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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 204 226 283
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +57
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 26 43 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.48% 0.61% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.70% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 25 36 40
Median salary £61,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London median salary £35,500 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +4.47%
Manual Testing
London

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
4714 6149 9421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 86.99% 87.92% 84.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4275 5427 8141
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,001 £40,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £85,000
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 2 December 2016.

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 2 December 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 City of London region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 65 (95.59%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (80.88%) QA
3 38 (55.88%) JIRA
3 38 (55.88%) Finance
4 34 (50.00%) HTML
5 33 (48.53%) CSS
5 33 (48.53%) HTTP
5 33 (48.53%) Confluence
5 33 (48.53%) Defect Management
6 32 (47.06%) Regression Testing
7 31 (45.59%) HTTPS
7 31 (45.59%) Front End Development
8 30 (44.12%) User Acceptance Testing
9 27 (39.71%) Android
9 27 (39.71%) Waterfall
10 25 (36.76%) Workflow
11 24 (35.29%) iPhone
11 24 (35.29%) iPad
11 24 (35.29%) Redmine
12 19 (27.94%) Scrum
13 18 (26.47%) BDD
14 16 (23.53%) Automated Testing
15 14 (20.59%) Selenium
16 13 (19.12%) TDD
17 10 (14.71%) Cucumber
17 10 (14.71%) Mobile App
17 10 (14.71%) Ruby
17 10 (14.71%) JavaScript
18 9 (13.24%) Test Scripting
19 8 (11.76%) Test Management

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 33 (48.53%) Confluence
2 2 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.94%) MS Office
2 1 (1.47%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.47%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (48.53%) HTTP
2 31 (45.59%) HTTPS
3 2 (2.94%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.94%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.47%) EDRMS
2 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 38 (55.88%) JIRA
2 24 (35.29%) Redmine
3 14 (20.59%) Selenium
4 10 (14.71%) Cucumber
5 8 (11.76%) Jasmine
5 8 (11.76%) Mocha
6 3 (4.41%) Git (software)
6 3 (4.41%) SpecFlow
7 2 (2.94%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.94%) Maven
7 2 (2.94%) NUnit
7 2 (2.94%) Selenium IDE
7 2 (2.94%) SoapUI
7 2 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.94%) WebDriver
7 2 (2.94%) Zephyr
8 1 (1.47%) MSTest
8 1 (1.47%) TestLink
8 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 38 (55.88%) Finance
2 6 (8.82%) Marketing
3 4 (5.88%) Law
4 3 (4.41%) Advertising
5 2 (2.94%) Back Office
5 2 (2.94%) Electronics
5 2 (2.94%) Games
5 2 (2.94%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.94%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.47%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.47%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 24 (35.29%) Analyst
2 19 (27.94%) Test Analyst
3 15 (22.06%) Tester
4 13 (19.12%) QA Analyst
5 11 (16.18%) Test Leader
6 10 (14.71%) Developer
7 9 (13.24%) QA Test Analyst
7 9 (13.24%) Test Engineer
7 9 (13.24%) Web Tester
8 7 (10.29%) Manual Test Analyst
8 7 (10.29%) Mobile Test Analyst
9 6 (8.82%) Lead Developer
9 6 (8.82%) QA Engineer
10 5 (7.35%) Developer in Test
10 5 (7.35%) Test Automation Developer
11 4 (5.88%) Automation Tester
12 3 (4.41%) Automation Test Lead
12 3 (4.41%) Java Developer
12 3 (4.41%) Junior
12 3 (4.41%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (50.00%) HTML
2 33 (48.53%) CSS
3 3 (4.41%) RESTful
4 2 (2.94%) .NET
4 2 (2.94%) JMS
4 2 (2.94%) SOAP
4 2 (2.94%) Web Services
4 2 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (35.29%) iPad
1 24 (35.29%) iPhone
2 10 (14.71%) Mobile App
3 6 (8.82%) Contract for Difference
4 4 (5.88%) Blog
5 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.41%) Statistics
6 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.94%) User Experience
7 1 (1.47%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.47%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.47%) Derivative
7 1 (1.47%) Fintech
7 1 (1.47%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.47%) Online Games
7 1 (1.47%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.47%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 27 (39.71%) Android
2 3 (4.41%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.41%) Unix
3 2 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (95.59%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (48.53%) Defect Management
3 32 (47.06%) Regression Testing
4 31 (45.59%) Front End Development
5 30 (44.12%) User Acceptance Testing
6 27 (39.71%) Waterfall
7 25 (36.76%) Workflow
8 19 (27.94%) Scrum
9 18 (26.47%) BDD
10 16 (23.53%) Automated Testing
11 13 (19.12%) TDD
12 9 (13.24%) Test Scripting
13 8 (11.76%) DevOps
13 8 (11.76%) Software Testing
13 8 (11.76%) Test Management
14 7 (10.29%) Automation Testing
15 6 (8.82%) Test Strategy
16 5 (7.35%) API Testing
16 5 (7.35%) Mentoring
16 5 (7.35%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.71%) JavaScript
1 10 (14.71%) Ruby
2 7 (10.29%) C#
3 5 (7.35%) Java
3 5 (7.35%) SQL
4 2 (2.94%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.94%) Python
4 2 (2.94%) Scala
4 2 (2.94%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.94%) VBScript
5 1 (1.47%) VB
5 1 (1.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (7.35%) ISEB
1 5 (7.35%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.94%) Degree
2 2 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (80.88%) QA
2 8 (11.76%) SDET
3 4 (5.88%) GCP
4 1 (1.47%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (4.41%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (2.94%) Docker
2 2 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.41%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (4.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.94%) SAP
2 2 (2.94%) VMware
3 1 (1.47%) HP
3 1 (1.47%) OpenText
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle
3 1 (1.47%) Siebel
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