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

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 161 182 141
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -41
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 31 27 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.90% 0.64% 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 0.75% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 31 27 78
Median salary £38,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.92% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,500 £41,800
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
2918 3614 3929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 84.51% 85.64% 84.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2381 3172 3145
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £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 27 September 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 27 September 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
Reigate +16 9 £40,000 -30.43%
Horley - 4 £35,000 -
Guildford +17 3 £43,000 -9.47% 1
Walton-on-Thames +16 2 £31,500 -
Staines - 2 £25,000 -
Farnham - 1 £28,000 -
Leatherhead - 1 £30,000 -
Redhill - 1 £40,000 -
Weybridge - 1 £24,000 -
Manual Testing
South East

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 51 (53.68%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (49.47%) QA
3 36 (37.89%) SQL
4 32 (33.68%) Test Automation
5 31 (32.63%) C#
6 30 (31.58%) Regression Testing
7 29 (30.53%) Software Testing
7 29 (30.53%) Test Strategy
7 29 (30.53%) Automation Testing
8 28 (29.47%) ISTQB
8 28 (29.47%) Selenium
8 28 (29.47%) Scrum
9 27 (28.42%) ISEB
10 26 (27.37%) User Acceptance Testing
11 22 (23.16%) Finance
11 22 (23.16%) SQL Server
12 21 (22.11%) Windows
12 21 (22.11%) Team Foundation Server
13 19 (20.00%) Unix
13 19 (20.00%) Python
13 19 (20.00%) Perl
13 19 (20.00%) C
13 19 (20.00%) Automotive
14 18 (18.95%) BDD
15 17 (17.89%) Java
16 16 (16.84%) Time Management
16 16 (16.84%) Non-Functional Testing
17 15 (15.79%) Degree
18 14 (14.74%) JIRA
18 14 (14.74%) Microsoft

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 4 (4.21%) Confluence
2 1 (1.05%) Apache
2 1 (1.05%) ColdFusion
2 1 (1.05%) IIS
2 1 (1.05%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (13.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.21%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (4.21%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (4.21%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.05%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.53%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (23.16%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.11%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.05%) MySQL
3 1 (1.05%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 28 (29.47%) Selenium
2 21 (22.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (14.74%) JIRA
4 11 (11.58%) SpecFlow
4 11 (11.58%) Subversion
5 10 (10.53%) InstallShield
5 10 (10.53%) TestComplete
5 10 (10.53%) Visual Studio
5 10 (10.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 8 (8.42%) SoapUI
6 8 (8.42%) WebDriver
7 5 (5.26%) Git (software)
8 4 (4.21%) HP UFT
9 3 (3.16%) JMeter
10 2 (2.11%) Cucumber
10 2 (2.11%) JUnit
10 2 (2.11%) PHPUnit
11 1 (1.05%) Fiddler
11 1 (1.05%) MSTest
11 1 (1.05%) WatiN
General
1 22 (23.16%) Finance
2 19 (20.00%) Automotive
3 12 (12.63%) Telecoms
4 10 (10.53%) Aerospace
5 4 (4.21%) Games
6 3 (3.16%) Back Office
7 2 (2.11%) Billing
8 1 (1.05%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 42 (44.21%) Analyst
2 40 (42.11%) Test Analyst
3 30 (31.58%) Tester
4 25 (26.32%) Test Engineer
5 18 (18.95%) Automation Tester
6 16 (16.84%) Junior
7 14 (14.74%) Automation Test Analyst
8 13 (13.68%) QA Engineer
9 12 (12.63%) Software Test Engineer
10 11 (11.58%) Developer
10 11 (11.58%) Junior Tester
10 11 (11.58%) QA Analyst
10 11 (11.58%) QA Test Engineer
11 10 (10.53%) QA Test Analyst
12 9 (9.47%) Junior Analyst
12 9 (9.47%) Junior Test Analyst
12 9 (9.47%) Manual Test Analyst
13 8 (8.42%) Java Developer
13 8 (8.42%) QA Tester
13 8 (8.42%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.63%) .NET
2 10 (10.53%) XML
3 7 (7.37%) Spring
3 7 (7.37%) Swing
4 4 (4.21%) Web Services
5 3 (3.16%) HTML
6 2 (2.11%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.05%) Ajax
7 1 (1.05%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (1.05%) CSS
7 1 (1.05%) LAMP
7 1 (1.05%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.68%) Client/Server
2 10 (10.53%) Mathematics
3 7 (7.37%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.26%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.11%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.11%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.05%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (22.11%) Windows
2 19 (20.00%) Unix
3 11 (11.58%) Linux
4 10 (10.53%) Solaris
5 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (53.68%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (33.68%) Test Automation
3 30 (31.58%) Regression Testing
4 29 (30.53%) Automation Testing
4 29 (30.53%) Software Testing
4 29 (30.53%) Test Strategy
5 28 (29.47%) Scrum
6 26 (27.37%) User Acceptance Testing
7 18 (18.95%) BDD
8 16 (16.84%) Non-Functional Testing
8 16 (16.84%) Time Management
9 13 (13.68%) Automated Testing
9 13 (13.68%) Test Scripting
10 12 (12.63%) Software Engineering
11 11 (11.58%) Functional Testing
12 10 (10.53%) Issue Tracking
12 10 (10.53%) SDLC
13 9 (9.47%) Project Planning
14 8 (8.42%) Web Testing
15 7 (7.37%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 36 (37.89%) SQL
2 31 (32.63%) C#
3 19 (20.00%) C
3 19 (20.00%) Perl
3 19 (20.00%) Python
4 17 (17.89%) Java
5 13 (13.68%) C++
6 12 (12.63%) Ruby
7 9 (9.47%) PL/SQL
8 7 (7.37%) VB
9 5 (5.26%) PHP
10 3 (3.16%) JavaScript
10 3 (3.16%) VC++
Qualifications
1 28 (29.47%) ISTQB
2 27 (28.42%) ISEB
3 15 (15.79%) Degree
4 13 (13.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.11%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.05%) CSSLP
6 1 (1.05%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.05%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (49.47%) QA
2 2 (2.11%) SDET
Systems Management
1 1 (1.05%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 14 (14.74%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.58%) Oracle
3 10 (10.53%) Red Hat
4 4 (4.21%) Demandware
4 4 (4.21%) TOWER Software
5 1 (1.05%) CODA
5 1 (1.05%) Netsparker
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