Period
to 16 January 2018

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 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
Surrey > Redhill
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 27 40
Rank change year-on-year 0 +13 -10
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 19 32 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Redhill 7.42% 9.01% 6.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.37% 9.88% 7.44%
Number of salaries quoted 16 34 38
Redhill median annual salary £41,250 £50,000 £47,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.50% +4.71% +36.43%
10th Percentile £25,750 £32,950 £32,500
90th Percentile £63,125 £130,000 £85,000
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

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 Redhill with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Redhill
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 227 324 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Redhill 88.67% 91.27% 85.01%
Number of salaries quoted 192 253 350
Redhill median annual salary £50,750 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.50% +25.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,650 £24,675
90th Percentile £67,500 £69,750 £60,000
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Test Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in Redhill

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

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 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Test Automation in Redhill

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (57.89%) Degree
2 11 (57.89%) Unit Testing
2 11 (57.89%) SDLC
3 10 (52.63%) Git (software)
3 10 (52.63%) Software Architecture
3 10 (52.63%) Scrum
3 10 (52.63%) OO
4 9 (47.37%) C#
4 9 (47.37%) CSS
4 9 (47.37%) jQuery
5 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
5 8 (42.11%) SQL
5 8 (42.11%) Linux
5 8 (42.11%) OOP
5 8 (42.11%) Finance
6 7 (36.84%) Software Engineering
6 7 (36.84%) Software Testing
7 6 (31.58%) Python
7 6 (31.58%) Eclipse
7 6 (31.58%) T-SQL
7 6 (31.58%) Java
7 6 (31.58%) Visual Studio
7 6 (31.58%) Load Balancing
7 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
7 6 (31.58%) Velocity
7 6 (31.58%) TOWER Software
7 6 (31.58%) Programme Management
7 6 (31.58%) Ajax
7 6 (31.58%) Manual 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 10 (52.63%) Git (software)
2 6 (31.58%) Eclipse
2 6 (31.58%) PyCharm
2 6 (31.58%) Visual Studio
2 6 (31.58%) WebDriver
3 4 (21.05%) GoogleTest
4 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (10.53%) NUnit
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (10.53%) Subversion
6 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
6 1 (5.26%) Selenium
6 1 (5.26%) SpecFlow
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Developer
1 7 (36.84%) Test Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Development Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Senior Development Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Senior Software Development Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Senior Software Test Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Senior Test Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Software Development Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Software Test Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Test Automation Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Test Development Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) C++ Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Graduate
4 3 (15.79%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (10.53%) IT Graduate
6 1 (5.26%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Graduate C# Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) CSS
1 9 (47.37%) jQuery
2 6 (31.58%) Ajax
2 6 (31.58%) AngularJS
2 6 (31.58%) Velocity
3 4 (21.05%) Yocto
4 3 (15.79%) .NET
4 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
4 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (15.79%) HTML
5 2 (10.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Linux
2 5 (26.32%) Windows
3 2 (10.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (57.89%) SDLC
2 11 (57.89%) Unit Testing
3 10 (52.63%) OO
3 10 (52.63%) Scrum
3 10 (52.63%) Software Architecture
4 8 (42.11%) OOP
5 7 (36.84%) Software Engineering
5 7 (36.84%) Software Testing
6 6 (31.58%) Acceptance Criteria
6 6 (31.58%) Database Optimisation
6 6 (31.58%) Load Balancing
6 6 (31.58%) Manual Testing
6 6 (31.58%) Programme Management
6 6 (31.58%) Prototyping
6 6 (31.58%) SDET
6 6 (31.58%) Self-Awareness
6 6 (31.58%) User Stories
7 5 (26.32%) TDD
8 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) C#
2 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
2 8 (42.11%) SQL
3 6 (31.58%) Java
3 6 (31.58%) Python
3 6 (31.58%) T-SQL
4 5 (26.32%) C++
5 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
6 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) TOWER Software
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle