Period
to 21 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leatherhead with a requirement for Test Automation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Test Automation over the 6 months to 21 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
Surrey > Leatherhead
6 months to
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 19 18 37
Rank change year-on-year -1 +19 -3
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 47 58 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leatherhead 13.09% 13.68% 6.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.41% 15.47% 8.06%
Number of salaries quoted 46 57 25
Leatherhead median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +23.53% -8.11%
10th Percentile £35,625 £35,750 £30,500
90th Percentile £56,500 £60,000 £56,000
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Test Automation is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leatherhead with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leatherhead
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 305 375 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leatherhead 84.96% 88.44% 82.92%
Number of salaries quoted 250 339 304
Leatherhead median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +25.00% -17.53%
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £56,425
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Test Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in Leatherhead

Job postings citing Test Automation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leatherhead.

Job vacancy trend for Test Automation in Leatherhead

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Leatherhead

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

Salary trend for Test Automation in Leatherhead

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in Leatherhead

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Automation in Leatherhead over the 6 months to 21 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Test Automation in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 21 April 2019, IT jobs citing Test Automation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leatherhead region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 45 (95.74%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (57.45%) Test Scripting
3 26 (55.32%) Scrum
4 21 (44.68%) JIRA
5 18 (38.30%) Kanban
5 18 (38.30%) C#
5 18 (38.30%) Cucumber
5 18 (38.30%) Sourcetree
6 17 (36.17%) Sprint Retrospective
6 17 (36.17%) Sprint Planning
6 17 (36.17%) Scenario Testing
6 17 (36.17%) Collaborative Working
6 17 (36.17%) User Experience
6 17 (36.17%) Jenkins
6 17 (36.17%) TestRail
6 17 (36.17%) Bitbucket
6 17 (36.17%) System Testing
6 17 (36.17%) WATIR
6 17 (36.17%) User Acceptance Testing
6 17 (36.17%) Web Development
6 17 (36.17%) Ruby
7 14 (29.79%) QA
7 14 (29.79%) User Stories
8 11 (23.40%) SC Cleared
8 11 (23.40%) Security Cleared
9 10 (21.28%) HP
9 10 (21.28%) SOAP
9 10 (21.28%) SQL
9 10 (21.28%) .NET
9 10 (21.28%) XML

Test Automation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leatherhead 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 (8.51%) Confluence
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 9 (19.15%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (19.15%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 21 (44.68%) JIRA
2 18 (38.30%) Cucumber
2 18 (38.30%) Sourcetree
3 17 (36.17%) Bitbucket
3 17 (36.17%) Jenkins
3 17 (36.17%) TestRail
3 17 (36.17%) WATIR
4 9 (19.15%) Visual Studio
5 5 (10.64%) Selenium
6 4 (8.51%) SpecFlow
7 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
7 2 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (4.26%) TeamCity
8 1 (2.13%) NUnit
8 1 (2.13%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (59.57%) Analyst
2 27 (57.45%) Test Analyst
3 11 (23.40%) Developer
4 10 (21.28%) Senior Analyst
4 10 (21.28%) Senior Test Analyst
5 7 (14.89%) C# Developer
6 6 (12.77%) Tester
7 4 (8.51%) Software Tester
8 3 (6.38%) .NET Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Automation Tester
8 3 (6.38%) Junior
8 3 (6.38%) Junior Software Tester
8 3 (6.38%) Junior Tester
8 3 (6.38%) QA Engineer
9 2 (4.26%) Angular Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Data Science Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Manual Tester
9 2 (4.26%) QA Automation Engineer
9 2 (4.26%) Quality Engineer
10 1 (2.13%) QA Manual Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (21.28%) .NET
1 10 (21.28%) AngularJS
1 10 (21.28%) SOAP
1 10 (21.28%) XML
2 9 (19.15%) .NET Framework
3 8 (17.02%) Spring
4 3 (6.38%) Web Services
5 2 (4.26%) CGI
5 2 (4.26%) CSS
5 2 (4.26%) Gherkin
5 2 (4.26%) HTML
5 2 (4.26%) WCF
6 1 (2.13%) CSS3
6 1 (2.13%) HTML5
6 1 (2.13%) jQuery
6 1 (2.13%) Modernizr
6 1 (2.13%) Node.js
6 1 (2.13%) Sass
6 1 (2.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 17 (36.17%) User Experience
2 9 (19.15%) Client/Server
2 9 (19.15%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.13%) Fintech
3 1 (2.13%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.28%) Linux
1 10 (21.28%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (95.74%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (57.45%) Test Scripting
3 26 (55.32%) Scrum
4 18 (38.30%) Kanban
5 17 (36.17%) Collaborative Working
5 17 (36.17%) Scenario Testing
5 17 (36.17%) Sprint Planning
5 17 (36.17%) Sprint Retrospective
5 17 (36.17%) System Testing
5 17 (36.17%) User Acceptance Testing
5 17 (36.17%) Web Development
6 14 (29.79%) User Stories
7 10 (21.28%) Domain-Driven Design
7 10 (21.28%) TDD
7 10 (21.28%) Test Planning
7 10 (21.28%) Use Case
7 10 (21.28%) Waterfall
8 9 (19.15%) CQRS
8 9 (19.15%) Mentoring
8 9 (19.15%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 18 (38.30%) C#
2 17 (36.17%) Ruby
3 10 (21.28%) Python
3 10 (21.28%) SQL
4 6 (12.77%) Java
5 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (23.40%) SC Cleared
1 11 (23.40%) Security Cleared
2 10 (21.28%) ISTQB
3 5 (10.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (29.79%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (21.28%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 10 (21.28%) HP
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle