The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manual Testing
South East / Hampshire
Rank 111 151 167
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +16
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 56 26 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.88% 0.80% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.21% 0.93% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 35 25 25
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £32,500 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £62,500 £46,500
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 Hampshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2537 2805 3129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 85.39% 86.12% 84.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2101 2469 2686
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hampshire 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 Hampshire

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Hampshire

Manual Testing
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Manual Testing Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Manual Testing
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manual Testing within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 18 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
Fareham +13 18 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Farnborough - 7 £57,500 -
Winchester +15 6 £55,000 +22.22%
Portsmouth +7 4 - -
Southampton +11 2 £36,250 -14.70% 1
Alton - 1 £50,000 -
Manual Testing
South East

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 18 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 73 (65.77%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (64.86%) Automated Testing
3 50 (45.05%) Test Automation
4 47 (42.34%) Selenium
5 36 (32.43%) Scrum
5 36 (32.43%) Java
6 35 (31.53%) Degree
7 29 (26.13%) Software Testing
8 26 (23.42%) C#
8 26 (23.42%) Automation Testing
9 24 (21.62%) TDD
10 23 (20.72%) SQL
11 21 (18.92%) ISTQB
12 20 (18.02%) ITIL
12 20 (18.02%) Mentoring
12 20 (18.02%) QA
13 19 (17.12%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (16.22%) User Acceptance Testing
14 18 (16.22%) Test Scripting
14 18 (16.22%) JIRA
14 18 (16.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 18 (16.22%) SOAP
14 18 (16.22%) JMeter
15 17 (15.32%) Software Engineering
15 17 (15.32%) Web Services
15 17 (15.32%) Microsoft
16 16 (14.41%) Visual Studio
16 16 (14.41%) REST
17 15 (13.51%) SoapUI
17 15 (13.51%) BDD

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 11 (9.91%) Confluence
1 11 (9.91%) SharePoint
2 9 (8.11%) JBoss
3 4 (3.60%) CMS
4 1 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.90%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 11 (9.91%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (4.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (3.60%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.31%) SaaS
2 4 (3.60%) GitHub
3 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.41%) ATM
2 2 (1.80%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.41%) Relational Database
2 5 (4.50%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.80%) MySQL
5 1 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 47 (42.34%) Selenium
2 18 (16.22%) JIRA
2 18 (16.22%) JMeter
3 16 (14.41%) Visual Studio
4 15 (13.51%) SoapUI
5 11 (9.91%) Ant
5 11 (9.91%) HP UFT
5 11 (9.91%) Maven
6 10 (9.01%) Subversion
6 10 (9.01%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (8.11%) Cucumber
8 8 (7.21%) WebDriver
9 7 (6.31%) Gradle
9 7 (6.31%) LoadRunner
9 7 (6.31%) Redmine
10 6 (5.41%) Eclipse
10 6 (5.41%) IntelliJ
10 6 (5.41%) JIRA Agile
11 5 (4.50%) LoadUI
11 5 (4.50%) Robot Framework
General
1 14 (12.61%) Finance
1 14 (12.61%) Telecoms
2 9 (8.11%) Manufacturing
3 5 (4.50%) Electronics
3 5 (4.50%) Marketing
4 2 (1.80%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.90%) Advertising
5 1 (0.90%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (23.42%) Analyst
2 25 (22.52%) Test Analyst
3 22 (19.82%) Developer
4 16 (14.41%) Tester
5 14 (12.61%) Software Tester
6 13 (11.71%) Integration Engineer
6 13 (11.71%) System Verification Engineer
6 13 (11.71%) Systems Engineer
6 13 (11.71%) Systems Integration Engineer
6 13 (11.71%) Test Manager
6 13 (11.71%) Verification Engineer
7 10 (9.01%) Senior Developer
7 10 (9.01%) Software Analyst
7 10 (9.01%) Software Test Analyst
7 10 (9.01%) Test Engineer
8 8 (7.21%) Software Engineer
9 7 (6.31%) QA Engineer
9 7 (6.31%) Senior Software Engineer
9 7 (6.31%) Test Automation Developer
10 5 (4.50%) Developer in Test
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (16.22%) SOAP
2 17 (15.32%) Web Services
3 16 (14.41%) REST
4 15 (13.51%) .NET
5 14 (12.61%) XML
6 13 (11.71%) HTML
7 12 (10.81%) CSS
8 10 (9.01%) J2EE
9 7 (6.31%) JAXB
10 6 (5.41%) ASP.NET
10 6 (5.41%) XSL
11 5 (4.50%) Ajax
11 5 (4.50%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (4.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 5 (4.50%) jQuery
12 4 (3.60%) JMS
12 4 (3.60%) JSON
13 2 (1.80%) Middleware
13 2 (1.80%) RESTful
14 1 (0.90%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.91%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.60%) Blog
2 4 (3.60%) Client/Server
2 4 (3.60%) N-Tier
2 4 (3.60%) Wiki
3 2 (1.80%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.90%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (0.90%) Driving Licence
4 1 (0.90%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.90%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.90%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.61%) Linux
2 13 (11.71%) Windows
3 7 (6.31%) Solaris
4 6 (5.41%) Unix
5 4 (3.60%) Android
5 4 (3.60%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.80%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (65.77%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (64.86%) Automated Testing
3 50 (45.05%) Test Automation
4 36 (32.43%) Scrum
5 29 (26.13%) Software Testing
6 26 (23.42%) Automation Testing
7 24 (21.62%) TDD
8 20 (18.02%) ITIL
8 20 (18.02%) Mentoring
9 19 (17.12%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (16.22%) Test Scripting
10 18 (16.22%) User Acceptance Testing
11 17 (15.32%) Software Engineering
12 15 (13.51%) BDD
12 15 (13.51%) SDLC
13 14 (12.61%) Test Management
13 14 (12.61%) Test Planning
13 14 (12.61%) Unit Testing
14 13 (11.71%) Test Strategy
15 12 (10.81%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 36 (32.43%) Java
2 26 (23.42%) C#
3 23 (20.72%) SQL
4 12 (10.81%) JavaScript
4 12 (10.81%) Python
5 10 (9.01%) C
6 7 (6.31%) T-SQL
7 6 (5.41%) C++
7 6 (5.41%) Perl
7 6 (5.41%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 35 (31.53%) Degree
2 21 (18.92%) ISTQB
3 18 (16.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 14 (12.61%) ISEB
5 11 (9.91%) Security Cleared
6 4 (3.60%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 4 (3.60%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (18.02%) QA
2 4 (3.60%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.90%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (3.60%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (15.32%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.11%) Remedy
3 7 (6.31%) Oracle
3 7 (6.31%) SAP
4 6 (5.41%) HP
5 4 (3.60%) CA Agile Central
6 2 (1.80%) T-Plan
7 1 (0.90%) F5
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Posted: 21 hours ago
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Salary: £30k - 43k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago