The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 105 120 112
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -8
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 11 20 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.71% 1.07% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 1.18% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 9 19 24
Median salary £33,000 £35,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +34.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £31,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £48,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Manual Testing
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1442 1692 1728
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 92.61% 90.38% 85.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1168 1473 1385
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol 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 Bristol

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Bristol region.

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Bristol

Manual Testing
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Manual Testing Salary Histogram in Bristol

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 8 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 17 (68.00%) Selenium
2 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (52.00%) QA
3 13 (52.00%) Automated Testing
4 11 (44.00%) Scrum
5 10 (40.00%) Regression Testing
6 9 (36.00%) Test Automation
6 9 (36.00%) SDLC
7 8 (32.00%) Finance
8 7 (28.00%) ISEB
8 7 (28.00%) Software Testing
8 7 (28.00%) Automation Testing
9 6 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (24.00%) Waterfall
9 6 (24.00%) BDD
9 6 (24.00%) ISTQB
10 5 (20.00%) Cadence
10 5 (20.00%) Degree
10 5 (20.00%) JIRA
10 5 (20.00%) Windows
10 5 (20.00%) Test Management
10 5 (20.00%) WebDriver
10 5 (20.00%) Open Source
11 4 (16.00%) TeamCity
11 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
11 4 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (16.00%) Test Scripting
11 4 (16.00%) Cucumber
11 4 (16.00%) Hudson
11 4 (16.00%) Test Strategy

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (4.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Internet
1 2 (8.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (68.00%) Selenium
2 5 (20.00%) JIRA
2 5 (20.00%) WebDriver
3 4 (16.00%) Bugzilla
3 4 (16.00%) Capybara
3 4 (16.00%) Cucumber
3 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (16.00%) Hudson
3 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (16.00%) TeamCity
3 4 (16.00%) TestLink
4 2 (8.00%) NUnit
5 1 (4.00%) Ranorex
5 1 (4.00%) Redmine
5 1 (4.00%) TestRail
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Multimedia
3 1 (4.00%) Advertising
3 1 (4.00%) Back Office
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Tester
2 8 (32.00%) Analyst
2 8 (32.00%) Test Analyst
3 7 (28.00%) Software Tester
4 6 (24.00%) QA Tester
5 5 (20.00%) Test Manager
6 4 (16.00%) QA Analyst
6 4 (16.00%) QA Leader
6 4 (16.00%) QA Test Analyst
6 4 (16.00%) Software Analyst
6 4 (16.00%) Software QA Tester
6 4 (16.00%) Software Test Analyst
7 3 (12.00%) Web Tester
8 2 (8.00%) Automation Tester
8 2 (8.00%) Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Lead Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Test Leader
9 1 (4.00%) Agile Tester
9 1 (4.00%) Mobile Tester
9 1 (4.00%) Web Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) XML
2 2 (8.00%) .NET
2 2 (8.00%) CSS
2 2 (8.00%) CSS3
2 2 (8.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (16.00%) Handset
1 4 (16.00%) User Experience
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (52.00%) Automated Testing
3 11 (44.00%) Scrum
4 10 (40.00%) Regression Testing
5 9 (36.00%) SDLC
5 9 (36.00%) Test Automation
6 7 (28.00%) Automation Testing
6 7 (28.00%) Software Testing
7 6 (24.00%) BDD
7 6 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (24.00%) Waterfall
8 5 (20.00%) Open Source
8 5 (20.00%) Test Management
9 4 (16.00%) Defect Tracking
9 4 (16.00%) Test Scripting
9 4 (16.00%) Test Strategy
9 4 (16.00%) Usability Testing
10 3 (12.00%) Functional Testing
10 3 (12.00%) Security Testing
10 3 (12.00%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) C#
2 2 (8.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) ISEB
2 6 (24.00%) ISTQB
3 5 (20.00%) Degree
4 4 (16.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (52.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Cadence
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) Panasonic