The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Derbyshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manual Testing
Rank 59 43 49
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +6
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 1 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 0.20% 0.27% 1.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.35% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 9
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -7.14%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Derbyshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
399 284 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 81.10% 76.55% 71.99%
Number of salaries quoted 318 246 295
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Manual Testing
East Midlands

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
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Test Management
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
1 1 (33.33%) QA Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior QA Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Management
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
Derby, Derbyshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago