The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manual Testing
Rank 66 55 46
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -9
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 0.32% 0.43% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.52% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £22,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.75% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Manual Testing
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Derbyshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Derbyshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
525 383 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 84.00% 81.66% 76.56%
Number of salaries quoted 423 301 234
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Derbyshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Manual Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Derbyshire

Manual Testing
Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manual Testing within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby -1 1 £22,500 -35.71%
Chesterfield - 1 - -
Manual Testing
East Midlands

Manual Testing
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Derbyshire region citing Manual Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Manual Testing.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) C#

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Derbyshire region citing Manual Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Manual Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Quality Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Tester
1 1 (50.00%) QA Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Web Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Software Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA