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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manual Testing
Rank 67 71 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 0.22% 0.21% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £32,500 £19,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.05% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.06%
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
383 381 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 85.49% 78.23% 84.43%
Number of salaries quoted 278 278 283
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,250 £62,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Bournemouth region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bournemouth region citing Manual Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Manual Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) JMeter
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) HP UFT
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) JUnit
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bournemouth region citing Manual Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Manual Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) HP UFT
1 1 (33.33%) JMeter
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) TestNG
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
1 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Software Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) HP
Bournemouth, Dorset
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Pension, Bonus
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