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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
Surrey / Redhill
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 14 32
Rank change year-on-year -19 +18  
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 5 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Redhill 2.65% 9.93% 4.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.94% 11.67% 5.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 11
Median salary £38,250 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.45% +10.00%  
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 170 120 214
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Redhill 89.95% 85.11% 83.92%
Number of salaries quoted 149 114 199
Median salary £52,500 £48,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.24% -11.81%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £80,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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
Salary Histogram in Redhill

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Automation in Redhill over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Automation in Redhill

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (63.64%) QA
2 6 (54.55%) Test Scripting
3 5 (45.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (45.45%) ISTQB
3 5 (45.45%) Degree
3 5 (45.45%) QA Automation
4 4 (36.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (36.36%) Regression Testing
4 4 (36.36%) C#
4 4 (36.36%) ISEB
5 3 (27.27%) Finance
5 3 (27.27%) Scrum
5 3 (27.27%) .NET
5 3 (27.27%) Web Services
5 3 (27.27%) Retail
5 3 (27.27%) JIRA
5 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
5 3 (27.27%) WebDriver
5 3 (27.27%) Selenium
5 3 (27.27%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
6 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (18.18%) SDLC
6 2 (18.18%) Defect Tracking
6 2 (18.18%) SpecFlow
6 2 (18.18%) jQuery
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing

Test Automation
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (27.27%) JIRA
2 3 (27.27%) Selenium
2 3 (27.27%) WebDriver
3 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
3 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 2 (18.18%) SpecFlow
4 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
4 1 (9.09%) NUnit
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
1 3 (27.27%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Automation Tester
1 4 (36.36%) QA Automation Tester
1 4 (36.36%) QA Tester
1 4 (36.36%) Tester
2 3 (27.27%) QA Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Graduate
3 2 (18.18%) Graduate .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Graduate Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior QA Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Graduate
4 1 (9.09%) Manual Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
1 3 (27.27%) Web Services
2 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
2 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (18.18%) CSS
2 2 (18.18%) HTML
2 2 (18.18%) jQuery
3 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Test Scripting
3 5 (45.45%) QA Automation
4 4 (36.36%) Regression Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Scrum
6 2 (18.18%) BDD
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (18.18%) Defect Tracking
6 2 (18.18%) MVC
6 2 (18.18%) OO
6 2 (18.18%) SDLC
6 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
7 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
7 1 (9.09%) Load Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
7 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) C
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
1 5 (45.45%) ISTQB
2 4 (36.36%) ISEB
2 4 (36.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (63.64%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft