The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manual Testing
South East / Surrey
Rank 133 162 188
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +26
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 26 46 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.97% 1.16% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 1.32% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 25 45 28
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,900 £40,000 £47,000
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 Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2229 3496 3948
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 82.77% 88.04% 87.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1760 3008 3301
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of job ads across the Surrey 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 Surrey

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Surrey

Manual Testing
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Manual Testing Salary Histogram in Surrey

Manual Testing
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manual Testing within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford +27 9 £24,500 -34.66% 2
Leatherhead - 4 £37,500 - 1
Reigate +20 3 £30,000 +9.09%
Walton-on-Thames +10 2 £37,500 +36.36% 2
Dorking - 1 £22,500 -
Godalming - 1 £40,000 - 1
Manual Testing
South East

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 18 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (38.30%) Automated Testing
1 18 (38.30%) QA
2 17 (36.17%) Selenium
2 17 (36.17%) Software Testing
3 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
4 15 (31.91%) ISEB
4 15 (31.91%) SQL
5 14 (29.79%) Windows
5 14 (29.79%) Scrum
5 14 (29.79%) Finance
6 13 (27.66%) Java
7 12 (25.53%) C#
7 12 (25.53%) Regression Testing
7 12 (25.53%) Test Automation
8 11 (23.40%) Team Foundation Server
8 11 (23.40%) ISTQB
8 11 (23.40%) Degree
9 10 (21.28%) Test Scripting
10 9 (19.15%) Performance Testing
10 9 (19.15%) C++
11 8 (17.02%) Python
11 8 (17.02%) Ruby
11 8 (17.02%) Mathematics
11 8 (17.02%) Computer Science
12 7 (14.89%) .NET
12 7 (14.89%) SQL Server
13 6 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (12.77%) Release Management
13 6 (12.77%) Unit Testing

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.26%) Big Data
2 2 (4.26%) Blockchain
2 2 (4.26%) Data Lake
2 2 (4.26%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 17 (36.17%) Selenium
2 11 (23.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (12.77%) JIRA
4 5 (10.64%) WebDriver
5 4 (8.51%) SoapUI
5 4 (8.51%) Visual Studio
6 3 (6.38%) Cucumber
6 3 (6.38%) JUnit
6 3 (6.38%) MSTest
7 2 (4.26%) HP UFT
7 2 (4.26%) InstallShield
7 2 (4.26%) Ranorex
7 2 (4.26%) Subversion
7 2 (4.26%) TestComplete
7 2 (4.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (2.13%) JMeter
8 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (2.13%) Zephyr
General
1 14 (29.79%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Retail
3 3 (6.38%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.26%) Aerospace
4 2 (4.26%) Automotive
4 2 (4.26%) Back Office
5 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 25 (53.19%) Analyst
2 22 (46.81%) Test Analyst
3 13 (27.66%) Tester
4 9 (19.15%) Software Tester
5 7 (14.89%) Software Analyst
6 6 (12.77%) Software Test Analyst
7 5 (10.64%) Test Engineer
8 4 (8.51%) QA Analyst
8 4 (8.51%) QA Tester
8 4 (8.51%) Test Automation Engineer
8 4 (8.51%) Test Leader
9 3 (6.38%) Automation Test Analyst
9 3 (6.38%) Developer
9 3 (6.38%) Manual Tester
9 3 (6.38%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (6.38%) Senior Test Analyst
9 3 (6.38%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
9 3 (6.38%) Senior Test Engineer
9 3 (6.38%) Systems Analyst
9 3 (6.38%) Systems Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.89%) .NET
2 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET
2 3 (6.38%) HTML
3 2 (4.26%) XML
4 1 (2.13%) REST
4 1 (2.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.64%) Mobile App
3 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.51%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.26%) Cyber Attack
4 2 (4.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (29.79%) Windows
2 2 (4.26%) Linux
2 2 (4.26%) Solaris
2 2 (4.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (38.30%) Automated Testing
2 17 (36.17%) Software Testing
3 14 (29.79%) Scrum
4 12 (25.53%) Regression Testing
4 12 (25.53%) Test Automation
5 10 (21.28%) Test Scripting
6 9 (19.15%) Performance Testing
7 8 (17.02%) Mathematics
8 6 (12.77%) Automation Testing
8 6 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (12.77%) Release Management
8 6 (12.77%) SDLC
8 6 (12.77%) Test Strategy
8 6 (12.77%) Unit Testing
9 5 (10.64%) E-Commerce
9 5 (10.64%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (8.51%) Functional Testing
10 4 (8.51%) Risk Analysis
10 4 (8.51%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (31.91%) SQL
2 13 (27.66%) Java
3 12 (25.53%) C#
4 9 (19.15%) C++
5 8 (17.02%) Python
5 8 (17.02%) Ruby
6 4 (8.51%) C
6 4 (8.51%) JavaScript
6 4 (8.51%) VB
7 2 (4.26%) Perl
7 2 (4.26%) VBScript
8 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (31.91%) ISEB
2 11 (23.40%) Degree
2 11 (23.40%) ISTQB
3 6 (12.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.13%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (38.30%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
2 2 (4.26%) TOWER Software
Guildford, Surrey
First Point
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 8 hours ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
First Point
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
First Point
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, cycle to work
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Walton-On-Thames
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Godalming
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum £42 to £52k + 7.5% bonus + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago