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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Testing
Rank 172 160 184
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +24
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 32 38 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.72% 0.88% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 1.07% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 25 38 39
Average salary £32,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
3743 3539 4016
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 84.02% 82.34% 78.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3135 2780 3394
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 26 January 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 26 January 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
Woking +7 6 £25,000 -
Reigate -13 4 £33,750 -13.46%
Chertsey - 3 £32,500 -
Guildford -10 1 £40,000 -27.27%
System Testing
South East

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 (43.84%) SQL
2 31 (42.47%) .NET
3 29 (39.73%) Microsoft
4 26 (35.62%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (35.62%) Test Scripting
5 24 (32.88%) User Acceptance Testing
6 23 (31.51%) Degree
7 22 (30.14%) C#
7 22 (30.14%) XML
8 21 (28.77%) ASP.NET
8 21 (28.77%) HTML
8 21 (28.77%) SharePoint
8 21 (28.77%) Software Testing
9 20 (27.40%) VB.NET
10 17 (23.29%) Web Services
10 17 (23.29%) Finance
10 17 (23.29%) .NET Framework
11 16 (21.92%) WCF
11 16 (21.92%) WF
11 16 (21.92%) Open Source
11 16 (21.92%) Document Management
11 16 (21.92%) SOAP
12 15 (20.55%) SQL Server
12 15 (20.55%) ISEB
13 12 (16.44%) Oracle
14 11 (15.07%) MS Excel
14 11 (15.07%) CRM
14 11 (15.07%) MediaWiki
15 10 (13.70%) Waterfall
15 10 (13.70%) Security Cleared

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 21 (28.77%) SharePoint
2 11 (15.07%) MediaWiki
3 4 (5.48%) WordPress
3 4 (5.48%) Node.js
4 2 (2.74%) Lync
5 1 (1.37%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (15.07%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.48%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.37%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (1.37%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.37%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (1.37%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (1.37%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (1.37%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.48%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (5.48%) Amazon S3
1 4 (5.48%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (5.48%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.11%) Firewall
2 2 (2.74%) WAN
2 2 (2.74%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.55%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.96%) Oracle Database
3 5 (6.85%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (6.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (6.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (5.48%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 4 (5.48%) Data Mining
5 2 (2.74%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.74%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.37%) MySQL
6 1 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (12.33%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (6.85%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (5.48%) Toad
3 4 (5.48%) TestDirector
3 4 (5.48%) TeamCity
3 4 (5.48%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.48%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.48%) GitLab
3 4 (5.48%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.74%) QARun
General
1 17 (23.29%) Finance
2 6 (8.22%) Marketing
3 3 (4.11%) Banking
4 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.37%) Billing
5 1 (1.37%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 39 (53.42%) Analyst
2 16 (21.92%) Test Analyst
3 14 (19.18%) Tester
4 12 (16.44%) Developer
5 10 (13.70%) Programmer
6 9 (12.33%) Business Analyst
6 9 (12.33%) Graduate
6 9 (12.33%) Analyst Programmer
7 8 (10.96%) Software Tester
8 7 (9.59%) Applications Developer
8 7 (9.59%) Graduate Programmer
8 7 (9.59%) Graduate Analyst Programmer
9 6 (8.22%) C# Developer
10 5 (6.85%) Senior Test Analyst
10 5 (6.85%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (6.85%) Web Developer
10 5 (6.85%) C# Application Developer
11 4 (5.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (5.48%) C# .NET Developer
12 3 (4.11%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (42.47%) .NET
2 22 (30.14%) XML
3 21 (28.77%) HTML
3 21 (28.77%) ASP.NET
4 17 (23.29%) Web Services
4 17 (23.29%) .NET Framework
5 16 (21.92%) SOAP
5 16 (21.92%) WCF
5 16 (21.92%) WF
6 9 (12.33%) Hibernate
6 9 (12.33%) Spring
6 9 (12.33%) J2EE
7 5 (6.85%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (5.48%) HTML5
8 4 (5.48%) CSS3
8 4 (5.48%) AngularJS
8 4 (5.48%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 4 (5.48%) ExpressJS
8 4 (5.48%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (5.48%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.92%) Open Source
2 8 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (9.59%) LIMS
4 6 (8.22%) Data Structures
5 4 (5.48%) Performance Metrics
5 4 (5.48%) Data Integration
5 4 (5.48%) Management Information System
5 4 (5.48%) Client/Server
5 4 (5.48%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.74%) SWIFT
6 2 (2.74%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.74%) Clustering
7 1 (1.37%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.70%) Windows
2 5 (6.85%) Linux
2 5 (6.85%) CentOS
3 4 (5.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.37%) UNIX
4 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (35.62%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (35.62%) Test Scripting
2 24 (32.88%) User Acceptance Testing
3 21 (28.77%) Software Testing
4 16 (21.92%) Document Management
5 11 (15.07%) CRM
6 10 (13.70%) Waterfall
7 9 (12.33%) Test Management
8 8 (10.96%) SOA
8 8 (10.96%) Business Analysis
9 7 (9.59%) OO
9 7 (9.59%) MVC
9 7 (9.59%) Workflow
9 7 (9.59%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (9.59%) Mentoring
10 6 (8.22%) User Stories
10 6 (8.22%) Business Process Mapping
10 6 (8.22%) Test Planning
10 6 (8.22%) Line Management
10 6 (8.22%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (43.84%) SQL
2 22 (30.14%) C#
3 20 (27.40%) VB.NET
4 9 (12.33%) VB
4 9 (12.33%) Java
5 5 (6.85%) JavaScript
5 5 (6.85%) PHP
5 5 (6.85%) C
6 4 (5.48%) TypeScript
6 4 (5.48%) C++
7 2 (2.74%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.37%) Python
8 1 (1.37%) Perl
8 1 (1.37%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (31.51%) Degree
2 15 (20.55%) ISEB
3 10 (13.70%) Security Cleared
4 9 (12.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (9.59%) ISTQB
6 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (6.85%) MCSE
7 4 (5.48%) SC Cleared
7 4 (5.48%) CTC Cleared
8 3 (4.11%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (2.74%) MCITP
9 2 (2.74%) MCSA
9 2 (2.74%) CCNA
9 2 (2.74%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (1.37%) HND
10 1 (1.37%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.85%) QA
2 2 (2.74%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (2.74%) Hyper-V
1 2 (2.74%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (10.96%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (39.73%) Microsoft
2 12 (16.44%) Oracle
3 5 (6.85%) HP
4 2 (2.74%) Citrix
4 2 (2.74%) BT
4 2 (2.74%) Mitel
4 2 (2.74%) Riverbed
4 2 (2.74%) Altiris
5 1 (1.37%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.37%) Telerik
Redhill, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Car Allowance, Company Pension, Priv
Posted: 5 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago