Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for Test Automation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Test Automation over the 6 months to 25 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
South East > Surrey
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 71 58
Rank change year-on-year +36 -13 -12
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 364 323 449
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 6.42% 4.13% 4.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.40% 4.81% 5.59%
Number of salaries quoted 342 306 418
Surrey median annual salary £45,500 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.06% -10.53% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £61,000 £62,500 £62,875
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year - -2.30% +2.35%

Test Automation 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 4918 6721 8027
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 86.72% 85.86% 87.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3944 5682 6797
Surrey median annual salary £48,500 £45,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.59% -2.15% +3.33%
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £70,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Test Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing Test Automation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for Test Automation in Surrey

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Test Automation in Surrey

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Automation in Surrey over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Automation in Surrey

Test Automation
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Automation within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 25 July 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
Reigate +24 71 £48,000 +3.78% 3
Guildford +35 43 £40,000 -6.98% 1
Woking +20 25 £43,750 +9.38% 1
Walton-on-Thames +19 18 £36,000 +14.29% 1
Leatherhead +1 16 £48,000 -4.00% 2
Redhill -20 15 £35,000 -33.33% 1
Staines +7 9 £35,000 -17.65% 2
Farnham +15 7 £37,500 -31.82%
Dorking 0 7 £42,500 -
Godalming -1 7 £40,000 +33.33%
Camberley +26 6 £32,500 -40.91% 1
Chertsey +7 1 £38,500 -3.75% 1
Egham -17 1 £30,000 -50.00%
Lightwater - 1 £26,000 - 1
Lingfield - 1 £40,000 -
Test Automation
South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, IT jobs citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation.

1 251 (68.96%) Agile Software Development
2 176 (48.35%) Finance
3 174 (47.80%) C#
4 130 (35.71%) Scrum
5 129 (35.44%) SQL Server
6 126 (34.62%) Microsoft
7 123 (33.79%) .NET
8 102 (28.02%) QA
9 100 (27.47%) Selenium
10 96 (26.37%) SQL
11 93 (25.55%) ISTQB
12 91 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
13 89 (24.45%) Java
14 86 (23.63%) Continuous Integration
15 77 (21.15%) NUnit
16 70 (19.23%) Degree
17 66 (18.13%) Regression Testing
18 65 (17.86%) ISEB
19 63 (17.31%) Software Testing
20 61 (16.76%) JavaScript
21 60 (16.48%) Test Scripting
22 59 (16.21%) Test Strategy
23 56 (15.38%) E-business
23 56 (15.38%) TDD
24 55 (15.11%) Software Engineering
25 54 (14.84%) Python
25 54 (14.84%) Non-Functional Testing
26 53 (14.56%) User Acceptance Testing
27 51 (14.01%) OO
28 50 (13.74%) CMS

Test Automation
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 50 (13.74%) CMS
2 49 (13.46%) Sitecore CMS
3 11 (3.02%) Confluence
4 6 (1.65%) IIS
5 4 (1.10%) JBoss
6 3 (0.82%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.55%) Apache
7 2 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.55%) nginx
7 2 (0.55%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.27%) CICS
8 1 (0.27%) Kentico
8 1 (0.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (1.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.27%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 8 (2.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 26 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (3.02%) Google Play
3 9 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (2.47%) Azure Machine Learning
4 8 (2.20%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (0.55%) GitHub
5 2 (0.55%) SaaS
6 1 (0.27%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.27%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.27%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.27%) IaaS
6 1 (0.27%) Office 365
6 1 (0.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.95%) VoIP
2 7 (1.92%) Internet
3 4 (1.10%) NFC
3 4 (1.10%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.55%) Firewall
4 2 (0.55%) HTTP
4 2 (0.55%) NGN
5 1 (0.27%) DSL
5 1 (0.27%) MIMO
5 1 (0.27%) Network Security
5 1 (0.27%) UWB
5 1 (0.27%) Wideband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (35.44%) SQL Server
2 37 (10.16%) Big Data
2 37 (10.16%) Data Lake
3 30 (8.24%) Data Warehouse
3 30 (8.24%) Power BI
3 30 (8.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 30 (8.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (3.30%) Relational Database
5 10 (2.75%) Blockchain
6 9 (2.47%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 9 (2.47%) HDInsight
7 7 (1.92%) Hadoop
8 6 (1.65%) MySQL
9 4 (1.10%) Biml
9 4 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.82%) DB2
10 3 (0.82%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.55%) JasperReports
11 2 (0.55%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 100 (27.47%) Selenium
2 91 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 77 (21.15%) NUnit
4 43 (11.81%) Jenkins
5 40 (10.99%) WebDriver
6 36 (9.89%) JIRA
7 32 (8.79%) Visual Studio
8 30 (8.24%) Git (software)
9 22 (6.04%) JUnit
9 22 (6.04%) SpecFlow
10 19 (5.22%) Subversion
11 18 (4.95%) InstallShield
12 17 (4.67%) HP UFT
13 16 (4.40%) Mockito
14 12 (3.30%) Appium
14 12 (3.30%) JMeter
15 10 (2.75%) Cucumber
15 10 (2.75%) TeamCity
16 9 (2.47%) TestComplete
17 8 (2.20%) Gradle
General
1 176 (48.35%) Finance
2 20 (5.49%) Telecoms
3 18 (4.95%) Aerospace
3 18 (4.95%) Automotive
4 10 (2.75%) Advertising
4 10 (2.75%) Retail
5 8 (2.20%) Publishing
6 7 (1.92%) Banking
7 6 (1.65%) Back Office
7 6 (1.65%) Legal
8 5 (1.37%) Games
9 2 (0.55%) Billing
9 2 (0.55%) Electronics
9 2 (0.55%) Law
10 1 (0.27%) Marketing
10 1 (0.27%) Military
10 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 144 (39.56%) Developer
2 72 (19.78%) Analyst
3 60 (16.48%) .NET Developer
4 59 (16.21%) Test Analyst
5 47 (12.91%) Test Engineer
6 44 (12.09%) Senior Developer
7 36 (9.89%) SQL Developer
8 34 (9.34%) Tester
9 30 (8.24%) Automation Test Analyst
9 30 (8.24%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 28 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
10 28 (7.69%) Test Automation Engineer
11 27 (7.42%) C# Developer
12 23 (6.32%) SSIS Developer
12 23 (6.32%) SSRS Developer
12 23 (6.32%) T-SQL Developer
13 22 (6.04%) Selenium Test Analyst
14 21 (5.77%) Digital Developer
15 19 (5.22%) QA Engineer
15 19 (5.22%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (33.79%) .NET
2 43 (11.81%) HTML
3 37 (10.16%) CSS
4 34 (9.34%) Web Services
5 32 (8.79%) ASP.NET
6 27 (7.42%) XML
7 26 (7.14%) AngularJS
8 17 (4.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (4.40%) HTML5
10 14 (3.85%) CSS3
11 13 (3.57%) Entity Framework
11 13 (3.57%) REST
12 12 (3.30%) Android SDK
12 12 (3.30%) RxJava
13 11 (3.02%) Spring
14 10 (2.75%) jQuery
15 9 (2.47%) J2EE
15 9 (2.47%) React
15 9 (2.47%) RESTful
15 9 (2.47%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 41 (11.26%) Computer Science
2 19 (5.22%) Mobile App
3 13 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (3.30%) Client/Server
5 10 (2.75%) User Experience
6 8 (2.20%) N-Tier
7 7 (1.92%) Cyber Attack
7 7 (1.92%) Fintech
8 4 (1.10%) EMV
8 4 (1.10%) Linux Command Line
8 4 (1.10%) Mobile Payment
9 3 (0.82%) IBM Mainframe
9 3 (0.82%) Mainframe
9 3 (0.82%) Online Games
10 2 (0.55%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.27%) Arduino
11 1 (0.27%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.27%) Greenfield Project
11 1 (0.27%) Replication
11 1 (0.27%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 47 (12.91%) Windows
2 45 (12.36%) Linux
3 28 (7.69%) Unix
4 22 (6.04%) Android
5 19 (5.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (4.95%) Apple iOS
6 18 (4.95%) Solaris
7 3 (0.82%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.55%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.27%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 251 (68.96%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (35.71%) Scrum
3 86 (23.63%) Continuous Integration
4 66 (18.13%) Regression Testing
5 63 (17.31%) Software Testing
6 60 (16.48%) Test Scripting
7 59 (16.21%) Test Strategy
8 56 (15.38%) E-business
8 56 (15.38%) TDD
9 55 (15.11%) Software Engineering
10 54 (14.84%) Non-Functional Testing
11 53 (14.56%) User Acceptance Testing
12 51 (14.01%) OO
13 45 (12.36%) BDD
14 43 (11.81%) Functional Testing
15 42 (11.54%) Mentoring
16 41 (11.26%) System Testing
17 39 (10.71%) Manual Testing
18 37 (10.16%) Unit Testing
19 36 (9.89%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 174 (47.80%) C#
2 96 (26.37%) SQL
3 89 (24.45%) Java
4 61 (16.76%) JavaScript
5 54 (14.84%) Python
6 42 (11.54%) C++
7 38 (10.44%) C
8 32 (8.79%) T-SQL
9 25 (6.87%) Ruby
10 23 (6.32%) Perl
11 17 (4.67%) VB.NET
12 14 (3.85%) PowerShell
13 12 (3.30%) VB
14 9 (2.47%) Objective-C
14 9 (2.47%) R
14 9 (2.47%) TypeScript
15 7 (1.92%) PHP
16 6 (1.65%) Bash Shell
16 6 (1.65%) Shell Script
17 5 (1.37%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 93 (25.55%) ISTQB
2 70 (19.23%) Degree
3 65 (17.86%) ISEB
4 26 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 18 (4.95%) Computer Science Degree
6 10 (2.75%) Master's Degree
7 4 (1.10%) PMP
8 1 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.27%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.27%) HND
8 1 (0.27%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.27%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.27%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.27%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (28.02%) QA
2 3 (0.82%) SLA
3 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (0.82%) Active Directory
1 3 (0.82%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 2 (0.55%) Docker
3 1 (0.27%) ACF2
3 1 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.27%) etcd
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.27%) RACF
Systems Management
1 12 (3.30%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.65%) Puppet
3 5 (1.37%) Ansible
4 4 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.82%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.27%) CA Wily
6 1 (0.27%) Consul
6 1 (0.27%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.27%) Icinga
6 1 (0.27%) Kibana
6 1 (0.27%) logstash
6 1 (0.27%) Nagios
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (0.27%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 126 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 49 (13.46%) Sitecore
3 21 (5.77%) Red Hat
4 11 (3.02%) Google
5 10 (2.75%) HP
6 9 (2.47%) Hortonworks
7 7 (1.92%) Oracle
8 6 (1.65%) TOWER Software
9 4 (1.10%) Cognizant
9 4 (1.10%) DevExpress
9 4 (1.10%) Sony
10 3 (0.82%) Dynatrace
10 3 (0.82%) IBM
10 3 (0.82%) LexisNexis
10 3 (0.82%) VMware
11 2 (0.55%) AppDynamics
12 1 (0.27%) F5
12 1 (0.27%) Rackspace
12 1 (0.27%) SaltStack
12 1 (0.27%) Splunk
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 70000 per year
Posted: 6 hours ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-42k+Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £36500 - £37000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
F4P Recruitment Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + 25d hol, pension, healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £48K plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Pioneer Search
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Lightwater, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Weybridge
Client Server
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000 + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Surrey
Premium Credit
Posted: 19 days ago
Surrey
Premium Credit
Posted: 19 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Premium Credit
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Redhill
TRG
Salary: 28000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 18 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 26 days ago