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

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 186 191 204
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +13
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 28 29 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.63% 0.57% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.67% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 28 24 34
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,200 £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,750 £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
3901 4317 4799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 87.60% 84.90% 81.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3039 3255 3232
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 £34,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +10 17 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Reading +4 8 £37,500 -4.45% 1
Wokingham - 1 £62,500 - 1
Manual Testing
South East

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (66.67%) QA
2 29 (64.44%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (46.67%) Automated Testing
3 21 (46.67%) Selenium
3 21 (46.67%) Oracle
4 19 (42.22%) Java
5 18 (40.00%) JIRA
6 17 (37.78%) Test Automation
7 16 (35.56%) Scrum
8 15 (33.33%) C#
8 15 (33.33%) SQL
9 14 (31.11%) WebDriver
9 14 (31.11%) AngularJS
10 13 (28.89%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (28.89%) .NET
10 13 (28.89%) MySQL
10 13 (28.89%) Web Services
11 12 (26.67%) MongoDB
11 12 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
11 12 (26.67%) Test Scripting
11 12 (26.67%) KnockoutJS
12 11 (24.44%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (24.44%) Automation Testing
12 11 (24.44%) Presales
12 11 (24.44%) Unit Testing
12 11 (24.44%) Software Testing
12 11 (24.44%) NoSQL
12 11 (24.44%) Waterfall
12 11 (24.44%) XML
12 11 (24.44%) JavaScript

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 (6.67%) Confluence
2 2 (4.44%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.22%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.56%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.89%) MySQL
2 12 (26.67%) MongoDB
3 11 (24.44%) NoSQL
4 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 4 (8.89%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (6.67%) Relational Database
6 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (2.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (46.67%) Selenium
2 18 (40.00%) JIRA
3 14 (31.11%) WebDriver
4 10 (22.22%) Jenkins
5 8 (17.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 8 (17.78%) NUnit
6 7 (15.56%) Visual Studio
7 5 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (11.11%) Zephyr
8 4 (8.89%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 3 (6.67%) MSTest
9 3 (6.67%) Selenium IDE
10 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
10 2 (4.44%) SoapUI
11 1 (2.22%) HP UFT
11 1 (2.22%) JMeter
11 1 (2.22%) Ranorex
General
1 6 (13.33%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Automotive
3 3 (6.67%) Electronics
3 3 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.67%) Marketing
3 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (35.56%) QA Engineer
2 15 (33.33%) Tester
3 12 (26.67%) QA Tester
4 10 (22.22%) Analyst
4 10 (22.22%) Test Analyst
4 10 (22.22%) Test Engineer
5 9 (20.00%) Software Tester
6 8 (17.78%) Automation Tester
6 8 (17.78%) Manual Tester
7 7 (15.56%) QA Automation Tester
7 7 (15.56%) QA Manual Tester
8 6 (13.33%) Java Engineer
8 6 (13.33%) QA Test Engineer
8 6 (13.33%) Quality Engineer
8 6 (13.33%) Software QA Tester
8 6 (13.33%) Web Engineer
9 5 (11.11%) QA Automation Engineer
9 5 (11.11%) Technical Leader
9 5 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
10 4 (8.89%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.11%) AngularJS
2 13 (28.89%) .NET
2 13 (28.89%) Web Services
3 12 (26.67%) KnockoutJS
4 11 (24.44%) XML
5 10 (22.22%) SOAP
6 9 (20.00%) RESTful
7 8 (17.78%) JSON
7 8 (17.78%) React
8 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET
8 6 (13.33%) jQuery
9 4 (8.89%) .NET Framework
9 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (8.89%) Entity Framework
9 4 (8.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (8.89%) Unity DI Container
9 4 (8.89%) WCF
9 4 (8.89%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Wiki
2 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.89%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (8.89%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.22%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.22%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.22%) Linux
2 4 (8.89%) Unix
2 4 (8.89%) Windows
3 1 (2.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (64.44%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (46.67%) Automated Testing
3 17 (37.78%) Test Automation
4 16 (35.56%) Scrum
5 13 (28.89%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (26.67%) Test Scripting
6 12 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (24.44%) Automation Testing
7 11 (24.44%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (24.44%) Presales
7 11 (24.44%) Software Testing
7 11 (24.44%) Unit Testing
7 11 (24.44%) Waterfall
8 8 (17.78%) MVC
9 7 (15.56%) Test Strategy
10 5 (11.11%) BDD
11 4 (8.89%) Domain-Driven Design
11 4 (8.89%) Regression Testing
11 4 (8.89%) SOA
11 4 (8.89%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (42.22%) Java
2 15 (33.33%) C#
2 15 (33.33%) SQL
3 11 (24.44%) JavaScript
4 5 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 5 (11.11%) VB.NET
5 3 (6.67%) Perl
5 3 (6.67%) Python
6 2 (4.44%) PHP
6 2 (4.44%) Shell Script
6 2 (4.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) Degree
2 4 (8.89%) ISEB
3 3 (6.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (66.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (46.67%) Oracle
2 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.67%) NICE Systems
3 3 (6.67%) SAP
4 2 (4.44%) HP
5 1 (2.22%) Cisco
5 1 (2.22%) Sun
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 4 days ago
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