The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 117 88 79
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -9
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 22 43 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.07% 2.03% 2.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 2.44% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 22 39 66
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +32.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £35,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £39,950 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Manual Testing
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1777 1762 2058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 86.56% 83.35% 82.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1444 1460 1699
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Manual Testing
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Manual Testing Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Manual Testing
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manual Testing within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 4 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
Cambridge -15 20 £37,500 -21.05% 2
Huntingdon - 1 £20,000 -
Manual Testing
East of England

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 4 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 27 (52.94%) QA
2 26 (50.98%) Automated Testing
3 25 (49.02%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (43.14%) Python
5 20 (39.22%) Automation Testing
6 19 (37.25%) Degree
7 13 (25.49%) Regression Testing
7 13 (25.49%) ISEB
7 13 (25.49%) SDLC
8 12 (23.53%) TDD
8 12 (23.53%) Software Testing
9 11 (21.57%) Requirements Analysis
9 11 (21.57%) Linux
9 11 (21.57%) SQL
9 11 (21.57%) Test Scripting
9 11 (21.57%) V-Model
9 11 (21.57%) Waterfall
10 9 (17.65%) Web Testing
10 9 (17.65%) Test Automation
10 9 (17.65%) Java
11 8 (15.69%) Scrum
11 8 (15.69%) Replication
11 8 (15.69%) JIRA
11 8 (15.69%) Performance Testing
11 8 (15.69%) Hudson
12 7 (13.73%) User Stories
12 7 (13.73%) Finance
13 6 (11.76%) Unix
13 6 (11.76%) Windows
13 6 (11.76%) Mac OS X

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (1.96%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (15.69%) Hudson
1 8 (15.69%) JIRA
2 6 (11.76%) Selenium
3 4 (7.84%) Bugzilla
4 2 (3.92%) JMeter
4 2 (3.92%) Selenium IDE
4 2 (3.92%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (13.73%) Finance
2 6 (11.76%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 28 (54.90%) Test Engineer
2 21 (41.18%) Software Test Engineer
3 18 (35.29%) Analyst
3 18 (35.29%) Test Analyst
4 13 (25.49%) Tester
5 12 (23.53%) QA Analyst
5 12 (23.53%) QA Test Analyst
6 11 (21.57%) QA Tester
7 8 (15.69%) Test Automation Engineer
8 5 (9.80%) QA Engineer
8 5 (9.80%) QA Test Engineer
8 5 (9.80%) Software Analyst
8 5 (9.80%) Software Test Analyst
9 3 (5.88%) Manual Test Analyst
9 3 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (5.88%) Technical Test Analyst
9 3 (5.88%) Technical Tester
9 3 (5.88%) Web Analyst
9 3 (5.88%) Web Test Analyst
9 3 (5.88%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.92%) Reactive Extensions
1 2 (3.92%) WPF
2 1 (1.96%) .NET
2 1 (1.96%) CSS
2 1 (1.96%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Replication
2 5 (9.80%) Mobile App
3 4 (7.84%) iPad
4 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.92%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.92%) Statistics
4 2 (3.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.57%) Linux
2 6 (11.76%) Mac OS X
2 6 (11.76%) Unix
2 6 (11.76%) Windows
3 1 (1.96%) Android
3 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (50.98%) Automated Testing
2 25 (49.02%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (39.22%) Automation Testing
4 13 (25.49%) Regression Testing
4 13 (25.49%) SDLC
5 12 (23.53%) Software Testing
5 12 (23.53%) TDD
6 11 (21.57%) Requirements Analysis
6 11 (21.57%) Test Scripting
6 11 (21.57%) V-Model
6 11 (21.57%) Waterfall
7 9 (17.65%) Test Automation
7 9 (17.65%) Web Testing
8 8 (15.69%) Performance Testing
8 8 (15.69%) Scrum
9 7 (13.73%) User Stories
10 4 (7.84%) Defect Tracking
11 3 (5.88%) Test Strategy
12 2 (3.92%) Defect Management
12 2 (3.92%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 22 (43.14%) Python
2 11 (21.57%) SQL
3 9 (17.65%) Java
4 3 (5.88%) C#
5 2 (3.92%) C++
5 2 (3.92%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.92%) Perl
6 1 (1.96%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (37.25%) Degree
2 13 (25.49%) ISEB
3 3 (5.88%) ISTQB
3 3 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (52.94%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (3.92%) Twitter
2 1 (1.96%) Facebook
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