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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manual Testing
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 101 100 90
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 20 28 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.24% 1.41% 1.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 1.65% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 20 28 39
Median salary £43,750 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £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
1364 1692 1913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 84.88% 85.50% 84.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1154 1355 1520
Median salary £46,500 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.68% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,684 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £62,500 £60,000
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 22 January 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 22 January 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 -6 13 £47,500 +23.37%
Peterborough - 3 £45,000 -
Manual Testing
East of England

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 34 (72.34%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (48.94%) QA
3 20 (42.55%) Test Automation
4 19 (40.43%) Automated Testing
4 19 (40.43%) Python
5 18 (38.30%) Scrum
6 12 (25.53%) C#
6 12 (25.53%) Perl
7 11 (23.40%) Linux
7 11 (23.40%) Finance
7 11 (23.40%) Selenium
7 11 (23.40%) Software Testing
7 11 (23.40%) Exploratory Testing
8 10 (21.28%) Ruby
8 10 (21.28%) JIRA
8 10 (21.28%) Test Strategy
8 10 (21.28%) SQL
9 9 (19.15%) Test Scripting
10 8 (17.02%) Degree
10 8 (17.02%) Automation Testing
11 7 (14.89%) ISEB
11 7 (14.89%) Java
11 7 (14.89%) Mobile App
12 6 (12.77%) C++
12 6 (12.77%) MS Office
12 6 (12.77%) Windows
13 5 (10.64%) Electronics
13 5 (10.64%) Software Engineering
13 5 (10.64%) C
13 5 (10.64%) 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 6 (12.77%) MS Office
2 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) Internet
2 2 (4.26%) 3GPP
2 2 (4.26%) LTE
3 1 (2.13%) DHCP
3 1 (2.13%) DNS
3 1 (2.13%) HTTP
3 1 (2.13%) SSL
3 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.13%) Wireless
3 1 (2.13%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (23.40%) Selenium
2 10 (21.28%) JIRA
3 5 (10.64%) WebDriver
4 4 (8.51%) Cucumber
4 4 (8.51%) JUnit
4 4 (8.51%) TestNG
5 2 (4.26%) Bugzilla
5 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.26%) HP UFT
5 2 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (4.26%) TestComplete
6 1 (2.13%) Gatling
6 1 (2.13%) JMeter
General
1 11 (23.40%) Finance
2 5 (10.64%) Electronics
3 3 (6.38%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.26%) Marketing
4 2 (4.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (57.45%) Test Engineer
2 18 (38.30%) Software Test Engineer
3 14 (29.79%) Test Automation Engineer
4 10 (21.28%) Analyst
4 10 (21.28%) Linux Engineer
5 8 (17.02%) Test Analyst
5 8 (17.02%) Tester
6 7 (14.89%) QA Engineer
6 7 (14.89%) QA Test Engineer
7 6 (12.77%) Automation Test Analyst
7 6 (12.77%) Manual Tester
8 5 (10.64%) Python Software Engineer
8 5 (10.64%) Software Engineer
8 5 (10.64%) Software Tester
9 4 (8.51%) Developer
9 4 (8.51%) Development Engineer
9 4 (8.51%) QA Automation Engineer
9 4 (8.51%) Selenium Test Analyst
9 4 (8.51%) Software Development Engineer
9 4 (8.51%) Test Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.51%) CSS
1 4 (8.51%) HTML
2 3 (6.38%) .NET
3 2 (4.26%) Qt
4 1 (2.13%) REST
4 1 (2.13%) Web Services
4 1 (2.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.26%) Algorithms
3 2 (4.26%) Home Automation
3 2 (4.26%) Smart Home
4 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.13%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.13%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.40%) Linux
2 6 (12.77%) Windows
3 4 (8.51%) Unix
4 3 (6.38%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (72.34%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (42.55%) Test Automation
3 19 (40.43%) Automated Testing
4 18 (38.30%) Scrum
5 11 (23.40%) Exploratory Testing
5 11 (23.40%) Software Testing
6 10 (21.28%) Test Strategy
7 9 (19.15%) Test Scripting
8 8 (17.02%) Automation Testing
9 5 (10.64%) Software Engineering
10 4 (8.51%) BDD
10 4 (8.51%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (8.51%) Regression Testing
10 4 (8.51%) TDD
11 3 (6.38%) Defect Tracking
11 3 (6.38%) Non-Functional Testing
11 3 (6.38%) Open Source
12 2 (4.26%) Case Management
12 2 (4.26%) Functional Testing
12 2 (4.26%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 19 (40.43%) Python
2 12 (25.53%) C#
2 12 (25.53%) Perl
3 10 (21.28%) Ruby
3 10 (21.28%) SQL
4 7 (14.89%) Java
5 6 (12.77%) C++
6 5 (10.64%) C
7 4 (8.51%) JavaScript
8 2 (4.26%) Bash Shell
8 2 (4.26%) MATLAB
8 2 (4.26%) PowerShell
8 2 (4.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (17.02%) Degree
2 7 (14.89%) ISEB
3 5 (10.64%) ISTQB
4 4 (8.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (48.94%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (6.38%) Oracle
2 2 (4.26%) HP
2 2 (4.26%) SAP
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
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