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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Tester
Surrey / Guildford
Rank 41 64 61
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 9 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 3.41% 1.26% 1.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.47% 1.30% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 10
Median salary £24,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-48.42% -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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
259 537 632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 98.11% 96.93% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 247 434 556
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £24,550
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%

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
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Tester across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Tester Salary Histogram in Guildford

Tester Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 8 (80.00%) Manual Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Release Management
2 6 (60.00%) Performance Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) ISEB
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) Automated Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (30.00%) Selenium
4 2 (20.00%) QA
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
5 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) C#
5 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
5 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (10.00%) .NET
5 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Finance

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 (30.00%) Selenium
2 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Manual Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Automated Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (60.00%) Performance Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Release Management
2 6 (60.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) ISEB
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £70,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 6 days ago