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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 137 133 173
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +40
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 45 57 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.31% 1.61% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.55% 1.83% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 44 50 35
Median salary £33,500 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.17% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,750 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Manual Testing
South East

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
2911 3115 3414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 84.60% 87.94% 84.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2572 2554 2728
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £61,000
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 29 August 2016.

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 29 August 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
Basingstoke 0 14 £33,000 -5.71%
Winchester +2 9 £30,000 -14.28% 2
Southampton -23 4 £34,500 -18.82%
Fareham - 3 £55,000 -
Andover - 2 £40,000 -
Farnborough - 2 £42,000 -
Portsmouth +7 1 £27,500 -
Manual Testing
South East

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 43 (67.19%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (48.44%) Selenium
3 28 (43.75%) Test Automation
4 27 (42.19%) Automated Testing
5 25 (39.06%) ISEB
6 22 (34.38%) C#
6 22 (34.38%) SQL
7 19 (29.69%) Microsoft
8 18 (28.13%) Visual Studio
9 17 (26.56%) Scrum
9 17 (26.56%) Test Scripting
10 16 (25.00%) JMeter
10 16 (25.00%) .NET
11 15 (23.44%) Software Testing
11 15 (23.44%) QA
12 13 (20.31%) Degree
12 13 (20.31%) REST
12 13 (20.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 12 (18.75%) Mentoring
13 12 (18.75%) Data Protection
13 12 (18.75%) SOAP
14 11 (17.19%) Windows
14 11 (17.19%) Test Management
15 10 (15.63%) Team Foundation Server
16 9 (14.06%) ISTQB
17 8 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
17 8 (12.50%) Performance Testing
17 8 (12.50%) HP UFT
18 7 (10.94%) Client/Server
18 7 (10.94%) N-Tier

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 7 (10.94%) CMS
2 1 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (3.13%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 31 (48.44%) Selenium
2 18 (28.13%) Visual Studio
3 16 (25.00%) JMeter
4 10 (15.63%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (12.50%) HP UFT
6 6 (9.38%) WebDriver
7 4 (6.25%) NUnit
8 3 (4.69%) Cucumber
8 3 (4.69%) SoapUI
9 2 (3.13%) MSTest
9 2 (3.13%) NSubstitute
9 2 (3.13%) SpecFlow
10 1 (1.56%) Appium
10 1 (1.56%) Bugzilla
10 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
10 1 (1.56%) JIRA
General
1 6 (9.38%) Finance
1 6 (9.38%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.25%) Banking
3 3 (4.69%) Games
4 2 (3.13%) Advertising
4 2 (3.13%) Publishing
5 1 (1.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 22 (34.38%) Tester
2 21 (32.81%) Analyst
2 21 (32.81%) Test Analyst
3 14 (21.88%) Software Tester
4 8 (12.50%) Developer
5 7 (10.94%) QA Tester
5 7 (10.94%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (10.94%) Senior Test Analyst
6 6 (9.38%) Software Analyst
6 6 (9.38%) Software Test Analyst
7 5 (7.81%) C# Developer
7 5 (7.81%) Test Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Automation Test Lead
8 4 (6.25%) QA Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Senior Developer
8 4 (6.25%) Test Leader
9 3 (4.69%) Automation Team Leader
9 3 (4.69%) Automation Tester
9 3 (4.69%) Software QA Tester
9 3 (4.69%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (25.00%) .NET
2 13 (20.31%) REST
3 12 (18.75%) SOAP
4 7 (10.94%) CSS
5 6 (9.38%) jQuery
6 5 (7.81%) Ajax
6 5 (7.81%) ASP.NET
6 5 (7.81%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (7.81%) HTML
7 4 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 3 (4.69%) XML
9 2 (3.13%) .NET Framework
9 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 2 (3.13%) JSON
9 2 (3.13%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (3.13%) LINQ
9 2 (3.13%) WCF
9 2 (3.13%) WinForms
9 2 (3.13%) WPF
9 2 (3.13%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) Client/Server
1 7 (10.94%) N-Tier
2 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.56%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.19%) Windows
2 3 (4.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (67.19%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (43.75%) Test Automation
3 27 (42.19%) Automated Testing
4 17 (26.56%) Scrum
4 17 (26.56%) Test Scripting
5 15 (23.44%) Software Testing
6 12 (18.75%) Data Protection
6 12 (18.75%) Mentoring
7 11 (17.19%) Test Management
8 8 (12.50%) Performance Testing
9 7 (10.94%) Automation Testing
9 7 (10.94%) Content Management
9 7 (10.94%) MVC
10 6 (9.38%) TDD
10 6 (9.38%) Test Strategy
11 5 (7.81%) Functional Testing
11 5 (7.81%) Waterfall
12 4 (6.25%) Coaching
12 4 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
12 4 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 22 (34.38%) C#
1 22 (34.38%) SQL
2 7 (10.94%) JavaScript
3 6 (9.38%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.56%) Python
4 1 (1.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 25 (39.06%) ISEB
2 13 (20.31%) Degree
2 13 (20.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 9 (14.06%) ISTQB
4 5 (7.81%) SC Cleared
4 5 (7.81%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (23.44%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (29.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.56%) Google
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