The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Surrey region that had Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Tester
South East / Surrey
Rank 143 146 129
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 23 57 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.87% 1.48% 2.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 1.52% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 21 47 84
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,450 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2565 3751 4330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 96.83% 97.13% 98.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2218 3258 3641
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,375
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of job ads across the Surrey region that featured Tester in the job title.

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Tester
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Tester Salary Trend in Surrey

Tester
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Tester across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Tester Salary Histogram in Surrey

Tester
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Tester within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 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
Guildford +31 7 £24,500 -48.42% 5
Farnham - 3 £37,500 -
Cobham - 2 £45,000 - 1
Reigate +14 1 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Woking +6 1 £27,500 -15.38% 1
Staines +3 1 - -
Redhill -6 1 £45,000 +87.50%
Epsom - 1 £45,000 - 1
Tester
South East

Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Surrey region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 33 (63.46%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (42.31%) QA
3 18 (34.62%) Software Testing
4 16 (30.77%) Test Scripting
4 16 (30.77%) C#
5 15 (28.85%) ISEB
6 14 (26.92%) Scrum
6 14 (26.92%) Manual Testing
6 14 (26.92%) Test Automation
7 13 (25.00%) SQL
8 12 (23.08%) .NET
8 12 (23.08%) Automated Testing
9 11 (21.15%) Selenium
9 11 (21.15%) Microsoft
9 11 (21.15%) Regression Testing
10 10 (19.23%) Performance Testing
11 9 (17.31%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (17.31%) Windows
11 9 (17.31%) E-Commerce
12 8 (15.38%) ISTQB
13 7 (13.46%) JIRA
13 7 (13.46%) Defect Tracking
14 6 (11.54%) Automation Testing
14 6 (11.54%) Release Management
14 6 (11.54%) WebDriver
14 6 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
15 5 (9.62%) Finance
15 5 (9.62%) Java
15 5 (9.62%) Cucumber
15 5 (9.62%) Retail

Tester Skill Set
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 3 (5.77%) CMS
2 1 (1.92%) Confluence
2 1 (1.92%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (1.92%) Salesforce.com CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) Internet
1 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.92%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (21.15%) Selenium
2 7 (13.46%) JIRA
3 6 (11.54%) WebDriver
4 5 (9.62%) Cucumber
4 5 (9.62%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (7.69%) HP UFT
6 3 (5.77%) SpecFlow
7 2 (3.85%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.92%) InstallShield
8 1 (1.92%) JMeter
8 1 (1.92%) LoadRunner
8 1 (1.92%) NeoLoad
8 1 (1.92%) PhantomJS
8 1 (1.92%) Subversion
8 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (9.62%) Finance
1 5 (9.62%) Retail
2 2 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.92%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.92%) Automotive
3 1 (1.92%) Back Office
3 1 (1.92%) Legal
3 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (23.08%) .NET
2 4 (7.69%) HTML
3 3 (5.77%) Web Services
3 3 (5.77%) XML
4 2 (3.85%) AngularJS
4 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.92%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.92%) HTML5
5 1 (1.92%) JSON
5 1 (1.92%) REST
5 1 (1.92%) RESTful
5 1 (1.92%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
1 2 (3.85%) User Experience
2 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.31%) Windows
2 3 (5.77%) Linux
2 3 (5.77%) Unix
3 1 (1.92%) Android
3 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.92%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (63.46%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (34.62%) Software Testing
3 16 (30.77%) Test Scripting
4 14 (26.92%) Manual Testing
4 14 (26.92%) Scrum
4 14 (26.92%) Test Automation
5 12 (23.08%) Automated Testing
6 11 (21.15%) Regression Testing
7 10 (19.23%) Performance Testing
8 9 (17.31%) E-Commerce
8 9 (17.31%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (13.46%) Defect Tracking
10 6 (11.54%) Automation Testing
10 6 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (11.54%) Release Management
11 5 (9.62%) Integration Testing
11 5 (9.62%) Test Planning
11 5 (9.62%) Test Strategy
12 4 (7.69%) SDLC
12 4 (7.69%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (30.77%) C#
2 13 (25.00%) SQL
3 5 (9.62%) Java
4 4 (7.69%) Ruby
5 2 (3.85%) Perl
5 2 (3.85%) PHP
6 1 (1.92%) C
6 1 (1.92%) C++
6 1 (1.92%) Python
6 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (28.85%) ISEB
2 8 (15.38%) ISTQB
3 5 (9.62%) Degree
4 4 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (3.85%) CHECK Team Leader
5 2 (3.85%) CHECK Team Member
5 2 (3.85%) CREST Certified
5 2 (3.85%) GIAC
5 2 (3.85%) GPEN
5 2 (3.85%) OSCP
5 2 (3.85%) SANS
5 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.85%) Tigerscheme
6 1 (1.92%) CEH
6 1 (1.92%) CISM
6 1 (1.92%) CISSP
6 1 (1.92%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (42.31%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (21.15%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.92%) ION Trading
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle
2 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
2 1 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
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