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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manual Testing
South East / Surrey
Rank 138 162 192
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +30
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 26 37 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.98% 0.96% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 1.10% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 26 36 22
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £40,000 £51,750
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
2183 3363 3765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 82.50% 87.10% 87.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1852 2896 3166
Median salary £48,500 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.02% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,791 £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 18 January 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 18 January 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 +36 13 £24,500 -57.39% 1
Reigate +19 3 £30,000 +9.09%
Dorking - 1 £22,500 -
Leatherhead - 1 £35,000 -
Manual Testing
South East

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 25 (46.30%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (42.59%) QA
3 22 (40.74%) Software Testing
3 22 (40.74%) SQL
4 20 (37.04%) ISEB
4 20 (37.04%) Finance
4 20 (37.04%) Scrum
5 19 (35.19%) C#
6 18 (33.33%) Regression Testing
6 18 (33.33%) Selenium
6 18 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 16 (29.63%) ISTQB
7 16 (29.63%) SQL Server
8 15 (27.78%) Microsoft
8 15 (27.78%) Automated Testing
9 14 (25.93%) Windows
9 14 (25.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 13 (24.07%) Mathematics
11 12 (22.22%) SDLC
12 11 (20.37%) Subversion
12 11 (20.37%) MS Excel
12 11 (20.37%) Java
13 10 (18.52%) Visual Studio
13 10 (18.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 10 (18.52%) Client/Server
13 10 (18.52%) TestComplete
13 10 (18.52%) Issue Tracking
14 9 (16.67%) SpecFlow
14 9 (16.67%) Test Automation
14 9 (16.67%) User Acceptance 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.85%) Apache
1 1 (1.85%) ColdFusion
1 1 (1.85%) IIS
1 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (20.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.85%) MySQL
3 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 18 (33.33%) Selenium
1 18 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (20.37%) Subversion
3 10 (18.52%) TestComplete
3 10 (18.52%) Visual Studio
3 10 (18.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 9 (16.67%) SpecFlow
5 6 (11.11%) JIRA
5 6 (11.11%) WebDriver
6 4 (7.41%) HP UFT
7 3 (5.56%) Cucumber
7 3 (5.56%) JUnit
7 3 (5.56%) MSTest
7 3 (5.56%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.85%) Burp Suite
8 1 (1.85%) Fiddler
8 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.85%) InstallShield
8 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (1.85%) Zephyr
General
1 20 (37.04%) Finance
2 4 (7.41%) Retail
2 4 (7.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.85%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.85%) Automotive
3 1 (1.85%) Back Office
3 1 (1.85%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 31 (57.41%) Analyst
2 30 (55.56%) Test Analyst
3 14 (25.93%) Tester
4 12 (22.22%) Automation Test Analyst
5 9 (16.67%) Software Tester
6 8 (14.81%) Manual Test Analyst
6 8 (14.81%) Test Engineer
7 6 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
8 5 (9.26%) Agile Test Analyst
8 5 (9.26%) Software Analyst
8 5 (9.26%) Software Test Analyst
9 4 (7.41%) Developer
9 4 (7.41%) QA Tester
10 3 (5.56%) Manual Tester
10 3 (5.56%) QA Analyst
10 3 (5.56%) QA Test Analyst
10 3 (5.56%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
10 3 (5.56%) Senior Test Engineer
10 3 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
10 3 (5.56%) Systems Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.11%) .NET
2 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET
3 3 (5.56%) HTML
4 2 (3.70%) Web Services
5 1 (1.85%) Ajax
5 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (1.85%) CSS
5 1 (1.85%) LAMP
5 1 (1.85%) Middleware
5 1 (1.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.07%) Mathematics
2 10 (18.52%) Client/Server
3 7 (12.96%) Computer Science
4 4 (7.41%) Mobile App
5 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.85%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.93%) Windows
2 2 (3.70%) Linux
3 1 (1.85%) Solaris
3 1 (1.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (46.30%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (40.74%) Software Testing
3 20 (37.04%) Scrum
4 18 (33.33%) Regression Testing
5 15 (27.78%) Automated Testing
6 12 (22.22%) SDLC
7 10 (18.52%) Issue Tracking
8 9 (16.67%) Test Automation
8 9 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (14.81%) BDD
9 8 (14.81%) Test Scripting
10 7 (12.96%) Automation Testing
10 7 (12.96%) Performance Testing
10 7 (12.96%) Time Management
10 7 (12.96%) Unit Testing
11 6 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (11.11%) Release Management
11 6 (11.11%) Test Strategy
12 5 (9.26%) E-Commerce
13 4 (7.41%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (40.74%) SQL
2 19 (35.19%) C#
3 11 (20.37%) Java
4 7 (12.96%) Ruby
4 7 (12.96%) VB
5 6 (11.11%) C++
6 5 (9.26%) Python
7 3 (5.56%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.85%) C
8 1 (1.85%) Perl
8 1 (1.85%) PHP
8 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (37.04%) ISEB
2 16 (29.63%) ISTQB
3 14 (25.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 9 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (1.85%) CSSLP
5 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (42.59%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 15 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.41%) TOWER Software
3 1 (1.85%) Netsparker
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle
3 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
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