The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Guildford with a requirement for Manual Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manual Testing
Surrey / Guildford
Rank 50 75 74
Rank change year-on-year +25 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 8 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 2.48% 0.45% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.27% 0.48% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 3
Median salary £33,750 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -6.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

Manual Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Guildford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Guildford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 245 626 576
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 76.09% 93.43% 83.24%
Number of salaries quoted 232 404 536
Median salary £47,500 £44,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.95% -7.36%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,898 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Manual Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Guildford citing Manual Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Manual Testing in Guildford

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Manual Testing in Guildford.

Salary trend for Manual Testing in Guildford

Manual Testing
Salary Histogram in Guildford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Manual Testing in Guildford over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Manual Testing in Guildford

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 12 (57.14%) Windows
2 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 11 (52.38%) ISEB
2 11 (52.38%) Performance Testing
3 10 (47.62%) Degree
3 10 (47.62%) Computer Science
3 10 (47.62%) C++
4 9 (42.86%) Java
4 9 (42.86%) QA
5 8 (38.10%) Automation Testing
6 7 (33.33%) C#
6 7 (33.33%) SQL
7 6 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (28.57%) Automated Testing
7 6 (28.57%) Release Management
7 6 (28.57%) Test Scripting
7 6 (28.57%) Mathematics
7 6 (28.57%) Software Testing
8 5 (23.81%) ISTQB
8 5 (23.81%) Big Data
8 5 (23.81%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (23.81%) Cyber Attack
8 5 (23.81%) Security Testing
8 5 (23.81%) Hadoop
8 5 (23.81%) Open Source
8 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
8 5 (23.81%) Cryptography
8 5 (23.81%) Online Security
8 5 (23.81%) Finance
8 5 (23.81%) Migration

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) Big Data
1 5 (23.81%) Blockchain
1 5 (23.81%) Data Lake
1 5 (23.81%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) JUnit
1 3 (14.29%) Selenium
2 1 (4.76%) JIRA
2 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (4.76%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Analyst
1 8 (38.10%) Test Analyst
2 7 (33.33%) Tester
3 6 (28.57%) Software Tester
4 4 (19.05%) QA Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Developer in Test
6 2 (9.52%) Junior
6 2 (9.52%) Junior Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Junior Test Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Test Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Junior Tester
7 1 (4.76%) QA Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) QA Test Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Software Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Software Test Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Test Automation Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Test Automation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Computer Science
2 5 (23.81%) Cyber Attack
3 3 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Performance Testing
2 8 (38.10%) Automation Testing
3 6 (28.57%) Automated Testing
3 6 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (28.57%) Mathematics
3 6 (28.57%) Release Management
3 6 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 6 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 5 (23.81%) Cryptography
4 5 (23.81%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (23.81%) Migration
4 5 (23.81%) Online Security
4 5 (23.81%) Open Source
4 5 (23.81%) Security Testing
4 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
5 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (14.29%) Scrum
6 3 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 3 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) C++
2 9 (42.86%) Java
3 7 (33.33%) C#
3 7 (33.33%) SQL
4 5 (23.81%) C
5 4 (19.05%) Python
6 3 (14.29%) Ruby
7 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
7 1 (4.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) ISEB
2 10 (47.62%) Degree
3 5 (23.81%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (42.86%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
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