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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manual Testing
England / East Midlands
Rank 128 147 133
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -14
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 35 29 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.20% 0.91% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.35% 1.03% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 31 17 31
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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
2589 2802 2704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 88.76% 88.17% 85.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2119 2150 2260
Median salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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
Nottinghamshire +12 13 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Leicestershire -11 13 £35,000 -22.22%
Derbyshire +24 8 £28,000 -6.66% 2
Northamptonshire +5 1 - - 1
Manual Testing
England

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 35 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (35.71%) Automated Testing
3 18 (32.14%) Automation Testing
4 17 (30.36%) QA
5 16 (28.57%) SQL
6 15 (26.79%) Selenium
7 14 (25.00%) C#
7 14 (25.00%) Scrum
8 12 (21.43%) Java
9 11 (19.64%) Software Testing
9 11 (19.64%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (19.64%) Defect Management
10 10 (17.86%) ISTQB
11 9 (16.07%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (14.29%) Test Scripting
12 8 (14.29%) Software Engineering
12 8 (14.29%) ISEB
13 7 (12.50%) Regression Testing
13 7 (12.50%) Degree
13 7 (12.50%) Test Strategy
14 6 (10.71%) Cucumber
14 6 (10.71%) Performance Testing
14 6 (10.71%) Retail
15 5 (8.93%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
15 5 (8.93%) TDD
15 5 (8.93%) Finance
15 5 (8.93%) Mathematics
15 5 (8.93%) Integration Testing
15 5 (8.93%) Test Management
15 5 (8.93%) User Experience

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:

Applications
1 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.79%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) G Suite
1 1 (1.79%) Office 365
1 1 (1.79%) Slack
Development Applications
1 15 (26.79%) Selenium
2 9 (16.07%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (10.71%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.57%) JIRA
4 2 (3.57%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.79%) Calabash
5 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.79%) JMeter
5 1 (1.79%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.79%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.79%) TestComplete
General
1 6 (10.71%) Retail
2 5 (8.93%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (41.07%) Analyst
2 21 (37.50%) Test Analyst
3 14 (25.00%) Tester
4 9 (16.07%) QA Engineer
5 7 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
5 7 (12.50%) Automation Tester
5 7 (12.50%) Manual Tester
5 7 (12.50%) Selenium Tester
5 7 (12.50%) Software Tester
6 6 (10.71%) Java Automation Tester
6 6 (10.71%) Manual Test Analyst
6 6 (10.71%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 5 (8.93%) Test Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) Junior
8 4 (7.14%) Junior Analyst
8 4 (7.14%) Junior Test Analyst
8 4 (7.14%) QA Leader
8 4 (7.14%) Test Leader
8 4 (7.14%) Web Tester
9 3 (5.36%) Systems Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.36%) .NET
1 3 (5.36%) XML
1 3 (5.36%) XSD
2 1 (1.79%) Gherkin
2 1 (1.79%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) Mathematics
1 5 (8.93%) User Experience
2 3 (5.36%) Physics
3 2 (3.57%) EPoS
4 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.79%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.79%) Android
1 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.79%) Windows
1 1 (1.79%) Windows 10
1 1 (1.79%) Windows 7
1 1 (1.79%) Windows 8
1 1 (1.79%) Windows Server
1 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (35.71%) Automated Testing
3 18 (32.14%) Automation Testing
4 14 (25.00%) Scrum
5 11 (19.64%) Defect Management
5 11 (19.64%) Software Testing
5 11 (19.64%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 8 (14.29%) Test Scripting
7 7 (12.50%) Regression Testing
7 7 (12.50%) Test Strategy
8 6 (10.71%) Performance Testing
9 5 (8.93%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 5 (8.93%) Integration Testing
9 5 (8.93%) SDLC
9 5 (8.93%) TDD
9 5 (8.93%) Test Management
10 4 (7.14%) Issue Tracking
10 4 (7.14%) Logistics
10 4 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (28.57%) SQL
2 14 (25.00%) C#
3 12 (21.43%) Java
4 3 (5.36%) C++
4 3 (5.36%) Ruby
5 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (17.86%) ISTQB
2 8 (14.29%) ISEB
3 7 (12.50%) Degree
4 3 (5.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (30.36%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.79%) Google
2 1 (1.79%) HP
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