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

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manual Testing
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 94 88 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 10 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.12% 0.53% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 0.59% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 0
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
820 842 871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 92.03% 89.10% 87.63%
Number of salaries quoted 670 551 709
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £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 28 February 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 28 February 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 +12 1 £35,000 -17.64%
Cirencester - 1 £30,000 - 1
Gloucester - 1 £40,000 - 2
Manual Testing
South West

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (54.84%) Scrum
2 17 (54.84%) Non-Functional Testing
3 16 (51.61%) SQL
3 16 (51.61%) ISEB
4 15 (48.39%) Linux
4 15 (48.39%) ISTQB
4 15 (48.39%) JIRA
5 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
5 13 (41.94%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (38.71%) Git (software)
6 12 (38.71%) BDD
7 11 (35.48%) REST
7 11 (35.48%) Jenkins
7 11 (35.48%) Data Transformation
7 11 (35.48%) Gherkin
7 11 (35.48%) Degree
7 11 (35.48%) Test Management
7 11 (35.48%) Kanban
7 11 (35.48%) Defect Management
7 11 (35.48%) Zephyr
7 11 (35.48%) HP
7 11 (35.48%) SOAP
7 11 (35.48%) Web Services
7 11 (35.48%) Java
7 11 (35.48%) SSH
7 11 (35.48%) Automated Testing
8 10 (32.26%) Programme Management
8 10 (32.26%) Test Strategy
9 9 (29.03%) Linux Command Line

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 (3.23%) CMS
Business Applications
1 6 (19.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (35.48%) SSH
2 2 (6.45%) FTP
2 2 (6.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (48.39%) JIRA
2 13 (41.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (38.71%) Git (software)
4 11 (35.48%) Jenkins
4 11 (35.48%) Zephyr
5 9 (29.03%) Selenium
6 7 (22.58%) Maven
7 6 (19.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (19.35%) Bitbucket
7 6 (19.35%) Cucumber
7 6 (19.35%) Vagrant
8 1 (3.23%) Appium
8 1 (3.23%) Gradle
8 1 (3.23%) SpecFlow
8 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
8 1 (3.23%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (22.58%) Retail
2 6 (19.35%) Electronics
2 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 6 (19.35%) Manufacturing
2 6 (19.35%) Marketing
2 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) Analyst
1 15 (48.39%) Test Analyst
2 8 (25.81%) Tester
3 5 (16.13%) Manual Tester
4 4 (12.90%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Security Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Test Specialist
5 3 (9.68%) Automation Tester
5 3 (9.68%) Manual Test Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Test Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Java Automation Tester
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Test Automation Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Developer in Test
7 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (35.48%) Gherkin
1 11 (35.48%) REST
1 11 (35.48%) SOAP
1 11 (35.48%) Web Services
2 6 (19.35%) XML
3 1 (3.23%) CSS
3 1 (3.23%) HTML
3 1 (3.23%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 15 (48.39%) Linux
2 7 (22.58%) Windows
3 4 (12.90%) CentOS
4 3 (9.68%) Android
4 3 (9.68%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.23%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (54.84%) Non-Functional Testing
2 17 (54.84%) Scrum
3 12 (38.71%) BDD
4 11 (35.48%) Automated Testing
4 11 (35.48%) Data Transformation
4 11 (35.48%) Defect Management
4 11 (35.48%) Kanban
4 11 (35.48%) Test Management
5 10 (32.26%) Programme Management
5 10 (32.26%) Test Strategy
6 8 (25.81%) Test Scripting
7 7 (22.58%) Test Automation
8 6 (19.35%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (19.35%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (19.35%) TDD
9 5 (16.13%) OO
9 5 (16.13%) OOP
9 5 (16.13%) Regression Testing
10 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 16 (51.61%) SQL
2 11 (35.48%) Java
3 9 (29.03%) Ruby
4 6 (19.35%) XPath
5 4 (12.90%) Python
6 1 (3.23%) C#
6 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (51.61%) ISEB
2 15 (48.39%) ISTQB
3 11 (35.48%) Degree
4 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
5 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
6 1 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) Docker
2 1 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
2 11 (35.48%) HP
3 6 (19.35%) SAP
4 4 (12.90%) Red Hat
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £26000.0000 - £36000.0000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cirencester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago