The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 51 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 0.72% 0.81% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 1.02% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Median salary £35,250 £28,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.68% -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Manual Testing
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Abingdon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
237 98 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 85.87% 79.03% 95.18%
Number of salaries quoted 103 83 143
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £60,000
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 Abingdon

The demand trend of job ads across the Abingdon 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 Abingdon

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Abingdon

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Abingdon

Manual Testing
Salary Histogram in Abingdon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Abingdon region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Manual Testing Salary Histogram in Abingdon

Manual Testing
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Abingdon region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 11 (91.67%) Selenium
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 8 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (66.67%) System Testing
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Vista
2 8 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 8 (66.67%) SDLC
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 4 (33.33%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (25.00%) .NET

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon 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:

Applications
1 8 (66.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (91.67%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Software Tester
1 8 (66.67%) Tester
2 7 (58.33%) Selenium Tester
3 5 (41.67%) Junior
3 5 (41.67%) Junior Software Tester
3 5 (41.67%) Junior Tester
4 4 (33.33%) Test Engineer
5 3 (25.00%) Graduate
5 3 (25.00%) Graduate Software Tester
5 3 (25.00%) Graduate Tester
5 3 (25.00%) IT Graduate
6 1 (8.33%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
1 8 (66.67%) Windows 8
1 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 8 (66.67%) Windows Vista
1 8 (66.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) SDLC
1 8 (66.67%) System Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Java
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft