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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manual Testing
Rank 97 59 79
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +20
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 12 26 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.90% 3.24% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 3.86% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 9 23 14
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+6.55% -1.61%
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
1039 674 752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 78.30% 84.04% 70.88%
Number of salaries quoted 892 597 678
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
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 18 September 2014. 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 12 £35,000 -0.70% 2
Manual Testing
South East

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (57.69%) Automated Testing
2 15 (57.69%) C#
2 15 (57.69%) .NET
3 14 (53.85%) Selenium
4 12 (46.15%) QA
5 10 (38.46%) Scrum
5 10 (38.46%) NUnit
5 10 (38.46%) .NET Framework
6 8 (30.77%) ISEB
7 6 (23.08%) Cucumber
7 6 (23.08%) SpecFlow
7 6 (23.08%) HP
7 6 (23.08%) Regression Testing
8 5 (19.23%) Finance
8 5 (19.23%) QuickTest Pro
8 5 (19.23%) E-Commerce
8 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
8 5 (19.23%) SQL
8 5 (19.23%) V-Model
8 5 (19.23%) Product Management
8 5 (19.23%) JIRA
8 5 (19.23%) Time Management
9 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
9 4 (15.38%) Test Scripting
9 4 (15.38%) ISTQB
9 4 (15.38%) Java
10 3 (11.54%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (11.54%) Test Strategy
10 3 (11.54%) Black-Box Testing

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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.

Development Applications
1 14 (53.85%) Selenium
2 10 (38.46%) NUnit
3 6 (23.08%) Cucumber
3 6 (23.08%) SpecFlow
4 5 (19.23%) QuickTest Pro
4 5 (19.23%) JIRA
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (88.46%) Analyst
2 21 (80.77%) Test Analyst
3 12 (46.15%) Tester
4 9 (34.62%) QA Analyst
5 7 (26.92%) QA Tester
5 7 (26.92%) QA Test Analyst
6 6 (23.08%) QA Engineer
7 4 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (15.38%) Senior Tester
7 4 (15.38%) Test Engineer
8 3 (11.54%) Manual Tester
8 3 (11.54%) Software Test Analyst
8 3 (11.54%) Manual Test Analyst
9 2 (7.69%) Senior Software Tester
9 2 (7.69%) Software Tester
9 2 (7.69%) Senior Test Analyst
9 2 (7.69%) Senior QA Analyst
9 2 (7.69%) Senior QA Tester
10 1 (3.85%) Web Analyst
10 1 (3.85%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (57.69%) .NET
2 10 (38.46%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (57.69%) Automated Testing
3 10 (38.46%) Scrum
4 6 (23.08%) Regression Testing
5 5 (19.23%) E-Commerce
5 5 (19.23%) V-Model
5 5 (19.23%) Product Management
5 5 (19.23%) Time Management
6 4 (15.38%) Test Scripting
7 3 (11.54%) Test Strategy
7 3 (11.54%) Black-Box Testing
8 2 (7.69%) TDD
9 1 (3.85%) ETL
9 1 (3.85%) B2B
9 1 (3.85%) RAD
9 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (3.85%) Waterfall
9 1 (3.85%) User Stories
9 1 (3.85%) Performance Testing
9 1 (3.85%) Compatibility Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) C#
2 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
2 5 (19.23%) SQL
3 4 (15.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) ISEB
2 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 4 (15.38%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (46.15%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) HP
2 1 (3.85%) Informatica
Brighton, East Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus and excellent bonus and benefit
Posted: 3 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago