The table below looks at the statistics for the Manual Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manual Tester
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Manual Tester 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £25,500
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
Manual Tester
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2048 2358 2600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.88% 95.12% 95.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1684 1974 2302
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Manual Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Manual Tester in the job title across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Manual Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Manual Tester
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Manual Tester Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Manual Tester
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited Manual Tester in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Manual Tester in their job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) User Stories
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (50.00%) Black-Box Testing
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Games
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Delphi
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting

Manual Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited Manual Tester in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Manual Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Games
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) User Stories
2 2 (50.00%) Black-Box Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) Delphi
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) VMware