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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 105 135 99
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -36
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 11 6 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.70% 0.27% 1.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 0.32% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 33
Median salary £33,000 £34,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,300 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £34,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Manual Testing
South East

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
1360 1872 1830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 86.08% 82.80% 83.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1088 1411 1404
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Manual Testing Salary Histogram 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 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +23 4 £32,500 -4.41% 1
Marlow - 4 - -
Aylesbury - 1 £35,000 -
Manual Testing
South East

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (68.42%) Software Testing
3 9 (47.37%) ISTQB
4 8 (42.11%) Functional Testing
5 7 (36.84%) Test Management
5 7 (36.84%) Test Scripting
5 7 (36.84%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (36.84%) HP UFT
5 7 (36.84%) HP
6 6 (31.58%) LoadRunner
6 6 (31.58%) Test Automation
6 6 (31.58%) Waterfall
6 6 (31.58%) Performance Testing
7 5 (26.32%) V-Model
7 5 (26.32%) Marketing
7 5 (26.32%) Degree
7 5 (26.32%) Creative Marketing
7 5 (26.32%) ISEB
7 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
8 4 (21.05%) SDLC
8 4 (21.05%) Test Strategy
8 4 (21.05%) Finance
8 4 (21.05%) QA
8 4 (21.05%) Selenium
9 3 (15.79%) Automated Testing
9 3 (15.79%) Scrum
9 3 (15.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (10.53%) Defect Management
10 2 (10.53%) NeoLoad
10 2 (10.53%) System Integration Testing

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) HP UFT
2 6 (31.58%) LoadRunner
3 4 (21.05%) Selenium
4 2 (10.53%) NeoLoad
4 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
5 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (26.32%) Marketing
2 4 (21.05%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Test Manager
2 6 (31.58%) Tester
3 5 (26.32%) Agile Tester
3 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce Tester
4 4 (21.05%) Technical Manager
5 3 (15.79%) Agile Test Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Software Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Software Test Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Software Tester
5 3 (15.79%) Test Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Test Leader
6 2 (10.53%) Agile Manual Tester
6 2 (10.53%) Manual Tester
6 2 (10.53%) QA Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) QA Test Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Team Leader
6 2 (10.53%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (68.42%) Software Testing
3 8 (42.11%) Functional Testing
4 7 (36.84%) Test Management
4 7 (36.84%) Test Scripting
5 6 (31.58%) Performance Testing
5 6 (31.58%) Test Automation
5 6 (31.58%) Waterfall
6 5 (26.32%) Creative Marketing
6 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
6 5 (26.32%) V-Model
7 4 (21.05%) SDLC
7 4 (21.05%) Test Strategy
8 3 (15.79%) Automated Testing
8 3 (15.79%) Scrum
9 2 (10.53%) Defect Management
9 2 (10.53%) System Integration Testing
10 1 (5.26%) Front End Development
10 1 (5.26%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 1 (5.26%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) ISTQB
2 5 (26.32%) Degree
2 5 (26.32%) ISEB
3 3 (15.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (5.26%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) HP
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) SAP
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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