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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 160 128 171
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +43
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 26 59 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.76% 1.63% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 1.87% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 24 54 28
Median salary £34,250 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.41% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
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
2966 3158 3314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 86.15% 87.02% 84.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2599 2560 2663
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,500 £60,000
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 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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -10 7 £32,500 -7.14%
Winchester -3 3 £30,000 -33.33% 1
Fareham -13 3 £55,000 +57.14%
Andover - 3 £35,000 -
Eastleigh +9 2 - -
Farnborough +6 2 £41,250 +37.50% 1
Portsmouth +2 2 £26,250 -
Southampton -17 2 £45,750 +7.64%
Manual Testing
South East

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 33 (71.74%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (56.52%) Selenium
3 22 (47.83%) Automated Testing
4 20 (43.48%) Test Automation
5 19 (41.30%) C#
6 16 (34.78%) SQL
7 14 (30.43%) ISEB
8 13 (28.26%) Windows
8 13 (28.26%) QA
9 11 (23.91%) .NET
9 11 (23.91%) Microsoft
9 11 (23.91%) JMeter
10 10 (21.74%) Software Testing
11 9 (19.57%) Visual Studio
11 9 (19.57%) Mentoring
12 8 (17.39%) ISTQB
12 8 (17.39%) Test Management
12 8 (17.39%) Test Scripting
13 7 (15.22%) WebDriver
13 7 (15.22%) HP UFT
13 7 (15.22%) Finance
13 7 (15.22%) MVC
13 7 (15.22%) Scrum
13 7 (15.22%) REST
13 7 (15.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 6 (13.04%) Test Planning
14 6 (13.04%) Telecoms
14 6 (13.04%) CMS
14 6 (13.04%) JavaScript
14 6 (13.04%) Client/Server

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 6 (13.04%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 26 (56.52%) Selenium
2 11 (23.91%) JMeter
3 9 (19.57%) Visual Studio
4 7 (15.22%) HP UFT
4 7 (15.22%) WebDriver
5 6 (13.04%) NUnit
6 5 (10.87%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (6.52%) Cucumber
7 3 (6.52%) MSTest
7 3 (6.52%) SoapUI
8 2 (4.35%) NSubstitute
8 2 (4.35%) SpecFlow
9 1 (2.17%) Appium
9 1 (2.17%) Bugzilla
9 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
9 1 (2.17%) JIRA
General
1 7 (15.22%) Finance
2 6 (13.04%) Banking
2 6 (13.04%) Telecoms
3 4 (8.70%) Games
4 3 (6.52%) Publishing
5 1 (2.17%) Advertising
5 1 (2.17%) Law
5 1 (2.17%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 16 (34.78%) Tester
2 10 (21.74%) Analyst
2 10 (21.74%) Test Analyst
3 7 (15.22%) Developer
4 6 (13.04%) Software Tester
5 4 (8.70%) Automation Test Lead
5 4 (8.70%) C# Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Senior Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Test Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Test Leader
6 3 (6.52%) Automation Team Leader
6 3 (6.52%) Automation Tester
6 3 (6.52%) QA Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) QA Tester
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Test Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Team Leader
6 3 (6.52%) Test Team Leader
7 2 (4.35%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.91%) .NET
2 7 (15.22%) REST
3 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET
3 6 (13.04%) CSS
3 6 (13.04%) SOAP
4 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (10.87%) jQuery
5 4 (8.70%) Ajax
5 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 4 (8.70%) HTML
6 2 (4.35%) JSON
6 2 (4.35%) XML
6 2 (4.35%) XSL
7 1 (2.17%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.17%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (2.17%) LINQ
7 1 (2.17%) WCF
7 1 (2.17%) Web Services
7 1 (2.17%) WinForms
7 1 (2.17%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Client/Server
1 6 (13.04%) N-Tier
2 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.17%) iPad
3 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.26%) Windows
2 3 (6.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (71.74%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (47.83%) Automated Testing
3 20 (43.48%) Test Automation
4 10 (21.74%) Software Testing
5 9 (19.57%) Mentoring
6 8 (17.39%) Test Management
6 8 (17.39%) Test Scripting
7 7 (15.22%) MVC
7 7 (15.22%) Scrum
8 6 (13.04%) Content Management
8 6 (13.04%) Data Protection
8 6 (13.04%) TDD
8 6 (13.04%) Test Planning
8 6 (13.04%) Waterfall
8 6 (13.04%) Web Testing
9 5 (10.87%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (10.87%) Performance Testing
10 4 (8.70%) Automation Testing
10 4 (8.70%) Coaching
10 4 (8.70%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 19 (41.30%) C#
2 16 (34.78%) SQL
3 6 (13.04%) JavaScript
4 5 (10.87%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.17%) Python
5 1 (2.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (30.43%) ISEB
2 8 (17.39%) ISTQB
3 7 (15.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (13.04%) Degree
5 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (28.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (13.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (23.91%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.17%) Google
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum
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