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

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 182 198 198
Rank change year-on-year
+16 0
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 14 51 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.34% 0.85% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.99% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 14 51 31
Median salary £38,750 £55,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.54% +57.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £41,500
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
3538 5156 4956
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 85.75% 86.41% 84.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2645 4178 3315
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 +26 4 £47,250 +26.00%
Slough +26 3 £37,500 -
Hungerford - 3 £32,500 -
Newbury +13 1 £36,000 -10.00%
Bracknell +6 1 £27,500 -54.16% 1
Manual Testing
South East

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (52.27%) Automated Testing
2 23 (52.27%) QA
3 18 (40.91%) Selenium
4 17 (38.64%) Test Scripting
5 16 (36.36%) JIRA
6 15 (34.09%) Test Automation
6 15 (34.09%) Java
7 14 (31.82%) Scrum
8 13 (29.55%) User Acceptance Testing
9 12 (27.27%) Waterfall
10 11 (25.00%) C#
10 11 (25.00%) MySQL
10 11 (25.00%) Oracle
10 11 (25.00%) Web Services
10 11 (25.00%) WebDriver
10 11 (25.00%) Unit Testing
11 9 (20.45%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (20.45%) MongoDB
11 9 (20.45%) NoSQL
11 9 (20.45%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (20.45%) XML
11 9 (20.45%) Linux
11 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
11 9 (20.45%) Jenkins
11 9 (20.45%) Presales
12 8 (18.18%) AngularJS
12 8 (18.18%) MVC
12 8 (18.18%) SOAP
12 8 (18.18%) SQL

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 2 (4.55%) Apache
1 2 (4.55%) Confluence
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.64%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.00%) MySQL
2 9 (20.45%) MongoDB
2 9 (20.45%) NoSQL
3 5 (11.36%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (40.91%) Selenium
2 16 (36.36%) JIRA
3 11 (25.00%) WebDriver
4 9 (20.45%) Jenkins
5 8 (18.18%) NUnit
6 7 (15.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (6.82%) Cucumber
7 3 (6.82%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
8 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
8 2 (4.55%) Zephyr
9 1 (2.27%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 1 (2.27%) HP UFT
9 1 (2.27%) JMeter
9 1 (2.27%) Ranorex
9 1 (2.27%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (15.91%) Automotive
2 3 (6.82%) Finance
3 2 (4.55%) Electronics
3 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.55%) Marketing
3 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (38.64%) Analyst
1 17 (38.64%) Test Analyst
2 15 (34.09%) Tester
3 12 (27.27%) QA Engineer
3 12 (27.27%) Test Engineer
4 9 (20.45%) QA Tester
4 9 (20.45%) Software Tester
5 8 (18.18%) Manual Tester
6 6 (13.64%) Automation Tester
6 6 (13.64%) Java Engineer
6 6 (13.64%) QA Manual Tester
6 6 (13.64%) Quality Engineer
6 6 (13.64%) Web Engineer
7 5 (11.36%) Developer
7 5 (11.36%) QA Analyst
7 5 (11.36%) QA Automation Tester
7 5 (11.36%) QA Test Analyst
7 5 (11.36%) QA Test Engineer
7 5 (11.36%) Test Automation Engineer
8 4 (9.09%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (25.00%) Web Services
2 9 (20.45%) XML
3 8 (18.18%) .NET
3 8 (18.18%) AngularJS
3 8 (18.18%) KnockoutJS
3 8 (18.18%) SOAP
4 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET
4 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (15.91%) JSON
4 7 (15.91%) React
4 7 (15.91%) RESTful
5 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (11.36%) WCF
7 2 (4.55%) Gherkin
7 2 (4.55%) LAMP
8 1 (2.27%) Entity Framework
8 1 (2.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (2.27%) Unity DI Container
8 1 (2.27%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Wiki
2 6 (13.64%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.82%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.27%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.45%) Linux
2 3 (6.82%) Windows
3 1 (2.27%) Solaris
3 1 (2.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (52.27%) Automated Testing
3 17 (38.64%) Test Scripting
4 15 (34.09%) Test Automation
5 14 (31.82%) Scrum
6 13 (29.55%) User Acceptance Testing
7 12 (27.27%) Waterfall
8 11 (25.00%) Unit Testing
9 9 (20.45%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (20.45%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (20.45%) Presales
10 8 (18.18%) MVC
11 7 (15.91%) Automation Testing
11 7 (15.91%) BDD
11 7 (15.91%) Test Strategy
12 6 (13.64%) Functional Testing
13 5 (11.36%) Configuration Management
13 5 (11.36%) Data Protection
13 5 (11.36%) Regression Testing
13 5 (11.36%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.09%) Java
2 11 (25.00%) C#
3 8 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 8 (18.18%) SQL
4 2 (4.55%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.55%) PHP
4 2 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (18.18%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.55%) ISEB
3 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (52.27%) QA
2 3 (6.82%) SDET
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (25.00%) Oracle
2 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.55%) SAP
4 1 (2.27%) Cisco
4 1 (2.27%) HP
4 1 (2.27%) Sun
Wokingham, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago