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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank - 67 59
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 0 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke - 1.00% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.20% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 5
Average salary - £36,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.53%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
448 499 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 85.50% 83.17% 79.57%
Number of salaries quoted 398 393 279
Average salary £47,000 £43,750 £44,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.42% -2.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Manual Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Manual Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Automation Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Web Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Manual Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Manual Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) Bugzilla
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Software Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) REST
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) IVR
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Automation Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories
3 1 (33.33%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft