The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Redhill 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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Automation
Surrey / Redhill
Rank 33 37 29
Rank change year-on-year +4 -8  
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 3 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Redhill 1.41% 2.84% 2.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 3.24% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 4
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +57.14%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Test Automation 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 187 185 162
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Redhill 87.79% 87.68% 90.00%
Number of salaries quoted 158 177 141
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 £65,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Test Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in Redhill

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Automation in Redhill

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Redhill

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

Salary trend for Test Automation in Redhill

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Redhill

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation.

1 16 (80.00%) JIRA
2 14 (70.00%) Selenium
2 14 (70.00%) ISEB
3 13 (65.00%) HP UFT
3 13 (65.00%) Java
3 13 (65.00%) HP
3 13 (65.00%) Defect Management
4 12 (60.00%) ISTQB
5 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (55.00%) Finance
5 11 (55.00%) Python
6 9 (45.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 7 (35.00%) Web Services
7 7 (35.00%) Waterfall
8 6 (30.00%) SoapUI
8 6 (30.00%) Test Strategy
8 6 (30.00%) Test Scripting
8 6 (30.00%) Groovy
8 6 (30.00%) SDLC
9 5 (25.00%) V-Model
9 5 (25.00%) QA
10 4 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
11 3 (15.00%) Performance Management
11 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
11 3 (15.00%) Release Management
11 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
11 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
11 3 (15.00%) Change Control
11 3 (15.00%) Test Planning
11 3 (15.00%) Continuous Delivery

Test Automation
Top Related 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (80.00%) JIRA
2 14 (70.00%) Selenium
3 13 (65.00%) HP UFT
4 6 (30.00%) SoapUI
5 2 (10.00%) Cucumber
5 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (10.00%) LoadRunner
5 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (10.00%) WebLOAD
6 1 (5.00%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (55.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Analyst
1 8 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Senior Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 6 (30.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 6 (30.00%) Test Leader
4 5 (25.00%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Agile Development Manager
5 3 (15.00%) Automation Test Lead
5 3 (15.00%) Automation Tester
5 3 (15.00%) Development Manager
5 3 (15.00%) Head of Development
5 3 (15.00%) Manual Test Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) QA Automation Tester
5 3 (15.00%) QA Tester
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Development Manager
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Manager
5 3 (15.00%) Tester
6 2 (10.00%) Team Leader
6 2 (10.00%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) Web Services
2 2 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Defect Management
2 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (35.00%) Waterfall
4 6 (30.00%) SDLC
4 6 (30.00%) Test Scripting
4 6 (30.00%) Test Strategy
5 5 (25.00%) V-Model
6 4 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (15.00%) Change Control
7 3 (15.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (15.00%) IT Strategy
7 3 (15.00%) Performance Management
7 3 (15.00%) Release Management
7 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (15.00%) Test Planning
8 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
8 2 (10.00%) Performance Testing
8 2 (10.00%) Regression Testing
8 2 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (10.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) Java
2 11 (55.00%) Python
3 6 (30.00%) Groovy
4 2 (10.00%) SQL
4 2 (10.00%) VB
4 2 (10.00%) VBScript
5 1 (5.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (70.00%) ISEB
2 12 (60.00%) ISTQB
3 9 (45.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (10.00%) Degree
4 2 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) HP
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) TOWER Software