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

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 54 63 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 0.34% 0.49% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.55% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Median salary £45,000 £31,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+44.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
262 363 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 88.22% 88.32% 84.29%
Number of salaries quoted 187 281 214
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £62,500
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 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 22 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 5 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 Bournemouth region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) SoapUI
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) HP UFT
2 2 (66.67%) TestNG
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 2 (66.67%) Content Management
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Management
2 2 (66.67%) JMeter
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JUnit
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) CMS
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) HP UFT
1 2 (66.67%) JMeter
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) SoapUI
1 2 (66.67%) TestNG
1 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Automation Tester
1 3 (100.00%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Content Management
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Test Management
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) HP