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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manual Testing
Rank 88 64 72
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +8
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 13 19 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.12% 2.74% 1.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.42% 3.27% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 14
Average salary £35,000 £35,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.70% +0.71%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+6.55% -3.17%
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
916 581 599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 78.90% 83.72% 69.17%
Number of salaries quoted 800 515 547
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,296 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 17 September 2014, 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 19 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (57.14%) C#
2 16 (57.14%) .NET
2 16 (57.14%) Automated Testing
2 16 (57.14%) Selenium
3 12 (42.86%) QA
4 11 (39.29%) Scrum
4 11 (39.29%) NUnit
4 11 (39.29%) .NET Framework
5 9 (32.14%) ISEB
6 7 (25.00%) HP
6 7 (25.00%) Regression Testing
7 6 (21.43%) E-Commerce
7 6 (21.43%) QuickTest Pro
7 6 (21.43%) Finance
7 6 (21.43%) JIRA
7 6 (21.43%) V-Model
7 6 (21.43%) Cucumber
7 6 (21.43%) SpecFlow
8 5 (17.86%) Java
8 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
8 5 (17.86%) SQL
8 5 (17.86%) Time Management
8 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
8 5 (17.86%) Product Management
9 4 (14.29%) ISTQB
9 4 (14.29%) Test Scripting
10 3 (10.71%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (10.71%) Test Strategy
10 3 (10.71%) Black-Box Testing

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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.

Development Applications
1 16 (57.14%) Selenium
2 11 (39.29%) NUnit
3 6 (21.43%) JIRA
3 6 (21.43%) Cucumber
3 6 (21.43%) SpecFlow
3 6 (21.43%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (89.29%) Analyst
2 23 (82.14%) Test Analyst
3 13 (46.43%) Tester
4 9 (32.14%) QA Analyst
5 7 (25.00%) QA Tester
5 7 (25.00%) QA Test Analyst
6 6 (21.43%) QA Engineer
7 4 (14.29%) Senior Tester
7 4 (14.29%) Test Engineer
7 4 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (10.71%) Manual Tester
8 3 (10.71%) Software Test Analyst
8 3 (10.71%) Manual Test Analyst
9 2 (7.14%) Senior Software Tester
9 2 (7.14%) Senior QA Analyst
9 2 (7.14%) Senior QA Tester
9 2 (7.14%) Software Tester
9 2 (7.14%) Senior Test Analyst
10 1 (3.57%) Web Analyst
10 1 (3.57%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (57.14%) .NET
2 11 (39.29%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (57.14%) Automated Testing
3 11 (39.29%) Scrum
4 7 (25.00%) Regression Testing
5 6 (21.43%) E-Commerce
5 6 (21.43%) V-Model
6 5 (17.86%) Product Management
6 5 (17.86%) Time Management
7 4 (14.29%) Test Scripting
8 3 (10.71%) Black-Box Testing
8 3 (10.71%) Test Strategy
9 2 (7.14%) TDD
10 1 (3.57%) Waterfall
10 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (3.57%) ETL
10 1 (3.57%) B2B
10 1 (3.57%) RAD
10 1 (3.57%) Performance Testing
10 1 (3.57%) Compatibility Testing
10 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (57.14%) C#
2 5 (17.86%) Java
2 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
2 5 (17.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) ISEB
2 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
3 4 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (42.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (3.57%) Informatica
Brighton, East Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus and excellent bonus and benefit
Posted: 3 days ago