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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 76 96 -
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 24 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.46% 0.29% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.84% 0.34% -
Number of salaries quoted 22 3 0
Median salary £45,000 £32,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
845 874 770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 86.67% 84.61% 80.12%
Number of salaries quoted 624 717 619
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 -8 3 £47,500 +52.00% 1
Manual Testing
South West

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 32 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (83.33%) Linux
2 30 (83.33%) Scrum
3 25 (69.44%) Windows
3 25 (69.44%) Python
3 25 (69.44%) Selenium
3 25 (69.44%) SDLC
4 24 (66.67%) Test Automation
4 24 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 20 (55.56%) Software Engineering
5 20 (55.56%) Risk Analysis
5 20 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (55.56%) System Testing
5 20 (55.56%) Performance Testing
5 20 (55.56%) Integration Testing
5 20 (55.56%) Perl
5 20 (55.56%) Oracle
5 20 (55.56%) SQL Server
5 20 (55.56%) Validation
5 20 (55.56%) Root Cause Analysis
5 20 (55.56%) V-Model
5 20 (55.56%) Waterfall
5 20 (55.56%) Cucumber
5 20 (55.56%) System Integration Testing
5 20 (55.56%) Defect Tracking
5 20 (55.56%) Cybersecurity
5 20 (55.56%) Automation Testing
5 20 (55.56%) DevOps
6 12 (33.33%) ISEB
7 10 (27.78%) Programme Management

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:

Business Applications
1 5 (13.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) SAN
1 5 (13.89%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (55.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 25 (69.44%) Selenium
2 20 (55.56%) Cucumber
3 7 (19.44%) Jenkins
4 5 (13.89%) Git (software)
4 5 (13.89%) JIRA
4 5 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (13.89%) Zephyr
5 2 (5.56%) Maven
5 2 (5.56%) Robot Framework
5 2 (5.56%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (19.44%) Finance
2 5 (13.89%) Electronics
2 5 (13.89%) Manufacturing
2 5 (13.89%) Marketing
2 5 (13.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (61.11%) Test Engineer
2 20 (55.56%) Integration Engineer
2 20 (55.56%) Test and Integration Engineer
3 9 (25.00%) Analyst
3 9 (25.00%) Test Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Manual Tester
4 5 (13.89%) Security Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Tester
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Test Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Software Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Software Test Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Software Tester
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Integration Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Test and Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) SOAP
2 5 (13.89%) Gherkin
2 5 (13.89%) REST
2 5 (13.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 30 (83.33%) Linux
2 25 (69.44%) Windows
3 5 (13.89%) CentOS
4 4 (11.11%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (83.33%) Scrum
3 25 (69.44%) SDLC
4 24 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 24 (66.67%) Test Automation
5 20 (55.56%) Automation Testing
5 20 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (55.56%) Cybersecurity
5 20 (55.56%) Defect Tracking
5 20 (55.56%) DevOps
5 20 (55.56%) Integration Testing
5 20 (55.56%) Performance Testing
5 20 (55.56%) Risk Analysis
5 20 (55.56%) Root Cause Analysis
5 20 (55.56%) Software Engineering
5 20 (55.56%) System Integration Testing
5 20 (55.56%) System Testing
5 20 (55.56%) Validation
5 20 (55.56%) V-Model
5 20 (55.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 25 (69.44%) Python
2 20 (55.56%) Perl
3 7 (19.44%) Ruby
4 5 (13.89%) Java
4 5 (13.89%) SQL
5 2 (5.56%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (33.33%) ISEB
2 10 (27.78%) ISTQB
3 9 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (11.11%) DV Cleared
5 2 (5.56%) Degree
5 2 (5.56%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) SLA
Vendors
1 20 (55.56%) Oracle
2 5 (13.89%) HP
2 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.89%) Red Hat
2 5 (13.89%) SAP
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