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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manual Testing
England / East Midlands
Rank 116 151 141
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -10
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 41 20 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.44% 0.62% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% 0.71% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 34 9 32
Median salary £35,000 £30,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.75% -11.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £22,500 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £41,000 £37,250
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
2490 2802 2705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 87.18% 87.51% 86.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2004 2141 2205
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 22 February 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 22 February 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 +13 20 £35,000 +2.94% 8
Derbyshire - 9 £35,000 - 1
Leicestershire -4 8 £31,250 -7.40% 2
Northamptonshire - 4 £40,000 - 2
Manual Testing
England

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 38 (58.46%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (38.46%) Automated Testing
3 23 (35.38%) Selenium
3 23 (35.38%) Automation Testing
4 19 (29.23%) SQL
5 18 (27.69%) Scrum
5 18 (27.69%) QA
6 17 (26.15%) Software Testing
6 17 (26.15%) C#
7 16 (24.62%) Java
7 16 (24.62%) Defect Management
8 13 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (16.92%) ISTQB
10 10 (15.38%) Software Engineering
10 10 (15.38%) Retail
10 10 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
10 10 (15.38%) Cucumber
10 10 (15.38%) Test Strategy
11 9 (13.85%) Test Management
11 9 (13.85%) Test Scripting
11 9 (13.85%) JIRA
11 9 (13.85%) TDD
11 9 (13.85%) Regression Testing
11 9 (13.85%) ISEB
12 7 (10.77%) RESTful
12 7 (10.77%) OOP
13 6 (9.23%) Microsoft
13 6 (9.23%) Finance
13 6 (9.23%) BDD
13 6 (9.23%) Test Automation

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 3 (4.62%) MS Excel
1 3 (4.62%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) G Suite
1 1 (1.54%) Office 365
1 1 (1.54%) Slack
Development Applications
1 23 (35.38%) Selenium
2 10 (15.38%) Cucumber
2 10 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (13.85%) JIRA
4 4 (6.15%) Ant
4 4 (6.15%) Git (software)
4 4 (6.15%) Maven
4 4 (6.15%) WebDriver
5 3 (4.62%) Visual Studio
6 2 (3.08%) Calabash
6 2 (3.08%) JMeter
6 2 (3.08%) LoadRunner
6 2 (3.08%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.54%) HP UFT
7 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (15.38%) Retail
2 6 (9.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (40.00%) Analyst
2 21 (32.31%) Test Analyst
3 15 (23.08%) Tester
4 11 (16.92%) QA Engineer
5 10 (15.38%) Test Engineer
6 8 (12.31%) Automation Test Analyst
6 8 (12.31%) Manual Test Analyst
6 8 (12.31%) Software Tester
7 7 (10.77%) Automation Tester
7 7 (10.77%) Manual Tester
7 7 (10.77%) Selenium Tester
7 7 (10.77%) Software Test Engineer
8 6 (9.23%) Java Automation Tester
8 6 (9.23%) Selenium Automation Tester
8 6 (9.23%) Test Leader
9 5 (7.69%) Web Tester
10 4 (6.15%) Developer
10 4 (6.15%) Junior
10 4 (6.15%) Junior Analyst
10 4 (6.15%) Junior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.77%) RESTful
2 4 (6.15%) JDBC
3 3 (4.62%) XML
3 3 (4.62%) XSD
4 1 (1.54%) .NET
4 1 (1.54%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.62%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.62%) User Experience
3 2 (3.08%) EPoS
4 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.54%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.62%) Windows
1 3 (4.62%) Windows 10
1 3 (4.62%) Windows 7
1 3 (4.62%) Windows 8
1 3 (4.62%) Windows Server
1 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.54%) Android
2 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (58.46%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (38.46%) Automated Testing
3 23 (35.38%) Automation Testing
4 18 (27.69%) Scrum
5 17 (26.15%) Software Testing
6 16 (24.62%) Defect Management
7 13 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (15.38%) Software Engineering
8 10 (15.38%) Test Strategy
9 9 (13.85%) Regression Testing
9 9 (13.85%) TDD
9 9 (13.85%) Test Management
9 9 (13.85%) Test Scripting
10 7 (10.77%) OOP
11 6 (9.23%) BDD
11 6 (9.23%) Test Automation
12 5 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (7.69%) Performance Testing
12 5 (7.69%) User Stories
13 4 (6.15%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (29.23%) SQL
2 17 (26.15%) C#
3 16 (24.62%) Java
4 5 (7.69%) Ruby
5 3 (4.62%) C++
6 1 (1.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (16.92%) ISTQB
2 9 (13.85%) ISEB
3 6 (9.23%) Degree
4 4 (6.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (27.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (9.23%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.54%) Google
2 1 (1.54%) HP
2 1 (1.54%) SAP
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