETL
10 6 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (9.38%) Regression Testing
10 6 (9.38%) Performance Testing
11 5 (7.81%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (45.31%) SQL
2 15 (23.44%) C#
3 11 (17.19%) Java
4 9 (14.06%) JavaScript
4 9 (14.06%) VB
5 7 (10.94%) VB.NET
6 5 (7.81%) C++
6 5 (7.81%) PL/SQL
7 4 (6.25%) C
7 4 (6.25%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.13%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (29.69%) Degree
2 18 (28.13%) ISEB
3 10 (15.63%) ISTQB
4 8 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (7.81%) SC Cleared
5 5 (7.81%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.13%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (1.56%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (1.56%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (9.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (21.88%) Microsoft
2 11 (17.19%) Oracle
3 4 (6.25%) HP
4 3 (4.69%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.56%) Trillium
5 1 (1.56%) Telerik
5 1 (1.56%) DataFlux
5 1 (1.56%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.56%) DataCash
Epsom
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Allianz
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago