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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 80 78 85
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 3 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.41% 0.54% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.67% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 3
Median salary £37,500 £38,750 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +0.64%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
656 593 805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 88.89% 79.70% 85.10%
Number of salaries quoted 409 546 678
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,800 £66,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

The demand trend of job ads across the Guildford region citing Manual Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT jobs citing Manual 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (50.00%) QA
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
1 2 (50.00%) Automation Testing
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
1 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) QA Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) QA Automation Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft