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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 130 185 166
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -19
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 60 36 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.67% 0.79% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 0.91% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 60 36 61
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 £52,750 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
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
2999 3947 4263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 83.51% 86.59% 84.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2544 3376 3485
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 £32,400 £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 24 July 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 24 July 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 - 12 £31,500 - 2
Redhill - 8 £40,000 -
Horley - 6 £35,000 -
Weybridge - 6 £27,500 - 2
Guildford +8 4 £43,000 -9.47% 1
Reigate +7 3 £38,000 -24.00%
Farnham - 2 £67,500 -
Leatherhead - 2 £35,000 -
Woking - 1 £35,000 -
Manual Testing
South East

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 53 (47.75%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (44.14%) QA
3 44 (39.64%) Test Automation
4 39 (35.14%) Automation Testing
4 39 (35.14%) Selenium
5 36 (32.43%) Software Testing
5 36 (32.43%) Test Strategy
6 35 (31.53%) SQL
7 34 (30.63%) ISEB
8 33 (29.73%) ISTQB
9 30 (27.03%) Windows
10 29 (26.13%) C#
11 28 (25.23%) Python
11 28 (25.23%) User Acceptance Testing
12 27 (24.32%) Finance
13 26 (23.42%) Unix
13 26 (23.42%) Perl
13 26 (23.42%) Automotive
14 25 (22.52%) Automated Testing
15 24 (21.62%) Scrum
16 23 (20.72%) Regression Testing
16 23 (20.72%) Non-Functional Testing
17 20 (18.02%) Team Foundation Server
17 20 (18.02%) Test Scripting
18 19 (17.12%) C
18 19 (17.12%) Java
19 18 (16.22%) Time Management
20 17 (15.32%) SQL Server
20 17 (15.32%) Microsoft
21 16 (14.41%) Project Planning

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 (3.60%) Confluence
2 1 (0.90%) Apache
2 1 (0.90%) ColdFusion
2 1 (0.90%) IIS
2 1 (0.90%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (7.21%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.60%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (3.60%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (3.60%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.80%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.01%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (15.32%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.70%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.90%) MySQL
3 1 (0.90%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.90%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 39 (35.14%) Selenium
2 20 (18.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (14.41%) JIRA
4 13 (11.71%) WebDriver
5 11 (9.91%) SoapUI
6 10 (9.01%) InstallShield
7 8 (7.21%) SpecFlow
7 8 (7.21%) Visual Studio
7 8 (7.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 5 (4.50%) HP UFT
9 4 (3.60%) Git (software)
10 3 (2.70%) JMeter
10 3 (2.70%) Subversion
10 3 (2.70%) TestComplete
11 2 (1.80%) JUnit
11 2 (1.80%) PHPUnit
12 1 (0.90%) Burp Suite
12 1 (0.90%) Cucumber
12 1 (0.90%) Fiddler
12 1 (0.90%) WatiN
General
1 27 (24.32%) Finance
2 26 (23.42%) Automotive
3 12 (10.81%) Telecoms
4 10 (9.01%) Aerospace
5 8 (7.21%) Back Office
6 4 (3.60%) Games
7 2 (1.80%) Billing
8 1 (0.90%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 56 (50.45%) Analyst
2 54 (48.65%) Test Analyst
3 34 (30.63%) Tester
4 31 (27.93%) Test Engineer
5 23 (20.72%) Junior
6 19 (17.12%) Automation Tester
7 16 (14.41%) Junior Tester
7 16 (14.41%) QA Engineer
8 15 (13.51%) QA Analyst
9 14 (12.61%) Junior Analyst
9 14 (12.61%) Junior Test Analyst
9 14 (12.61%) QA Test Analyst
9 14 (12.61%) QA Test Engineer
10 13 (11.71%) Software Test Engineer
11 12 (10.81%) Selenium Test Analyst
12 11 (9.91%) Automation Test Analyst
13 10 (9.01%) Developer
13 10 (9.01%) Junior Automation Tester
13 10 (9.01%) Manual Test Analyst
13 10 (9.01%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (13.51%) .NET
2 13 (11.71%) XML
3 7 (6.31%) Spring
3 7 (6.31%) Swing
4 3 (2.70%) Middleware
5 2 (1.80%) Web Services
6 1 (0.90%) Ajax
6 1 (0.90%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.90%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (0.90%) CSS
6 1 (0.90%) HTML
6 1 (0.90%) JSON
6 1 (0.90%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.81%) Client/Server
2 10 (9.01%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.21%) Mathematics
4 6 (5.41%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.80%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.90%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.90%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (27.03%) Windows
2 26 (23.42%) Unix
3 11 (9.91%) Linux
4 10 (9.01%) Solaris
5 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (47.75%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (39.64%) Test Automation
3 39 (35.14%) Automation Testing
4 36 (32.43%) Software Testing
4 36 (32.43%) Test Strategy
5 28 (25.23%) User Acceptance Testing
6 25 (22.52%) Automated Testing
7 24 (21.62%) Scrum
8 23 (20.72%) Non-Functional Testing
8 23 (20.72%) Regression Testing
9 20 (18.02%) Test Scripting
10 18 (16.22%) Time Management
11 16 (14.41%) BDD
11 16 (14.41%) Project Planning
12 15 (13.51%) Functional Testing
13 14 (12.61%) Web Testing
14 12 (10.81%) Performance Testing
15 11 (9.91%) SDLC
15 11 (9.91%) Software Engineering
15 11 (9.91%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 35 (31.53%) SQL
2 29 (26.13%) C#
3 28 (25.23%) Python
4 26 (23.42%) Perl
5 19 (17.12%) C
5 19 (17.12%) Java
6 14 (12.61%) Ruby
7 13 (11.71%) C++
8 11 (9.91%) PL/SQL
9 5 (4.50%) PHP
10 3 (2.70%) JavaScript
10 3 (2.70%) VB
10 3 (2.70%) VC++
Qualifications
1 34 (30.63%) ISEB
2 33 (29.73%) ISTQB
3 16 (14.41%) Degree
4 10 (9.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.80%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.90%) CSSLP
6 1 (0.90%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.90%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (44.14%) QA
2 2 (1.80%) SDET
Systems Management
1 2 (1.80%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.90%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 17 (15.32%) Microsoft
2 14 (12.61%) Oracle
3 10 (9.01%) Red Hat
4 8 (7.21%) TOWER Software
5 5 (4.50%) MKS
6 4 (3.60%) Demandware
7 2 (1.80%) HP
8 1 (0.90%) CODA
8 1 (0.90%) Netsparker
Weybridge, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford
Spectrum IT
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 17 days ago
Walton-On-Thames
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Weybridge
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Walton-On-Thames
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago