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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manual Testing
Rank - - 38
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 0 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough - - 3.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Average salary - - £22,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Manual Testing
Hampshire

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
129 135 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 71.67% 73.77% 79.82%
Number of salaries quoted 110 120 160
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Farnborough region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough region citing Manual Testing also 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 that cited Manual Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) QUnit
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) POP3
3 1 (33.33%) SMTP
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) IMAP
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough region citing Manual Testing also 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 that cited Manual Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) POP3
1 1 (33.33%) SMTP
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) QUnit
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Test Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Tester
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft