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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manual Testing
Rank 82 - 70
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 16 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.62% - 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.04% - 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 10
Average salary £32,000 - £28,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -3.03%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
786 581 537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 79.47% 79.81% 71.22%
Number of salaries quoted 666 532 484
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 27 (93.10%) Selenium
2 17 (58.62%) C#
2 17 (58.62%) Java
3 13 (44.83%) .NET
3 13 (44.83%) Scrum
3 13 (44.83%) .NET Framework
3 13 (44.83%) Automated Testing
3 13 (44.83%) Security Cleared
4 11 (37.93%) NUnit
5 10 (34.48%) Test Scripting
6 9 (31.03%) WebDriver
6 9 (31.03%) QA
7 7 (24.14%) ISEB
8 6 (20.69%) QuickTest Pro
8 6 (20.69%) E-Commerce
8 6 (20.69%) JIRA
8 6 (20.69%) Finance
8 6 (20.69%) V-Model
9 5 (17.24%) Social Media
9 5 (17.24%) Social Media Monitoring
9 5 (17.24%) HP
10 4 (13.79%) Regression Testing
10 4 (13.79%) Release Management
10 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (13.79%) Functional Testing
10 4 (13.79%) Web Testing
11 2 (6.90%) ISTQB
11 2 (6.90%) OO
12 1 (3.45%) SQL
12 1 (3.45%) RDF

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 27 (93.10%) Selenium
2 11 (37.93%) NUnit
3 9 (31.03%) WebDriver
4 6 (20.69%) JIRA
4 6 (20.69%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (75.86%) Analyst
1 22 (75.86%) Test Analyst
2 10 (34.48%) Tester
3 5 (17.24%) Web Tester
3 5 (17.24%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Senior Test Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Automation Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Tester
6 1 (3.45%) Web Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (44.83%) .NET
1 13 (44.83%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Scrum
1 13 (44.83%) Automated Testing
2 10 (34.48%) Test Scripting
3 6 (20.69%) V-Model
3 6 (20.69%) E-Commerce
4 5 (17.24%) Social Media Monitoring
5 4 (13.79%) Web Testing
5 4 (13.79%) Functional Testing
5 4 (13.79%) Release Management
5 4 (13.79%) Regression Testing
5 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.90%) OO
7 1 (3.45%) RDF
7 1 (3.45%) Software Testing
7 1 (3.45%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) C#
1 17 (58.62%) Java
2 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (44.83%) Security Cleared
2 7 (24.14%) ISEB
3 2 (6.90%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (31.03%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) HP
Brighton, East Sussex
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