The first table below looks at the demand for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Surrey region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Strategy
Rank 159 186 191
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +5
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 59 26 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.16% 0.51% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.45% 0.68% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 54 20 32
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £39,250 £43,250
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4076 3812 4379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 79.84% 75.23% 77.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3325 3018 3735
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Test Strategy
South East

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Test Strategy Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Surrey

Test Strategy
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Strategy across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Test Strategy Salary Histogram in Surrey

Test Strategy
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Strategy within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
Reigate +6 23 £50,000 -
Woking +7 11 £52,500 +61.53%
Guildford +12 8 £47,500 +3.26% 2
Leatherhead - 5 £57,500 - 4
Cobham - 3 £31,500 -
Test Strategy
South East

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey region citing Test Strategy 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 Test Strategy.

1 85 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (64.00%) QA
3 76 (60.80%) Degree
4 74 (59.20%) Test Automation
5 70 (56.00%) C#
6 68 (54.40%) .NET
7 67 (53.60%) Java
8 64 (51.20%) Mathematics
9 61 (48.80%) Software Testing
10 59 (47.20%) SQL
10 59 (47.20%) OO
11 53 (42.40%) Finance
12 49 (39.20%) C++
13 37 (29.60%) Microsoft
14 36 (28.80%) Selenium
15 29 (23.20%) TestComplete
16 28 (22.40%) Computer Science
17 27 (21.60%) Microsoft Azure
18 26 (20.80%) Ranorex
19 25 (20.00%) RAD
20 24 (19.20%) Web Services
20 24 (19.20%) WinRunner
20 24 (19.20%) WebDriver
20 24 (19.20%) ISTQB
20 24 (19.20%) Analytics
21 22 (17.60%) Security Cleared
22 21 (16.80%) Delphi
23 20 (16.00%) Automated Testing
24 19 (15.20%) Test Scripting
25 18 (14.40%) Client/Server

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey region citing Test Strategy 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 Test Strategy. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (4.80%) IIS
2 3 (2.40%) Confluence
2 3 (2.40%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (3.20%) MS Project
1 4 (3.20%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 27 (21.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.20%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.40%) SAN
2 3 (2.40%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.00%) MySQL
2 1 (0.80%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 36 (28.80%) Selenium
2 29 (23.20%) TestComplete
3 26 (20.80%) Ranorex
4 24 (19.20%) WebDriver
4 24 (19.20%) WinRunner
5 10 (8.00%) Jenkins
6 8 (6.40%) QuickTest Pro
7 5 (4.00%) Visual Studio
7 5 (4.00%) JIRA
8 3 (2.40%) Hudson
8 3 (2.40%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (2.40%) Eclipse
8 3 (2.40%) FitNesse
8 3 (2.40%) CruiseControl
8 3 (2.40%) Subversion
8 3 (2.40%) Maven
9 1 (0.80%) InstallShield
General
1 53 (42.40%) Finance
2 2 (1.60%) Games
2 2 (1.60%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.80%) Banking
Job Titles
1 61 (48.80%) Analyst
2 55 (44.00%) Tester
3 54 (43.20%) Test Analyst
4 52 (41.60%) QA Analyst
5 29 (23.20%) Developer
5 29 (23.20%) Test Engineer
5 29 (23.20%) QA Tester
6 27 (21.60%) QA Test Analyst
7 25 (20.00%) Automation Engineer
8 24 (19.20%) Automation Analyst
8 24 (19.20%) QA Automation Engineer
8 24 (19.20%) QA Engineer
9 22 (17.60%) Automated Test Analyst
10 20 (16.00%) Test Manager
11 17 (13.60%) Test Consultant
11 17 (13.60%) Consultant
11 17 (13.60%) .NET Consultant
11 17 (13.60%) Automation Test Analyst
11 17 (13.60%) Automation Tester
12 14 (11.20%) Senior Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (54.40%) .NET
2 24 (19.20%) Web Services
3 17 (13.60%) .NET Framework
4 5 (4.00%) LAMP
4 5 (4.00%) JSF
5 3 (2.40%) WCF
5 3 (2.40%) XML
6 2 (1.60%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 64 (51.20%) Mathematics
2 28 (22.40%) Computer Science
3 18 (14.40%) Client/Server
4 14 (11.20%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.40%) Visualisation
5 3 (2.40%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.40%) Clustering
5 3 (2.40%) CCTV
6 2 (1.60%) EFT
6 2 (1.60%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.20%) Windows
2 7 (5.60%) Linux
3 1 (0.80%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (59.20%) Test Automation
3 61 (48.80%) Software Testing
4 59 (47.20%) OO
5 25 (20.00%) RAD
6 24 (19.20%) Analytics
7 20 (16.00%) Automated Testing
8 19 (15.20%) Test Scripting
9 16 (12.80%) Information Management
10 15 (12.00%) Resource Management
11 13 (10.40%) User Acceptance Testing
12 12 (9.60%) Performance Testing
13 11 (8.80%) Business Analysis
14 10 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
15 9 (7.20%) Scrum
16 7 (5.60%) Workflow
16 7 (5.60%) Load Testing
17 6 (4.80%) Integration Testing
18 5 (4.00%) Security Testing
18 5 (4.00%) Bug Management
Programming Languages
1 70 (56.00%) C#
2 67 (53.60%) Java
3 59 (47.20%) SQL
4 49 (39.20%) C++
5 21 (16.80%) Delphi
6 7 (5.60%) JavaScript
6 7 (5.60%) PHP
7 5 (4.00%) Python
8 1 (0.80%) Perl
Qualifications
1 76 (60.80%) Degree
2 24 (19.20%) ISTQB
3 22 (17.60%) Security Cleared
4 15 (12.00%) SC Cleared
5 10 (8.00%) CTC Cleared
6 9 (7.20%) ISEB
7 4 (3.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (2.40%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (2.40%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (2.40%) MCITP
8 3 (2.40%) MCSE
8 3 (2.40%) MCSA
8 3 (2.40%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (64.00%) QA
2 4 (3.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (2.40%) Hyper-V
1 3 (2.40%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (3.20%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 37 (29.60%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.00%) Oracle
3 4 (3.20%) HP
3 4 (3.20%) Primavera
4 3 (2.40%) Altova
4 3 (2.40%) Empirix
5 1 (0.80%) Citrix
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £55000 to £60000 per annum
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Salary: 45,000 - 55,000
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Salary: 55,000 - 60,000
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + car + pension
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Argyll Scott
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Car Allowance and mu
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
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Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago