Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

System Testing
South East > Surrey
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 196 214 239
Rank change year-on-year +18 +25 +18
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 58 36 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.99% 0.62% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 0.73% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 47 35 63
Surrey median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% +20.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £29,450 £32,750 £23,400
90th Percentile £56,100 £53,750 £48,750
South East median annual salary £35,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -17.44% +1.18% +6.25%

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 5,193 4,951 7,032
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 88.35% 84.88% 87.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4,274 4,072 6,112
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £28,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 - 11 £47,500 -
Woking - 10 £47,500 -
Redhill +24 8 £27,500 -46.34%
Cobham - 8 £34,500 -
Guildford -16 6 £31,000 -31.11% 1
Egham - 5 £60,000 -
Camberley - 3 £29,500 - 3
Reigate -33 2 £52,500 -
Chertsey -4 1 £42,500 +30.77%
System Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 41 (70.69%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (41.38%) Scrum
2 24 (41.38%) User Acceptance Testing
3 23 (39.66%) C#
4 21 (36.21%) Kanban
5 20 (34.48%) SDLC
6 19 (32.76%) Test Automation
6 19 (32.76%) Ruby
6 19 (32.76%) .NET
7 18 (31.03%) Test Scripting
7 18 (31.03%) TestRail
8 16 (27.59%) User Experience
9 14 (24.14%) Oracle
9 14 (24.14%) SQL
10 13 (22.41%) PL/SQL
11 12 (20.69%) Shell Script
11 12 (20.69%) Linux
11 12 (20.69%) Unix
12 10 (17.24%) C++
12 10 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (17.24%) Jenkins
12 10 (17.24%) Web Development
12 10 (17.24%) WATIR
13 9 (15.52%) JIRA
13 9 (15.52%) Bitbucket
13 9 (15.52%) Cucumber
13 9 (15.52%) Scenario Testing
13 9 (15.52%) Collaborative Working
13 9 (15.52%) VB
13 9 (15.52%) BizTalk Server

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 9 (15.52%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.72%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 18 (31.03%) TestRail
2 10 (17.24%) Jenkins
2 10 (17.24%) WATIR
3 9 (15.52%) Bitbucket
3 9 (15.52%) Cucumber
3 9 (15.52%) JIRA
4 4 (6.90%) Selenium
5 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.72%) TestComplete
5 1 (1.72%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (13.79%) Advertising
2 4 (6.90%) Finance
2 4 (6.90%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (24.14%) Developer
2 13 (22.41%) Tester
3 12 (20.69%) Software Developer
4 10 (17.24%) Analyst
4 10 (17.24%) Consultant
5 7 (12.07%) Automation Tester
6 5 (8.62%) IT Support
6 5 (8.62%) Test Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) C# Developer
7 4 (6.90%) C# Software Developer
7 4 (6.90%) SAP Consultant
7 4 (6.90%) Support Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) Test Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) C++ Developer
8 3 (5.17%) C++ Software Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Senior Test Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Technical Support
8 3 (5.17%) Technical Support Analyst
9 2 (3.45%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (32.76%) .NET
2 8 (13.79%) Gherkin
2 8 (13.79%) XML
3 7 (12.07%) SOAP
4 4 (6.90%) AngularJS
5 3 (5.17%) Ajax
5 3 (5.17%) CSS
5 3 (5.17%) jQuery
6 1 (1.72%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.72%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 16 (27.59%) User Experience
2 10 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.69%) Linux
1 12 (20.69%) Unix
2 1 (1.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (70.69%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (41.38%) Scrum
2 24 (41.38%) User Acceptance Testing
3 21 (36.21%) Kanban
4 20 (34.48%) SDLC
5 19 (32.76%) Test Automation
6 18 (31.03%) Test Scripting
7 10 (17.24%) Web Development
8 9 (15.52%) Collaborative Working
8 9 (15.52%) Scenario Testing
9 8 (13.79%) Change Management
9 8 (13.79%) CRM
9 8 (13.79%) Release Management
9 8 (13.79%) Unit Testing
10 7 (12.07%) Systems Analysis
11 6 (10.34%) Software Engineering
11 6 (10.34%) Time Management
12 5 (8.62%) Data Cleansing
12 5 (8.62%) Project Management
12 5 (8.62%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (39.66%) C#
2 19 (32.76%) Ruby
3 14 (24.14%) SQL
4 13 (22.41%) PL/SQL
5 12 (20.69%) Shell Script
6 10 (17.24%) C++
7 9 (15.52%) VB
8 5 (8.62%) Java
9 4 (6.90%) ABAP
9 4 (6.90%) JavaScript
10 3 (5.17%) Python
11 1 (1.72%) C
11 1 (1.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (10.34%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.62%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.90%) Degree
4 1 (1.72%) ISEB
4 1 (1.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (24.14%) Oracle
2 8 (13.79%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (6.90%) SAP