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

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manual Testing
Rank 76 95 85
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -10
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 32 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.77% 1.15% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.28% 1.39% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 30 15 3
Average salary £48,750 £32,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.34% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
976 1080 747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 84.36% 83.08% 82.27%
Number of salaries quoted 820 913 643
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 26 May 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 26 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
Brighton +19 25 £51,250 +60.15% 5
Manual Testing
South East

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 36 (92.31%) QA
2 34 (87.18%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (84.62%) Automated Testing
4 24 (61.54%) TDD
5 22 (56.41%) Java
5 22 (56.41%) Web Services
5 22 (56.41%) HP
5 22 (56.41%) Compatibility Testing
5 22 (56.41%) Unit Testing
5 22 (56.41%) Integration Testing
5 22 (56.41%) HP Quality Center
5 22 (56.41%) System Integration Testing
6 19 (48.72%) Performance Testing
7 16 (41.03%) Regression Testing
7 16 (41.03%) Oracle
8 15 (38.46%) Finance
8 15 (38.46%) User Stories
9 13 (33.33%) SDLC
9 13 (33.33%) Waterfall
9 13 (33.33%) RAD
10 10 (25.64%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (20.51%) Pega
12 6 (15.38%) Selenium
13 5 (12.82%) JUnit
13 5 (12.82%) Open Source
14 4 (10.26%) Cucumber
14 4 (10.26%) WebDriver
14 4 (10.26%) User Acceptance Testing
14 4 (10.26%) Hibernate
14 4 (10.26%) Spring

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 (5.13%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Selenium
2 5 (12.82%) JUnit
3 4 (10.26%) WebDriver
3 4 (10.26%) Cucumber
4 3 (7.69%) Gradle
4 3 (7.69%) Jenkins
4 3 (7.69%) Ant
4 3 (7.69%) LoadRunner
4 3 (7.69%) jMock
4 3 (7.69%) Maven
4 3 (7.69%) JIRA
5 2 (5.13%) JMeter
5 2 (5.13%) Eclipse
5 2 (5.13%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (5.13%) Selenium IDE
5 2 (5.13%) Hudson
6 1 (2.56%) SpecFlow
6 1 (2.56%) WATIR
6 1 (2.56%) Firebug
General
1 15 (38.46%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Banking
2 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (74.36%) QA Engineer
2 9 (23.08%) Quality Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Tester
4 3 (7.69%) Test Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Testing Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Head of Testing
4 3 (7.69%) Quality Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Software Quality Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Automation Tester
5 2 (5.13%) Automated Tester
5 2 (5.13%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Manual Tester
6 1 (2.56%) Test Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Senior Tester
6 1 (2.56%) QA Tester
6 1 (2.56%) Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) Test Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) Selenium Tester
6 1 (2.56%) Web Tester
6 1 (2.56%) Senior Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (56.41%) Web Services
2 4 (10.26%) Hibernate
2 4 (10.26%) Spring
3 3 (7.69%) Ajax
3 3 (7.69%) Java EE
3 3 (7.69%) JMS
3 3 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (7.69%) REST
4 2 (5.13%) HTML
4 2 (5.13%) XML
4 2 (5.13%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (7.69%) E-Learning
1 3 (7.69%) Learning Management System
1 3 (7.69%) Social Media
2 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.13%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) Android
1 2 (5.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (87.18%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (84.62%) Automated Testing
3 24 (61.54%) TDD
4 22 (56.41%) Compatibility Testing
4 22 (56.41%) Unit Testing
4 22 (56.41%) Integration Testing
4 22 (56.41%) System Integration Testing
5 19 (48.72%) Performance Testing
6 16 (41.03%) Regression Testing
7 15 (38.46%) User Stories
8 13 (33.33%) SDLC
8 13 (33.33%) Waterfall
8 13 (33.33%) RAD
9 10 (25.64%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (12.82%) Open Source
11 4 (10.26%) User Acceptance Testing
12 3 (7.69%) Extreme Programming
12 3 (7.69%) Requirements Management
12 3 (7.69%) Change Management
12 3 (7.69%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (56.41%) Java
2 2 (5.13%) SQL
2 2 (5.13%) COBOL
3 1 (2.56%) C#
3 1 (2.56%) VBScript
3 1 (2.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) ISEB
1 3 (7.69%) ISTQB
1 3 (7.69%) IC3 Certification
2 2 (5.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (92.31%) QA
Systems Management
1 22 (56.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (56.41%) HP
2 16 (41.03%) Oracle
3 8 (20.51%) Pega
4 3 (7.69%) Atlassian
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