The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Redhill with a requirement for Software Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Testing
Surrey / Redhill
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 35 40
Rank change year-on-year -6 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 2 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Redhill 0.87% 2.38% 1.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 2.81% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 4
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -20.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

Software 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 208 178 186
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Redhill 90.04% 84.76% 89.00%
Number of salaries quoted 180 168 167
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £29,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Software Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Redhill

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Testing in Redhill

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Redhill

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

Salary trend for Software Testing in Redhill

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, IT jobs citing Software 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 Software Testing.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (75.00%) Automation Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
3 2 (50.00%) QA Automation
3 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (50.00%) SpecFlow
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (50.00%) QA
3 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) C
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) C++
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) WebLOAD
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) VBScript
4 1 (25.00%) VB
4 1 (25.00%) Unix
4 1 (25.00%) Windows

Software 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) SpecFlow
2 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
3 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner
3 1 (25.00%) WebLOAD
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) QA Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior QA Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Automation Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
3 2 (50.00%) QA Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
4 1 (25.00%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB
2 1 (25.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) HP