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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 98 102 97
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 30 34 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.61% 1.57% 1.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.88% 1.84% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 28 34 42
Median salary £38,250 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,250 £47,250
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
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
1595 1843 2049
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 85.57% 85.13% 83.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1317 1557 1649
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 £31,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -1 20 £39,750 +6.00% 2
Peterborough +3 6 £26,000 -21.50%
Huntingdon - 3 £26,500 - 1
Manual Testing
East of England

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 31 (59.62%) Automated Testing
2 30 (57.69%) QA
3 29 (55.77%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (46.15%) Degree
5 20 (38.46%) Python
6 19 (36.54%) Software Testing
7 18 (34.62%) Automation Testing
8 15 (28.85%) Regression Testing
9 14 (26.92%) Linux
10 13 (25.00%) Scrum
11 11 (21.15%) Requirements Analysis
11 11 (21.15%) Finance
12 10 (19.23%) SQL
12 10 (19.23%) Test Scripting
13 9 (17.31%) Selenium
13 9 (17.31%) Test Automation
13 9 (17.31%) SDLC
14 8 (15.38%) Web Testing
14 8 (15.38%) User Stories
14 8 (15.38%) Java
14 8 (15.38%) Perl
14 8 (15.38%) ISEB
14 8 (15.38%) Computer Science
15 7 (13.46%) Exploratory Testing
16 6 (11.54%) Performance Testing
16 6 (11.54%) JIRA
16 6 (11.54%) C#
17 5 (9.62%) Replication
17 5 (9.62%) Statistics
17 5 (9.62%) Mathematics

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 (1.92%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.92%) MS Office
1 1 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) 3GPP
1 1 (1.92%) HTTPS
1 1 (1.92%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (17.31%) Selenium
2 6 (11.54%) JIRA
3 5 (9.62%) Hudson
4 4 (7.69%) Bugzilla
5 3 (5.77%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.92%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.92%) JUnit
6 1 (1.92%) Subversion
6 1 (1.92%) TestNG
General
1 11 (21.15%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Electronics
3 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 16 (30.77%) Software Test Engineer
3 14 (26.92%) Analyst
4 13 (25.00%) Test Analyst
4 13 (25.00%) Tester
5 12 (23.08%) QA Tester
6 8 (15.38%) Test Automation Engineer
7 7 (13.46%) QA Engineer
8 6 (11.54%) QA Analyst
8 6 (11.54%) QA Test Analyst
8 6 (11.54%) Software Analyst
8 6 (11.54%) Software Test Analyst
9 5 (9.62%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (9.62%) Manual Tester
9 5 (9.62%) QA Test Engineer
10 4 (7.69%) Junior
10 4 (7.69%) QA Manual Tester
11 3 (5.77%) Junior QA Engineer
11 3 (5.77%) Linux Developer
11 3 (5.77%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.62%) Reactive Extensions
1 5 (9.62%) WPF
2 2 (3.85%) CSS
2 2 (3.85%) HTML
2 2 (3.85%) RESTful
2 2 (3.85%) SOAP
2 2 (3.85%) Web Services
3 1 (1.92%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.62%) Mathematics
2 5 (9.62%) Replication
2 5 (9.62%) Statistics
3 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.69%) iPad
3 4 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (26.92%) Linux
2 4 (7.69%) Mac OS X
2 4 (7.69%) Unix
2 4 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (59.62%) Automated Testing
2 29 (55.77%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (36.54%) Software Testing
4 18 (34.62%) Automation Testing
5 15 (28.85%) Regression Testing
6 13 (25.00%) Scrum
7 11 (21.15%) Requirements Analysis
8 10 (19.23%) Test Scripting
9 9 (17.31%) SDLC
9 9 (17.31%) Test Automation
10 8 (15.38%) User Stories
10 8 (15.38%) Web Testing
11 7 (13.46%) Exploratory Testing
12 6 (11.54%) Performance Testing
13 5 (9.62%) Defect Management
13 5 (9.62%) Test Strategy
13 5 (9.62%) Usability Testing
13 5 (9.62%) V-Model
14 4 (7.69%) TDD
14 4 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 20 (38.46%) Python
2 10 (19.23%) SQL
3 8 (15.38%) Java
3 8 (15.38%) Perl
4 6 (11.54%) C#
5 3 (5.77%) C
6 2 (3.85%) C++
7 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 24 (46.15%) Degree
2 8 (15.38%) ISEB
3 4 (7.69%) ISTQB
3 4 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (57.69%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (3.85%) Twitter
2 1 (1.92%) Facebook
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Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Salary: 20k-25k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago