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

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 46 45 62
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +17
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 4 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 1.28% 0.34% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.45% 0.46% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 5
Median salary £38,750 £20,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+93.75% -33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Manual Testing
Somerset

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
275 218 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 88.14% 75.17% 83.51%
Number of salaries quoted 266 202 347
Median salary £40,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.19% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £53,000
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 Bath

The demand trend of job ads across the Bath 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 Bath

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Bath

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Bath

Manual Testing
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Bath region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 5 (83.33%) ISEB
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 4 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 4 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Technical Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) SDLC
3 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (33.33%) Mingle
3 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (33.33%) JIRA
4 1 (16.67%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bath 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 2 (33.33%) Mingle
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 4 (66.67%) SDLC
2 4 (66.67%) Technical Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) ISEB
2 4 (66.67%) ISTQB
3 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA