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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 161 175 171
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -4
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 23 31 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.74% 0.75% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 0.87% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 23 31 53
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,500 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +4.47%
Manual Testing
South East

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
2659 3566 4053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 85.06% 86.11% 85.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2256 3096 3406
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,550 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 2 December 2016.

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 2 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +30 11 £35,000 -39.13% 1
Woking +5 3 £45,000 +38.46%
Reigate +5 1 £50,000 +81.81%
Staines +4 1 £27,500 -15.38%
Farnham - 1 £28,000 -
Leatherhead - 1 £35,000 -
Manual Testing
South East

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 36 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (43.75%) Scrum
2 28 (43.75%) QA
3 27 (42.19%) SQL
4 23 (35.94%) Finance
5 22 (34.38%) C#
5 22 (34.38%) Selenium
6 21 (32.81%) Regression Testing
7 19 (29.69%) Software Testing
7 19 (29.69%) ISTQB
8 18 (28.13%) ISEB
8 18 (28.13%) SQL Server
9 17 (26.56%) Team Foundation Server
10 16 (25.00%) Java
11 15 (23.44%) Mathematics
11 15 (23.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 13 (20.31%) Test Automation
12 13 (20.31%) Windows
13 12 (18.75%) MS Excel
13 12 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
13 12 (18.75%) BDD
13 12 (18.75%) SDLC
14 11 (17.19%) Automation Testing
14 11 (17.19%) Test Strategy
14 11 (17.19%) SpecFlow
14 11 (17.19%) Degree
14 11 (17.19%) Unit Testing
14 11 (17.19%) Subversion
15 10 (15.63%) Time Management
15 10 (15.63%) TestComplete

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.56%) Apache
1 1 (1.56%) ColdFusion
1 1 (1.56%) Confluence
1 1 (1.56%) IIS
1 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (18.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (28.13%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.13%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.56%) MySQL
3 1 (1.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 22 (34.38%) Selenium
2 17 (26.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (17.19%) SpecFlow
3 11 (17.19%) Subversion
4 10 (15.63%) TestComplete
4 10 (15.63%) Visual Studio
4 10 (15.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 7 (10.94%) JIRA
6 5 (7.81%) JUnit
6 5 (7.81%) WebDriver
7 4 (6.25%) HP UFT
7 4 (6.25%) InstallShield
8 3 (4.69%) Cucumber
8 3 (4.69%) Git (software)
8 3 (4.69%) JMeter
8 3 (4.69%) MSTest
8 3 (4.69%) SoapUI
9 2 (3.13%) PHPUnit
10 1 (1.56%) WatiN
10 1 (1.56%) Zephyr
General
1 23 (35.94%) Finance
2 7 (10.94%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.81%) Automotive
4 4 (6.25%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.56%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (50.00%) Analyst
2 30 (46.88%) Test Analyst
3 15 (23.44%) Test Engineer
4 12 (18.75%) Automation Test Analyst
4 12 (18.75%) Developer
4 12 (18.75%) Tester
5 8 (12.50%) Manual Test Analyst
6 7 (10.94%) Software Test Engineer
6 7 (10.94%) Test Automation Engineer
7 6 (9.38%) Java Developer
7 6 (9.38%) Software Tester
8 5 (7.81%) Agile Test Analyst
8 5 (7.81%) Automation Tester
8 5 (7.81%) Developer in Test
8 5 (7.81%) QA Analyst
8 5 (7.81%) QA Tester
8 5 (7.81%) Software Analyst
8 5 (7.81%) Software Test Analyst
9 4 (6.25%) Manual Tester
9 4 (6.25%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.94%) .NET
2 6 (9.38%) Spring
2 6 (9.38%) Swing
3 4 (6.25%) ASP.NET
3 4 (6.25%) XML
4 3 (4.69%) HTML
5 2 (3.13%) Web Services
6 1 (1.56%) Ajax
6 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (1.56%) CSS
6 1 (1.56%) LAMP
6 1 (1.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.44%) Mathematics
2 10 (15.63%) Client/Server
3 7 (10.94%) Computer Science
4 6 (9.38%) Mobile App
5 3 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.56%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.31%) Windows
2 5 (7.81%) Linux
2 5 (7.81%) Unix
3 4 (6.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (43.75%) Scrum
3 21 (32.81%) Regression Testing
4 19 (29.69%) Software Testing
5 13 (20.31%) Test Automation
6 12 (18.75%) BDD
6 12 (18.75%) SDLC
6 12 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (17.19%) Automation Testing
7 11 (17.19%) Test Strategy
7 11 (17.19%) Unit Testing
8 10 (15.63%) Issue Tracking
8 10 (15.63%) Time Management
9 7 (10.94%) Automated Testing
10 6 (9.38%) Load Testing
10 6 (9.38%) Software Engineering
11 5 (7.81%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (7.81%) Test Scripting
12 4 (6.25%) Functional Testing
12 4 (6.25%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (42.19%) SQL
2 22 (34.38%) C#
3 16 (25.00%) Java
4 10 (15.63%) C
5 9 (14.06%) C++
6 7 (10.94%) Ruby
6 7 (10.94%) VB
7 6 (9.38%) PL/SQL
7 6 (9.38%) Python
8 5 (7.81%) JavaScript
8 5 (7.81%) Perl
9 3 (4.69%) PHP
10 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (29.69%) ISTQB
2 18 (28.13%) ISEB
3 15 (23.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 11 (17.19%) Degree
5 1 (1.56%) CSSLP
5 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (43.75%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 10 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.25%) Red Hat
2 4 (6.25%) TOWER Software
3 3 (4.69%) Oracle
4 1 (1.56%) Netsparker
Surrey
Michael Page International
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Awesome Bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Surrey
Dunsdon Rose
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonus + Shares + Pension + Gym
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford
Spectrum IT
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago