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 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Testing
South East / Surrey
Rank 138 166 179
Rank change year-on-year +28 +13  
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 26 50 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.95% 1.21% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 1.38% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 25 48 27
Median salary £52,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £24,000 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,125 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -7.18% -  

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

Process & Methodology Skills
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2283 3623 3852
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 83.20% 87.60% 87.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1787 3094 3211
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.52% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

System Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey citing System Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 22 March 2017.

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 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reigate - 13 £52,500 - 1
Guildford +25 6 £50,000 +16.95% 2
Farnham - 2 £38,000 -
Walton-on-Thames - 2 £36,000 - 1
System Testing
South East

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT jobs citing System Testing 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 Surrey region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 30 (75.00%) Finance
2 25 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 23 (57.50%) Software Testing
5 22 (55.00%) ISTQB
6 21 (52.50%) Automated Testing
6 21 (52.50%) Unit Testing
7 19 (47.50%) Test Strategy
7 19 (47.50%) ISEB
7 19 (47.50%) Mentoring
8 18 (45.00%) Line Management
9 17 (42.50%) Continuous Improvement
9 17 (42.50%) Defect Management
10 16 (40.00%) Test Automation
11 14 (35.00%) Configuration Management
12 12 (30.00%) MS Excel
13 11 (27.50%) QA
14 9 (22.50%) Degree
14 9 (22.50%) Stakeholder Management
15 8 (20.00%) Regression Testing
15 8 (20.00%) Scrum
15 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
15 8 (20.00%) SQL
16 7 (17.50%) MS Visio
16 7 (17.50%) MS PowerPoint
17 6 (15.00%) Selenium
17 6 (15.00%) Change Control
17 6 (15.00%) Mobile App
18 5 (12.50%) Unix
18 5 (12.50%) Linux

System Testing
Top Related 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 2 (5.00%) Apache
1 2 (5.00%) Apache Spark
1 2 (5.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (5.00%) GemFire
1 2 (5.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 12 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (17.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (17.50%) MS Visio
3 3 (7.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Taleo
2 2 (5.00%) GitHub
2 2 (5.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) VoIP
2 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) MS Access
2 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.00%) Apache Hive
3 2 (5.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (5.00%) HBase
3 2 (5.00%) MySQL
3 2 (5.00%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Selenium
2 4 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (7.50%) Cucumber
3 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.50%) JIRA
3 3 (7.50%) MSTest
3 3 (7.50%) SoapUI
3 3 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (5.00%) Eclipse
4 2 (5.00%) Gradle
4 2 (5.00%) InstallShield
4 2 (5.00%) JUnit
General
1 30 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (5.00%) Automotive
2 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (47.50%) Analyst
2 17 (42.50%) Test Manager
3 9 (22.50%) Test Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) Business Test Analyst
5 5 (12.50%) Business Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Oracle Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Business Development Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Development Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Systems Test Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Java Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Java Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) Lead Developer
9 1 (2.50%) QA Analyst
9 1 (2.50%) Quality Analyst
9 1 (2.50%) Test Automation Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) .NET
2 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET
2 3 (7.50%) J2EE
2 3 (7.50%) Middleware
2 3 (7.50%) Spring
2 3 (7.50%) XML
3 2 (5.00%) JSON
3 2 (5.00%) Kafka
3 2 (5.00%) Spark Streaming
3 2 (5.00%) Spring Batch
3 2 (5.00%) Spring Boot
3 2 (5.00%) Spring Integration
4 1 (2.50%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.50%) Ajax
4 1 (2.50%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.50%) Java SE
4 1 (2.50%) JMS
4 1 (2.50%) JSF
4 1 (2.50%) PrimeFaces
4 1 (2.50%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.00%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (5.00%) Replication
2 2 (5.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Linux
1 5 (12.50%) Unix
2 4 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (5.00%) Solaris
3 2 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 23 (57.50%) Software Testing
4 21 (52.50%) Automated Testing
4 21 (52.50%) Unit Testing
5 19 (47.50%) Mentoring
5 19 (47.50%) Test Strategy
6 18 (45.00%) Line Management
7 17 (42.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 17 (42.50%) Defect Management
8 16 (40.00%) Test Automation
9 14 (35.00%) Configuration Management
10 9 (22.50%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (20.00%) Regression Testing
11 8 (20.00%) Scrum
12 6 (15.00%) Change Control
13 4 (10.00%) Data Analysis
13 4 (10.00%) Data Mapping
13 4 (10.00%) Project Management
13 4 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.00%) SQL
2 5 (12.50%) Java
3 4 (10.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (7.50%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.00%) C
5 2 (5.00%) C#
5 2 (5.00%) C++
5 2 (5.00%) Perl
5 2 (5.00%) Python
5 2 (5.00%) Ruby
6 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (55.00%) ISTQB
2 19 (47.50%) ISEB
3 9 (22.50%) Degree
4 3 (7.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (27.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (5.00%) HDFS
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.50%) Oracle
3 4 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.50%) BT
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum + Salary review every 6 months + ben
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