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

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manual Testing
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 109 97 103
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +6
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 14 32 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.85% 1.50% 1.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 1.70% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 14 32 33
Median salary £43,750 £38,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.13% -8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,250 £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 Cambridgeshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1445 1879 1901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 87.79% 87.89% 84.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1172 1444 1543
Median salary £46,614 £44,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.75% -1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £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 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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017. 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 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 9 £42,500 +10.38% 2
Peterborough - 2 £45,000 -
Manual Testing
East of England

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 23 (69.70%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (51.52%) QA
3 16 (48.48%) Python
3 16 (48.48%) Test Automation
4 15 (45.45%) Scrum
4 15 (45.45%) Automated Testing
5 12 (36.36%) C#
6 10 (30.30%) Perl
6 10 (30.30%) Ruby
7 8 (24.24%) Degree
7 8 (24.24%) Linux
7 8 (24.24%) Test Strategy
7 8 (24.24%) Exploratory Testing
8 7 (21.21%) Software Testing
8 7 (21.21%) Selenium
9 6 (18.18%) C++
9 6 (18.18%) Finance
9 6 (18.18%) Automation Testing
10 5 (15.15%) Mobile App
10 5 (15.15%) Electronics
10 5 (15.15%) C
11 4 (12.12%) TDD
11 4 (12.12%) JIRA
11 4 (12.12%) ISEB
11 4 (12.12%) Cucumber
11 4 (12.12%) BDD
12 3 (9.09%) SaaS
12 3 (9.09%) Test Scripting
12 3 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (9.09%) Telecoms

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 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) 3GPP
1 1 (3.03%) LTE
1 1 (3.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Selenium
2 4 (12.12%) Cucumber
2 4 (12.12%) JIRA
3 2 (6.06%) Bugzilla
3 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.06%) HP UFT
3 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.06%) TestComplete
4 1 (3.03%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Electronics
3 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
4 2 (6.06%) Marketing
4 2 (6.06%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (66.67%) Test Engineer
2 15 (45.45%) Software Test Engineer
3 12 (36.36%) Test Automation Engineer
4 8 (24.24%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (18.18%) Analyst
6 5 (15.15%) QA Engineer
6 5 (15.15%) QA Test Engineer
7 4 (12.12%) Developer
7 4 (12.12%) Developer in Test
7 4 (12.12%) Development Engineer
7 4 (12.12%) QA Automation Engineer
7 4 (12.12%) Software Development Engineer
7 4 (12.12%) Test Analyst
7 4 (12.12%) Test Automation Developer
7 4 (12.12%) Test Development Engineer
8 3 (9.09%) Python Software Engineer
8 3 (9.09%) Software Engineer
8 3 (9.09%) Software Tester
8 3 (9.09%) Tester
9 2 (6.06%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) .NET
1 2 (6.06%) Qt
2 1 (3.03%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.06%) Algorithms
2 2 (6.06%) Home Automation
2 2 (6.06%) Smart Home
3 1 (3.03%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Linux
2 3 (9.09%) Windows
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (69.70%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (48.48%) Test Automation
3 15 (45.45%) Automated Testing
3 15 (45.45%) Scrum
4 8 (24.24%) Exploratory Testing
4 8 (24.24%) Test Strategy
5 7 (21.21%) Software Testing
6 6 (18.18%) Automation Testing
7 4 (12.12%) BDD
7 4 (12.12%) TDD
8 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
8 3 (9.09%) Test Scripting
9 2 (6.06%) Business Analysis
9 2 (6.06%) Case Management
9 2 (6.06%) Customer Requirements
9 2 (6.06%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (6.06%) Functional Testing
9 2 (6.06%) Performance Engineering
9 2 (6.06%) SDLC
9 2 (6.06%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 16 (48.48%) Python
2 12 (36.36%) C#
3 10 (30.30%) Perl
3 10 (30.30%) Ruby
4 6 (18.18%) C++
5 5 (15.15%) C
6 3 (9.09%) SQL
7 2 (6.06%) Bash Shell
7 2 (6.06%) Java
7 2 (6.06%) MATLAB
7 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
7 2 (6.06%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) Degree
2 4 (12.12%) ISEB
3 3 (9.09%) ISTQB
3 3 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (51.52%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (6.06%) HP
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle
1 2 (6.06%) SAP
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