The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham region that had Manual Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Tester
Rank 150 119 133
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Manual Tester 1 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.040% 0.22% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.22% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 4
Median salary £25,000 £28,750 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +27.77%
UK excluding London median salary £30,500 £31,750 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.93% +5.83%
Manual Tester
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2397 1793 2241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.61% 96.61% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1781 1517 1924
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,050 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Manual Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region that featured Manual Tester in the job title.

Manual Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Manual Tester
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Manual Tester Salary Trend in Birmingham

Manual Tester Skill Set
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Manual Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region featuring Manual Tester in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

Manual Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA