The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Guildford region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manual Testing
Rank 82 87 80
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 3 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.32% 0.22% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.28% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 2
Average salary £38,500 £30,000 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.33% -26.38%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -3.03%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
756 722 540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 81.38% 79.96% 68.44%
Number of salaries quoted 636 572 510
Average salary £47,500 £40,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.28% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Manual Testing
Surrey

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
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) WebDriver

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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.

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Tester
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Software Tester
1 3 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB