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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 126 156 140
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -16
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 48 26 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.46% 0.69% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.69% 0.77% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 37 23 40
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
2844 3357 3159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 86.76% 88.53% 84.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2262 2763 2606
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Nottinghamshire +20 23 £45,000 +56.52%
Leicestershire +5 9 £31,250 -6.71% 1
Northamptonshire +13 7 £47,500 +58.33%
Derbyshire +29 5 £25,000 +11.11%
Lincolnshire - 4 £32,500 - 1
Manual Testing
England

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 54 (56.25%) QA
2 53 (55.21%) Automated Testing
3 43 (44.79%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (37.50%) SDLC
5 32 (33.33%) Selenium
6 26 (27.08%) Software Engineering
7 25 (26.04%) Finance
8 24 (25.00%) Regression Testing
9 23 (23.96%) Integration Testing
10 22 (22.92%) Software Testing
10 22 (22.92%) Scrum
10 22 (22.92%) Java
11 21 (21.88%) Waterfall
12 19 (19.79%) V-Model
12 19 (19.79%) System Integration Testing
13 18 (18.75%) ISEB
13 18 (18.75%) HP UFT
14 17 (17.71%) SAP
14 17 (17.71%) User Acceptance Testing
14 17 (17.71%) Performance Testing
14 17 (17.71%) ISTQB
15 16 (16.67%) NUnit
15 16 (16.67%) Test Scripting
15 16 (16.67%) JavaScript
16 15 (15.63%) Release Management
17 14 (14.58%) Unix
18 13 (13.54%) DevOps
19 12 (12.50%) OO
20 11 (11.46%) SQL
20 11 (11.46%) BDD

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 (4.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.04%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 32 (33.33%) Selenium
2 18 (18.75%) HP UFT
3 16 (16.67%) NUnit
4 11 (11.46%) Gatling
5 6 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (4.17%) Cucumber
7 3 (3.13%) JIRA
7 3 (3.13%) JMeter
7 3 (3.13%) Visual Studio
8 2 (2.08%) Appium
8 2 (2.08%) LoadRunner
9 1 (1.04%) Hudson
9 1 (1.04%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.04%) Maven
9 1 (1.04%) Ranorex
9 1 (1.04%) SpecFlow
9 1 (1.04%) TestComplete
General
1 25 (26.04%) Finance
2 3 (3.13%) Retail
3 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 36 (37.50%) Analyst
2 32 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 27 (28.13%) Tester
4 17 (17.71%) SAP Analyst
4 17 (17.71%) SAP Test Analyst
5 13 (13.54%) Automation Tester
6 12 (12.50%) Performance Tester
6 12 (12.50%) QA Leader
7 10 (10.42%) Agile Tester
7 10 (10.42%) QA Manager
7 10 (10.42%) QA Specialist
8 9 (9.38%) Software Manager
8 9 (9.38%) Software QA Manager
8 9 (9.38%) Testing Manager
9 8 (8.33%) Release Management Specialist
9 8 (8.33%) Software Tester
9 8 (8.33%) Test Engineer
10 6 (6.25%) QA Engineer
11 5 (5.21%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
11 5 (5.21%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.42%) HTML
2 9 (9.38%) GWT
2 9 (9.38%) J2EE
3 6 (6.25%) XML
4 5 (5.21%) .NET
5 4 (4.17%) LAMP
5 4 (4.17%) XSD
6 2 (2.08%) Gherkin
7 1 (1.04%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.04%) CSS
7 1 (1.04%) REST
7 1 (1.04%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (4.17%) iPad
2 3 (3.13%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.08%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.08%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (2.08%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.08%) Mathematics
3 2 (2.08%) Physics
3 2 (2.08%) User Experience
4 1 (1.04%) EPoS
4 1 (1.04%) NHS
4 1 (1.04%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.58%) Unix
2 4 (4.17%) CentOS
2 4 (4.17%) Linux
3 3 (3.13%) Windows
4 1 (1.04%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.04%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.04%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (55.21%) Automated Testing
2 43 (44.79%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (37.50%) SDLC
4 26 (27.08%) Software Engineering
5 24 (25.00%) Regression Testing
6 23 (23.96%) Integration Testing
7 22 (22.92%) Scrum
7 22 (22.92%) Software Testing
8 21 (21.88%) Waterfall
9 19 (19.79%) System Integration Testing
9 19 (19.79%) V-Model
10 17 (17.71%) Performance Testing
10 17 (17.71%) User Acceptance Testing
11 16 (16.67%) Test Scripting
12 15 (15.63%) Release Management
13 13 (13.54%) DevOps
14 12 (12.50%) OO
15 11 (11.46%) Automation Testing
15 11 (11.46%) BDD
16 10 (10.42%) Exploratory Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (22.92%) Java
2 16 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 11 (11.46%) SQL
4 9 (9.38%) C#
4 9 (9.38%) Scala
5 4 (4.17%) PHP
6 2 (2.08%) C++
6 2 (2.08%) Groovy
6 2 (2.08%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (18.75%) ISEB
2 17 (17.71%) ISTQB
3 5 (5.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (4.17%) Degree
5 2 (2.08%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.08%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (56.25%) QA
2 1 (1.04%) SLA
Vendors
1 17 (17.71%) SAP
2 9 (9.38%) Google
3 6 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 5 (5.21%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.08%) IBM
6 1 (1.04%) Oracle
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