The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manual Testing
Hampshire / Farnborough
Rank 50 - 35
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 6 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 1.92% - 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.11% - 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Median salary £50,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Farnborough region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
285 249 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 91.05% 80.06% 72.88%
Number of salaries quoted 229 196 113
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £68,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

The demand trend of job ads across the Farnborough region citing Manual Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Manual Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Farnborough

Manual Testing
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Manual Testing Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing Manual Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Farnborough region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 9 (100.00%) Scrum
2 7 (77.78%) Automated Testing
3 5 (55.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (55.56%) Software Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Programme Management
3 5 (55.56%) SAP
3 5 (55.56%) Marketing
3 5 (55.56%) QA
3 5 (55.56%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
3 5 (55.56%) Python
3 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (55.56%) Java
3 5 (55.56%) Electronics
3 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
3 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 5 (55.56%) Manufacturing
3 5 (55.56%) Test Strategy
4 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (33.33%) C#
6 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
6 2 (22.22%) Middleware
6 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
6 2 (22.22%) .NET
6 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
6 2 (22.22%) XML
6 2 (22.22%) XSL
7 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
7 1 (11.11%) Selenium

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough 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:

Business Applications
1 5 (55.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
1 1 (11.11%) SoapUI
1 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (55.56%) Electronics
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
1 5 (55.56%) Manufacturing
1 5 (55.56%) Marketing
1 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) QA Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) Quality Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) Software QA Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) Software Quality Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Middleware Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Middleware Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Manual Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) Middleware
1 2 (22.22%) XML
1 2 (22.22%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Scrum
2 7 (77.78%) Automated Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (55.56%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (55.56%) Programme Management
3 5 (55.56%) Software Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
3 5 (55.56%) Test Strategy
4 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
1 5 (55.56%) Python
2 3 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) SAP
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft