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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manual Testing
Rank 154 158 158
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 35 23 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.95% 0.60% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 0.72% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 35 21 13
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -20.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
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
3013 3216 2523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 82.05% 83.84% 81.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2447 2591 2126
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 4 May 2015.

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 4 May 2015. 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
Nottinghamshire +20 21 £41,674 +14.96% 3
Northamptonshire 0 9 £35,000 +12.00%
Leicestershire +14 5 £32,500 -
Manual Testing
England

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 37 (58.73%) Agile Software Development
1 37 (58.73%) Automated Testing
2 34 (53.97%) QA
3 20 (31.75%) SQL
4 19 (30.16%) Selenium
5 18 (28.57%) Degree
6 17 (26.98%) .NET
6 17 (26.98%) C#
7 16 (25.40%) Java
8 15 (23.81%) Scrum
8 15 (23.81%) Software Testing
8 15 (23.81%) Test Scripting
9 14 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
10 13 (20.63%) ISTQB
10 13 (20.63%) Cucumber
10 13 (20.63%) Automation Testing
11 11 (17.46%) Windows
11 11 (17.46%) ISEB
12 10 (15.87%) Microsoft
12 10 (15.87%) Finance
13 9 (14.29%) BDD
14 8 (12.70%) V-Model
14 8 (12.70%) Waterfall
14 8 (12.70%) HTML
15 7 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
15 7 (11.11%) Unit Testing
15 7 (11.11%) Web Testing
15 7 (11.11%) Test Strategy
15 7 (11.11%) Agile Testing
16 5 (7.94%) TDD

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 (1.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Sage CRM
1 1 (1.59%) Sage 200
1 1 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Google Drive
1 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.76%) Internet
2 1 (1.59%) Extranet
2 1 (1.59%) HTTP
2 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.17%) DB2
Development Applications
1 19 (30.16%) Selenium
2 13 (20.63%) Cucumber
3 7 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
4 5 (7.94%) NeoLoad
4 5 (7.94%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (6.35%) LoadRunner
5 4 (6.35%) Bugzilla
6 3 (4.76%) Ranorex
6 3 (4.76%) TestComplete
7 1 (1.59%) NUnit
7 1 (1.59%) JUnit
7 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.59%) FogBugz
General
1 10 (15.87%) Finance
2 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (52.38%) Analyst
2 23 (36.51%) Test Analyst
3 18 (28.57%) Tester
4 14 (22.22%) QA Analyst
5 6 (9.52%) Software Tester
6 4 (6.35%) Automated Tester
6 4 (6.35%) Automated Test Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Senior Tester
6 4 (6.35%) Test Manager
7 3 (4.76%) QA Manager
7 3 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) QA Tester
7 3 (4.76%) Web Tester
8 2 (3.17%) Test Leader
8 2 (3.17%) Agile Tester
8 2 (3.17%) Senior Software Tester
8 2 (3.17%) QA Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Team Leader
8 2 (3.17%) Senior QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (26.98%) .NET
2 8 (12.70%) HTML
3 5 (7.94%) HTML5
4 3 (4.76%) XML
4 3 (4.76%) Velocity
5 1 (1.59%) XSD
5 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.59%) WCF
5 1 (1.59%) WPF
5 1 (1.59%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.35%) Open Source
1 4 (6.35%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.76%) Mainframe
2 3 (4.76%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.76%) User Experience
3 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.59%) W3C
4 1 (1.59%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.59%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.46%) Windows
2 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (58.73%) Agile Software Development
1 37 (58.73%) Automated Testing
2 15 (23.81%) Scrum
2 15 (23.81%) Software Testing
2 15 (23.81%) Test Scripting
3 14 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 13 (20.63%) Automation Testing
5 9 (14.29%) BDD
6 8 (12.70%) V-Model
6 8 (12.70%) Waterfall
7 7 (11.11%) Unit Testing
7 7 (11.11%) Web Testing
7 7 (11.11%) Test Strategy
7 7 (11.11%) Agile Testing
8 5 (7.94%) TDD
9 4 (6.35%) Logistics
9 4 (6.35%) Software Delivery
9 4 (6.35%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (4.76%) Change Management
10 3 (4.76%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 20 (31.75%) SQL
2 17 (26.98%) C#
3 16 (25.40%) Java
4 3 (4.76%) C++
5 2 (3.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (28.57%) Degree
2 13 (20.63%) ISTQB
3 11 (17.46%) ISEB
4 1 (1.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (53.97%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (15.87%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.94%) New Relic
3 2 (3.17%) Oracle
4 1 (1.59%) VMware
4 1 (1.59%) Sage
4 1 (1.59%) T-Plan
4 1 (1.59%) Google
Nottingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Nottingham
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £20,000 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 18 days ago
Nottingham
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £38000.0000 - £46000.0000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago