The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 92 89 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 21 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.80% 0.62% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.02% 0.69% -
Number of salaries quoted 21 5 0
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Manual Testing
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1040 874 976
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 88.96% 89.64% 84.87%
Number of salaries quoted 876 670 818
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Manual Testing
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Manual Testing Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Manual Testing
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manual Testing within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 9 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
Cheltenham 0 9 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Gloucester -7 2 £28,500 -8.06%
Stroud - 2 £56,250 - 1
Cirencester - 1 £35,000 - 1
Manual Testing
South West

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 27 (71.05%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (65.79%) Scrum
3 23 (60.53%) Linux
3 23 (60.53%) ISEB
4 21 (55.26%) ISTQB
4 21 (55.26%) Non-Functional Testing
5 16 (42.11%) Selenium
5 16 (42.11%) Test Scripting
5 16 (42.11%) SQL
5 16 (42.11%) Windows
6 15 (39.47%) Programme Management
7 14 (36.84%) JIRA
7 14 (36.84%) Java
7 14 (36.84%) Cybersecurity
8 13 (34.21%) SDLC
8 13 (34.21%) Security Cleared
8 13 (34.21%) Team Foundation Server
8 13 (34.21%) Python
8 13 (34.21%) Microsoft
8 13 (34.21%) Automated Testing
9 12 (31.58%) Ruby
9 12 (31.58%) Jenkins
10 11 (28.95%) Regression Testing
11 10 (26.32%) HP
11 10 (26.32%) Red Hat
11 10 (26.32%) ITIL
11 10 (26.32%) SOAP
11 10 (26.32%) Web Services
11 10 (26.32%) SSH
11 10 (26.32%) Data Transformation

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 1 (2.63%) CMS
Business Applications
1 5 (13.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (26.32%) SSH
2 2 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (42.11%) Selenium
2 14 (36.84%) JIRA
3 13 (34.21%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (31.58%) Jenkins
5 10 (26.32%) Git (software)
5 10 (26.32%) Zephyr
6 5 (13.16%) Cucumber
7 2 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (5.26%) Bitbucket
7 2 (5.26%) Maven
7 2 (5.26%) Vagrant
7 2 (5.26%) Visual Studio
8 1 (2.63%) SpecFlow
8 1 (2.63%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (15.79%) Manufacturing
1 6 (15.79%) Retail
1 6 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 5 (13.16%) Electronics
2 5 (13.16%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (57.89%) Analyst
1 22 (57.89%) Test Analyst
2 10 (26.32%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 10 (26.32%) Security Analyst
3 9 (23.68%) Tester
4 7 (18.42%) Manual Tester
5 6 (15.79%) Test Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Integration Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Test and Integration Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Software Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Software Test Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Software Tester
7 3 (7.89%) Support Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) E-Commerce Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) E-Commerce Support
8 2 (5.26%) E-Commerce Support Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) Manual Test Analyst
9 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
9 1 (2.63%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (26.32%) Gherkin
1 10 (26.32%) REST
1 10 (26.32%) SOAP
1 10 (26.32%) Web Services
2 2 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.63%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 23 (60.53%) Linux
2 16 (42.11%) Windows
3 10 (26.32%) CentOS
4 3 (7.89%) Android
4 3 (7.89%) Apple iOS
4 3 (7.89%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (71.05%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (65.79%) Scrum
3 21 (55.26%) Non-Functional Testing
4 16 (42.11%) Test Scripting
5 15 (39.47%) Programme Management
6 14 (36.84%) Cybersecurity
7 13 (34.21%) Automated Testing
7 13 (34.21%) SDLC
8 11 (28.95%) Regression Testing
9 10 (26.32%) BDD
9 10 (26.32%) Data Transformation
9 10 (26.32%) Defect Management
9 10 (26.32%) ITIL
9 10 (26.32%) ITIL V3
9 10 (26.32%) Kanban
9 10 (26.32%) Test Management
9 10 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (23.68%) Test Automation
11 8 (21.05%) OO
11 8 (21.05%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 16 (42.11%) SQL
2 14 (36.84%) Java
3 13 (34.21%) Python
4 12 (31.58%) Ruby
5 3 (7.89%) Perl
6 2 (5.26%) XPath
7 1 (2.63%) C#
Qualifications
1 23 (60.53%) ISEB
2 21 (55.26%) ISTQB
3 13 (34.21%) Security Cleared
4 8 (21.05%) Degree
5 2 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Docker
2 1 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (34.21%) Microsoft
2 10 (26.32%) HP
2 10 (26.32%) Red Hat
3 5 (13.16%) SAP
4 3 (7.89%) Oracle
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