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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Tester
Rank 806 850 874
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Manual Tester 74 81 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.082% 0.080% 0.071%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.085% 0.083% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 67 80 70
Median salary £30,500 £31,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.61% -1.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £45,000 £57,250
UK excluding London median salary £30,500 £31,750 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.93% +5.83%
Manual Tester
UK

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
86621 97333 101655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.30% 96.27% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 73029 81887 82956
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 September 2016.

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 27 September 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
South East +46 22 £28,000 +7.69% 5
East of England +36 19 £30,500 -39.00% 1
London +35 10 £32,500 +8.33%
Yorkshire +15 8 £33,750 -3.57% 2
South West -9 7 £38,500 +2.66%
North West +6 4 £27,750 -10.48% 2
West Midlands -27 4 £33,500 +21.81%
Manual Tester
UK

Manual Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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.

1 109 (70.32%) Manual Testing
2 80 (51.61%) QA
3 70 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (37.42%) Software Testing
5 55 (35.48%) SQL
6 53 (34.19%) ISEB
7 50 (32.26%) Automation Testing
8 42 (27.10%) ISTQB
9 38 (24.52%) Test Scripting
10 37 (23.87%) Automated Testing
11 34 (21.94%) JIRA
12 33 (21.29%) Selenium
13 32 (20.65%) Microsoft
14 31 (20.00%) Finance
14 31 (20.00%) C#
15 28 (18.06%) Java
16 27 (17.42%) Scrum
17 24 (15.48%) Regression Testing
17 24 (15.48%) Oracle
18 23 (14.84%) .NET
18 23 (14.84%) Test Automation
19 22 (14.19%) BDD
19 22 (14.19%) MS Excel
20 21 (13.55%) SQL Server
21 20 (12.90%) Degree
22 19 (12.26%) Linux
22 19 (12.26%) Test Strategy
23 18 (11.61%) Windows
23 18 (11.61%) User Acceptance Testing
24 17 (10.97%) SAP

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 8 (5.16%) Confluence
Applications
1 22 (14.19%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.87%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (7.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (2.58%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (2.58%) SAP IS-U
3 2 (1.29%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.52%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (13.55%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (2.58%) SAP BW
4 3 (1.94%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.94%) MySQL
4 3 (1.94%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.29%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.65%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 34 (21.94%) JIRA
2 33 (21.29%) Selenium
3 17 (10.97%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (7.10%) Zephyr
5 8 (5.16%) WebDriver
6 6 (3.87%) Git (software)
7 5 (3.23%) SoapUI
8 4 (2.58%) Cucumber
8 4 (2.58%) HP UFT
8 4 (2.58%) TestLink
9 3 (1.94%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.65%) Hudson
10 1 (0.65%) PhantomJS
10 1 (0.65%) QARun
10 1 (0.65%) Selenium IDE
10 1 (0.65%) TestDirector
10 1 (0.65%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.65%) WinRunner
General
1 31 (20.00%) Finance
2 14 (9.03%) Games
2 14 (9.03%) Manufacturing
3 11 (7.10%) Electronics
3 11 (7.10%) Marketing
3 11 (7.10%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.58%) Banking
5 1 (0.65%) Automotive
5 1 (0.65%) Back Office
5 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (14.84%) .NET
2 12 (7.74%) Web Services
3 11 (7.10%) Gherkin
4 9 (5.81%) REST
4 9 (5.81%) SOAP
5 5 (3.23%) HTML
6 4 (2.58%) CGI
7 3 (1.94%) XML
8 1 (0.65%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.65%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.65%) CSS
8 1 (0.65%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.03%) Analytical Skills
1 14 (9.03%) Online Games
2 10 (6.45%) Mobile App
3 7 (4.52%) Client/Server
4 5 (3.23%) Driving Licence
5 4 (2.58%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.58%) Smart Meter
6 3 (1.94%) Wiki
7 2 (1.29%) Fintech
7 2 (1.29%) Replication
7 2 (1.29%) Social Media
7 2 (1.29%) User Experience
8 1 (0.65%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.65%) iPad
8 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.65%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.65%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 19 (12.26%) Linux
2 18 (11.61%) Windows
3 7 (4.52%) Windows Server
4 5 (3.23%) Windows 8
4 5 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (3.23%) Windows Vista
4 5 (3.23%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.29%) Android
5 2 (1.29%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.65%) Unix
6 1 (0.65%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (70.32%) Manual Testing
2 70 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (37.42%) Software Testing
4 50 (32.26%) Automation Testing
5 38 (24.52%) Test Scripting
6 37 (23.87%) Automated Testing
7 27 (17.42%) Scrum
8 24 (15.48%) Regression Testing
9 23 (14.84%) Test Automation
10 22 (14.19%) BDD
11 19 (12.26%) Test Strategy
12 18 (11.61%) User Acceptance Testing
13 16 (10.32%) SDLC
14 15 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
15 14 (9.03%) TDD
16 13 (8.39%) Exploratory Testing
17 12 (7.74%) Defect Management
17 12 (7.74%) Functional Testing
17 12 (7.74%) Test Management
18 11 (7.10%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 55 (35.48%) SQL
2 31 (20.00%) C#
3 28 (18.06%) Java
4 7 (4.52%) JavaScript
5 5 (3.23%) VB.NET
6 4 (2.58%) PHP
7 2 (1.29%) Python
7 2 (1.29%) Ruby
8 1 (0.65%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.65%) C
8 1 (0.65%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 53 (34.19%) ISEB
2 42 (27.10%) ISTQB
3 20 (12.90%) Degree
4 13 (8.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (51.61%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (3.87%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (20.65%) Microsoft
2 24 (15.48%) Oracle
3 17 (10.97%) SAP
4 13 (8.39%) HP
5 5 (3.23%) PayPal
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