The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manual Testing
Rank 73 73 87
Rank change year-on-year
0 +14
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 4 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.61% 0.89% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 1.05% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 4
Average salary £47,500 £31,750 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.60% -22.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £29,500 £35,450
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £32,500 £54,450
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Manual Testing
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
540 570 652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 81.94% 84.82% 74.18%
Number of salaries quoted 486 502 523
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Manual Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Guildford region.

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Guildford

Manual Testing
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Manual Testing Salary Histogram in Guildford

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford region citing Manual Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Manual Testing.

1 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) Java
1 5 (62.50%) QA
1 5 (62.50%) Selenium
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) UNIX
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) WebDriver
3 3 (37.50%) Open Source
3 3 (37.50%) HTML5
3 3 (37.50%) Maven
3 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
3 3 (37.50%) JIRA
3 3 (37.50%) SoapUI
3 3 (37.50%) Big Data
3 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 2 (25.00%) Zephyr
4 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (25.00%) Test Planning
4 2 (25.00%) Retail
4 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Load Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Test Management
4 2 (25.00%) ISEB
4 2 (25.00%) JMeter
4 2 (25.00%) Finance

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford region citing Manual Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Manual Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Big Data
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Selenium
2 3 (37.50%) WebDriver
2 3 (37.50%) SoapUI
2 3 (37.50%) Maven
2 3 (37.50%) JIRA
3 2 (25.00%) JMeter
3 2 (25.00%) Zephyr
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Tester
1 5 (62.50%) Software Tester
2 3 (37.50%) Test Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) QA Tester
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Development Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) HTML5
3 2 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) UNIX
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
1 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
1 3 (37.50%) Open Source
2 2 (25.00%) Test Planning
2 2 (25.00%) Load Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Test Management
2 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) PHP
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISEB
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
Guildford, Surrey
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