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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 138 188 172
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -16
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 62 31 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.69% 0.67% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.03% 0.77% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 61 31 58
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
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
3049 4017 4464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 83.17% 86.61% 85.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2600 3389 3689
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £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 29 June 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 29 June 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 - 15 £31,500 - 2
Redhill - 8 £40,000 -
Weybridge - 5 £27,500 - 2
Leatherhead - 4 £35,000 -
Horley - 3 £35,000 - 1
Guildford +11 2 £43,000 +30.30% 1
Farnham - 2 £67,500 -
Woking - 1 £35,000 -
Manual Testing
South East

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 58 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (44.83%) QA
3 48 (41.38%) Selenium
3 48 (41.38%) Test Automation
4 45 (38.79%) Automation Testing
5 39 (33.62%) Test Strategy
5 39 (33.62%) ISEB
6 38 (32.76%) SQL
6 38 (32.76%) Software Testing
7 33 (28.45%) ISTQB
7 33 (28.45%) User Acceptance Testing
8 32 (27.59%) Automated Testing
9 31 (26.72%) Finance
10 27 (23.28%) Windows
11 26 (22.41%) Python
12 25 (21.55%) JIRA
12 25 (21.55%) Team Foundation Server
13 24 (20.69%) Non-Functional Testing
13 24 (20.69%) Unix
13 24 (20.69%) Perl
13 24 (20.69%) C#
13 24 (20.69%) Automotive
13 24 (20.69%) Scrum
14 23 (19.83%) Test Scripting
15 22 (18.97%) Microsoft
16 19 (16.38%) Performance Testing
17 18 (15.52%) BDD
17 18 (15.52%) Web Testing
17 18 (15.52%) Java
17 18 (15.52%) .NET

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 (3.45%) Confluence
2 1 (0.86%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 4 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (6.03%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (3.45%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (3.45%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.90%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.07%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.59%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 48 (41.38%) Selenium
2 25 (21.55%) JIRA
2 25 (21.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (12.93%) SoapUI
4 13 (11.21%) WebDriver
5 9 (7.76%) SpecFlow
5 9 (7.76%) Visual Studio
5 9 (7.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 8 (6.90%) InstallShield
7 7 (6.03%) HP UFT
8 4 (3.45%) Git (software)
9 2 (1.72%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.86%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.86%) JMeter
10 1 (0.86%) WatiN
General
1 31 (26.72%) Finance
2 24 (20.69%) Automotive
3 10 (8.62%) Telecoms
4 8 (6.90%) Aerospace
4 8 (6.90%) Back Office
5 4 (3.45%) Games
6 2 (1.72%) Billing
7 1 (0.86%) Legal
7 1 (0.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 67 (57.76%) Analyst
2 66 (56.90%) Test Analyst
3 37 (31.90%) Tester
4 29 (25.00%) Test Engineer
5 22 (18.97%) Junior
6 20 (17.24%) QA Analyst
6 20 (17.24%) QA Engineer
7 19 (16.38%) Automation Tester
7 19 (16.38%) Manual Test Analyst
7 19 (16.38%) QA Test Analyst
8 18 (15.52%) QA Test Engineer
9 16 (13.79%) Automation Test Analyst
9 16 (13.79%) Junior Tester
10 13 (11.21%) Junior Analyst
10 13 (11.21%) Junior Test Analyst
10 13 (11.21%) Selenium Test Analyst
10 13 (11.21%) Systems Tester
11 11 (9.48%) Software Test Engineer
11 11 (9.48%) SQL Analyst
12 10 (8.62%) Junior Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (15.52%) .NET
2 16 (13.79%) XML
3 7 (6.03%) Middleware
3 7 (6.03%) Spring
3 7 (6.03%) Swing
4 2 (1.72%) Web Services
5 1 (0.86%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.48%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.62%) Client/Server
3 9 (7.76%) Mathematics
4 5 (4.31%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.86%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.86%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (23.28%) Windows
2 24 (20.69%) Unix
3 8 (6.90%) Linux
3 8 (6.90%) Solaris
4 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (41.38%) Test Automation
3 45 (38.79%) Automation Testing
4 39 (33.62%) Test Strategy
5 38 (32.76%) Software Testing
6 33 (28.45%) User Acceptance Testing
7 32 (27.59%) Automated Testing
8 24 (20.69%) Non-Functional Testing
8 24 (20.69%) Scrum
9 23 (19.83%) Test Scripting
10 19 (16.38%) Performance Testing
11 18 (15.52%) BDD
11 18 (15.52%) Web Testing
12 17 (14.66%) Time Management
13 16 (13.79%) Project Planning
14 14 (12.07%) Functional Testing
14 14 (12.07%) Regression Testing
14 14 (12.07%) Waterfall
15 13 (11.21%) TDD
16 11 (9.48%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 38 (32.76%) SQL
2 26 (22.41%) Python
3 24 (20.69%) C#
3 24 (20.69%) Perl
4 18 (15.52%) Java
5 17 (14.66%) C
6 16 (13.79%) PL/SQL
7 12 (10.34%) Ruby
8 11 (9.48%) C++
9 4 (3.45%) PHP
10 3 (2.59%) VC++
Qualifications
1 39 (33.62%) ISEB
2 33 (28.45%) ISTQB
3 13 (11.21%) Degree
4 10 (8.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.72%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.86%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (44.83%) QA
2 2 (1.72%) SDET
Systems Management
1 7 (6.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (18.97%) Microsoft
2 17 (14.66%) Oracle
3 9 (7.76%) MKS
3 9 (7.76%) TOWER Software
4 8 (6.90%) Red Hat
5 7 (6.03%) HP
6 4 (3.45%) Demandware
7 1 (0.86%) CODA
Richmond, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 14 hours ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Horley, Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Walton-On-Thames
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Weybridge
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago