The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Brighton region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manual Testing
Rank 101 76 78
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +2
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 8 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.65% 1.10% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 1.37% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 8
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -8.57%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
959 582 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 77.59% 79.95% 68.34%
Number of salaries quoted 826 516 460
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,950 £47,500 £52,650
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Manual Testing
East Sussex

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 19 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 20 (95.24%) Selenium
2 15 (71.43%) C#
2 15 (71.43%) .NET
2 15 (71.43%) Scrum
2 15 (71.43%) Automated Testing
2 15 (71.43%) NUnit
2 15 (71.43%) .NET Framework
3 9 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 9 (42.86%) Java
4 6 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 6 (28.57%) Finance
4 6 (28.57%) ISEB
4 6 (28.57%) QuickTest Pro
4 6 (28.57%) V-Model
4 6 (28.57%) JIRA
5 5 (23.81%) HP
6 2 (9.52%) QA
7 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
7 1 (4.76%) HP Quality Center

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 20 (95.24%) Selenium
2 15 (71.43%) NUnit
3 6 (28.57%) JIRA
3 6 (28.57%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (100.00%) Analyst
2 19 (90.48%) Test Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Tester
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Tester
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Software Tester
6 2 (9.52%) QA Tester
6 2 (9.52%) QA Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Senior QA Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Senior QA Tester
6 2 (9.52%) Software Tester
7 1 (4.76%) Web Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (71.43%) .NET
1 15 (71.43%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Scrum
1 15 (71.43%) Automated Testing
2 6 (28.57%) V-Model
2 6 (28.57%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) C#
2 9 (42.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 6 (28.57%) ISEB
3 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) HP