The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Redhill with a requirement for Automation Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Automation Testing over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automation Testing
Surrey / Redhill
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 34 -
Rank change year-on-year -4 -  
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 2 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Redhill 0.89% 4.21% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 4.81% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 0
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% -  
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £35,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +10.71% -10.25%  

Automation Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Redhill with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Redhill
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 200 187 167
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Redhill 88.89% 87.38% 90.27%
Number of salaries quoted 171 179 146
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £29,500 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Automation Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Redhill

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Redhill citing Automation Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Automation Testing in Redhill

Automation Testing
Salary Trend in Redhill

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

Salary trend for Automation Testing in Redhill

Automation Testing
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Redhill

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing Automation Testing 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 Redhill region with a requirement for Automation Testing.

1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (80.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Selenium
3 3 (60.00%) BDD
3 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) QA
4 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
4 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) VBScript
4 2 (40.00%) VB
4 2 (40.00%) Unix
4 2 (40.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) HP UFT
4 2 (40.00%) LoadRunner
4 2 (40.00%) WebLOAD
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Defect Management
4 2 (40.00%) Defect Tracking
4 2 (40.00%) QA Automation
4 2 (40.00%) SpecFlow
4 2 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Automation Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Redhill 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:

Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) HP UFT
2 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (40.00%) SpecFlow
2 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (40.00%) WebLOAD
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) QA Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Senior QA Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Test Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (60.00%) BDD
4 2 (40.00%) Defect Management
4 2 (40.00%) Defect Tracking
4 2 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (40.00%) QA Automation
4 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (20.00%) Scrum
5 1 (20.00%) TDD
5 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) VB
2 2 (40.00%) VBScript
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) HP