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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 61 69 83
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +14
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 10 31 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.44% 3.18% 1.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.66% 3.65% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 11
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £30,650 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,650 £54,750 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,250 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +4.47%
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
604 849 803
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 87.03% 87.08% 84.62%
Number of salaries quoted 549 732 695
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,500
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 4 December 2016.

Manual Testing Salary Histogram in Brighton

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 33 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (48.72%) .NET
3 17 (43.59%) Scrum
3 17 (43.59%) Selenium
4 16 (41.03%) QA
5 12 (30.77%) Change Management
5 12 (30.77%) MVC
5 12 (30.77%) Degree
5 12 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
5 12 (30.77%) Line Management
5 12 (30.77%) SDLC
6 11 (28.21%) Cucumber
7 10 (25.64%) SQL
8 8 (20.51%) Java
8 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
8 8 (20.51%) TDD
8 8 (20.51%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (20.51%) BDD
8 8 (20.51%) WebDriver
8 8 (20.51%) Gherkin
8 8 (20.51%) Jenkins
8 8 (20.51%) Exploratory Testing
9 7 (17.95%) Automated Testing
9 7 (17.95%) C#
10 6 (15.38%) ISEB
10 6 (15.38%) ISTQB
11 5 (12.82%) NUnit
11 5 (12.82%) Security Cleared
11 5 (12.82%) TestNG
11 5 (12.82%) VB

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (43.59%) Selenium
2 11 (28.21%) Cucumber
3 8 (20.51%) Jenkins
3 8 (20.51%) WebDriver
4 5 (12.82%) JUnit
4 5 (12.82%) NUnit
4 5 (12.82%) TestNG
5 4 (10.26%) JIRA
6 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 15 (38.46%) Analyst
1 15 (38.46%) Test Analyst
2 10 (25.64%) QA Analyst
2 10 (25.64%) QA Test Analyst
3 8 (20.51%) Tester
4 7 (17.95%) Head of IT
5 5 (12.82%) Automation Tester
5 5 (12.82%) Technical Leader
5 5 (12.82%) Technical Manager
6 4 (10.26%) Manual Test Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Junior
7 3 (7.69%) Junior Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Junior QA Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Junior Test Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Test Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Test Leader
8 2 (5.13%) Manual Tester
8 2 (5.13%) QA Test Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) QA Tester
8 2 (5.13%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (48.72%) .NET
2 8 (20.51%) Gherkin
3 3 (7.69%) HTML
3 3 (7.69%) XML
4 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (2.56%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.56%) Smartphone
2 1 (2.56%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Linux
1 3 (7.69%) Unix
2 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (43.59%) Scrum
3 12 (30.77%) Change Management
3 12 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
3 12 (30.77%) Line Management
3 12 (30.77%) MVC
3 12 (30.77%) SDLC
4 8 (20.51%) BDD
4 8 (20.51%) Exploratory Testing
4 8 (20.51%) TDD
4 8 (20.51%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (17.95%) Automated Testing
6 5 (12.82%) Test Strategy
7 4 (10.26%) Software Testing
8 3 (7.69%) Automation Testing
8 3 (7.69%) Mentoring
8 3 (7.69%) Regression Testing
9 2 (5.13%) Black-Box Testing
10 1 (2.56%) Software Delivery
10 1 (2.56%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.64%) SQL
2 8 (20.51%) Java
2 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
3 7 (17.95%) C#
4 5 (12.82%) VB
5 1 (2.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (30.77%) Degree
2 6 (15.38%) ISEB
2 6 (15.38%) ISTQB
3 5 (12.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (41.03%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle