Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

System Testing
South East > Surrey
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 173 192 226
Rank change year-on-year +19 +34 +25
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 54 83 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.07% 1.33% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 1.47% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 56 63 40
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -4.49% +4.71%
10th Percentile £28,250 £31,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £54,750 £53,875
South East median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -16.67% +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 4,551 5,642 5,906
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 90.14% 90.50% 87.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3,814 4,563 4,951
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,800 £28,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £68,750 £70,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 14 November 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 14 November 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 -2 20 £45,000 -2.17% 1
Guildford +10 13 £35,000 -35.19% 2
Redhill +18 8 £35,000 +27.27% 2
Weybridge - 3 £55,000 - 1
Woking - 3 £29,500 -
Cobham +5 2 £47,500 +37.68%
Egham +19 1 £50,000 +11.11%
Dorking - 1 £25,000 - 1
System Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 31 (57.41%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (46.30%) C#
3 20 (37.04%) Finance
4 19 (35.19%) SQL
4 19 (35.19%) Software Engineering
5 17 (31.48%) Unix
5 17 (31.48%) User Acceptance Testing
5 17 (31.48%) Test Automation
6 16 (29.63%) Security Cleared
6 16 (29.63%) Oracle
7 15 (27.78%) C++
8 14 (25.93%) Shell Script
8 14 (25.93%) Linux
8 14 (25.93%) Test Scripting
8 14 (25.93%) QA
9 13 (24.07%) PL/SQL
9 13 (24.07%) .NET
10 11 (20.37%) XML
11 10 (18.52%) Scrum
11 10 (18.52%) JIRA
11 10 (18.52%) Scenario Testing
12 9 (16.67%) TestRail
12 9 (16.67%) Ruby
12 9 (16.67%) Manual Testing
12 9 (16.67%) Kanban
12 9 (16.67%) Jenkins
13 8 (14.81%) User Experience
13 8 (14.81%) Cucumber
13 8 (14.81%) Web Development
13 8 (14.81%) Microsoft

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 (14.81%) Mendix
2 2 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.85%) Apache
3 1 (1.85%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.85%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.85%) Confluence
3 1 (1.85%) GemFire
3 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) GitHub
1 1 (1.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.85%) Apache Hive
1 1 (1.85%) Hadoop
1 1 (1.85%) HBase
1 1 (1.85%) MySQL
1 1 (1.85%) OLTP
1 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (18.52%) JIRA
2 9 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 9 (16.67%) TestRail
3 8 (14.81%) Cucumber
4 7 (12.96%) Bitbucket
4 7 (12.96%) WATIR
5 2 (3.70%) Selenium
6 1 (1.85%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.85%) Gradle
6 1 (1.85%) JUnit
General
1 20 (37.04%) Finance
2 3 (5.56%) Advertising
3 2 (3.70%) Marketing
3 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.85%) Electronics
4 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.85%) Military
Job Titles
1 25 (46.30%) Developer
2 18 (33.33%) Analyst
3 15 (27.78%) C# Developer
3 15 (27.78%) Software Developer
4 14 (25.93%) C# Software Developer
5 13 (24.07%) C++ Developer
6 12 (22.22%) C++ Software Developer
6 12 (22.22%) C++/C# Developer
7 11 (20.37%) Test Analyst
8 10 (18.52%) QA Analyst
9 6 (11.11%) Junior
10 5 (9.26%) Junior Analyst
10 5 (9.26%) Junior QA Analyst
10 5 (9.26%) QA Test Analyst
10 5 (9.26%) Tester
11 4 (7.41%) .NET Developer
11 4 (7.41%) .NET Software Developer
11 4 (7.41%) Automation Tester
11 4 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
12 3 (5.56%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (24.07%) .NET
2 11 (20.37%) XML
3 4 (7.41%) Spring
4 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET
4 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (5.56%) SOAP
4 3 (5.56%) Web Services
5 1 (1.85%) Gherkin
5 1 (1.85%) J2EE
5 1 (1.85%) JSON
5 1 (1.85%) Kafka
5 1 (1.85%) Middleware
5 1 (1.85%) Spark Streaming
5 1 (1.85%) Spring Batch
5 1 (1.85%) Spring Boot
5 1 (1.85%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) User Experience
2 3 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.85%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.85%) Replication
3 1 (1.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (31.48%) Unix
2 14 (25.93%) Linux
3 5 (9.26%) Windows
4 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (57.41%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (35.19%) Software Engineering
3 17 (31.48%) Test Automation
3 17 (31.48%) User Acceptance Testing
4 14 (25.93%) Test Scripting
5 10 (18.52%) Scenario Testing
5 10 (18.52%) Scrum
6 9 (16.67%) Kanban
6 9 (16.67%) Manual Testing
7 8 (14.81%) Web Development
8 7 (12.96%) Collaborative Working
8 7 (12.96%) Regression Testing
8 7 (12.96%) Software Testing
9 5 (9.26%) Smoke Testing
10 4 (7.41%) Unit Testing
11 3 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (5.56%) Integration Testing
11 3 (5.56%) IT Strategy
11 3 (5.56%) MVC
11 3 (5.56%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (46.30%) C#
2 19 (35.19%) SQL
3 15 (27.78%) C++
4 14 (25.93%) Shell Script
5 13 (24.07%) PL/SQL
6 9 (16.67%) Ruby
7 4 (7.41%) Java
8 2 (3.70%) C
8 2 (3.70%) Python
8 2 (3.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (29.63%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.26%) Degree
3 3 (5.56%) ACCA
3 3 (5.56%) CIMA
3 3 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (25.93%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (1.85%) HDFS
Vendors
1 16 (29.63%) Oracle
2 8 (14.81%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.85%) SAP