Period
to 23 November 2017

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

System Testing
South East > Surrey
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 170 223 247
Rank change year-on-year +53 +24 -23
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 89 44 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.43% 0.66% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.61% 0.77% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 68 37 55
Surrey median annual salary £41,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.78% +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £30,275 £31,250 £29,780
90th Percentile £54,125 £54,250 £56,500
South East median annual salary £35,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -21.11% +5.88% +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 5529 5686 7438
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 88.85% 85.68% 87.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4473 4758 6464
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,500 £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 23 November 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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 +32 20 £46,000 -8.00%
Egham - 18 £45,000 -
Reigate -38 9 £52,500 +16.67%
Walton-on-Thames - 8 £35,000 -
Cobham - 8 £34,500 -
Redhill +9 6 £27,500 -46.34% 1
Guildford -7 5 £31,000 -27.06%
Camberley - 3 £29,500 -
Woking +18 1 £47,500 -15.56% 1
Chertsey -4 1 £42,500 +30.77%
System Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 43 (48.31%) User Acceptance Testing
2 37 (41.57%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (34.83%) Unix
3 31 (34.83%) Linux
4 29 (32.58%) SDLC
5 28 (31.46%) C#
6 26 (29.21%) Test Automation
7 25 (28.09%) C++
7 25 (28.09%) SQL
7 25 (28.09%) Oracle
8 24 (26.97%) PL/SQL
9 23 (25.84%) Shell Script
10 21 (23.60%) Security Cleared
11 20 (22.47%) SC Cleared
11 20 (22.47%) Software Testing
12 19 (21.35%) Degree
12 19 (21.35%) Finance
13 18 (20.22%) .NET
13 18 (20.22%) Ruby
13 18 (20.22%) Scrum
14 17 (19.10%) Migration
14 17 (19.10%) Software Engineering
14 17 (19.10%) Data Cleansing
14 17 (19.10%) Project Management
15 16 (17.98%) ABAP
15 16 (17.98%) Risk Management
15 16 (17.98%) SAP
15 16 (17.98%) ETL
15 16 (17.98%) ISEB
15 16 (17.98%) Data Migration

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 (10.11%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.25%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.99%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.25%) MySQL
2 1 (1.12%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 14 (15.73%) Selenium
2 10 (11.24%) Jenkins
3 9 (10.11%) TestRail
4 8 (8.99%) InstallShield
5 5 (5.62%) HP UFT
6 4 (4.49%) SpecFlow
7 2 (2.25%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.12%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.12%) JIRA
8 1 (1.12%) Mocha
8 1 (1.12%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.12%) TestComplete
8 1 (1.12%) WATIR
General
1 19 (21.35%) Finance
2 16 (17.98%) Legal
3 9 (10.11%) Aerospace
4 8 (8.99%) Automotive
4 8 (8.99%) Telecoms
5 7 (7.87%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (30.34%) Developer
2 23 (25.84%) Software Developer
3 20 (22.47%) Analyst
3 20 (22.47%) Consultant
4 16 (17.98%) SAP Consultant
5 11 (12.36%) C# Developer
5 11 (12.36%) C# Software Developer
6 10 (11.24%) Test Analyst
7 9 (10.11%) C++ Developer
7 9 (10.11%) C++ Software Developer
8 8 (8.99%) Test Engineer
9 6 (6.74%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 6 (6.74%) Software Engineer
10 5 (5.62%) Automation Analyst
10 5 (5.62%) QA Analyst
10 5 (5.62%) QA Automation Analyst
10 5 (5.62%) Unix Analyst
11 4 (4.49%) C# Software Engineer
11 4 (4.49%) C++ Software Engineer
11 4 (4.49%) C++/C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (20.22%) .NET
2 14 (15.73%) XML
3 12 (13.48%) Gherkin
4 6 (6.74%) SOAP
5 5 (5.62%) AngularJS
6 4 (4.49%) CSS
7 3 (3.37%) Ajax
7 3 (3.37%) jQuery
8 2 (2.25%) Hibernate
8 2 (2.25%) JAXB
8 2 (2.25%) JAX-WS
8 2 (2.25%) Web Services
9 1 (1.12%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.12%) Angular 2
9 1 (1.12%) Chai
9 1 (1.12%) HTML
9 1 (1.12%) Node.js
9 1 (1.12%) OpenLayers
9 1 (1.12%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.87%) User Experience
2 1 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.12%) Data Structures
2 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 31 (34.83%) Linux
1 31 (34.83%) Unix
2 11 (12.36%) Windows
3 8 (8.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (8.99%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (48.31%) User Acceptance Testing
2 37 (41.57%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (32.58%) SDLC
4 26 (29.21%) Test Automation
5 20 (22.47%) Software Testing
6 18 (20.22%) Scrum
7 17 (19.10%) Data Cleansing
7 17 (19.10%) Migration
7 17 (19.10%) Project Management
7 17 (19.10%) Software Engineering
8 16 (17.98%) Business Development
8 16 (17.98%) Business Transformation
8 16 (17.98%) Coaching
8 16 (17.98%) Data Migration
8 16 (17.98%) ETL
8 16 (17.98%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
8 16 (17.98%) Risk Management
9 15 (16.85%) Test Strategy
10 13 (14.61%) Logistics
10 13 (14.61%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (31.46%) C#
2 25 (28.09%) C++
2 25 (28.09%) SQL
3 24 (26.97%) PL/SQL
4 23 (25.84%) Shell Script
5 18 (20.22%) Ruby
6 16 (17.98%) ABAP
7 15 (16.85%) Java
8 11 (12.36%) Python
8 11 (12.36%) VB
9 10 (11.24%) C
10 8 (8.99%) Perl
11 5 (5.62%) JavaScript
12 1 (1.12%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (23.60%) Security Cleared
2 20 (22.47%) SC Cleared
3 19 (21.35%) Degree
4 16 (17.98%) ISEB
5 15 (16.85%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.48%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (28.09%) Oracle
2 16 (17.98%) SAP
3 8 (8.99%) Red Hat
4 7 (7.87%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.12%) HEAT Software