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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 128 124 165
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +41
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 52 66 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.62% 1.80% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.91% 2.08% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 47 61 44
Median salary £33,500 £42,500 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.17% +8.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,500 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £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
2716 3173 3400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 84.40% 86.72% 84.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2388 2685 2816
Median salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £61,429
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 26 September 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 26 September 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
Winchester -4 11 £30,000 -26.38% 1
Basingstoke -6 11 £33,500 +48.88%
Fareham +4 4 £32,500 - 1
Portsmouth +8 3 £27,500 - 2
Andover - 3 £40,000 - 1
Southampton -34 2 £26,250 -38.23%
Farnborough - 2 £42,000 - 1
Eastleigh +13 1 £40,000 - 1
Manual Testing
South East

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 49 (66.22%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (47.30%) Test Automation
3 33 (44.59%) Automated Testing
3 33 (44.59%) Selenium
4 27 (36.49%) C#
4 27 (36.49%) ISEB
5 22 (29.73%) Microsoft
5 22 (29.73%) SQL
5 22 (29.73%) Scrum
6 21 (28.38%) Test Scripting
7 18 (24.32%) QA
7 18 (24.32%) .NET
7 18 (24.32%) Visual Studio
8 16 (21.62%) JMeter
8 16 (21.62%) Degree
8 16 (21.62%) Software Testing
9 15 (20.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 14 (18.92%) Mentoring
11 13 (17.57%) REST
11 13 (17.57%) Team Foundation Server
12 12 (16.22%) SOAP
12 12 (16.22%) Data Protection
13 11 (14.86%) Automation Testing
13 11 (14.86%) Windows
14 10 (13.51%) CSS
14 10 (13.51%) JavaScript
14 10 (13.51%) TDD
14 10 (13.51%) ISTQB
14 10 (13.51%) Test Management
15 9 (12.16%) jQuery

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 (8.11%) CMS
2 1 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (6.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.76%) SaaS
2 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.05%) Firewall
2 2 (2.70%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.11%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.05%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (2.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 33 (44.59%) Selenium
2 18 (24.32%) Visual Studio
3 16 (21.62%) JMeter
4 13 (17.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (9.46%) HP UFT
6 6 (8.11%) WebDriver
7 5 (6.76%) Cucumber
7 5 (6.76%) SoapUI
8 4 (5.41%) NUnit
9 2 (2.70%) JIRA
9 2 (2.70%) MSTest
9 2 (2.70%) NSubstitute
9 2 (2.70%) Robot Framework
9 2 (2.70%) Selenium IDE
9 2 (2.70%) SpecFlow
9 2 (2.70%) Toad
10 1 (1.35%) Appium
10 1 (1.35%) Bugzilla
10 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (10.81%) Telecoms
2 7 (9.46%) Finance
3 3 (4.05%) Banking
4 2 (2.70%) Advertising
4 2 (2.70%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.70%) Games
4 2 (2.70%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.70%) Publishing
5 1 (1.35%) Law
Job Titles
1 23 (31.08%) Analyst
1 23 (31.08%) Test Analyst
1 23 (31.08%) Tester
2 16 (21.62%) Software Tester
3 13 (17.57%) Developer
4 7 (9.46%) QA Tester
4 7 (9.46%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (9.46%) Senior Developer
4 7 (9.46%) Senior Test Analyst
4 7 (9.46%) Software Analyst
4 7 (9.46%) Software Test Analyst
5 6 (8.11%) C# Developer
5 6 (8.11%) Test Engineer
6 4 (5.41%) Automation Test Lead
6 4 (5.41%) Test Leader
6 4 (5.41%) Test Manager
7 3 (4.05%) Automation Team Leader
7 3 (4.05%) Automation Tester
7 3 (4.05%) IT Analyst
7 3 (4.05%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (24.32%) .NET
2 13 (17.57%) REST
3 12 (16.22%) SOAP
4 10 (13.51%) CSS
5 9 (12.16%) HTML
5 9 (12.16%) jQuery
6 8 (10.81%) Ajax
7 7 (9.46%) ASP.NET
7 7 (9.46%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (9.46%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 6 (8.11%) XML
9 5 (6.76%) JSON
9 5 (6.76%) XSL
10 2 (2.70%) .NET Framework
10 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 2 (2.70%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (2.70%) LINQ
10 2 (2.70%) WCF
10 2 (2.70%) WinForms
10 2 (2.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.11%) Client/Server
1 6 (8.11%) N-Tier
2 3 (4.05%) Blog
2 3 (4.05%) Wiki
3 2 (2.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.35%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.35%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.86%) Windows
2 4 (5.41%) Linux
3 2 (2.70%) Unix
3 2 (2.70%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.35%) Android
4 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (66.22%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (47.30%) Test Automation
3 33 (44.59%) Automated Testing
4 22 (29.73%) Scrum
5 21 (28.38%) Test Scripting
6 16 (21.62%) Software Testing
7 14 (18.92%) Mentoring
8 12 (16.22%) Data Protection
9 11 (14.86%) Automation Testing
10 10 (13.51%) TDD
10 10 (13.51%) Test Management
11 9 (12.16%) MVC
12 8 (10.81%) Functional Testing
12 8 (10.81%) Performance Testing
13 7 (9.46%) Test Strategy
14 6 (8.11%) Content Management
14 6 (8.11%) Waterfall
15 5 (6.76%) Regression Testing
16 4 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
16 4 (5.41%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 27 (36.49%) C#
2 22 (29.73%) SQL
3 10 (13.51%) JavaScript
4 9 (12.16%) T-SQL
5 4 (5.41%) Java
6 3 (4.05%) Python
7 2 (2.70%) C
7 2 (2.70%) C++
7 2 (2.70%) Perl
7 2 (2.70%) Tcl
8 1 (1.35%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 27 (36.49%) ISEB
2 16 (21.62%) Degree
3 15 (20.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 10 (13.51%) ISTQB
5 5 (6.76%) SC Cleared
5 5 (6.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (24.32%) QA
2 3 (4.05%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (9.46%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (29.73%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.70%) SAP
2 2 (2.70%) T-Plan
3 1 (1.35%) Google
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £29500 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + 10% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Eastleigh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Pension, Annual Bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Portsmouth
aap3
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + pension and healthcare
Posted: 10 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
ECS Recruitment Group Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary + BENS
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Portsmouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago