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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 68 76 84
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +8
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 2 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.36% 0.43% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.52% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 7
Median salary £43,000 £33,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.30% -12.00%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
476 575 752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 85.00% 82.97% 85.36%
Number of salaries quoted 352 504 644
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £62,500
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 27 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) Ruby
1 4 (80.00%) QA
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
1 4 (80.00%) WebDriver
1 4 (80.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) SDET
2 2 (40.00%) Open Source
2 2 (40.00%) BDD
2 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) ISEB
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) 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 (20.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
1 4 (80.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Automation Tester
2 2 (40.00%) QA Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) QA Automation Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Automation Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) BDD
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) Open Source
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) Ruby
2 2 (40.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) QA
2 2 (40.00%) SDET
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft