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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manual Testing
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 93 84 85
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 9 30 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.78% 1.99% 1.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 2.21% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 9 30 31
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,250 £47,500
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 Cambridge region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1048 1358 1349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 90.27% 90.11% 84.79%
Number of salaries quoted 854 1036 1073
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £56,400 £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 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 25 February 2017.

Manual Testing Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (56.52%) Python
2 13 (56.52%) QA
3 11 (47.83%) Scrum
4 10 (43.48%) Test Automation
5 9 (39.13%) Perl
6 8 (34.78%) Linux
6 8 (34.78%) Automated Testing
6 8 (34.78%) Test Strategy
6 8 (34.78%) Exploratory Testing
7 7 (30.43%) Degree
8 5 (21.74%) Software Testing
8 5 (21.74%) C#
9 4 (17.39%) C
9 4 (17.39%) ISEB
9 4 (17.39%) JIRA
9 4 (17.39%) Automation Testing
10 3 (13.04%) SaaS
10 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
10 3 (13.04%) Test Scripting
10 3 (13.04%) C++
10 3 (13.04%) SQL
11 2 (8.70%) Oracle
11 2 (8.70%) Retail
11 2 (8.70%) Finance
11 2 (8.70%) Bugzilla
11 2 (8.70%) TestComplete
11 2 (8.70%) Business Analysis
11 2 (8.70%) Qt
11 2 (8.70%) Functional 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 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) 3GPP
1 1 (4.35%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) JIRA
2 2 (8.70%) Bugzilla
2 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.70%) TestComplete
3 1 (4.35%) Selenium
3 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
1 2 (8.70%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Electronics
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Test Engineer
2 13 (56.52%) Software Test Engineer
3 8 (34.78%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (30.43%) Test Automation Engineer
5 4 (17.39%) Analyst
5 4 (17.39%) Development Engineer
5 4 (17.39%) Software Development Engineer
5 4 (17.39%) Test Development Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) Python Software Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) Software Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) Software Tester
6 3 (13.04%) Tester
7 2 (8.70%) QA Analyst
7 2 (8.70%) Senior Test Engineer
7 2 (8.70%) Test Analyst
8 1 (4.35%) Desktop Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) Hardware Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) Junior
8 1 (4.35%) Manual Tester
8 1 (4.35%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) Qt
2 1 (4.35%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Home Automation
1 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
1 1 (4.35%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (47.83%) Scrum
3 10 (43.48%) Test Automation
4 8 (34.78%) Automated Testing
4 8 (34.78%) Exploratory Testing
4 8 (34.78%) Test Strategy
5 5 (21.74%) Software Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Automation Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
7 3 (13.04%) Test Scripting
8 2 (8.70%) Business Analysis
8 2 (8.70%) Case Management
8 2 (8.70%) Customer Requirements
8 2 (8.70%) Functional Testing
9 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis
9 1 (4.35%) Defect Tracking
9 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
9 1 (4.35%) Non-Functional Testing
9 1 (4.35%) Use Case
9 1 (4.35%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) Python
2 9 (39.13%) Perl
3 5 (21.74%) C#
4 4 (17.39%) C
5 3 (13.04%) C++
5 3 (13.04%) SQL
6 1 (4.35%) Java
6 1 (4.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Degree
2 4 (17.39%) ISEB
3 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (56.52%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle
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