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 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 88 90 84
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 34 45 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.99% 2.13% 2.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.34% 2.46% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 32 45 53
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,800 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
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
1450 1828 2040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 84.70% 86.35% 83.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1176 1607 1593
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 24 September 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 24 September 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 +5 24 £45,000 +16.12% 3
Peterborough +11 4 £26,000 -21.50%
Huntingdon - 4 £26,500 -
Manual Testing
East of England

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 38 (69.09%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (54.55%) QA
3 26 (47.27%) Automated Testing
4 20 (36.36%) Degree
5 19 (34.55%) Python
6 18 (32.73%) Software Testing
7 16 (29.09%) Scrum
8 14 (25.45%) SQL
8 14 (25.45%) Finance
8 14 (25.45%) Test Automation
9 13 (23.64%) Automation Testing
9 13 (23.64%) Linux
9 13 (23.64%) Regression Testing
10 12 (21.82%) Java
10 12 (21.82%) Perl
10 12 (21.82%) Exploratory Testing
11 11 (20.00%) JIRA
11 11 (20.00%) Selenium
11 11 (20.00%) Test Scripting
12 9 (16.36%) Computer Science
13 8 (14.55%) Test Strategy
13 8 (14.55%) ISEB
14 7 (12.73%) MS Office
14 7 (12.73%) C#
14 7 (12.73%) WebDriver
14 7 (12.73%) Requirements Analysis
15 6 (10.91%) Mathematics
15 6 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
15 6 (10.91%) Software Engineering
15 6 (10.91%) ISTQB

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:

Applications
1 7 (12.73%) MS Office
2 4 (7.27%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) 3GPP
1 3 (5.45%) Internet
1 3 (5.45%) LTE
2 1 (1.82%) DHCP
2 1 (1.82%) DNS
2 1 (1.82%) HTTP
2 1 (1.82%) SSL
2 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.82%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.82%) Big Data
2 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (20.00%) JIRA
1 11 (20.00%) Selenium
2 7 (12.73%) WebDriver
3 5 (9.09%) JUnit
3 5 (9.09%) TestNG
4 3 (5.45%) Bugzilla
5 2 (3.64%) Hudson
6 1 (1.82%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.82%) Gatling
6 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.82%) JMeter
6 1 (1.82%) Subversion
General
1 14 (25.45%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Electronics
3 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (50.91%) Test Engineer
2 15 (27.27%) Software Test Engineer
2 15 (27.27%) Tester
3 10 (18.18%) Analyst
3 10 (18.18%) QA Engineer
3 10 (18.18%) QA Tester
4 9 (16.36%) Linux Engineer
4 9 (16.36%) Manual Tester
4 9 (16.36%) Test Analyst
4 9 (16.36%) Test Automation Engineer
5 8 (14.55%) QA Test Engineer
6 6 (10.91%) Junior
6 6 (10.91%) Junior QA Engineer
6 6 (10.91%) Python Software Engineer
6 6 (10.91%) Software Engineer
7 5 (9.09%) Automation Test Analyst
7 5 (9.09%) Junior Test Engineer
7 5 (9.09%) QA Manual Tester
7 5 (9.09%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 4 (7.27%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.09%) CSS
1 5 (9.09%) HTML
1 5 (9.09%) Reactive Extensions
1 5 (9.09%) WPF
2 3 (5.45%) Web Services
3 2 (3.64%) .NET
3 2 (3.64%) RESTful
3 2 (3.64%) SOAP
4 1 (1.82%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) Computer Science
2 6 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.91%) Mathematics
3 5 (9.09%) Statistics
4 4 (7.27%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.64%) Replication
6 1 (1.82%) Home Automation
6 1 (1.82%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 13 (23.64%) Linux
2 4 (7.27%) Unix
2 4 (7.27%) Windows
3 3 (5.45%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.82%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (69.09%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (47.27%) Automated Testing
3 18 (32.73%) Software Testing
4 16 (29.09%) Scrum
5 14 (25.45%) Test Automation
6 13 (23.64%) Automation Testing
6 13 (23.64%) Regression Testing
7 12 (21.82%) Exploratory Testing
8 11 (20.00%) Test Scripting
9 8 (14.55%) Test Strategy
10 7 (12.73%) Requirements Analysis
11 6 (10.91%) Software Engineering
12 5 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (9.09%) Defect Management
12 5 (9.09%) Usability Testing
12 5 (9.09%) User Stories
13 4 (7.27%) Performance Testing
13 4 (7.27%) SDLC
13 4 (7.27%) Web Testing
14 3 (5.45%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 19 (34.55%) Python
2 14 (25.45%) SQL
3 12 (21.82%) Java
3 12 (21.82%) Perl
4 7 (12.73%) C#
5 5 (9.09%) JavaScript
6 4 (7.27%) C
7 3 (5.45%) C++
8 2 (3.64%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (36.36%) Degree
2 8 (14.55%) ISEB
3 6 (10.91%) ISTQB
4 5 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (54.55%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.45%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £26 - £30 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago