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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 110 95 100
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +5
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 21 37 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.13% 1.69% 1.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 2.02% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 21 35 40
Median salary £39,000 £44,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.36% +31.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £30,450
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,250
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
1587 1836 2016
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 85.64% 83.99% 83.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1326 1537 1625
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 30 June 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 30 June 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 -8 17 £39,000 -13.33% 3
Peterborough +2 3 £26,000 -27.77% 1
Manual Testing
East of England

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 29 (59.18%) Automated Testing
2 27 (55.10%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (53.06%) QA
4 25 (51.02%) Degree
5 20 (40.82%) Python
6 19 (38.78%) Software Testing
7 17 (34.69%) Automation Testing
8 16 (32.65%) Regression Testing
9 14 (28.57%) Linux
10 13 (26.53%) Requirements Analysis
11 12 (24.49%) Finance
12 11 (22.45%) Scrum
13 10 (20.41%) User Stories
13 10 (20.41%) SDLC
14 9 (18.37%) Test Automation
14 9 (18.37%) Web Testing
14 9 (18.37%) Test Scripting
14 9 (18.37%) ISEB
14 9 (18.37%) Java
15 8 (16.33%) Performance Testing
16 7 (14.29%) Hudson
16 7 (14.29%) JIRA
16 7 (14.29%) Computer Science
16 7 (14.29%) Selenium
16 7 (14.29%) SQL
16 7 (14.29%) Replication
17 6 (12.24%) Mac OS X
17 6 (12.24%) C#
17 6 (12.24%) Perl
17 6 (12.24%) Unix

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 (2.04%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (14.29%) Hudson
1 7 (14.29%) JIRA
1 7 (14.29%) Selenium
2 4 (8.16%) Bugzilla
3 2 (4.08%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.04%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.04%) JMeter
4 1 (2.04%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (2.04%) Subversion
General
1 12 (24.49%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 24 (48.98%) Test Engineer
2 18 (36.73%) Software Test Engineer
3 15 (30.61%) Analyst
4 14 (28.57%) Test Analyst
5 11 (22.45%) Tester
6 10 (20.41%) QA Tester
7 8 (16.33%) QA Analyst
7 8 (16.33%) QA Test Analyst
8 6 (12.24%) QA Engineer
8 6 (12.24%) Software Analyst
8 6 (12.24%) Software Test Analyst
8 6 (12.24%) Test Automation Engineer
9 4 (8.16%) QA Test Engineer
10 3 (6.12%) Linux Developer
10 3 (6.12%) Linux Engineer
10 3 (6.12%) Manual Test Analyst
10 3 (6.12%) Python Developer
10 3 (6.12%) Technical Test Analyst
10 3 (6.12%) Technical Tester
10 3 (6.12%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) Reactive Extensions
1 5 (10.20%) WPF
2 1 (2.04%) .NET
2 1 (2.04%) CSS
2 1 (2.04%) HTML
2 1 (2.04%) RESTful
2 1 (2.04%) SOAP
2 1 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 7 (14.29%) Replication
2 5 (10.20%) Mathematics
2 5 (10.20%) Statistics
3 4 (8.16%) iPad
3 4 (8.16%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (28.57%) Linux
2 6 (12.24%) Mac OS X
2 6 (12.24%) Unix
2 6 (12.24%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (59.18%) Automated Testing
2 27 (55.10%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (38.78%) Software Testing
4 17 (34.69%) Automation Testing
5 16 (32.65%) Regression Testing
6 13 (26.53%) Requirements Analysis
7 11 (22.45%) Scrum
8 10 (20.41%) SDLC
8 10 (20.41%) User Stories
9 9 (18.37%) Test Automation
9 9 (18.37%) Test Scripting
9 9 (18.37%) Web Testing
10 8 (16.33%) Performance Testing
11 5 (10.20%) Defect Management
11 5 (10.20%) TDD
11 5 (10.20%) Usability Testing
11 5 (10.20%) V-Model
11 5 (10.20%) Waterfall
12 4 (8.16%) Defect Tracking
13 3 (6.12%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 20 (40.82%) Python
2 9 (18.37%) Java
3 7 (14.29%) SQL
4 6 (12.24%) C#
4 6 (12.24%) Perl
5 2 (4.08%) C
5 2 (4.08%) C++
5 2 (4.08%) Ruby
6 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 25 (51.02%) Degree
2 9 (18.37%) ISEB
3 4 (8.16%) ISTQB
3 4 (8.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (53.06%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (4.08%) Twitter
2 1 (2.04%) Facebook
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