The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 145 141 118
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -23
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 55 78 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.50% 1.68% 2.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.80% 1.94% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 53 73 90
Median salary £42,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,750 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
Test Automation
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
3049 4017 4464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 83.17% 86.61% 85.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2600 3389 3689
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Surrey

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in Surrey

Test Automation
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Automation within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Walton-on-Thames +2 17 £31,500 +3.27% 2
Egham +40 7 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Woking - 6 £52,500 - 2
Leatherhead +1 3 £50,000 -
Guildford 0 3 £43,000 -7.02% 1
Redhill +13 2 £120,000 +242.85% 1
Cobham - 2 £62,500 -
Farnham - 2 £57,500 -
Camberley - 1 £55,000 -
Dorking - 1 £37,500 -
Staines - 1 £42,500 -
Weybridge - 1 £30,000 -
Test Automation
South East

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT jobs citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation.

1 59 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 53 (44.92%) Python
3 52 (44.07%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (43.22%) Automation Testing
5 48 (40.68%) Manual Testing
6 44 (37.29%) Windows
6 44 (37.29%) Non-Functional Testing
7 43 (36.44%) QA
7 43 (36.44%) Software Testing
8 42 (35.59%) ISEB
9 41 (34.75%) Ruby
9 41 (34.75%) ISTQB
10 40 (33.90%) Selenium
10 40 (33.90%) Finance
11 38 (32.20%) Perl
11 38 (32.20%) User Acceptance Testing
12 34 (28.81%) C#
12 34 (28.81%) Unix
13 32 (27.12%) Software Engineering
14 31 (26.27%) Regression Testing
15 30 (25.42%) Java
15 30 (25.42%) Performance Testing
16 28 (23.73%) Project Planning
16 28 (23.73%) XML
17 27 (22.88%) Automated Testing
17 27 (22.88%) Functional Testing
18 25 (21.19%) SQL
19 24 (20.34%) C
19 24 (20.34%) Linux
19 24 (20.34%) Automotive

Test Automation
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 (3.39%) ColdFusion
2 3 (2.54%) CMS
2 3 (2.54%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (3.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (5.93%) Oracle Financials
2 5 (4.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.69%) SaaS
2 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (15.25%) VoIP
2 2 (1.69%) HTTP
3 1 (0.85%) Cisco ICM
3 1 (0.85%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (0.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.24%) Big Data
1 5 (4.24%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.69%) MongoDB
2 2 (1.69%) MySQL
2 2 (1.69%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.85%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 40 (33.90%) Selenium
2 20 (16.95%) HP UFT
2 20 (16.95%) JIRA
2 20 (16.95%) WebDriver
3 18 (15.25%) InstallShield
4 14 (11.86%) Cucumber
5 12 (10.17%) JMeter
6 8 (6.78%) NUnit
6 8 (6.78%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (5.93%) WebLOAD
8 6 (5.08%) Introscope
8 6 (5.08%) LoadRunner
8 6 (5.08%) Protractor
9 5 (4.24%) Jenkins
10 4 (3.39%) JUnit
11 3 (2.54%) TestNG
12 2 (1.69%) Git (software)
12 2 (1.69%) SoapUI
13 1 (0.85%) LoadUI
13 1 (0.85%) SpecFlow
General
1 40 (33.90%) Finance
2 24 (20.34%) Automotive
2 24 (20.34%) Telecoms
3 12 (10.17%) Back Office
4 8 (6.78%) Aerospace
4 8 (6.78%) Marketing
5 6 (5.08%) Manufacturing
6 5 (4.24%) Electronics
7 1 (0.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 47 (39.83%) Analyst
2 46 (38.98%) Tester
3 43 (36.44%) Test Analyst
4 40 (33.90%) Test Engineer
5 30 (25.42%) Junior
6 29 (24.58%) Automation Tester
7 26 (22.03%) Automation Test Analyst
8 21 (17.80%) Junior Analyst
9 19 (16.10%) Junior Test Analyst
9 19 (16.10%) Software Test Engineer
9 19 (16.10%) Test Automation Engineer
10 16 (13.56%) Junior Tester
10 16 (13.56%) QA Analyst
11 14 (11.86%) Senior Analyst
11 14 (11.86%) Senior Test Analyst
12 13 (11.02%) Software Tester
13 12 (10.17%) Junior Automation Test Analyst
13 12 (10.17%) QA Test Analyst
13 12 (10.17%) Systems Tester
13 12 (10.17%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (23.73%) XML
2 10 (8.47%) Web Services
3 7 (5.93%) HTML
3 7 (5.93%) Middleware
4 5 (4.24%) .NET
4 5 (4.24%) CSS
5 4 (3.39%) HTML5
5 4 (3.39%) WPF
6 3 (2.54%) JSON
6 3 (2.54%) LAMP
6 3 (2.54%) RESTful
6 3 (2.54%) SOAP
6 3 (2.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (1.69%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (1.69%) jQuery
8 1 (0.85%) Ajax
8 1 (0.85%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (0.85%) Java EE
8 1 (0.85%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.32%) Client/Server
2 7 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.08%) N-Tier
4 5 (4.24%) Algorithms
4 5 (4.24%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.39%) Mathematics
5 4 (3.39%) Statistics
6 3 (2.54%) User Experience
7 1 (0.85%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.85%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 44 (37.29%) Windows
2 34 (28.81%) Unix
3 24 (20.34%) Linux
4 18 (15.25%) Solaris
5 3 (2.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.85%) Android
6 1 (0.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 52 (44.07%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (43.22%) Automation Testing
4 48 (40.68%) Manual Testing
5 44 (37.29%) Non-Functional Testing
6 43 (36.44%) Software Testing
7 38 (32.20%) User Acceptance Testing
8 32 (27.12%) Software Engineering
9 31 (26.27%) Regression Testing
10 30 (25.42%) Performance Testing
11 28 (23.73%) Project Planning
12 27 (22.88%) Automated Testing
12 27 (22.88%) Functional Testing
13 23 (19.49%) Test Scripting
14 20 (16.95%) Time Management
15 17 (14.41%) TDD
16 15 (12.71%) BDD
17 14 (11.86%) Scrum
18 13 (11.02%) Mentoring
19 12 (10.17%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (44.92%) Python
2 41 (34.75%) Ruby
3 38 (32.20%) Perl
4 34 (28.81%) C#
5 30 (25.42%) Java
6 25 (21.19%) SQL
7 24 (20.34%) C
8 22 (18.64%) C++
9 21 (17.80%) JavaScript
10 10 (8.47%) PHP
11 7 (5.93%) PL/SQL
12 6 (5.08%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.69%) VB
14 1 (0.85%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (35.59%) ISEB
2 41 (34.75%) ISTQB
3 20 (16.95%) Degree
4 7 (5.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.69%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.85%) MBA
6 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (36.44%) QA
2 3 (2.54%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (2.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (5.93%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (5.08%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 18 (15.25%) Red Hat
2 12 (10.17%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.93%) HP
3 7 (5.93%) Oracle
4 6 (5.08%) AppDynamics
4 6 (5.08%) CA
4 6 (5.08%) Dynatrace
5 5 (4.24%) SAP
6 4 (3.39%) TOWER Software
7 3 (2.54%) VMware
8 1 (0.85%) Avaya
8 1 (0.85%) Cisco
8 1 (0.85%) CODA
8 1 (0.85%) Genesys
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 3 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health, Life assurance an
Posted: 12 hours ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Walton-On-Thames
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Woking
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Woking
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Cubic Transportation Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive base + package
Posted: 16 days ago