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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manual Testing
Rank 74 97 81
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -16
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 15 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.72% 1.04% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.09% 1.23% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 3
Average salary £39,750 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.57% +2.94%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
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
716 1061 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 82.30% 84.74% 83.62%
Number of salaries quoted 580 904 598
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £53,700
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Manual Testing Salary Histogram in Brighton

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 31 (88.57%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (85.71%) QA
3 28 (80.00%) Automated Testing
4 21 (60.00%) Java
5 20 (57.14%) TDD
6 18 (51.43%) Compatibility Testing
6 18 (51.43%) Unit Testing
6 18 (51.43%) Integration Testing
6 18 (51.43%) HP
6 18 (51.43%) Web Services
6 18 (51.43%) HP Quality Center
6 18 (51.43%) System Integration Testing
7 15 (42.86%) Performance Testing
8 14 (40.00%) Oracle
9 12 (34.29%) Regression Testing
10 11 (31.43%) SDLC
10 11 (31.43%) User Stories
10 11 (31.43%) Waterfall
11 10 (28.57%) RAD
12 9 (25.71%) Pega
12 9 (25.71%) Selenium
12 9 (25.71%) Finance
13 8 (22.86%) Continuous Improvement
14 5 (14.29%) WebDriver
14 5 (14.29%) Automation Testing
15 4 (11.43%) JUnit
15 4 (11.43%) JIRA
16 3 (8.57%) Oracle Applications
16 3 (8.57%) User Acceptance Testing
16 3 (8.57%) Test Scripting

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 2 (5.71%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) MySQL
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.71%) DB2
Development Applications
1 9 (25.71%) Selenium
2 5 (14.29%) WebDriver
3 4 (11.43%) JIRA
3 4 (11.43%) JUnit
4 2 (5.71%) Eclipse
4 2 (5.71%) LoadRunner
4 2 (5.71%) JMeter
4 2 (5.71%) Maven
4 2 (5.71%) jMock
4 2 (5.71%) Cucumber
4 2 (5.71%) Hudson
4 2 (5.71%) Gradle
4 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.71%) Selenium IDE
4 2 (5.71%) Ant
5 1 (2.86%) WATIR
General
1 9 (25.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (74.29%) QA Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) Quality Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Tester
4 3 (8.57%) QA Tester
4 3 (8.57%) Automation Tester
4 3 (8.57%) Selenium Tester
5 2 (5.71%) Automated Tester
5 2 (5.71%) Software Quality Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Manual Tester
5 2 (5.71%) Test Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Tester
6 1 (2.86%) Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Test Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Web Tester
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (51.43%) Web Services
2 2 (5.71%) XML
2 2 (5.71%) JMS
2 2 (5.71%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (5.71%) Hibernate
2 2 (5.71%) Spring
2 2 (5.71%) Ajax
2 2 (5.71%) Java EE
2 2 (5.71%) HTML5
2 2 (5.71%) REST
2 2 (5.71%) HTML
3 1 (2.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Social Media
2 2 (5.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (5.71%) Mainframe
2 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Linux
1 2 (5.71%) Android
1 2 (5.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (88.57%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (80.00%) Automated Testing
3 20 (57.14%) TDD
4 18 (51.43%) Compatibility Testing
4 18 (51.43%) Unit Testing
4 18 (51.43%) Integration Testing
4 18 (51.43%) System Integration Testing
5 15 (42.86%) Performance Testing
6 12 (34.29%) Regression Testing
7 11 (31.43%) SDLC
7 11 (31.43%) Waterfall
7 11 (31.43%) User Stories
8 10 (28.57%) RAD
9 8 (22.86%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (14.29%) Automation Testing
11 3 (8.57%) Scrum
11 3 (8.57%) Test Scripting
11 3 (8.57%) User Acceptance Testing
12 2 (5.71%) Requirements Management
12 2 (5.71%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (5.71%) PHP
2 2 (5.71%) COBOL
3 1 (2.86%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) ISEB
1 2 (5.71%) ISTQB
1 2 (5.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (85.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 18 (51.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) HP
2 14 (40.00%) Oracle
3 9 (25.71%) Pega
4 2 (5.71%) Atlassian
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American Express
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Salary: 37,000 - 47,000
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