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

Automated Testing
Surrey / Redhill
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 14 35
Rank change year-on-year -23 +21  
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 2 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Redhill 1.06% 10.00% 4.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 11.76% 5.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 11
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +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 171 119 219
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Redhill 90.48% 85.00% 84.23%
Number of salaries quoted 150 113 204
Median salary £53,750 £48,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.82% -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

For the 6 months to 25 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 (77.78%) QA
2 6 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) ISTQB
3 5 (55.56%) Degree
3 5 (55.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (55.56%) QA Automation
4 4 (44.44%) Regression Testing
4 4 (44.44%) ISEB
5 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) Web Services
5 3 (33.33%) JIRA
5 3 (33.33%) Retail
5 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (33.33%) Selenium
5 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (33.33%) WebDriver
5 3 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
6 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
6 2 (22.22%) Exploratory Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
6 2 (22.22%) BDD
6 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
6 2 (22.22%) SpecFlow
6 2 (22.22%) Defect Tracking
6 2 (22.22%) TDD
6 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
6 2 (22.22%) Linux

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) JIRA
1 3 (33.33%) Selenium
1 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (33.33%) WebDriver
2 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
2 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 2 (22.22%) SpecFlow
3 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
1 3 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Automation Tester
1 4 (44.44%) QA Automation Tester
1 4 (44.44%) QA Tester
1 4 (44.44%) Tester
2 3 (33.33%) QA Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior QA Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Test Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 5 (55.56%) QA Automation
3 4 (44.44%) Regression Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 2 (22.22%) BDD
5 2 (22.22%) Defect Tracking
5 2 (22.22%) Exploratory Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) TDD
5 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
6 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 1 (11.11%) Load Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
6 1 (11.11%) SDLC
6 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
1 2 (22.22%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) C
2 1 (11.11%) C++
2 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 5 (55.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (44.44%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (77.78%) QA
Redhill, Surrey
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £28000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 4 days ago