The table below looks at the statistics for the Manual Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manual Tester
Rank - 100 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Manual Tester 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.20% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.21% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £31,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £30,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +5.26%
Manual Tester
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1493 1412 1135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 93.90% 95.86% 95.06%
Number of salaries quoted 972 933 705
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Manual Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Manual Tester in the job title across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Manual Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Manual Tester
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Manual Tester across the Edinburgh region.

Manual Tester Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Manual Tester
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Manual Tester in their job title 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 with Manual Tester in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) Servlets
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) CTI
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Dojo
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) EJB 3.0
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database

Manual Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Manual Tester in their job title 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 with Manual Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) Servlets
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) Dojo
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle