Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Manual Testing
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 75 108
Rank change year-on-year -12 +33 -12
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 3 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 0.36% 1.60% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 1.88% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 7
Guildford median annual salary £28,500 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.57% -26.32% +46.15%
10th Percentile £26,350 £28,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £36,050 £45,350 £58,750
Surrey median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +14.29%

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
Guildford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 724 692 1115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 87.97% 85.22% 86.37%
Number of salaries quoted 641 630 1000
Guildford median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £66,250
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Manual Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

Job postings citing Manual Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Guildford.

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Cryptography
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) Blockchain
3 1 (33.33%) Context-Driven Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Master's Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Online Security
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity

Manual Testing
Co-occurring 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 1 (33.33%) Blockchain
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) QA Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Software QA Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Software Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Context-Driven Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Cryptography
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Online Security
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA