The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 188 217 172
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -45
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 19 9 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.42% 0.18% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.21% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 19 7 48
Median salary £45,000 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Manual Testing
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3918 4362 4449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 87.26% 85.26% 80.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3104 3177 3100
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,500 £75,000
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 Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire 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 Berkshire

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Berkshire

Manual Testing
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Manual Testing Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Manual Testing
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manual Testing within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +25 9 £45,000 - 1
Newbury - 5 £32,500 - 2
Manual Testing
South East

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 30 (71.43%) QA
2 26 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (54.76%) Automated Testing
4 22 (52.38%) Selenium
5 20 (47.62%) Oracle
6 17 (40.48%) SQL
6 17 (40.48%) Scrum
7 15 (35.71%) C#
7 15 (35.71%) Java
7 15 (35.71%) SQL Server
7 15 (35.71%) JIRA
7 15 (35.71%) Software Testing
8 14 (33.33%) .NET
8 14 (33.33%) AngularJS
9 13 (30.95%) Web Services
9 13 (30.95%) Test Automation
10 12 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
11 11 (26.19%) JavaScript
11 11 (26.19%) WebDriver
12 10 (23.81%) User Acceptance Testing
12 10 (23.81%) Automation Testing
13 9 (21.43%) Jenkins
13 9 (21.43%) MongoDB
13 9 (21.43%) MySQL
13 9 (21.43%) SOAP
13 9 (21.43%) Linux
14 8 (19.05%) XML
14 8 (19.05%) Visual Studio
14 8 (19.05%) Finance

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.38%) Apache
1 1 (2.38%) Confluence
1 1 (2.38%) IIS
1 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 5 (11.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 9 (21.43%) MongoDB
2 9 (21.43%) MySQL
3 8 (19.05%) NoSQL
4 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (9.52%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (2.38%) Big Data
7 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (52.38%) Selenium
2 15 (35.71%) JIRA
3 11 (26.19%) WebDriver
4 9 (21.43%) Jenkins
5 8 (19.05%) Visual Studio
6 7 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (11.90%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 5 (11.90%) NUnit
8 4 (9.52%) Cucumber
9 3 (7.14%) MSTest
9 3 (7.14%) Selenium IDE
9 3 (7.14%) Zephyr
10 2 (4.76%) SoapUI
11 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
11 1 (2.38%) JMeter
11 1 (2.38%) Ranorex
11 1 (2.38%) TestRail
General
1 8 (19.05%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 5 (11.90%) Electronics
3 5 (11.90%) Manufacturing
3 5 (11.90%) Marketing
4 4 (9.52%) Local Government
5 1 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (30.95%) QA Engineer
2 12 (28.57%) Test Engineer
3 11 (26.19%) Tester
4 8 (19.05%) Analyst
4 8 (19.05%) QA Test Engineer
4 8 (19.05%) QA Tester
4 8 (19.05%) Test Analyst
5 7 (16.67%) QA Analyst
5 7 (16.67%) QA Test Analyst
5 7 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
6 6 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
6 6 (14.29%) QA Automation Analyst
6 6 (14.29%) QA Automation Engineer
6 6 (14.29%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 6 (14.29%) Software Tester
7 5 (11.90%) QA Leader
7 5 (11.90%) Technical Leader
8 4 (9.52%) Developer
8 4 (9.52%) Team Leader
9 3 (7.14%) Manual Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (33.33%) .NET
1 14 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 13 (30.95%) Web Services
3 12 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
4 9 (21.43%) SOAP
5 8 (19.05%) RESTful
5 8 (19.05%) XML
6 7 (16.67%) jQuery
6 7 (16.67%) JSON
6 7 (16.67%) React
7 6 (14.29%) .NET Framework
8 5 (11.90%) Entity Framework
8 5 (11.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (11.90%) Unity DI Container
8 5 (11.90%) WinForms
9 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET
10 2 (4.76%) Ajax
10 2 (4.76%) CSS
10 2 (4.76%) HTML
11 1 (2.38%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Wiki
2 5 (11.90%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.38%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.38%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.43%) Linux
2 5 (11.90%) Windows
3 4 (9.52%) Unix
4 1 (2.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (54.76%) Automated Testing
3 17 (40.48%) Scrum
4 15 (35.71%) Software Testing
5 13 (30.95%) Test Automation
6 12 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (23.81%) Automation Testing
7 10 (23.81%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (19.05%) Presales
8 8 (19.05%) Test Scripting
8 8 (19.05%) Unit Testing
8 8 (19.05%) Waterfall
9 7 (16.67%) MVC
9 7 (16.67%) Regression Testing
10 6 (14.29%) SDLC
11 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (11.90%) Domain-Driven Design
11 5 (11.90%) SOA
11 5 (11.90%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 17 (40.48%) SQL
2 15 (35.71%) C#
2 15 (35.71%) Java
3 11 (26.19%) JavaScript
4 7 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 4 (9.52%) Bash Shell
6 3 (7.14%) Perl
6 3 (7.14%) Python
7 2 (4.76%) VB
8 1 (2.38%) PHP
8 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) ISEB
2 4 (9.52%) Degree
2 4 (9.52%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (71.43%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (47.62%) Oracle
2 5 (11.90%) SAP
3 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.14%) NICE Systems
4 2 (4.76%) HP
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco
5 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.38%) Sun
5 1 (2.38%) Tableau
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