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

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 207 211 198
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -13
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 17 13 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.35% 0.24% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.29% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 32
Median salary £44,000 £43,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% +17.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £33,000 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
4126 4526 4623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 86.03% 84.19% 80.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3325 3217 3328
Median salary £51,000 £54,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +13.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +19 7 £45,000 - 2
Newbury +7 4 £39,500 -21.00%
Bracknell - 3 - -
Manual Testing
South East

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 41 (68.33%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (60.00%) C#
3 35 (58.33%) QA
4 33 (55.00%) Automated Testing
5 31 (51.67%) SQL
5 31 (51.67%) .NET
6 29 (48.33%) SQL Server
7 23 (38.33%) Selenium
8 22 (36.67%) Web Services
9 21 (35.00%) Oracle
9 21 (35.00%) Scrum
9 21 (35.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 18 (30.00%) Software Testing
11 17 (28.33%) MVC
12 16 (26.67%) Windows
12 16 (26.67%) .NET Framework
12 16 (26.67%) AngularJS
12 16 (26.67%) SDLC
13 15 (25.00%) Visual Studio
13 15 (25.00%) Java
13 15 (25.00%) JavaScript
14 14 (23.33%) JIRA
14 14 (23.33%) KnockoutJS
15 12 (20.00%) Mentoring
15 12 (20.00%) TDD
15 12 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (20.00%) Unit Testing
15 12 (20.00%) SOA
16 11 (18.33%) Finance
16 11 (18.33%) Test Scripting

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 4 (6.67%) IIS
2 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (48.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.67%) MongoDB
3 6 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (8.33%) MySQL
4 5 (8.33%) NoSQL
4 5 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (6.67%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.67%) Big Data
6 1 (1.67%) HBase
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (38.33%) Selenium
2 21 (35.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 14 (23.33%) JIRA
5 9 (15.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 9 (15.00%) Jenkins
5 9 (15.00%) NUnit
6 8 (13.33%) WebDriver
7 5 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (6.67%) Cucumber
9 3 (5.00%) Git (software)
9 3 (5.00%) HP UFT
9 3 (5.00%) JUnit
9 3 (5.00%) LoadRunner
9 3 (5.00%) MSTest
9 3 (5.00%) Selenium IDE
9 3 (5.00%) Subversion
9 3 (5.00%) TestNG
10 1 (1.67%) Zephyr
General
1 11 (18.33%) Finance
2 5 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.67%) Electronics
3 4 (6.67%) Local Government
3 4 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 4 (6.67%) Marketing
4 1 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (23.33%) QA Engineer
1 14 (23.33%) Test Engineer
2 10 (16.67%) QA Test Engineer
3 9 (15.00%) Technical Leader
3 9 (15.00%) Test Manager
4 8 (13.33%) Analyst
4 8 (13.33%) Developer
4 8 (13.33%) QA Analyst
5 7 (11.67%) Team Leader
5 7 (11.67%) Tester
6 6 (10.00%) QA Test Analyst
6 6 (10.00%) Test Analyst
6 6 (10.00%) Test Automation Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) Automation Test Analyst
7 5 (8.33%) QA Automation Analyst
7 5 (8.33%) QA Automation Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) QA Tester
7 5 (8.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) Agile Developer
8 4 (6.67%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (51.67%) .NET
2 22 (36.67%) Web Services
3 16 (26.67%) .NET Framework
3 16 (26.67%) AngularJS
4 14 (23.33%) KnockoutJS
5 11 (18.33%) jQuery
6 10 (16.67%) ASP.NET
7 9 (15.00%) Entity Framework
7 9 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 9 (15.00%) Unity DI Container
7 9 (15.00%) WinForms
8 8 (13.33%) Ajax
8 8 (13.33%) CSS
8 8 (13.33%) HTML
9 5 (8.33%) JSON
9 5 (8.33%) React
9 5 (8.33%) RESTful
9 5 (8.33%) SOAP
9 5 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.00%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (8.33%) Wiki
3 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.67%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 16 (26.67%) Windows
2 6 (10.00%) Linux
3 3 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (68.33%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (55.00%) Automated Testing
3 21 (35.00%) Scrum
4 18 (30.00%) Software Testing
5 17 (28.33%) MVC
6 16 (26.67%) SDLC
7 12 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (20.00%) Mentoring
7 12 (20.00%) SOA
7 12 (20.00%) TDD
7 12 (20.00%) Unit Testing
8 11 (18.33%) Test Automation
8 11 (18.33%) Test Scripting
9 9 (15.00%) Domain-Driven Design
9 9 (15.00%) SOLID
10 8 (13.33%) Software Engineering
10 8 (13.33%) UML
10 8 (13.33%) Workflow
11 7 (11.67%) ITIL
11 7 (11.67%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 36 (60.00%) C#
2 31 (51.67%) SQL
3 15 (25.00%) Java
3 15 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (11.67%) VB.NET
5 2 (3.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (11.67%) Degree
2 1 (1.67%) ISEB
2 1 (1.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (58.33%) QA
2 7 (11.67%) ISO 9001
2 7 (11.67%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
Systems Management
1 4 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (6.67%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 21 (35.00%) Oracle
2 9 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.67%) HP
3 4 (6.67%) SAP
4 3 (5.00%) NICE Systems
5 1 (1.67%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.67%) Tableau
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