The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Surrey region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manual Testing
Rank 193 195 214
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +19
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 25 21 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.47% 0.40% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.51% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 23 21 23
Average salary £34,000 £32,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £33,900
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £40,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -3.03%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4359 4098 4616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 82.04% 77.41% 76.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3540 3169 3959
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Manual Testing
South East

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Woking - 6 £41,000 -
Chertsey - 5 £29,000 -
Guildford 0 3 £38,500 +28.33%
Haslemere - 2 £31,250 -
Redhill - 1 £52,500 -
Reigate - 1 £47,500 -
Walton-on-Thames - 1 £30,000 -
Farnham - 1 £34,000 -
Manual Testing
South East

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 26 (65.00%) SQL
2 24 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (57.50%) QA
4 19 (47.50%) Automated Testing
5 16 (40.00%) Software Testing
6 14 (35.00%) Scrum
7 13 (32.50%) ISEB
7 13 (32.50%) User Acceptance Testing
8 12 (30.00%) Windows
8 12 (30.00%) Finance
8 12 (30.00%) TDD
9 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
9 11 (27.50%) .NET
10 10 (25.00%) Visual Studio
10 10 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (22.50%) Selenium
11 9 (22.50%) MS Excel
12 8 (20.00%) Internet
12 8 (20.00%) Test Strategy
13 7 (17.50%) Bug Management
13 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Azure
13 7 (17.50%) HP Quality Center
13 7 (17.50%) MSTest
13 7 (17.50%) Computer Science
13 7 (17.50%) Degree
13 7 (17.50%) Client/Server
13 7 (17.50%) MS Office
13 7 (17.50%) Python
14 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
14 6 (15.00%) C#

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (22.50%) MS Excel
2 7 (17.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 10 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (22.50%) Selenium
3 7 (17.50%) MSTest
4 4 (10.00%) WebDriver
5 2 (5.00%) Moq
5 2 (5.00%) Cucumber
5 2 (5.00%) JUnit
5 2 (5.00%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (2.50%) SilkPerformer
6 1 (2.50%) TestPartner
6 1 (2.50%) QALoad
6 1 (2.50%) LoadRunner
6 1 (2.50%) TestNG
6 1 (2.50%) EasyMock
6 1 (2.50%) jMock
6 1 (2.50%) SoapUI
General
1 12 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 21 (52.50%) Tester
2 19 (47.50%) Analyst
3 16 (40.00%) Software Tester
4 13 (32.50%) Test Analyst
5 11 (27.50%) Test Engineer
6 8 (20.00%) QA Engineer
7 6 (15.00%) QA Analyst
8 4 (10.00%) Manual Tester
9 2 (5.00%) Test Leader
9 2 (5.00%) Web Tester
9 2 (5.00%) Software Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (5.00%) Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Senior Test Analyst
10 1 (2.50%) Senior Tester
10 1 (2.50%) QA Tester
10 1 (2.50%) Test Consultant
10 1 (2.50%) Applications Tester
10 1 (2.50%) Technical Test Analyst
10 1 (2.50%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (27.50%) .NET
2 3 (7.50%) WPF
2 3 (7.50%) LINQ
3 2 (5.00%) Qt
3 2 (5.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.50%) HTML
4 1 (2.50%) CSS
4 1 (2.50%) SOAP
4 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Computer Science
1 7 (17.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (47.50%) Automated Testing
3 16 (40.00%) Software Testing
4 14 (35.00%) Scrum
5 13 (32.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 12 (30.00%) TDD
7 8 (20.00%) Test Strategy
8 7 (17.50%) Bug Management
9 5 (12.50%) Automation Testing
10 4 (10.00%) Test Scripting
11 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering
11 3 (7.50%) Data Analysis
11 3 (7.50%) OO
11 3 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (7.50%) MVVM
12 2 (5.00%) BDD
12 2 (5.00%) Configuration Management
12 2 (5.00%) Project Management
12 2 (5.00%) Refactoring
13 1 (2.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (65.00%) SQL
2 7 (17.50%) Python
3 6 (15.00%) C#
4 2 (5.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (5.00%) Ruby
5 1 (2.50%) MATLAB
5 1 (2.50%) Java
5 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (32.50%) ISEB
2 7 (17.50%) Degree
3 3 (7.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (57.50%) QA
2 2 (5.00%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (17.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) VMware
3 1 (2.50%) MathWorks
Surrey
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Salary: 40000-45000 Per Annum Benefits - Pension, Bonus, 25 Days Holidays
Posted: 27 days ago