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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 70 76 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 0.56% 0.22% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
493 382 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 91.30% 83.04% 86.67%
Number of salaries quoted 323 330 196
Average salary £39,500 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.21% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Bournemouth region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Manual Testing Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Selenium
3 2 (50.00%) JMeter
3 2 (50.00%) CMS
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) JUnit
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) HP UFT
3 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (50.00%) TestNG
3 2 (50.00%) Content Management
3 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Test Management
3 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (50.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) UML
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) CMS
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (50.00%) JMeter
1 2 (50.00%) JUnit
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
1 2 (50.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (50.00%) TestNG
1 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Tester
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Lead Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Software Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (75.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (50.00%) Content Management
3 2 (50.00%) Test Management
3 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
4 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (25.00%) UML
4 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) C#
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) HP
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + pension, health care, 24 days leave
Posted: 8 days ago