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

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 135 182 179
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -3
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 65 29 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.65% 0.66% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.97% 0.76% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 64 29 48
Median salary £33,750 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
3303 3800 4410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 84.05% 86.36% 85.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2759 3186 3609
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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
Walton-on-Thames - 16 £27,500 - 3
Woking +5 5 £32,500 -
Leatherhead +23 4 £33,750 -3.57%
Weybridge -16 3 £27,500 -12.69% 2
Guildford -5 2 £36,500 - 1
Reigate -17 2 £32,500 -23.52%
Farnham - 2 £67,500 - 1
Horley - 2 £35,000 -
Redhill - 2 £47,500 - 1
Manual Testing
South East

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 54 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (43.24%) QA
2 48 (43.24%) Selenium
3 47 (42.34%) Automation Testing
4 45 (40.54%) Test Automation
5 43 (38.74%) ISEB
6 38 (34.23%) SQL
7 37 (33.33%) Software Testing
8 36 (32.43%) Test Strategy
9 34 (30.63%) User Acceptance Testing
10 33 (29.73%) ISTQB
11 32 (28.83%) Automated Testing
11 32 (28.83%) Finance
12 30 (27.03%) JIRA
12 30 (27.03%) Team Foundation Server
13 25 (22.52%) Microsoft
14 23 (20.72%) Test Scripting
14 23 (20.72%) Windows
15 22 (19.82%) Python
15 22 (19.82%) Scrum
16 21 (18.92%) .NET
16 21 (18.92%) C#
16 21 (18.92%) Web Testing
16 21 (18.92%) Performance Testing
16 21 (18.92%) Non-Functional Testing
17 20 (18.02%) Perl
17 20 (18.02%) Unix
17 20 (18.02%) Automotive
18 18 (16.22%) Oracle
18 18 (16.22%) SoapUI

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 3 (2.70%) Confluence
2 1 (0.90%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 4 (3.60%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (8.11%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (3.60%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (3.60%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (3.60%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.61%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 48 (43.24%) Selenium
2 30 (27.03%) JIRA
2 30 (27.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (16.22%) SoapUI
4 12 (10.81%) WebDriver
5 11 (9.91%) SpecFlow
5 11 (9.91%) Visual Studio
5 11 (9.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 7 (6.31%) HP UFT
7 5 (4.50%) InstallShield
8 1 (0.90%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.90%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.90%) JMeter
General
1 32 (28.83%) Finance
2 20 (18.02%) Automotive
3 8 (7.21%) Back Office
4 7 (6.31%) Telecoms
5 5 (4.50%) Aerospace
6 3 (2.70%) Games
7 2 (1.80%) Billing
8 1 (0.90%) Legal
8 1 (0.90%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 75 (67.57%) Analyst
1 75 (67.57%) Test Analyst
2 36 (32.43%) Tester
3 27 (24.32%) Test Engineer
4 24 (21.62%) Manual Test Analyst
5 21 (18.92%) QA Analyst
5 21 (18.92%) QA Test Analyst
6 20 (18.02%) Junior
7 19 (17.12%) QA Engineer
8 18 (16.22%) Automation Test Analyst
9 17 (15.32%) QA Test Engineer
10 15 (13.51%) Agile Test Analyst
10 15 (13.51%) Automation Tester
11 14 (12.61%) Junior Tester
12 13 (11.71%) Junior Analyst
12 13 (11.71%) Junior Test Analyst
12 13 (11.71%) Selenium Test Analyst
12 13 (11.71%) Systems Tester
13 11 (9.91%) SQL Analyst
13 11 (9.91%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (18.92%) .NET
2 15 (13.51%) XML
3 9 (8.11%) Middleware
4 1 (0.90%) HTML
4 1 (0.90%) JSON
4 1 (0.90%) Spring
4 1 (0.90%) Swing
4 1 (0.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.91%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (9.91%) Client/Server
1 11 (9.91%) Mathematics
2 4 (3.60%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.70%) AS400
3 3 (2.70%) iSeries
4 1 (0.90%) Algorithms
4 1 (0.90%) Driving Licence
4 1 (0.90%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (20.72%) Windows
2 20 (18.02%) Unix
3 5 (4.50%) Linux
3 5 (4.50%) Solaris
4 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (42.34%) Automation Testing
3 45 (40.54%) Test Automation
4 37 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 36 (32.43%) Test Strategy
6 34 (30.63%) User Acceptance Testing
7 32 (28.83%) Automated Testing
8 23 (20.72%) Test Scripting
9 22 (19.82%) Scrum
10 21 (18.92%) Non-Functional Testing
10 21 (18.92%) Performance Testing
10 21 (18.92%) Web Testing
11 17 (15.32%) BDD
12 16 (14.41%) Time Management
13 15 (13.51%) Project Planning
13 15 (13.51%) Waterfall
14 13 (11.71%) Mentoring
14 13 (11.71%) SDLC
15 11 (9.91%) Functional Testing
15 11 (9.91%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (34.23%) SQL
2 22 (19.82%) Python
3 21 (18.92%) C#
4 20 (18.02%) Perl
5 12 (10.81%) Java
5 12 (10.81%) PL/SQL
6 8 (7.21%) C
6 8 (7.21%) Ruby
7 7 (6.31%) C++
8 2 (1.80%) PHP
8 2 (1.80%) VC++
Qualifications
1 43 (38.74%) ISEB
2 33 (29.73%) ISTQB
3 12 (10.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 9 (8.11%) Degree
5 2 (1.80%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.90%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.90%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (43.24%) QA
2 1 (0.90%) SDET
Systems Management
1 9 (8.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (22.52%) Microsoft
2 18 (16.22%) Oracle
3 11 (9.91%) MKS
3 11 (9.91%) TOWER Software
4 9 (8.11%) HP
5 5 (4.50%) Red Hat
6 4 (3.60%) Demandware
7 1 (0.90%) CODA
Guildford, Surrey
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Walton-On-Thames
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Surrey
TDA Group
Posted: 10 days ago
Weybridge
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Farnham
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Walton-On-Thames
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Walton-On-Thames
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago