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

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 58 52 74
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +22
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 11 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.20% 0.24% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.74% 0.28% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 4
Median salary £33,500 £22,500 £34,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+48.88% -35.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £22,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,500 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Manual Testing
Hampshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
402 354 536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 80.56% 85.51% 81.21%
Number of salaries quoted 371 260 414
Median salary £39,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,750 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

The demand trend of job ads across the Basingstoke 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 Basingstoke

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Basingstoke

Manual Testing
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

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

Manual Testing Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Manual Testing
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (92.86%) Degree
2 13 (92.86%) ISEB
2 13 (92.86%) Test Automation
3 12 (85.71%) REST
3 12 (85.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 12 (85.71%) Test Scripting
3 12 (85.71%) Data Protection
3 12 (85.71%) Visual Studio
3 12 (85.71%) SOAP
3 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 12 (85.71%) JMeter
3 12 (85.71%) Scrum
3 12 (85.71%) Selenium
4 2 (14.29%) QA
4 2 (14.29%) .NET
5 1 (7.14%) OpenUP
5 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
5 1 (7.14%) ISTQB

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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:

Development Applications
1 12 (85.71%) JMeter
1 12 (85.71%) Selenium
1 12 (85.71%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Analyst
1 12 (85.71%) Test Analyst
2 7 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 7 (50.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Manual Tester
3 2 (14.29%) QA Manual Tester
3 2 (14.29%) QA Tester
3 2 (14.29%) Tester
3 2 (14.29%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) REST
1 12 (85.71%) SOAP
2 2 (14.29%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (92.86%) Test Automation
3 12 (85.71%) Data Protection
3 12 (85.71%) Scrum
3 12 (85.71%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.14%) OpenUP
4 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
Qualifications
1 13 (92.86%) Degree
1 13 (92.86%) ISEB
2 12 (85.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft