The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manual Testing
Rank 72 112 83
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -29
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 21 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.03% 0.62% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.42% 0.76% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 5
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £34,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £37,800 £33,600
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.06%
Manual Testing
South East

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 Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
866 1186 681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 83.59% 82.13% 82.75%
Number of salaries quoted 713 1010 594
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Manual Testing Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the East Sussex region.

Manual Testing Salary Trend in East Sussex

Manual Testing
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Manual Testing Salary Histogram in East Sussex

Manual Testing
Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Brighton +36 19 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Manual Testing
South East

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 42 (89.36%) Agile Software Development
1 42 (89.36%) QA
2 38 (80.85%) Automated Testing
3 31 (65.96%) Java
4 29 (61.70%) HP
4 29 (61.70%) TDD
4 29 (61.70%) HP Quality Center
5 28 (59.57%) System Integration Testing
5 28 (59.57%) Compatibility Testing
5 28 (59.57%) Unit Testing
5 28 (59.57%) Integration Testing
5 28 (59.57%) Web Services
6 24 (51.06%) Oracle
7 22 (46.81%) Regression Testing
7 22 (46.81%) Performance Testing
8 21 (44.68%) Waterfall
9 19 (40.43%) SDLC
10 18 (38.30%) User Stories
10 18 (38.30%) RAD
11 16 (34.04%) Finance
12 13 (27.66%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (23.40%) Pega
14 9 (19.15%) Selenium
15 5 (10.64%) JIRA
15 5 (10.64%) WebDriver
15 5 (10.64%) Automation Testing
16 4 (8.51%) JUnit
16 4 (8.51%) Test Scripting
16 4 (8.51%) Oracle Applications
17 3 (6.38%) Hibernate

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 2 (4.26%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) MySQL
1 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.26%) DB2
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (19.15%) Selenium
2 5 (10.64%) JIRA
2 5 (10.64%) WebDriver
3 4 (8.51%) JUnit
4 3 (6.38%) LoadRunner
4 3 (6.38%) Cucumber
4 3 (6.38%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.26%) Selenium IDE
5 2 (4.26%) Gradle
5 2 (4.26%) JMeter
5 2 (4.26%) Maven
5 2 (4.26%) Eclipse
5 2 (4.26%) HP UFT
5 2 (4.26%) Ant
5 2 (4.26%) jMock
6 1 (2.13%) Hudson
6 1 (2.13%) SoapUI
General
1 16 (34.04%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Banking
2 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (74.47%) QA Engineer
2 9 (19.15%) Quality Engineer
3 5 (10.64%) Tester
4 3 (6.38%) Test Engineer
4 3 (6.38%) QA Tester
4 3 (6.38%) Automation Tester
4 3 (6.38%) Selenium Tester
5 2 (4.26%) Software Quality Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Automated Tester
5 2 (4.26%) Software Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Analyst
5 2 (4.26%) Manual Tester
5 2 (4.26%) Test Analyst
6 1 (2.13%) Quality Manager
6 1 (2.13%) Test Manager
6 1 (2.13%) Testing Manager
6 1 (2.13%) Head of Testing
6 1 (2.13%) Testing Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (59.57%) Web Services
2 3 (6.38%) Hibernate
2 3 (6.38%) Spring
3 2 (4.26%) Ajax
3 2 (4.26%) Java EE
3 2 (4.26%) HTML5
3 2 (4.26%) REST
3 2 (4.26%) XML
3 2 (4.26%) JMS
3 2 (4.26%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (4.26%) HTML
4 1 (2.13%) .NET
4 1 (2.13%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (4.26%) Mainframe
1 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
1 2 (4.26%) Social Media
2 1 (2.13%) Learning Management System
2 1 (2.13%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.26%) Linux
1 2 (4.26%) Android
1 2 (4.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (89.36%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (80.85%) Automated Testing
3 29 (61.70%) TDD
4 28 (59.57%) Compatibility Testing
4 28 (59.57%) Unit Testing
4 28 (59.57%) Integration Testing
4 28 (59.57%) System Integration Testing
5 22 (46.81%) Performance Testing
5 22 (46.81%) Regression Testing
6 21 (44.68%) Waterfall
7 19 (40.43%) SDLC
8 18 (38.30%) User Stories
8 18 (38.30%) RAD
9 13 (27.66%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (10.64%) Automation Testing
11 4 (8.51%) Test Scripting
12 3 (6.38%) Open Source
12 3 (6.38%) Scrum
13 2 (4.26%) Extreme Programming
13 2 (4.26%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 31 (65.96%) Java
2 2 (4.26%) PHP
2 2 (4.26%) COBOL
3 1 (2.13%) C#
3 1 (2.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) IC3 Certification
2 2 (4.26%) ISEB
2 2 (4.26%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (89.36%) QA
Systems Management
1 29 (61.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (61.70%) HP
2 24 (51.06%) Oracle
3 11 (23.40%) Pega
4 2 (4.26%) Atlassian
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