The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Manual Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manual Tester
UK / England
Rank 768 855 853
Rank change year-on-year
+87 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Manual Tester 65 44 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.083% 0.047% 0.087%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% 0.049% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 57 42 82
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £49,750
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
75891 90278 94879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.45% 96.53% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 63467 76551 79541
Median salary £47,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Manual Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Manual Tester in the job title.

Manual Tester Jobs Demand Trend in England

Manual Tester
Salary Trend in England

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

Manual Tester Salary Trend in England

Manual Tester
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manual Tester across the England region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Manual Tester Salary Histogram in England

Manual Tester
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manual Tester within the England region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 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
South East +66 14 £35,500 +18.33% 2
London +55 10 £40,000 +6.66% 2
North West -12 9 £27,000 -26.53% 1
South West +16 8 £40,000 +6.66%
West Midlands +8 8 £29,500 -9.23% 2
East Midlands - 7 £35,000 - 1
Yorkshire +27 5 £30,000 -14.28% 3
East of England +12 3 £26,500 -
North East +3 1 £26,000 -21.21%
Manual Tester
UK

Manual Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, Manual Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Manual Tester in the job title.

1 74 (54.41%) Manual Testing
2 70 (51.47%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (46.32%) QA
4 45 (33.09%) Software Testing
5 43 (31.62%) Test Scripting
6 37 (27.21%) Regression Testing
7 36 (26.47%) SQL
7 36 (26.47%) Automation Testing
8 31 (22.79%) JIRA
9 30 (22.06%) Automated Testing
9 30 (22.06%) Team Foundation Server
10 29 (21.32%) Selenium
11 27 (19.85%) Microsoft
11 27 (19.85%) ISEB
12 24 (17.65%) Java
13 22 (16.18%) ISTQB
13 22 (16.18%) Mentoring
14 21 (15.44%) Scrum
15 19 (13.97%) C#
15 19 (13.97%) .NET
16 18 (13.24%) Finance
17 17 (12.50%) Oracle
17 17 (12.50%) SAP
17 17 (12.50%) Windows
17 17 (12.50%) Linux
17 17 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
17 17 (12.50%) BDD
18 16 (11.76%) Degree
19 14 (10.29%) User Acceptance Testing
19 14 (10.29%) SQL Server

Manual Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.47%) CMS
2 1 (0.74%) Apache
2 1 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.74%) Confluence
2 1 (0.74%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (5.15%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (5.15%) Oracle Financials
1 7 (5.15%) SAP IS-U
2 5 (3.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (3.68%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.74%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.88%) SSH
2 1 (0.74%) LAN
2 1 (0.74%) Multicast
2 1 (0.74%) RTSP
2 1 (0.74%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.29%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.15%) SAP BW
3 2 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.74%) Big Data
4 1 (0.74%) DTS
4 1 (0.74%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.74%) MySQL
4 1 (0.74%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.74%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 31 (22.79%) JIRA
2 30 (22.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 29 (21.32%) Selenium
4 11 (8.09%) SoapUI
5 9 (6.62%) Zephyr
6 7 (5.15%) Git (software)
7 6 (4.41%) SpecFlow
8 5 (3.68%) Selenium IDE
9 4 (2.94%) Cucumber
9 4 (2.94%) JMeter
9 4 (2.94%) TestLink
10 3 (2.21%) WebDriver
11 2 (1.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (1.47%) Jenkins
11 2 (1.47%) LoadRunner
12 1 (0.74%) Appium
12 1 (0.74%) Bugzilla
12 1 (0.74%) TestComplete
12 1 (0.74%) TestRail
12 1 (0.74%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (13.24%) Finance
2 10 (7.35%) Manufacturing
3 8 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 6 (4.41%) Marketing
5 5 (3.68%) Electronics
5 5 (3.68%) Retail
6 4 (2.94%) Games
7 3 (2.21%) Automotive
7 3 (2.21%) Banking
8 2 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.74%) Advertising
9 1 (0.74%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (13.97%) .NET
2 12 (8.82%) Gherkin
2 12 (8.82%) SOAP
2 12 (8.82%) Web Services
3 11 (8.09%) HTML
4 9 (6.62%) REST
5 7 (5.15%) CGI
5 7 (5.15%) CSS
6 5 (3.68%) XML
7 4 (2.94%) ASP.NET
8 3 (2.21%) CSS3
8 3 (2.21%) Middleware
9 2 (1.47%) Ajax
9 2 (1.47%) HTML5
9 2 (1.47%) jQuery
9 2 (1.47%) XHTML
10 1 (0.74%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.74%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (0.74%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.15%) Smart Meter
3 6 (4.41%) Client/Server
3 6 (4.41%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.41%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.94%) Online Games
5 3 (2.21%) User Experience
6 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.74%) iPad
6 1 (0.74%) iPhone
6 1 (0.74%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.74%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.74%) Replication
6 1 (0.74%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.74%) Wiki
6 1 (0.74%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 17 (12.50%) Linux
1 17 (12.50%) Windows
2 4 (2.94%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.47%) Android
3 2 (1.47%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.47%) Unix
3 2 (1.47%) Windows 8
3 2 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (1.47%) Windows Vista
3 2 (1.47%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (54.41%) Manual Testing
2 70 (51.47%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (33.09%) Software Testing
4 43 (31.62%) Test Scripting
5 37 (27.21%) Regression Testing
6 36 (26.47%) Automation Testing
7 30 (22.06%) Automated Testing
8 22 (16.18%) Mentoring
9 21 (15.44%) Scrum
10 17 (12.50%) BDD
11 14 (10.29%) User Acceptance Testing
12 13 (9.56%) E-Commerce
12 13 (9.56%) SDLC
13 12 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (8.82%) ERP
13 12 (8.82%) Test Management
14 11 (8.09%) Test Automation
15 10 (7.35%) Defect Management
15 10 (7.35%) Smoke Testing
15 10 (7.35%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 36 (26.47%) SQL
2 24 (17.65%) Java
3 19 (13.97%) C#
4 9 (6.62%) JavaScript
5 5 (3.68%) C++
5 5 (3.68%) Python
6 3 (2.21%) Groovy
7 2 (1.47%) Ruby
8 1 (0.74%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.74%) C
8 1 (0.74%) Perl
8 1 (0.74%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.74%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 27 (19.85%) ISEB
2 22 (16.18%) ISTQB
3 16 (11.76%) Degree
4 10 (7.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (46.32%) QA
2 1 (0.74%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.74%) Control-M
Vendors
1 27 (19.85%) Microsoft
2 17 (12.50%) Oracle
2 17 (12.50%) SAP
3 14 (10.29%) HP
4 2 (1.47%) PayPal
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Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Salary: £27500.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £32,500 per annum Pension, Gym, Healthcare, Flexi-working
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £27,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £30,000 to £33,000 per annum + Pension, Private Healthcare, 25 da
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago