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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
South East / Surrey
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 64 58
Rank change year-on-year +30 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 167 156 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 6.23% 4.25% 4.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.12% 5.02% 5.28%
Number of salaries quoted 156 145 182
Median salary £49,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.29% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

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 2347 3107 4012
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 87.51% 84.61% 87.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1903 2650 3386
Median salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Test Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

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 3 months to 25 June 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 3 months to 25 June 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 34 £50,000 +11.11% 10
Guildford +24 20 £40,000 -6.97% 4
Woking +24 12 £52,500 +23.52% 2
Walton-on-Thames +28 7 £36,000 +14.28%
Leatherhead +6 6 £48,750 +25.80% 4
Camberley +19 3 £32,500 -40.90%
Staines +7 2 £32,500 -23.52% 1
Godalming -4 2 £43,000 +43.33%
Redhill -23 2 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Lingfield - 1 £40,000 -
Test Automation
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 206 (66.88%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (47.40%) C#
3 132 (42.86%) Finance
4 96 (31.17%) Microsoft
4 96 (31.17%) .NET
5 94 (30.52%) SQL Server
6 93 (30.19%) QA
7 92 (29.87%) Selenium
8 91 (29.55%) Scrum
9 84 (27.27%) Java
10 79 (25.65%) ISTQB
10 79 (25.65%) Team Foundation Server
11 76 (24.68%) SQL
12 71 (23.05%) Continuous Integration
13 63 (20.45%) ISEB
13 63 (20.45%) Software Testing
14 58 (18.83%) Regression Testing
15 55 (17.86%) Test Scripting
16 54 (17.53%) Test Strategy
16 54 (17.53%) Degree
17 52 (16.88%) NUnit
18 50 (16.23%) JavaScript
18 50 (16.23%) User Acceptance Testing
19 46 (14.94%) Python
20 45 (14.61%) TDD
21 44 (14.29%) Software Engineering
22 40 (12.99%) OO
23 39 (12.66%) Linux
23 39 (12.66%) C++
23 39 (12.66%) Non-Functional Testing

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 36 (11.69%) CMS
1 36 (11.69%) Sitecore CMS
2 10 (3.25%) Confluence
3 5 (1.62%) IIS
4 3 (0.97%) NServiceBus
4 3 (0.97%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.97%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.65%) Apache
6 1 (0.32%) CICS
6 1 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.32%) JBoss
6 1 (0.32%) nginx
6 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (2.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.32%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 8 (2.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.32%) Maximo
2 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 22 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (2.92%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.60%) Dynamics 365
4 7 (2.27%) Azure Machine Learning
5 6 (1.95%) Google Play
6 1 (0.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.32%) GitHub
6 1 (0.32%) Office 365
6 1 (0.32%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.55%) VoIP
2 7 (2.27%) Internet
3 4 (1.30%) NFC
4 3 (0.97%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.65%) Firewall
5 2 (0.65%) HTTP
6 1 (0.32%) DSL
6 1 (0.32%) MIMO
6 1 (0.32%) UWB
6 1 (0.32%) Wideband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (30.52%) SQL Server
2 27 (8.77%) Big Data
2 27 (8.77%) Data Lake
3 20 (6.49%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (6.49%) Power BI
3 20 (6.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (6.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (3.57%) Relational Database
5 10 (3.25%) Blockchain
6 7 (2.27%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 7 (2.27%) Hadoop
6 7 (2.27%) HDInsight
7 5 (1.62%) MySQL
8 3 (0.97%) DB2
8 3 (0.97%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.65%) Couchbase
9 2 (0.65%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.65%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (0.65%) Redis
Development Applications
1 92 (29.87%) Selenium
2 79 (25.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 52 (16.88%) NUnit
4 38 (12.34%) Jenkins
5 36 (11.69%) Visual Studio
6 34 (11.04%) WebDriver
7 30 (9.74%) JIRA
8 24 (7.79%) Git (software)
9 19 (6.17%) Subversion
10 14 (4.55%) InstallShield
10 14 (4.55%) SpecFlow
11 13 (4.22%) HP UFT
11 13 (4.22%) JUnit
12 11 (3.57%) Cucumber
12 11 (3.57%) TeamCity
13 9 (2.92%) JMeter
13 9 (2.92%) LoadRunner
14 8 (2.60%) TestComplete
14 8 (2.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 7 (2.27%) Mockito
General
1 132 (42.86%) Finance
2 15 (4.87%) Telecoms
3 14 (4.55%) Aerospace
3 14 (4.55%) Automotive
4 12 (3.90%) Advertising
5 10 (3.25%) Retail
6 7 (2.27%) Back Office
7 6 (1.95%) Banking
7 6 (1.95%) Games
8 3 (0.97%) Publishing
9 2 (0.65%) Law
9 2 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.32%) Marketing
10 1 (0.32%) Military
Job Titles
1 101 (32.79%) Developer
2 69 (22.40%) Analyst
3 58 (18.83%) Test Analyst
4 39 (12.66%) .NET Developer
4 39 (12.66%) Test Engineer
5 37 (12.01%) Tester
6 33 (10.71%) Automation Test Analyst
6 33 (10.71%) Senior Developer
7 27 (8.77%) Test Automation Engineer
8 23 (7.47%) Selenium Test Analyst
9 22 (7.14%) Test Manager
10 20 (6.49%) Automation Tester
10 20 (6.49%) Data Warehouse Developer
11 19 (6.17%) Software Tester
11 19 (6.17%) SQL Developer
12 18 (5.84%) QA Engineer
12 18 (5.84%) Senior .NET Developer
13 17 (5.52%) C# Developer
13 17 (5.52%) Software Test Engineer
14 15 (4.87%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (31.17%) .NET
2 33 (10.71%) HTML
3 28 (9.09%) CSS
3 28 (9.09%) Web Services
4 23 (7.47%) AngularJS
5 22 (7.14%) ASP.NET
6 19 (6.17%) XML
7 14 (4.55%) Entity Framework
7 14 (4.55%) REST
8 13 (4.22%) HTML5
9 11 (3.57%) CSS3
10 10 (3.25%) J2EE
11 9 (2.92%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (2.92%) Spring
11 9 (2.92%) WPF
12 6 (1.95%) .NET Framework
12 6 (1.95%) Android SDK
12 6 (1.95%) React
12 6 (1.95%) RxJava
13 5 (1.62%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 31 (10.06%) Computer Science
2 17 (5.52%) Mobile App
3 12 (3.90%) Client/Server
4 11 (3.57%) User Experience
5 10 (3.25%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (2.27%) Cyber Attack
6 7 (2.27%) N-Tier
7 4 (1.30%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (0.97%) IBM Mainframe
8 3 (0.97%) Mainframe
8 3 (0.97%) Online Games
9 2 (0.65%) EMV
9 2 (0.65%) Mobile Payment
10 1 (0.32%) Arduino
10 1 (0.32%) Blog
10 1 (0.32%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.32%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.32%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.32%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.32%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 39 (12.66%) Linux
2 38 (12.34%) Windows
3 25 (8.12%) Unix
4 16 (5.19%) Android
5 15 (4.87%) Apple iOS
5 15 (4.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (4.55%) Solaris
7 4 (1.30%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.65%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.32%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (66.88%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (29.55%) Scrum
3 71 (23.05%) Continuous Integration
4 63 (20.45%) Software Testing
5 58 (18.83%) Regression Testing
6 55 (17.86%) Test Scripting
7 54 (17.53%) Test Strategy
8 50 (16.23%) User Acceptance Testing
9 45 (14.61%) TDD
10 44 (14.29%) Software Engineering
11 40 (12.99%) OO
12 39 (12.66%) Non-Functional Testing
13 37 (12.01%) Manual Testing
14 36 (11.69%) BDD
14 36 (11.69%) E-business
15 34 (11.04%) Mentoring
15 34 (11.04%) Performance Testing
15 34 (11.04%) System Testing
16 31 (10.06%) Configuration Management
17 27 (8.77%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 146 (47.40%) C#
2 84 (27.27%) Java
3 76 (24.68%) SQL
4 50 (16.23%) JavaScript
5 46 (14.94%) Python
6 39 (12.66%) C++
7 33 (10.71%) C
8 22 (7.14%) T-SQL
9 21 (6.82%) Ruby
10 19 (6.17%) Perl
11 14 (4.55%) VB
12 13 (4.22%) PowerShell
12 13 (4.22%) VB.NET
13 9 (2.92%) Objective-C
13 9 (2.92%) TypeScript
14 7 (2.27%) R
15 6 (1.95%) Bash Shell
15 6 (1.95%) PHP
16 5 (1.62%) PL/SQL
16 5 (1.62%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 79 (25.65%) ISTQB
2 63 (20.45%) ISEB
3 54 (17.53%) Degree
4 24 (7.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 16 (5.19%) Computer Science Degree
6 10 (3.25%) Master's Degree
7 4 (1.30%) PMP
8 1 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.32%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.32%) HND
8 1 (0.32%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.32%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.32%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.32%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (30.19%) QA
2 4 (1.30%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.97%) Active Directory
1 3 (0.97%) Docker
1 3 (0.97%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (0.32%) ACF2
2 1 (0.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.32%) etcd
2 1 (0.32%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.32%) RACF
Systems Management
1 11 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (2.27%) Puppet
3 5 (1.62%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.30%) Ansible
5 3 (0.97%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.32%) CA Wily
6 1 (0.32%) Consul
6 1 (0.32%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.32%) Icinga
6 1 (0.32%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.32%) Nagios
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (0.32%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.32%) Terraform
Vendors
1 96 (31.17%) Microsoft
2 36 (11.69%) Sitecore
3 17 (5.52%) Red Hat
4 9 (2.92%) HP
5 8 (2.60%) TOWER Software
6 7 (2.27%) Hortonworks
7 6 (1.95%) Google
8 5 (1.62%) Oracle
9 4 (1.30%) Cognizant
9 4 (1.30%) DevExpress
9 4 (1.30%) Sony
10 3 (0.97%) Dynatrace
10 3 (0.97%) IBM
10 3 (0.97%) LexisNexis
10 3 (0.97%) VMware
11 2 (0.65%) AppDynamics
12 1 (0.32%) Atlassian
12 1 (0.32%) F5
12 1 (0.32%) SaltStack
12 1 (0.32%) Splunk
Reigate, Surrey
Colston Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive salary, great benefits and bonus.
Posted: 21 hours ago
Surrey
Union Street
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £41000 per annum + + excellent bens and poss 25% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £34,000 to £38,000 per annum + 29 days holiday, pension, share op
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Iress
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus & extensive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Intec Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Intec Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £48K plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: £40k to £47k + 5% bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £37000.00 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Pioneer Search
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £28000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £41000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Premium Credit
Salary: Up to £48,000 per annum DOE Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Premium Credit
Salary: Up to 48K
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Premium Credit
Salary: Up to £58,000 Plus Performance Bonus, Pension, Life Assurance, I
Posted: 12 days ago
Surrey
Premium Credit
Salary: Up to £60,000 Plus Discretionary, Performance Based Annual Bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Surrey
Premium Credit
Salary: Up to £58,000 Plus Performance Bonus, Pension, Life Assurance, I
Posted: 12 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago