The table below looks at the statistics for the Manual Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manual Tester
Rank 177 174 172
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Manual Tester 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.055% 0.059% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.061% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Average salary £31,750 £29,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.62% +9.25%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £35,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +20.68%
Manual Tester
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3481 3265 2939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.08% 95.80% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2928 2799 2576
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Manual Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Manual Tester in the job title across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Manual Tester Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Manual Tester
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Manual Tester Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Manual Tester
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manual Tester within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014. 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
Nottinghamshire +8 1 £30,000 -1.63%
Derbyshire - 1 £33,500 -
Manual Tester
England

Manual Tester
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands region that cited Manual Tester in their job title 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 with Manual Tester in their job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (40.00%) ISEB
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) HTTP
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (20.00%) SaaS
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5

Manual Tester
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands region that cited Manual Tester in their job title 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 with Manual Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center