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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 127 163 170
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +7
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 48 25 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.51% 0.71% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.72% 0.83% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 28 25 24
Median salary £37,500 £34,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £28,500 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £44,600 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
2786 3011 3256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 87.72% 84.91% 87.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2248 2475 2703
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +34 26 £37,500 +32.74%
Northamptonshire +14 9 £36,000 +20.00% 1
Nottinghamshire -4 9 £36,500 -2.66% 2
Lincolnshire - 1 £27,500 - 1
Manual Testing
England

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 40 (59.70%) Automated Testing
2 30 (44.78%) QA
3 28 (41.79%) Selenium
3 28 (41.79%) SDLC
4 26 (38.81%) Waterfall
5 25 (37.31%) Regression Testing
6 24 (35.82%) Finance
6 24 (35.82%) V-Model
7 22 (32.84%) User Acceptance Testing
7 22 (32.84%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (32.84%) SAP
7 22 (32.84%) HP UFT
8 21 (31.34%) NUnit
8 21 (31.34%) Integration Testing
8 21 (31.34%) System Integration Testing
9 15 (22.39%) Software Testing
10 12 (17.91%) ISTQB
10 12 (17.91%) ISEB
11 10 (14.93%) Java
11 10 (14.93%) Scrum
11 10 (14.93%) Performance Testing
11 10 (14.93%) Test Scripting
12 9 (13.43%) Black-Box Testing
12 9 (13.43%) Unix
13 8 (11.94%) SQL
14 7 (10.45%) OO
14 7 (10.45%) Software Engineering
15 6 (8.96%) C#
15 6 (8.96%) BDD
15 6 (8.96%) Gatling

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 4 (5.97%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.97%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (41.79%) Selenium
2 22 (32.84%) HP UFT
3 21 (31.34%) NUnit
4 6 (8.96%) Gatling
5 4 (5.97%) Cucumber
5 4 (5.97%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (4.48%) SpecFlow
6 3 (4.48%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.99%) Appium
7 2 (2.99%) JMeter
7 2 (2.99%) LoadRunner
7 2 (2.99%) Ranorex
8 1 (1.49%) Hudson
8 1 (1.49%) JIRA
General
1 24 (35.82%) Finance
2 1 (1.49%) Back Office
2 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (52.24%) Analyst
2 33 (49.25%) Test Analyst
3 22 (32.84%) SAP Analyst
3 22 (32.84%) SAP Test Analyst
4 16 (23.88%) Tester
5 13 (19.40%) Integration Analyst
5 13 (19.40%) Integration Test Analyst
5 13 (19.40%) Systems Integration Analyst
6 10 (14.93%) QA Manager
7 9 (13.43%) QA Leader
7 9 (13.43%) Software Manager
7 9 (13.43%) Software QA Manager
7 9 (13.43%) Testing Manager
8 6 (8.96%) Automation Tester
8 6 (8.96%) Performance Tester
8 6 (8.96%) Test Engineer
9 5 (7.46%) Agile Tester
9 5 (7.46%) Software Tester
10 4 (5.97%) QA Analyst
11 3 (4.48%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.97%) Gherkin
1 4 (5.97%) GWT
1 4 (5.97%) HTML
1 4 (5.97%) J2EE
1 4 (5.97%) XML
2 3 (4.48%) .NET
2 3 (4.48%) XSD
3 1 (1.49%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.49%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.49%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.99%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.99%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (2.99%) Mainframe
2 2 (2.99%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.49%) EPoS
3 1 (1.49%) NHS
3 1 (1.49%) Replication
3 1 (1.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.43%) Unix
2 2 (2.99%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (59.70%) Automated Testing
2 28 (41.79%) SDLC
3 26 (38.81%) Waterfall
4 25 (37.31%) Regression Testing
5 24 (35.82%) V-Model
6 22 (32.84%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (32.84%) User Acceptance Testing
7 21 (31.34%) Integration Testing
7 21 (31.34%) System Integration Testing
8 15 (22.39%) Software Testing
9 10 (14.93%) Performance Testing
9 10 (14.93%) Scrum
9 10 (14.93%) Test Scripting
10 9 (13.43%) Black-Box Testing
11 7 (10.45%) OO
11 7 (10.45%) Software Engineering
12 6 (8.96%) Automation Testing
12 6 (8.96%) BDD
13 5 (7.46%) E-Commerce
14 3 (4.48%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.93%) Java
2 8 (11.94%) SQL
3 6 (8.96%) C#
4 5 (7.46%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.97%) Scala
6 2 (2.99%) Groovy
6 2 (2.99%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.99%) Python
7 1 (1.49%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 12 (17.91%) ISEB
1 12 (17.91%) ISTQB
2 5 (7.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (2.99%) Degree
3 2 (2.99%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.99%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (44.78%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (32.84%) SAP
2 4 (5.97%) Google
3 2 (2.99%) IBM
3 2 (2.99%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle
4 1 (1.49%) Red Hat
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £neg + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Lincolnshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
East Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: Up to £45k + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham City Centre
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 23 days ago