The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Guildford region that had Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tester
Rank 51 76 63
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 2 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.53% 0.65% 2.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.66% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 13
Median salary £27,250 £35,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.14% +9.37%
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Tester
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
379 607 715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 99.74% 98.06% 97.28%
Number of salaries quoted 364 545 632
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,100 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

The demand trend of job ads across the Guildford region that featured Tester in the job title.

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Tester
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Tester Salary Trend in Guildford

Tester Skill Set
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Guildford region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (75.00%) QA
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (50.00%) User Stories
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) PhantomJS
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting

Tester Skill Set
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:

Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (50.00%) PhantomJS
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (50.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £75,000 + Package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £90,000 + excellent package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £70,000 (with exceptional package)
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £90,000 (with exceptional package)
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 3 days ago