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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manual Testing
Rank 79 105 67
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -38
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 20 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.94% 0.70% 2.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.33% 0.85% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 16
Average salary £41,250 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.85% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
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
860 1172 668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 83.25% 81.73% 84.45%
Number of salaries quoted 712 997 604
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 3 September 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 +24 20 £41,250 +17.85% 1
Manual Testing
South East

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 44 (88.00%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (82.00%) Automated Testing
2 41 (82.00%) QA
3 30 (60.00%) Java
4 29 (58.00%) HP
4 29 (58.00%) HP Quality Center
4 29 (58.00%) TDD
5 28 (56.00%) Compatibility Testing
5 28 (56.00%) Unit Testing
5 28 (56.00%) Integration Testing
5 28 (56.00%) Web Services
5 28 (56.00%) System Integration Testing
6 25 (50.00%) Oracle
7 23 (46.00%) Regression Testing
8 22 (44.00%) Waterfall
8 22 (44.00%) Performance Testing
8 22 (44.00%) User Stories
9 20 (40.00%) SDLC
10 19 (38.00%) RAD
11 15 (30.00%) Finance
12 14 (28.00%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (22.00%) Pega
14 8 (16.00%) Test Scripting
14 8 (16.00%) Selenium
15 7 (14.00%) Line Management
16 5 (10.00%) ISTQB
16 5 (10.00%) ISEB
17 4 (8.00%) Oracle Applications
17 4 (8.00%) Software Testing
17 4 (8.00%) JIRA

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 1 (2.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) MySQL
1 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) DB2
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (16.00%) Selenium
2 4 (8.00%) WebDriver
2 4 (8.00%) JIRA
3 2 (4.00%) JUnit
3 2 (4.00%) HP UFT
3 2 (4.00%) LoadRunner
3 2 (4.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (4.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.00%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (2.00%) jMock
4 1 (2.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.00%) Gradle
4 1 (2.00%) JMeter
4 1 (2.00%) Maven
4 1 (2.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.00%) Ant
General
1 15 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Banking
2 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (64.00%) QA Engineer
2 5 (10.00%) Tester
2 5 (10.00%) Quality Engineer
3 4 (8.00%) Test Team Leader
3 4 (8.00%) Team Leader
4 3 (6.00%) QA Tester
4 3 (6.00%) Test Engineer
4 3 (6.00%) Automation Tester
4 3 (6.00%) Testing Manager
4 3 (6.00%) Head of Testing
4 3 (6.00%) Quality Manager
4 3 (6.00%) Test Manager
4 3 (6.00%) Selenium Tester
5 2 (4.00%) Test Analyst
5 2 (4.00%) Analyst
5 2 (4.00%) Manual Tester
5 2 (4.00%) Automated Tester
6 1 (2.00%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.00%) Testing Engineer
6 1 (2.00%) Software Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (56.00%) Web Services
2 2 (4.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (4.00%) Spring
3 1 (2.00%) Ajax
3 1 (2.00%) Java EE
3 1 (2.00%) HTML5
3 1 (2.00%) REST
3 1 (2.00%) XML
3 1 (2.00%) JMS
3 1 (2.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (2.00%) HTML
3 1 (2.00%) .NET
3 1 (2.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) E-Learning
1 3 (6.00%) Learning Management System
2 1 (2.00%) Social Media
2 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.00%) Android
2 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (88.00%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (82.00%) Automated Testing
3 29 (58.00%) TDD
4 28 (56.00%) Compatibility Testing
4 28 (56.00%) Unit Testing
4 28 (56.00%) Integration Testing
4 28 (56.00%) System Integration Testing
5 23 (46.00%) Regression Testing
6 22 (44.00%) Performance Testing
6 22 (44.00%) Waterfall
6 22 (44.00%) User Stories
7 20 (40.00%) SDLC
8 19 (38.00%) RAD
9 14 (28.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (16.00%) Test Scripting
11 7 (14.00%) Line Management
12 4 (8.00%) Mentoring
12 4 (8.00%) Test Strategy
12 4 (8.00%) Automation Testing
12 4 (8.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 30 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (4.00%) PHP
3 1 (2.00%) SQL
3 1 (2.00%) C#
3 1 (2.00%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) ISEB
1 5 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (6.00%) IC3 Certification
3 1 (2.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (82.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 29 (58.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (58.00%) HP
2 25 (50.00%) Oracle
3 11 (22.00%) Pega
4 1 (2.00%) Atlassian
Brighton
American Express
Posted: Yesterday
Hove, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago