The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manual Testing
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 90 120 117
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -3
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 17 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.28% 0.61% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.50% 0.74% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 2
Median salary £35,000 £28,750 £30,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.73% -4.95%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1132 1494 1467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 85.43% 82.68% 81.36%
Number of salaries quoted 973 1246 1129
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £31,450
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Manual Testing
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manual Testing within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +19 16 £35,000 +55.55% 1
Iver - 1 £44,000 - 1
Manual Testing
South East

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 25 (80.65%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (64.52%) Automated Testing
2 20 (64.52%) Software Testing
2 20 (64.52%) Degree
3 19 (61.29%) Test Automation
4 18 (58.06%) Automation Testing
5 14 (45.16%) Ranorex
5 14 (45.16%) Virtual Team
6 9 (29.03%) QA
6 9 (29.03%) Performance Testing
7 7 (22.58%) Windows
7 7 (22.58%) ISTQB
8 6 (19.35%) Test Scripting
9 5 (16.13%) Banking
9 5 (16.13%) Finance
9 5 (16.13%) ISEB
10 4 (12.90%) SAP
10 4 (12.90%) Unix
10 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
10 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
10 4 (12.90%) Oracle
10 4 (12.90%) Investment Banking
10 4 (12.90%) Marketing
10 4 (12.90%) Selenium
10 4 (12.90%) V-Model
11 3 (9.68%) Test Management
11 3 (9.68%) Functional Testing
11 3 (9.68%) Smoke Testing
11 3 (9.68%) Waterfall
11 3 (9.68%) JIRA

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (45.16%) Ranorex
2 4 (12.90%) Selenium
3 3 (9.68%) JIRA
4 2 (6.45%) HP UFT
4 2 (6.45%) LoadRunner
5 1 (3.23%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (3.23%) JMeter
5 1 (3.23%) LoadUI
5 1 (3.23%) SoapUI
5 1 (3.23%) WebDriver
5 1 (3.23%) Zephyr
General
1 5 (16.13%) Banking
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Investment Banking
2 4 (12.90%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (58.06%) Tester
2 16 (51.61%) Automation Tester
3 8 (25.81%) Agile Tester
3 8 (25.81%) Analyst
4 7 (22.58%) Test Analyst
5 6 (19.35%) Software Tester
6 2 (6.45%) Agile Test Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Developer in Test
6 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (6.45%) QA Tester
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Software QA Tester
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Test Automation Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Test Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) .NET
1 1 (3.23%) Pyramid
Miscellaneous
1 14 (45.16%) Virtual Team
2 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.45%) mHealth
3 2 (6.45%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.45%) Smartcard
4 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.23%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Windows
2 4 (12.90%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (80.65%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (64.52%) Automated Testing
2 20 (64.52%) Software Testing
3 19 (61.29%) Test Automation
4 18 (58.06%) Automation Testing
5 9 (29.03%) Performance Testing
6 6 (19.35%) Test Scripting
7 4 (12.90%) V-Model
8 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
8 3 (9.68%) Functional Testing
8 3 (9.68%) Smoke Testing
8 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
8 3 (9.68%) Test Management
8 3 (9.68%) Waterfall
9 2 (6.45%) Business Analysis
9 2 (6.45%) Creative Marketing
9 2 (6.45%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (6.45%) Integration Testing
9 2 (6.45%) System Integration Testing
9 2 (6.45%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
2 3 (9.68%) C++
2 3 (9.68%) SQL
3 2 (6.45%) C#
3 2 (6.45%) Java
4 1 (3.23%) Python
4 1 (3.23%) Ruby
4 1 (3.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (64.52%) Degree
2 7 (22.58%) ISTQB
3 5 (16.13%) ISEB
4 2 (6.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (29.03%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle
1 4 (12.90%) SAP
2 2 (6.45%) HP
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £34000 - £37000 per annum + pension,health,life,flexi work
Posted: 3 days ago
Iver, Buckinghamshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago