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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 150 144 175
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +31
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 21 29 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.66% 0.93% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 1.10% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 11 28 19
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
2751 2634 3134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 86.62% 84.56% 87.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2094 2167 2542
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 14 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manual Testing within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(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
Leicestershire +10 13 £45,000 +44.00% 2
Nottinghamshire -3 5 £37,500 +15.38% 2
Northamptonshire -14 2 £38,750 +10.71%
Lincolnshire - 1 £22,500 -
Manual Testing
England

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 39 (65.00%) Automated Testing
2 36 (60.00%) Selenium
3 30 (50.00%) Finance
4 23 (38.33%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (38.33%) SDLC
5 22 (36.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 22 (36.67%) ISTQB
6 21 (35.00%) SAP
6 21 (35.00%) ISEB
7 20 (33.33%) HP UFT
7 20 (33.33%) Regression Testing
8 19 (31.67%) V-Model
8 19 (31.67%) Waterfall
9 18 (30.00%) Integration Testing
9 18 (30.00%) NUnit
9 18 (30.00%) System Integration Testing
10 13 (21.67%) QA
11 12 (20.00%) Automation Testing
12 11 (18.33%) Java
13 10 (16.67%) Test Scripting
14 9 (15.00%) C#
15 8 (13.33%) Software Testing
16 6 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 6 (10.00%) Agile Testing
16 6 (10.00%) Web Development
16 6 (10.00%) Degree
16 6 (10.00%) Web Testing
16 6 (10.00%) SQL
16 6 (10.00%) J2EE
16 6 (10.00%) E-Commerce

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) SSL
1 1 (1.67%) VPN
1 1 (1.67%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.33%) MySQL
3 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.67%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 36 (60.00%) Selenium
2 20 (33.33%) HP UFT
3 18 (30.00%) NUnit
4 6 (10.00%) Eclipse
4 6 (10.00%) IntelliJ
5 4 (6.67%) Ranorex
5 4 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (3.33%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.33%) SpecFlow
6 2 (3.33%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.67%) JIRA
7 1 (1.67%) WebDriver
General
1 30 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (3.33%) Retail
3 1 (1.67%) Back Office
3 1 (1.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 38 (63.33%) Analyst
2 37 (61.67%) Test Analyst
3 18 (30.00%) Integration Analyst
3 18 (30.00%) Integration Test Analyst
3 18 (30.00%) SAP Analyst
3 18 (30.00%) SAP Test Analyst
3 18 (30.00%) Systems Integration Analyst
4 12 (20.00%) Software Analyst
4 12 (20.00%) Software Test Analyst
5 11 (18.33%) Tester
6 8 (13.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 6 (10.00%) Software Tester
7 6 (10.00%) Test Leader
8 5 (8.33%) Junior
8 5 (8.33%) QA Engineer
8 5 (8.33%) Test Engineer
9 4 (6.67%) Manual Tester
9 4 (6.67%) QA Analyst
9 4 (6.67%) QA Leader
10 3 (5.00%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.00%) J2EE
2 4 (6.67%) XML
3 3 (5.00%) Gherkin
3 3 (5.00%) Web Services
4 2 (3.33%) .NET
4 2 (3.33%) XSD
5 1 (1.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.67%) Apache Flex
5 1 (1.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (3.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.67%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (1.67%) Telematics
3 1 (1.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (1.67%) Linux
2 1 (1.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (65.00%) Automated Testing
2 23 (38.33%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (38.33%) SDLC
3 22 (36.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 20 (33.33%) Regression Testing
5 19 (31.67%) V-Model
5 19 (31.67%) Waterfall
6 18 (30.00%) Integration Testing
6 18 (30.00%) System Integration Testing
7 12 (20.00%) Automation Testing
8 10 (16.67%) Test Scripting
9 8 (13.33%) Software Testing
10 6 (10.00%) Agile Testing
10 6 (10.00%) E-Commerce
10 6 (10.00%) Web Development
10 6 (10.00%) Web Testing
11 5 (8.33%) BDD
12 4 (6.67%) Scrum
12 4 (6.67%) System Testing
12 4 (6.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.33%) Java
2 9 (15.00%) C#
3 6 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (1.67%) MATLAB
4 1 (1.67%) PHP
4 1 (1.67%) VB
4 1 (1.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (36.67%) ISTQB
2 21 (35.00%) ISEB
3 6 (10.00%) Degree
3 6 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (21.67%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (35.00%) SAP
2 3 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle
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