The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 76 76 74
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 26 38 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.21% 2.59% 2.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.61% 3.00% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 26 38 45
Median salary £45,000 £38,750 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.12% +17.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Manual Testing
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
997 1266 1492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 84.92% 86.24% 84.68%
Number of salaries quoted 810 1122 1136
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £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 Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge 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 Cambridge

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Cambridge

Manual Testing
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Manual Testing Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 34 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 21 (47.73%) QA
4 18 (40.91%) Degree
5 17 (38.64%) Python
6 15 (34.09%) Software Testing
7 14 (31.82%) Test Automation
8 13 (29.55%) Regression Testing
8 13 (29.55%) Linux
9 12 (27.27%) Finance
9 12 (27.27%) Scrum
9 12 (27.27%) Exploratory Testing
10 10 (22.73%) Perl
10 10 (22.73%) Java
10 10 (22.73%) JIRA
11 9 (20.45%) Selenium
11 9 (20.45%) Computer Science
11 9 (20.45%) SQL
12 8 (18.18%) ISEB
12 8 (18.18%) Test Strategy
13 7 (15.91%) Automation Testing
13 7 (15.91%) MS Office
13 7 (15.91%) Requirements Analysis
14 6 (13.64%) Software Engineering
14 6 (13.64%) WebDriver
14 6 (13.64%) Mathematics
14 6 (13.64%) ISTQB
14 6 (13.64%) Test Scripting
15 5 (11.36%) Continuous Integration
15 5 (11.36%) Usability Testing

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Applications
1 7 (15.91%) MS Office
2 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) 3GPP
1 3 (6.82%) Internet
1 3 (6.82%) LTE
2 1 (2.27%) DHCP
2 1 (2.27%) DNS
2 1 (2.27%) HTTP
2 1 (2.27%) SSL
2 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.27%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.27%) Big Data
2 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (22.73%) JIRA
2 9 (20.45%) Selenium
3 6 (13.64%) WebDriver
4 5 (11.36%) JUnit
4 5 (11.36%) TestNG
5 3 (6.82%) Bugzilla
6 1 (2.27%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.27%) Gatling
6 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.27%) Hudson
6 1 (2.27%) JMeter
6 1 (2.27%) Subversion
General
1 12 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Electronics
2 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (52.27%) Test Engineer
2 14 (31.82%) Software Test Engineer
3 12 (27.27%) Tester
4 9 (20.45%) Analyst
4 9 (20.45%) Linux Engineer
5 8 (18.18%) QA Engineer
5 8 (18.18%) QA Test Engineer
5 8 (18.18%) Test Analyst
6 6 (13.64%) Python Software Engineer
6 6 (13.64%) QA Tester
6 6 (13.64%) Software Engineer
6 6 (13.64%) Test Automation Engineer
7 5 (11.36%) Automation Test Analyst
7 5 (11.36%) Junior
7 5 (11.36%) Junior QA Engineer
7 5 (11.36%) Junior Test Engineer
7 5 (11.36%) Manual Tester
7 5 (11.36%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 5 (11.36%) Software Tester
8 3 (6.82%) Software QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) CSS
1 5 (11.36%) HTML
1 5 (11.36%) Reactive Extensions
1 5 (11.36%) WPF
2 3 (6.82%) Web Services
3 2 (4.55%) .NET
3 2 (4.55%) RESTful
3 2 (4.55%) SOAP
4 1 (2.27%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Computer Science
2 6 (13.64%) Mathematics
3 5 (11.36%) Statistics
4 3 (6.82%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.27%) Home Automation
6 1 (2.27%) Replication
6 1 (2.27%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 13 (29.55%) Linux
2 4 (9.09%) Unix
2 4 (9.09%) Windows
3 3 (6.82%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 15 (34.09%) Software Testing
4 14 (31.82%) Test Automation
5 13 (29.55%) Regression Testing
6 12 (27.27%) Exploratory Testing
6 12 (27.27%) Scrum
7 8 (18.18%) Test Strategy
8 7 (15.91%) Automation Testing
8 7 (15.91%) Requirements Analysis
9 6 (13.64%) Software Engineering
9 6 (13.64%) Test Scripting
10 5 (11.36%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (11.36%) Defect Management
10 5 (11.36%) Usability Testing
11 3 (6.82%) Defect Tracking
11 3 (6.82%) Non-Functional Testing
11 3 (6.82%) SDLC
11 3 (6.82%) User Stories
11 3 (6.82%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 17 (38.64%) Python
2 10 (22.73%) Java
2 10 (22.73%) Perl
3 9 (20.45%) SQL
4 5 (11.36%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.82%) C#
6 2 (4.55%) C
6 2 (4.55%) Ruby
7 1 (2.27%) C++
Qualifications
1 18 (40.91%) Degree
2 8 (18.18%) ISEB
3 6 (13.64%) ISTQB
4 5 (11.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (47.73%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle
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