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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Tester
Rank 793 887 850
Rank change year-on-year
+94 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a Manual Tester 70 48 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.083% 0.048% 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% 0.050% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 58 47 93
Median salary £35,000 £31,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% +1.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,100 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
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
81279 96326 102960
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.49% 96.62% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 67994 81128 85922
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 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 8 December 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 8 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
South East +78 22 £26,250 -12.50% 1
London +45 14 £37,500 +36.36% 2
South West +15 10 £40,000 +6.66% 2
East Midlands - 7 £35,000 - 2
West Midlands +4 6 £31,750 +5.83% 1
North West -16 5 £37,500 +20.96%
Yorkshire +21 3 £30,000 -14.28% 2
East of England -3 3 £25,250 -17.88%
Manual Tester
UK

Manual Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 98 (63.23%) Manual Testing
2 72 (46.45%) QA
3 68 (43.87%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (35.48%) Software Testing
5 50 (32.26%) Automation Testing
6 49 (31.61%) SQL
7 43 (27.74%) Test Scripting
8 37 (23.87%) Selenium
8 37 (23.87%) JIRA
9 35 (22.58%) ISEB
10 34 (21.94%) Automated Testing
11 33 (21.29%) Regression Testing
12 31 (20.00%) Microsoft
13 30 (19.35%) Java
13 30 (19.35%) ISTQB
14 26 (16.77%) Team Foundation Server
15 25 (16.13%) Oracle
15 25 (16.13%) Windows
15 25 (16.13%) Linux
15 25 (16.13%) Scrum
16 22 (14.19%) SQL Server
17 21 (13.55%) Degree
18 20 (12.90%) C#
19 19 (12.26%) SAP
19 19 (12.26%) BDD
19 19 (12.26%) Mentoring
20 18 (11.61%) Analytical Skills
20 18 (11.61%) Finance
20 18 (11.61%) .NET
21 16 (10.32%) Test Strategy

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 (1.29%) CMS
1 2 (1.29%) Confluence
2 1 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 11 (7.10%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (4.52%) Oracle Financials
1 7 (4.52%) SAP IS-U
1 7 (4.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (3.23%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.65%) GitHub
1 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.81%) SSH
2 1 (0.65%) Multicast
2 1 (0.65%) RTSP
2 1 (0.65%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (14.19%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.52%) SAP BW
3 5 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.29%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.29%) MySQL
4 2 (1.29%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.29%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.65%) Big Data
5 1 (0.65%) DTS
5 1 (0.65%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 37 (23.87%) JIRA
1 37 (23.87%) Selenium
2 26 (16.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (7.74%) Zephyr
4 9 (5.81%) Git (software)
5 8 (5.16%) SoapUI
6 6 (3.87%) WebDriver
7 5 (3.23%) Cucumber
8 4 (2.58%) SpecFlow
8 4 (2.58%) TestLink
9 3 (1.94%) Selenium IDE
10 2 (1.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (1.29%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.65%) Appium
11 1 (0.65%) Bugzilla
11 1 (0.65%) eggPlant
11 1 (0.65%) JMeter
11 1 (0.65%) PhantomJS
11 1 (0.65%) TestComplete
11 1 (0.65%) TestRail
General
1 18 (11.61%) Finance
2 12 (7.74%) Manufacturing
3 8 (5.16%) Games
3 8 (5.16%) Marketing
3 8 (5.16%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.52%) Electronics
5 5 (3.23%) Retail
6 2 (1.29%) Automotive
6 2 (1.29%) Banking
7 1 (0.65%) Advertising
7 1 (0.65%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (11.61%) .NET
2 14 (9.03%) Gherkin
2 14 (9.03%) Web Services
3 13 (8.39%) SOAP
4 12 (7.74%) HTML
5 11 (7.10%) REST
6 8 (5.16%) CSS
7 7 (4.52%) CGI
8 5 (3.23%) XML
9 3 (1.94%) ASP.NET
9 3 (1.94%) CSS3
9 3 (1.94%) Middleware
10 2 (1.29%) Ajax
10 2 (1.29%) HTML5
10 2 (1.29%) jQuery
10 2 (1.29%) XHTML
11 1 (0.65%) .NET Framework
11 1 (0.65%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.61%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.81%) Mobile App
3 8 (5.16%) Online Games
4 7 (4.52%) Smart Meter
5 5 (3.23%) Client/Server
5 5 (3.23%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.58%) User Experience
7 2 (1.29%) iPad
7 2 (1.29%) Wiki
8 1 (0.65%) Fintech
8 1 (0.65%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.65%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.65%) Replication
8 1 (0.65%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 25 (16.13%) Linux
1 25 (16.13%) Windows
2 6 (3.87%) Windows Server
3 5 (3.23%) Windows 8
3 5 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (3.23%) Windows Vista
3 5 (3.23%) Windows XP
4 3 (1.94%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.29%) Android
5 2 (1.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (63.23%) Manual Testing
2 68 (43.87%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (35.48%) Software Testing
4 50 (32.26%) Automation Testing
5 43 (27.74%) Test Scripting
6 34 (21.94%) Automated Testing
7 33 (21.29%) Regression Testing
8 25 (16.13%) Scrum
9 19 (12.26%) BDD
9 19 (12.26%) Mentoring
10 16 (10.32%) E-Commerce
10 16 (10.32%) Test Strategy
11 14 (9.03%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (8.39%) SDLC
12 13 (8.39%) Test Automation
12 13 (8.39%) Test Management
12 13 (8.39%) User Acceptance Testing
13 12 (7.74%) ERP
13 12 (7.74%) Functional Testing
14 11 (7.10%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (31.61%) SQL
2 30 (19.35%) Java
3 20 (12.90%) C#
4 11 (7.10%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.94%) C++
5 3 (1.94%) Groovy
5 3 (1.94%) PHP
5 3 (1.94%) Python
6 2 (1.29%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.29%) Ruby
7 1 (0.65%) C
7 1 (0.65%) Perl
7 1 (0.65%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.65%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 35 (22.58%) ISEB
2 30 (19.35%) ISTQB
3 21 (13.55%) Degree
4 10 (6.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (46.45%) QA
2 1 (0.65%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (1.29%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.65%) Control-M
Vendors
1 31 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 25 (16.13%) Oracle
3 19 (12.26%) SAP
4 15 (9.68%) HP
5 4 (2.58%) PayPal
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