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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 55 63 90
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +27
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 28 26 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.24% 3.02% 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.61% 3.63% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 25 12 10
Median salary £40,000 £42,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.43% +22.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £45,000 £38,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
775 717 935
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 89.70% 83.28% 84.46%
Number of salaries quoted 665 585 820
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of job ads across the Brighton region citing Manual Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 September 2016.

Manual Testing Salary Histogram in Brighton

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing Manual Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Brighton region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 53 (88.33%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (61.67%) .NET
3 27 (45.00%) Selenium
4 25 (41.67%) Scrum
5 22 (36.67%) Automated Testing
5 22 (36.67%) Degree
5 22 (36.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 22 (36.67%) SDLC
6 21 (35.00%) Line Management
6 21 (35.00%) ISTQB
6 21 (35.00%) MVC
6 21 (35.00%) ISEB
6 21 (35.00%) Change Management
7 19 (31.67%) SQL
7 19 (31.67%) Exploratory Testing
7 19 (31.67%) QA
8 18 (30.00%) WebDriver
8 18 (30.00%) Java
9 17 (28.33%) JavaScript
10 16 (26.67%) C#
11 15 (25.00%) JUnit
12 14 (23.33%) VB
12 14 (23.33%) NUnit
12 14 (23.33%) Security Cleared
12 14 (23.33%) TestNG
13 11 (18.33%) Microsoft
14 9 (15.00%) Cucumber
15 7 (11.67%) TDD
16 6 (10.00%) BDD
16 6 (10.00%) Test Strategy

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.67%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.67%) Big Data
2 1 (1.67%) DB2
2 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 27 (45.00%) Selenium
2 18 (30.00%) WebDriver
3 15 (25.00%) JUnit
4 14 (23.33%) NUnit
4 14 (23.33%) TestNG
5 9 (15.00%) Cucumber
6 6 (10.00%) Jenkins
7 4 (6.67%) JIRA
8 3 (5.00%) Git (software)
8 3 (5.00%) Selenium IDE
9 1 (1.67%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.67%) JMeter
9 1 (1.67%) LoadRunner
9 1 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 20 (33.33%) Tester
2 18 (30.00%) Analyst
3 16 (26.67%) Test Analyst
4 14 (23.33%) Automation Tester
4 14 (23.33%) QA Analyst
5 12 (20.00%) QA Test Analyst
6 10 (16.67%) Technical Leader
6 10 (16.67%) Technical Manager
7 7 (11.67%) Head of IT
8 5 (8.33%) Manual Test Analyst
8 5 (8.33%) Manual Tester
9 4 (6.67%) QA Tester
9 4 (6.67%) Software Analyst
9 4 (6.67%) Software Test Analyst
9 4 (6.67%) Software Tester
10 3 (5.00%) Junior Analyst
10 3 (5.00%) Junior QA Analyst
10 3 (5.00%) QA Manual Tester
10 3 (5.00%) Software QA Tester
10 3 (5.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (61.67%) .NET
2 6 (10.00%) Gherkin
3 4 (6.67%) HTML
3 4 (6.67%) XML
4 1 (1.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (1.67%) HTML5
4 1 (1.67%) LAMP
4 1 (1.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (5.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.67%) Mainframe
2 1 (1.67%) Smartphone
2 1 (1.67%) Social Media
2 1 (1.67%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.00%) Linux
1 3 (5.00%) Unix
2 1 (1.67%) Android
2 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (88.33%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (41.67%) Scrum
3 22 (36.67%) Automated Testing
3 22 (36.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 22 (36.67%) SDLC
4 21 (35.00%) Change Management
4 21 (35.00%) Line Management
4 21 (35.00%) MVC
5 19 (31.67%) Exploratory Testing
6 7 (11.67%) TDD
7 6 (10.00%) BDD
7 6 (10.00%) Test Strategy
7 6 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (6.67%) Automation Testing
9 3 (5.00%) Black-Box Testing
9 3 (5.00%) Mentoring
9 3 (5.00%) Regression Testing
9 3 (5.00%) Software Testing
10 2 (3.33%) Functional Testing
10 2 (3.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 19 (31.67%) SQL
2 18 (30.00%) Java
3 17 (28.33%) JavaScript
4 16 (26.67%) C#
5 14 (23.33%) VB
6 1 (1.67%) COBOL
6 1 (1.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (36.67%) Degree
2 21 (35.00%) ISEB
2 21 (35.00%) ISTQB
3 14 (23.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (31.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (18.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.67%) HP
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle
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