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 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 189 190 177
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -13
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 24 23 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.54% 0.46% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.54% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 24 21 42
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
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
3904 4230 4472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 88.19% 84.72% 80.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3087 3120 3057
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 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
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 July 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 July 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
Newbury +8 11 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Reading +8 8 £52,500 +16.66%
Manual Testing
South East

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 32 (74.42%) QA
2 27 (62.79%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (55.81%) Automated Testing
4 23 (53.49%) Selenium
5 22 (51.16%) Oracle
6 19 (44.19%) Java
7 17 (39.53%) Scrum
7 17 (39.53%) JIRA
8 16 (37.21%) Test Automation
8 16 (37.21%) SQL
9 15 (34.88%) Software Testing
10 14 (32.56%) WebDriver
10 14 (32.56%) C#
10 14 (32.56%) AngularJS
11 13 (30.23%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (27.91%) MongoDB
12 12 (27.91%) KnockoutJS
12 12 (27.91%) User Acceptance Testing
12 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
12 12 (27.91%) .NET
12 12 (27.91%) MySQL
12 12 (27.91%) Web Services
13 11 (25.58%) XML
13 11 (25.58%) JavaScript
13 11 (25.58%) NoSQL
13 11 (25.58%) Waterfall
13 11 (25.58%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (25.58%) Automation Testing
13 11 (25.58%) Presales
14 10 (23.26%) Jenkins

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 3 (6.98%) Confluence
2 1 (2.33%) Apache
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (11.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.28%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.91%) MongoDB
1 12 (27.91%) MySQL
1 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
2 11 (25.58%) NoSQL
3 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (11.63%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (9.30%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (2.33%) Big Data
6 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (53.49%) Selenium
2 17 (39.53%) JIRA
3 14 (32.56%) WebDriver
4 10 (23.26%) Jenkins
5 8 (18.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (16.28%) Visual Studio
7 5 (11.63%) NUnit
7 5 (11.63%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (11.63%) Zephyr
8 4 (9.30%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 3 (6.98%) MSTest
9 3 (6.98%) Selenium IDE
10 2 (4.65%) Cucumber
10 2 (4.65%) SoapUI
11 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
11 1 (2.33%) JMeter
11 1 (2.33%) Ranorex
11 1 (2.33%) TestRail
General
1 8 (18.60%) Finance
2 6 (13.95%) Telecoms
3 5 (11.63%) Electronics
3 5 (11.63%) Manufacturing
3 5 (11.63%) Marketing
4 2 (4.65%) Local Government
5 1 (2.33%) Automotive
5 1 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (37.21%) QA Engineer
2 14 (32.56%) Tester
3 13 (30.23%) Test Engineer
4 11 (25.58%) QA Tester
5 9 (20.93%) Analyst
5 9 (20.93%) Test Analyst
6 8 (18.60%) QA Test Engineer
6 8 (18.60%) Software Tester
7 7 (16.28%) Automation Tester
7 7 (16.28%) Manual Tester
7 7 (16.28%) QA Analyst
7 7 (16.28%) QA Automation Engineer
7 7 (16.28%) QA Test Analyst
7 7 (16.28%) Test Automation Engineer
8 6 (13.95%) Automation Test Analyst
8 6 (13.95%) QA Automation Analyst
8 6 (13.95%) QA Automation Tester
8 6 (13.95%) QA Manual Tester
8 6 (13.95%) Selenium Test Analyst
9 5 (11.63%) Software QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (32.56%) AngularJS
2 12 (27.91%) .NET
2 12 (27.91%) KnockoutJS
2 12 (27.91%) Web Services
3 11 (25.58%) XML
4 10 (23.26%) SOAP
5 9 (20.93%) RESTful
6 8 (18.60%) JSON
6 8 (18.60%) React
7 6 (13.95%) jQuery
8 4 (9.30%) .NET Framework
8 4 (9.30%) Entity Framework
8 4 (9.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (9.30%) Unity DI Container
8 4 (9.30%) WinForms
9 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET
9 3 (6.98%) Gherkin
10 1 (2.33%) CSS
10 1 (2.33%) HTML
10 1 (2.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) Wiki
2 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.30%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (6.98%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.33%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.26%) Linux
2 4 (9.30%) Unix
2 4 (9.30%) Windows
3 1 (2.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (62.79%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (55.81%) Automated Testing
3 17 (39.53%) Scrum
4 16 (37.21%) Test Automation
5 15 (34.88%) Software Testing
6 13 (30.23%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (27.91%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (25.58%) Automation Testing
8 11 (25.58%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (25.58%) Presales
8 11 (25.58%) Waterfall
9 10 (23.26%) Test Scripting
10 8 (18.60%) Unit Testing
11 5 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (11.63%) Digital Marketing
11 5 (11.63%) MVC
11 5 (11.63%) Programme Management
11 5 (11.63%) Regression Testing
12 4 (9.30%) SOA
12 4 (9.30%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (44.19%) Java
2 16 (37.21%) SQL
3 14 (32.56%) C#
4 11 (25.58%) JavaScript
5 7 (16.28%) VB.NET
6 4 (9.30%) Bash Shell
7 3 (6.98%) Perl
7 3 (6.98%) Python
8 2 (4.65%) VB
9 1 (2.33%) PHP
9 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) Degree
1 5 (11.63%) ISEB
2 4 (9.30%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (74.42%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (51.16%) Oracle
2 5 (11.63%) SAP
3 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.98%) NICE Systems
5 2 (4.65%) HP
6 1 (2.33%) Cisco
6 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.33%) Sun
6 1 (2.33%) Tableau
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