The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manual Testing
London / City of London
Rank 219 212 269
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +57
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 16 40 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.32% 0.63% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.70% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 9 35 49
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,300 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £62,500 £56,000
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 City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4412 5676 8765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 87.78% 88.83% 85.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3999 5086 7567
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £38,259
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London 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 the City of London

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the City of London region.

Manual Testing Salary Trend in the City of London

Manual Testing
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the City of London region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Manual Testing Salary Histogram in the City of London

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 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 City of London region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 53 (86.89%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (81.97%) QA
3 37 (60.66%) Finance
4 33 (54.10%) Regression Testing
5 30 (49.18%) JIRA
6 27 (44.26%) User Acceptance Testing
6 27 (44.26%) Waterfall
6 27 (44.26%) Workflow
6 27 (44.26%) HTTP
7 26 (42.62%) HTML
7 26 (42.62%) CSS
7 26 (42.62%) Confluence
7 26 (42.62%) Android
7 26 (42.62%) Defect Management
8 25 (40.98%) Front End Development
8 25 (40.98%) HTTPS
9 24 (39.34%) iPhone
9 24 (39.34%) iPad
9 24 (39.34%) Redmine
10 19 (31.15%) Automated Testing
11 15 (24.59%) Selenium
12 13 (21.31%) BDD
13 12 (19.67%) Scrum
14 11 (18.03%) TDD
14 11 (18.03%) C#
15 8 (13.11%) Ruby
15 8 (13.11%) SQL
15 8 (13.11%) Automation Testing
16 7 (11.48%) JavaScript
16 7 (11.48%) Cucumber

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 26 (42.62%) Confluence
2 2 (3.28%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (44.26%) HTTP
2 25 (40.98%) HTTPS
3 2 (3.28%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.20%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.28%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.64%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 30 (49.18%) JIRA
2 24 (39.34%) Redmine
3 15 (24.59%) Selenium
4 7 (11.48%) Cucumber
5 6 (9.84%) Jasmine
5 6 (9.84%) Mocha
6 4 (6.56%) SoapUI
7 3 (4.92%) Git (software)
8 2 (3.28%) HP UFT
8 2 (3.28%) Jenkins
8 2 (3.28%) Maven
8 2 (3.28%) NUnit
8 2 (3.28%) Selenium IDE
8 2 (3.28%) SpecFlow
8 2 (3.28%) TestComplete
8 2 (3.28%) WATIR
8 2 (3.28%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.64%) Spock
9 1 (1.64%) TestLink
9 1 (1.64%) Zephyr
General
1 37 (60.66%) Finance
2 6 (9.84%) Banking
3 4 (6.56%) Law
3 4 (6.56%) Marketing
4 3 (4.92%) Advertising
5 2 (3.28%) Games
6 1 (1.64%) Electronics
6 1 (1.64%) iGaming
6 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (34.43%) Analyst
2 16 (26.23%) Test Analyst
2 16 (26.23%) Tester
3 12 (19.67%) QA Analyst
4 9 (14.75%) Developer
4 9 (14.75%) Test Engineer
4 9 (14.75%) Web Tester
5 8 (13.11%) Test Leader
6 7 (11.48%) QA Test Analyst
7 5 (8.20%) Automation Tester
7 5 (8.20%) Developer in Test
7 5 (8.20%) Financial Analyst
7 5 (8.20%) Lead Developer
7 5 (8.20%) Quality Analyst
7 5 (8.20%) Software Analyst
7 5 (8.20%) Software Test Analyst
8 4 (6.56%) QA Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) Test Automation Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Java Developer
9 3 (4.92%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (42.62%) CSS
1 26 (42.62%) HTML
2 3 (4.92%) RESTful
3 2 (3.28%) JMS
3 2 (3.28%) Web Services
4 1 (1.64%) SOAP
4 1 (1.64%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (39.34%) iPad
1 24 (39.34%) iPhone
2 6 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.20%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.56%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.28%) Fintech
5 2 (3.28%) Statistics
5 2 (3.28%) User Experience
6 1 (1.64%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.64%) Blog
6 1 (1.64%) Contract for Difference
6 1 (1.64%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.64%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 26 (42.62%) Android
2 3 (4.92%) Linux
2 3 (4.92%) Unix
3 2 (3.28%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (86.89%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (54.10%) Regression Testing
3 27 (44.26%) User Acceptance Testing
3 27 (44.26%) Waterfall
3 27 (44.26%) Workflow
4 26 (42.62%) Defect Management
5 25 (40.98%) Front End Development
6 19 (31.15%) Automated Testing
7 13 (21.31%) BDD
8 12 (19.67%) Scrum
9 11 (18.03%) TDD
10 8 (13.11%) Automation Testing
11 6 (9.84%) DevOps
11 6 (9.84%) Software Engineering
11 6 (9.84%) Software Testing
11 6 (9.84%) Test Automation
12 5 (8.20%) Proprietary Trading
12 5 (8.20%) Software Delivery
12 5 (8.20%) Test Scripting
13 4 (6.56%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.03%) C#
2 8 (13.11%) Ruby
2 8 (13.11%) SQL
3 7 (11.48%) JavaScript
4 6 (9.84%) Java
5 2 (3.28%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.28%) Python
5 2 (3.28%) Scala
5 2 (3.28%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.28%) VBScript
6 1 (1.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (9.84%) Degree
2 3 (4.92%) ISEB
2 3 (4.92%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (81.97%) QA
2 6 (9.84%) SDET
3 1 (1.64%) GCP
System Software
1 3 (4.92%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (3.28%) Docker
2 2 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) Puppet
2 1 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (8.20%) BEA
2 2 (3.28%) TOWER Software
2 2 (3.28%) VMware
3 1 (1.64%) HP
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.64%) SAP
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago