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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manual Testing
Rank 170 152 207
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +55
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 35 69 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.77% 1.36% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 1.65% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 35 67 14
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £56,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.06%
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
3817 4181 3891
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 84.09% 82.24% 77.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3281 3411 3083
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manual Testing within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Camberley +21 21 £40,000 +23.07%
Guildford +2 5 £47,500 +57.02%
Godalming - 3 £32,500 -
Chertsey - 2 £25,000 -
Reigate - 2 £57,500 -
Manual Testing
South East

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 39 (59.09%) ISTQB
2 37 (56.06%) Automation Testing
3 36 (54.55%) Automated Testing
3 36 (54.55%) ISEB
4 29 (43.94%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (36.36%) Selenium
6 19 (28.79%) AS400
6 19 (28.79%) iSeries
7 17 (25.76%) Software Testing
7 17 (25.76%) Java
8 16 (24.24%) SQL
8 16 (24.24%) Finance
8 16 (24.24%) Degree
8 16 (24.24%) Test Scripting
8 16 (24.24%) WebDriver
9 14 (21.21%) QA
9 14 (21.21%) Scrum
9 14 (21.21%) C#
10 13 (19.70%) Test Automation
11 12 (18.18%) SDLC
11 12 (18.18%) SQL Server
12 10 (15.15%) JIRA
13 9 (13.64%) JavaScript
14 8 (12.12%) C++
14 8 (12.12%) .NET
14 8 (12.12%) XML
14 8 (12.12%) OO
14 8 (12.12%) TDD
15 6 (9.09%) JMeter
15 6 (9.09%) MS Excel

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.52%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 6 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.55%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 24 (36.36%) Selenium
2 16 (24.24%) WebDriver
3 10 (15.15%) JIRA
4 6 (9.09%) HP UFT
4 6 (9.09%) JMeter
4 6 (9.09%) Zephyr
5 3 (4.55%) SoapUI
5 3 (4.55%) Maven
6 2 (3.03%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.52%) JUnit
7 1 (1.52%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.52%) TestNG
7 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (24.24%) Finance
2 3 (4.55%) Retail
3 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (54.55%) Analyst
2 31 (46.97%) Test Analyst
3 23 (34.85%) Tester
4 14 (21.21%) Agile Test Analyst
5 9 (13.64%) Web Tester
5 9 (13.64%) Software Tester
6 6 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
6 6 (9.09%) Software Developer
6 6 (9.09%) Developer
6 6 (9.09%) Test Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) Systems Test Analyst
6 6 (9.09%) QA Analyst
7 5 (7.58%) C# Software Developer
7 5 (7.58%) C# Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Software Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) QA Tester
8 4 (6.06%) Web Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) Web Test Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) Software Test Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.12%) .NET
1 8 (12.12%) XML
2 6 (9.09%) HTML
3 3 (4.55%) HTML5
4 2 (3.03%) Web Services
5 1 (1.52%) JDBC
5 1 (1.52%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 19 (28.79%) AS400
1 19 (28.79%) iSeries
2 4 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.03%) Telematics
4 2 (3.03%) User Experience
4 2 (3.03%) iDTV
4 2 (3.03%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.58%) Windows
2 4 (6.06%) Linux
2 4 (6.06%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (56.06%) Automation Testing
2 36 (54.55%) Automated Testing
3 29 (43.94%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (25.76%) Software Testing
5 16 (24.24%) Test Scripting
6 14 (21.21%) Scrum
7 13 (19.70%) Test Automation
8 12 (18.18%) SDLC
9 8 (12.12%) TDD
9 8 (12.12%) OO
10 6 (9.09%) E-Commerce
10 6 (9.09%) Load Testing
10 6 (9.09%) Test Management
10 6 (9.09%) Financial Modelling
10 6 (9.09%) Risk Analytics
10 6 (9.09%) Analytics
11 5 (7.58%) Waterfall
11 5 (7.58%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (6.06%) Compatibility Testing
12 4 (6.06%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (25.76%) Java
2 16 (24.24%) SQL
3 14 (21.21%) C#
4 9 (13.64%) JavaScript
5 8 (12.12%) C++
6 6 (9.09%) VB
7 5 (7.58%) Perl
7 5 (7.58%) Python
8 3 (4.55%) PHP
9 2 (3.03%) VC++
9 2 (3.03%) Delphi
10 1 (1.52%) Ruby
10 1 (1.52%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 39 (59.09%) ISTQB
2 36 (54.55%) ISEB
3 16 (24.24%) Degree
4 6 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (21.21%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.55%) VMware
3 2 (3.03%) TOWER Software
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £0000 per annum + Bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Notonthehighstreet.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago