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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 68 75 89
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +14
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 11 31 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.30% 2.71% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 3.14% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 11
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £30,650 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,600 £54,750 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,250 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +4.47%
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
743 988 960
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 87.72% 86.44% 84.66%
Number of salaries quoted 681 848 798
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,320 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the East Sussex region citing Manual Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 3 December 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manual Testing within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +9 10 £40,000 -11.11%
Manual Testing
South East

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT jobs citing Manual Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Sussex region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 37 (84.09%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (47.73%) .NET
3 19 (43.18%) Selenium
4 18 (40.91%) Scrum
5 17 (38.64%) QA
6 13 (29.55%) Degree
6 13 (29.55%) Change Management
6 13 (29.55%) MVC
6 13 (29.55%) Continuous Improvement
6 13 (29.55%) Line Management
6 13 (29.55%) SDLC
7 12 (27.27%) Cucumber
8 11 (25.00%) SQL
8 11 (25.00%) Automated Testing
9 10 (22.73%) Java
9 10 (22.73%) Exploratory Testing
10 9 (20.45%) WebDriver
10 9 (20.45%) JavaScript
10 9 (20.45%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (18.18%) ISTQB
11 8 (18.18%) TDD
11 8 (18.18%) C#
11 8 (18.18%) ISEB
11 8 (18.18%) BDD
11 8 (18.18%) Gherkin
11 8 (18.18%) Jenkins
12 6 (13.64%) NUnit
12 6 (13.64%) VB
12 6 (13.64%) JUnit
12 6 (13.64%) Test Strategy

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (43.18%) Selenium
2 12 (27.27%) Cucumber
3 9 (20.45%) WebDriver
4 8 (18.18%) Jenkins
5 6 (13.64%) JUnit
5 6 (13.64%) NUnit
5 6 (13.64%) TestNG
6 4 (9.09%) JIRA
7 3 (6.82%) Git (software)
8 1 (2.27%) JMeter
Job Titles
1 18 (40.91%) Analyst
1 18 (40.91%) Test Analyst
2 11 (25.00%) QA Analyst
2 11 (25.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 10 (22.73%) Tester
4 7 (15.91%) Head of IT
5 6 (13.64%) Automation Tester
5 6 (13.64%) Technical Leader
5 6 (13.64%) Technical Manager
6 5 (11.36%) Manual Test Analyst
7 4 (9.09%) Test Leader
8 3 (6.82%) Junior
8 3 (6.82%) Junior Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) Junior QA Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) Junior Test Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) Manual Tester
8 3 (6.82%) QA Tester
8 3 (6.82%) Software Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) Software Test Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (47.73%) .NET
2 8 (18.18%) Gherkin
3 3 (6.82%) HTML
3 3 (6.82%) XML
4 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (2.27%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.27%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.27%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.82%) Linux
1 3 (6.82%) Unix
2 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (84.09%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (40.91%) Scrum
3 13 (29.55%) Change Management
3 13 (29.55%) Continuous Improvement
3 13 (29.55%) Line Management
3 13 (29.55%) MVC
3 13 (29.55%) SDLC
4 11 (25.00%) Automated Testing
5 10 (22.73%) Exploratory Testing
6 9 (20.45%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (18.18%) BDD
7 8 (18.18%) TDD
8 6 (13.64%) Test Strategy
9 4 (9.09%) Mentoring
9 4 (9.09%) Software Testing
10 3 (6.82%) Automation Testing
10 3 (6.82%) Black-Box Testing
10 3 (6.82%) Regression Testing
11 2 (4.55%) Waterfall
12 1 (2.27%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.00%) SQL
2 10 (22.73%) Java
3 9 (20.45%) JavaScript
4 8 (18.18%) C#
5 6 (13.64%) VB
6 1 (2.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (29.55%) Degree
2 8 (18.18%) ISEB
2 8 (18.18%) ISTQB
3 6 (13.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (38.64%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle