The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 47 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 0.42% 0.61% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.75% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Median salary £27,000 £32,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.92% -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Manual Testing
Dorset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bournemouth region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bournemouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
192 401 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 81.36% 82.00% 80.62%
Number of salaries quoted 178 288 262
Median salary £37,500 £41,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.53% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

The demand trend of job ads across the Bournemouth 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 Bournemouth

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Bournemouth

Manual Testing
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 10 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 Bournemouth region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
1 2 (66.67%) QA
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Usability Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) FogBugz
2 1 (33.33%) Finance

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) FogBugz
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Software Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Software Test Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Automation Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Usability Testing
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA