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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manual Testing
Rank 78 104 84
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -20
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 18 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.70% 0.90% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.02% 1.08% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 17 13 4
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £29,150
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £39,000 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
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
890 1200 765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 84.04% 83.22% 83.97%
Number of salaries quoted 738 1010 658
Average salary £43,301 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £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 6 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 6 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 +29 14 £39,500 +12.85% 4
Manual Testing
South East

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 6 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 38 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (85.71%) QA
3 33 (78.57%) Automated Testing
4 27 (64.29%) Java
5 25 (59.52%) TDD
6 22 (52.38%) Web Services
6 22 (52.38%) HP
6 22 (52.38%) Compatibility Testing
6 22 (52.38%) Unit Testing
6 22 (52.38%) Integration Testing
6 22 (52.38%) HP Quality Center
6 22 (52.38%) System Integration Testing
7 19 (45.24%) Oracle
7 19 (45.24%) Performance Testing
8 16 (38.10%) Finance
8 16 (38.10%) Regression Testing
9 15 (35.71%) User Stories
10 14 (33.33%) Waterfall
10 14 (33.33%) SDLC
11 13 (30.95%) RAD
12 10 (23.81%) Selenium
12 10 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (21.43%) Pega
14 6 (14.29%) WebDriver
15 5 (11.90%) Test Scripting
15 5 (11.90%) Automation Testing
15 5 (11.90%) JUnit
15 5 (11.90%) JIRA
16 4 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
16 4 (9.52%) Hibernate

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) MySQL
1 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.76%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (23.81%) Selenium
2 6 (14.29%) WebDriver
3 5 (11.90%) JUnit
3 5 (11.90%) JIRA
4 4 (9.52%) Cucumber
5 3 (7.14%) jMock
5 3 (7.14%) Gradle
5 3 (7.14%) Jenkins
5 3 (7.14%) Ant
5 3 (7.14%) Maven
5 3 (7.14%) LoadRunner
6 2 (4.76%) JMeter
6 2 (4.76%) Eclipse
6 2 (4.76%) HP UFT
6 2 (4.76%) Selenium IDE
6 2 (4.76%) Hudson
7 1 (2.38%) SpecFlow
7 1 (2.38%) Firebug
7 1 (2.38%) WATIR
General
1 16 (38.10%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Banking
2 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (71.43%) QA Engineer
2 9 (21.43%) Quality Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) Tester
4 4 (9.52%) Automation Tester
5 3 (7.14%) QA Tester
5 3 (7.14%) Test Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Selenium Tester
6 2 (4.76%) Manual Tester
6 2 (4.76%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Test Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Software Quality Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Automated Tester
7 1 (2.38%) Web Tester
7 1 (2.38%) Senior Web Tester
7 1 (2.38%) Testing Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (52.38%) Web Services
2 4 (9.52%) Hibernate
2 4 (9.52%) Spring
3 3 (7.14%) Ajax
3 3 (7.14%) Java EE
3 3 (7.14%) JMS
3 3 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (7.14%) REST
4 2 (4.76%) HTML5
4 2 (4.76%) XML
4 2 (4.76%) HTML
5 1 (2.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (7.14%) Social Media
2 2 (4.76%) Mainframe
2 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.76%) Linux
1 2 (4.76%) Android
1 2 (4.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (78.57%) Automated Testing
3 25 (59.52%) TDD
4 22 (52.38%) Compatibility Testing
4 22 (52.38%) Unit Testing
4 22 (52.38%) Integration Testing
4 22 (52.38%) System Integration Testing
5 19 (45.24%) Performance Testing
6 16 (38.10%) Regression Testing
7 15 (35.71%) User Stories
8 14 (33.33%) SDLC
8 14 (33.33%) Waterfall
9 13 (30.95%) RAD
10 10 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (11.90%) Automation Testing
11 5 (11.90%) Test Scripting
12 4 (9.52%) Scrum
12 4 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
13 3 (7.14%) Requirements Management
13 3 (7.14%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (64.29%) Java
2 2 (4.76%) PHP
2 2 (4.76%) SQL
2 2 (4.76%) C#
2 2 (4.76%) COBOL
3 1 (2.38%) VBScript
3 1 (2.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) ISEB
1 3 (7.14%) ISTQB
1 3 (7.14%) IC3 Certification
2 2 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (85.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 22 (52.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (52.38%) HP
2 19 (45.24%) Oracle
3 9 (21.43%) Pega
4 3 (7.14%) Atlassian
Brighton
American Express
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton
American Express
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 37,000 - 47,000
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Brighton
American Express
Posted: 6 days ago