The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 149 148 146
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 29 37 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.91% 1.05% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 1.18% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 27 26 36
Median salary £33,000 £28,125 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% -19.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
Manual Testing
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2858 3131 3095
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 89.37% 88.90% 85.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2277 2452 2659
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the East Midlands 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 East Midlands

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Manual Testing
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Manual Testing Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Manual Testing
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manual Testing within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire -6 14 £35,000 +16.66%
Derbyshire +21 7 £29,000 -3.33% 1
Nottinghamshire -2 7 £30,000 +39.53% 4
Northamptonshire -10 1 £50,000 +122.22% 2
Manual Testing
England

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 7 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 37 (53.62%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (49.28%) Automated Testing
3 27 (39.13%) QA
4 23 (33.33%) Scrum
4 23 (33.33%) Selenium
5 19 (27.54%) Software Engineering
5 19 (27.54%) Java
6 17 (24.64%) Automation Testing
7 15 (21.74%) SDLC
8 14 (20.29%) C#
8 14 (20.29%) Regression Testing
9 12 (17.39%) Integration Testing
10 11 (15.94%) Release Management
10 11 (15.94%) Software Testing
10 11 (15.94%) ISTQB
10 11 (15.94%) SQL
10 11 (15.94%) DevOps
11 10 (14.49%) ISEB
11 10 (14.49%) Test Scripting
12 9 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
12 9 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (13.04%) Performance Testing
12 9 (13.04%) Finance
12 9 (13.04%) JavaScript
12 9 (13.04%) Defect Management
13 7 (10.14%) System Integration Testing
13 7 (10.14%) XML
13 7 (10.14%) Test Management
14 6 (8.70%) Compatibility Testing
14 6 (8.70%) Degree

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) LAN
Development Applications
1 23 (33.33%) Selenium
2 9 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (7.25%) HP UFT
4 4 (5.80%) Gatling
4 4 (5.80%) NUnit
5 3 (4.35%) Cucumber
5 3 (4.35%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.90%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.45%) Calabash
7 1 (1.45%) JMeter
7 1 (1.45%) Maven
7 1 (1.45%) Ranorex
7 1 (1.45%) TestComplete
General
1 9 (13.04%) Finance
2 4 (5.80%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (36.23%) Analyst
2 22 (31.88%) Tester
3 21 (30.43%) Test Analyst
4 13 (18.84%) Automation Tester
5 10 (14.49%) Software Tester
6 7 (10.14%) Manual Tester
6 7 (10.14%) QA Engineer
7 6 (8.70%) Java Automation Tester
7 6 (8.70%) QA Specialist
7 6 (8.70%) Release Management Specialist
7 6 (8.70%) Selenium Tester
7 6 (8.70%) Systems Analyst
7 6 (8.70%) Systems Test Analyst
7 6 (8.70%) Test Engineer
8 5 (7.25%) Performance Tester
8 5 (7.25%) Selenium Automation Tester
8 5 (7.25%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
8 5 (7.25%) Test Specialist
9 4 (5.80%) Automation Test Analyst
9 4 (5.80%) SAP Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.14%) XML
2 6 (8.70%) XSD
3 5 (7.25%) HTML
4 4 (5.80%) GWT
4 4 (5.80%) J2EE
5 3 (4.35%) .NET
5 3 (4.35%) LAMP
6 1 (1.45%) CSS
6 1 (1.45%) Gherkin
6 1 (1.45%) REST
6 1 (1.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.25%) Mathematics
1 5 (7.25%) User Experience
2 3 (4.35%) iPad
2 3 (4.35%) Physics
3 2 (2.90%) EPoS
3 2 (2.90%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.45%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.80%) Unix
2 3 (4.35%) CentOS
2 3 (4.35%) Linux
3 1 (1.45%) Android
3 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.45%) Windows
3 1 (1.45%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.45%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (53.62%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (49.28%) Automated Testing
3 23 (33.33%) Scrum
4 19 (27.54%) Software Engineering
5 17 (24.64%) Automation Testing
6 15 (21.74%) SDLC
7 14 (20.29%) Regression Testing
8 12 (17.39%) Integration Testing
9 11 (15.94%) DevOps
9 11 (15.94%) Release Management
9 11 (15.94%) Software Testing
10 10 (14.49%) Test Scripting
11 9 (13.04%) Defect Management
11 9 (13.04%) Performance Testing
11 9 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (10.14%) System Integration Testing
12 7 (10.14%) Test Management
13 6 (8.70%) Compatibility Testing
13 6 (8.70%) System Testing
14 5 (7.25%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (27.54%) Java
2 14 (20.29%) C#
3 11 (15.94%) SQL
4 9 (13.04%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.80%) Scala
6 3 (4.35%) C++
6 3 (4.35%) PHP
7 1 (1.45%) Ruby
7 1 (1.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (15.94%) ISTQB
2 10 (14.49%) ISEB
3 6 (8.70%) Degree
3 6 (8.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (39.13%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (7.25%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.80%) Google
2 4 (5.80%) SAP
3 3 (4.35%) Red Hat
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