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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manual Testing
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 93 88 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 15 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.45% 0.22% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.59% 0.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 0
Median salary £40,000 £34,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.78% -
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 Gloucestershire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
941 799 952
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 90.83% 88.98% 86.23%
Number of salaries quoted 793 559 803
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,000 £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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 6 £37,500 -
Cirencester - 2 £32,500 -
Stroud - 1 £77,500 -
Manual Testing
South West

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 22 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (61.76%) Scrum
3 20 (58.82%) ISEB
4 19 (55.88%) Non-Functional Testing
5 18 (52.94%) SQL
5 18 (52.94%) Linux
5 18 (52.94%) ISTQB
6 16 (47.06%) JIRA
7 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
7 15 (44.12%) Team Foundation Server
8 13 (38.24%) Git (software)
8 13 (38.24%) BDD
8 13 (38.24%) Java
8 13 (38.24%) Programme Management
9 12 (35.29%) SSH
9 12 (35.29%) SOAP
9 12 (35.29%) Web Services
9 12 (35.29%) HP
9 12 (35.29%) Test Management
9 12 (35.29%) Test Scripting
9 12 (35.29%) Kanban
9 12 (35.29%) Jenkins
9 12 (35.29%) Data Transformation
9 12 (35.29%) REST
9 12 (35.29%) Gherkin
9 12 (35.29%) Zephyr
9 12 (35.29%) Defect Management
10 11 (32.35%) Degree
10 11 (32.35%) Selenium
10 11 (32.35%) Ruby

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 (2.94%) CMS
Business Applications
1 7 (20.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (35.29%) SSH
2 2 (5.88%) FTP
2 2 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (47.06%) JIRA
2 15 (44.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (38.24%) Git (software)
4 12 (35.29%) Jenkins
4 12 (35.29%) Zephyr
5 11 (32.35%) Selenium
6 6 (17.65%) Maven
7 5 (14.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (14.71%) Bitbucket
7 5 (14.71%) Cucumber
7 5 (14.71%) Vagrant
8 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
9 1 (2.94%) Appium
9 1 (2.94%) Gradle
9 1 (2.94%) SpecFlow
9 1 (2.94%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (20.59%) Electronics
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
1 7 (20.59%) Manufacturing
1 7 (20.59%) Marketing
1 7 (20.59%) Retail
1 7 (20.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (58.82%) Analyst
1 20 (58.82%) Test Analyst
2 9 (26.47%) Tester
3 6 (17.65%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 6 (17.65%) Manual Tester
3 6 (17.65%) Security Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Test Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Manual Test Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Software Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Software Test Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Automation Tester
6 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce Support
6 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce Support Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Software Tester
6 2 (5.88%) Test Automation Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Junior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (35.29%) Gherkin
1 12 (35.29%) REST
1 12 (35.29%) SOAP
1 12 (35.29%) Web Services
2 5 (14.71%) XML
3 1 (2.94%) CSS
3 1 (2.94%) HTML
3 1 (2.94%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 18 (52.94%) Linux
2 9 (26.47%) Windows
3 6 (17.65%) CentOS
4 3 (8.82%) Android
4 3 (8.82%) Apple iOS
4 3 (8.82%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (61.76%) Scrum
3 19 (55.88%) Non-Functional Testing
4 13 (38.24%) BDD
4 13 (38.24%) Programme Management
5 12 (35.29%) Data Transformation
5 12 (35.29%) Defect Management
5 12 (35.29%) Kanban
5 12 (35.29%) Test Management
5 12 (35.29%) Test Scripting
6 10 (29.41%) Automated Testing
7 8 (23.53%) Test Automation
7 8 (23.53%) Test Strategy
8 7 (20.59%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (20.59%) Digital Marketing
8 7 (20.59%) OO
8 7 (20.59%) OOP
8 7 (20.59%) Regression Testing
9 6 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
9 6 (17.65%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 18 (52.94%) SQL
2 13 (38.24%) Java
3 11 (32.35%) Ruby
4 6 (17.65%) Python
5 5 (14.71%) XPath
6 1 (2.94%) C#
6 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (58.82%) ISEB
2 18 (52.94%) ISTQB
3 11 (32.35%) Degree
4 8 (23.53%) Security Cleared
5 2 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) Docker
2 1 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
2 12 (35.29%) HP
3 7 (20.59%) SAP
4 6 (17.65%) Red Hat
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