The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manual Testing
Rank 87 61 74
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +13
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 6 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.68% 1.93% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 2.22% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 6
Average salary £45,000 £35,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.76% -16.47%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +4.68%
Manual Testing
East Sussex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
744 585 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 84.55% 86.67% 79.94%
Number of salaries quoted 647 454 534
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Manual Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Brighton

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 21 (87.50%) QA
2 12 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 10 (41.67%) Cucumber
4 9 (37.50%) SpecFlow
4 9 (37.50%) SQL
5 8 (33.33%) ISEB
6 7 (29.17%) .NET
6 7 (29.17%) C#
6 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
6 7 (29.17%) ISTQB
6 7 (29.17%) Test Scripting
6 7 (29.17%) Time Management
6 7 (29.17%) Product Management
7 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (20.83%) Black-Box Testing
8 5 (20.83%) Test Strategy
9 4 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (16.67%) Open Source
9 4 (16.67%) TDD
9 4 (16.67%) HP
10 3 (12.50%) E-Learning
10 3 (12.50%) Change Management
10 3 (12.50%) Regression Testing
10 3 (12.50%) Finance
10 3 (12.50%) Selenium
10 3 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (12.50%) Content Management
10 3 (12.50%) WebDriver
10 3 (12.50%) Line Management
10 3 (12.50%) Learning Management System

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 1 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Mingle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) Cucumber
2 9 (37.50%) SpecFlow
3 3 (12.50%) Selenium
3 3 (12.50%) WebDriver
4 2 (8.33%) JUnit
5 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
5 1 (4.17%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (4.17%) LoadRunner
5 1 (4.17%) JMeter
5 1 (4.17%) Maven
5 1 (4.17%) JIRA
5 1 (4.17%) WATIR
5 1 (4.17%) Ant
5 1 (4.17%) jMock
5 1 (4.17%) Gradle
5 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
5 1 (4.17%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (4.17%) Hudson
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Analyst
1 14 (58.33%) Test Analyst
2 12 (50.00%) Tester
3 10 (41.67%) QA Engineer
3 10 (41.67%) QA Test Analyst
3 10 (41.67%) QA Analyst
4 7 (29.17%) QA Tester
5 6 (25.00%) Test Engineer
6 4 (16.67%) Software Test Analyst
6 4 (16.67%) Manual Test Analyst
6 4 (16.67%) Manual Tester
7 3 (12.50%) Testing Manager
7 3 (12.50%) Head of Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Quality Manager
7 3 (12.50%) Test Manager
8 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Quality Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Senior Tester
8 1 (4.17%) Web Tester
8 1 (4.17%) Senior Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) .NET
2 2 (8.33%) Web Services
3 1 (4.17%) XML
3 1 (4.17%) JMS
3 1 (4.17%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
3 1 (4.17%) Spring
3 1 (4.17%) Ajax
3 1 (4.17%) Java EE
3 1 (4.17%) HTML5
3 1 (4.17%) REST
3 1 (4.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Open Source
2 3 (12.50%) Learning Management System
2 3 (12.50%) E-Learning
3 2 (8.33%) Social Media
4 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (4.17%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Android
1 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 7 (29.17%) Test Scripting
2 7 (29.17%) Time Management
2 7 (29.17%) Product Management
3 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.83%) Test Strategy
4 5 (20.83%) Black-Box Testing
5 4 (16.67%) TDD
6 3 (12.50%) Content Management
6 3 (12.50%) Change Management
6 3 (12.50%) Regression Testing
6 3 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Line Management
7 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
7 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (8.33%) Compatibility Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Integration Testing
8 1 (4.17%) Performance Testing
8 1 (4.17%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) SQL
2 7 (29.17%) C#
2 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (4.17%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) ISEB
2 7 (29.17%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (87.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (4.17%) Atlassian
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