Period
to 23 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for System Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited System Testing over the 6 months to 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

System Testing
South East > Surrey
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 216 191 220
Rank change year-on-year -25 +29 +21
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 25 48 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.48% 0.90% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 1.05% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 23 47 80
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +33.33% -16.67%
10th Percentile £46,250 £33,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £51,750 £56,000 £50,250
South East median annual salary £47,250 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +18.13% -5.88% -

System Testing 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 Surrey with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Surrey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,626 4,551 6,980
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 88.35% 85.71% 87.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3,833 3,660 5,939
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £68,750
South East median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - -

System Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing System Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for System Testing in Surrey

System Testing
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for System Testing in Surrey

System Testing
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing System Testing in Surrey over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

Salary histogram for System Testing in Surrey

System Testing
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 23 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leatherhead +4 9 £47,500 -13.64% 2
Woking - 9 £47,500 -
Guildford -20 4 £47,500 -5.00% 4
Redhill - 2 - -
Weybridge - 1 £67,500 -
System Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, IT jobs citing System Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 22 (88.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (48.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (44.00%) C#
3 11 (44.00%) .NET
3 11 (44.00%) User Experience
3 11 (44.00%) SDLC
3 11 (44.00%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (36.00%) Collaborative Working
4 9 (36.00%) Scenario Testing
4 9 (36.00%) Jenkins
4 9 (36.00%) TestRail
4 9 (36.00%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (36.00%) Kanban
4 9 (36.00%) Bitbucket
4 9 (36.00%) Cucumber
4 9 (36.00%) Oracle
4 9 (36.00%) PL/SQL
4 9 (36.00%) SQL
4 9 (36.00%) Unix
4 9 (36.00%) Linux
4 9 (36.00%) Shell Script
4 9 (36.00%) Scrum
4 9 (36.00%) Test Scripting
4 9 (36.00%) WATIR
4 9 (36.00%) Test Automation
4 9 (36.00%) Ruby
4 9 (36.00%) Web Development
4 9 (36.00%) JIRA
5 8 (32.00%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (32.00%) VB

System Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (32.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.00%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (12.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (4.00%) Big Data
1 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (4.00%) HBase
Development Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Bitbucket
1 9 (36.00%) Cucumber
1 9 (36.00%) Jenkins
1 9 (36.00%) JIRA
1 9 (36.00%) TestRail
1 9 (36.00%) WATIR
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Developer
1 9 (36.00%) Tester
2 8 (32.00%) Software Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Automation Tester
4 3 (12.00%) Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Big Data Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Business Information Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (4.00%) C++/C# Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Data Business Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Hadoop Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Information Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Information Security Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) IT Support
6 1 (4.00%) Java Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Transformation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (44.00%) .NET
2 2 (8.00%) SOAP
2 2 (8.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (44.00%) User Experience
2 9 (36.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (12.00%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (4.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Linux
1 9 (36.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (88.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (48.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (44.00%) Problem-Solving
3 11 (44.00%) SDLC
4 9 (36.00%) Collaborative Working
4 9 (36.00%) Kanban
4 9 (36.00%) Scenario Testing
4 9 (36.00%) Scrum
4 9 (36.00%) Test Automation
4 9 (36.00%) Test Scripting
4 9 (36.00%) Web Development
5 5 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
6 3 (12.00%) Customer-Centricity
6 3 (12.00%) Requirements Management
6 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (8.00%) Change Management
7 2 (8.00%) Time Management
7 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) C#
2 9 (36.00%) PL/SQL
2 9 (36.00%) Ruby
2 9 (36.00%) Shell Script
2 9 (36.00%) SQL
3 8 (32.00%) C++
3 8 (32.00%) VB
4 1 (4.00%) Java
4 1 (4.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) HDFS
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) Cloudera
3 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com