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

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 165 146 173
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +27
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 19 47 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.58% 1.26% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 1.48% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 16 39 21
Median salary £35,000 £41,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.15% +17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £30,450 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £48,250 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
2762 3174 3327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 84.41% 84.75% 83.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2407 2586 2835
Median salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.49% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £60,000 £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 29 May 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 May 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
Farnborough +3 6 £37,500 +25.00%
Winchester +17 5 £45,000 -
Eastleigh - 3 - -
Portsmouth - 3 £25,000 -
Andover - 2 £35,000 -
Manual Testing
South East

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 30 (63.83%) Automated Testing
2 29 (61.70%) C#
2 29 (61.70%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (57.45%) Test Automation
4 24 (51.06%) Selenium
5 21 (44.68%) QA
6 19 (40.43%) SQL
7 15 (31.91%) Software Testing
8 14 (29.79%) Waterfall
9 13 (27.66%) Windows
9 13 (27.66%) .NET
9 13 (27.66%) Test Strategy
9 13 (27.66%) Test Planning
10 12 (25.53%) ISTQB
10 12 (25.53%) ISEB
10 12 (25.53%) HP UFT
11 10 (21.28%) Regression Testing
11 10 (21.28%) HP Quality Center
12 9 (19.15%) V-Model
13 8 (17.02%) Finance
13 8 (17.02%) HTML
13 8 (17.02%) Test Scripting
13 8 (17.02%) SDLC
13 8 (17.02%) Defect Management
14 7 (14.89%) Testopia
14 7 (14.89%) Ranorex
14 7 (14.89%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 7 (14.89%) WebDriver
14 7 (14.89%) Risk Analysis
14 7 (14.89%) Java

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 5 (10.64%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) MySQL
1 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 24 (51.06%) Selenium
2 12 (25.53%) HP UFT
3 7 (14.89%) Bugzilla
3 7 (14.89%) Ranorex
3 7 (14.89%) Testopia
3 7 (14.89%) WebDriver
4 6 (12.77%) JMeter
4 6 (12.77%) NUnit
5 5 (10.64%) SoapUI
6 3 (6.38%) MSTest
7 2 (4.26%) Cucumber
7 2 (4.26%) Selenium IDE
7 2 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (4.26%) Toad
7 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio
8 1 (2.13%) NSubstitute
8 1 (2.13%) SpecFlow
General
1 8 (17.02%) Finance
2 6 (12.77%) Banking
2 6 (12.77%) Telecoms
3 4 (8.51%) Publishing
4 3 (6.38%) Games
5 1 (2.13%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 14 (29.79%) Tester
2 9 (19.15%) Test Manager
3 8 (17.02%) Analyst
3 8 (17.02%) Test Analyst
4 6 (12.77%) Software Tester
5 4 (8.51%) Automation Test Lead
5 4 (8.51%) Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Senior Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Test Leader
6 3 (6.38%) Automation Team Leader
6 3 (6.38%) Development Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Software Development Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Team Leader
6 3 (6.38%) Test Team Leader
7 2 (4.26%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.26%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.26%) QA Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) QA Tester
7 2 (4.26%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (27.66%) .NET
2 8 (17.02%) HTML
3 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET
4 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (8.51%) CSS
4 4 (8.51%) jQuery
5 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (4.26%) Ajax
6 2 (4.26%) JSON
6 2 (4.26%) Web Services
6 2 (4.26%) XML
6 2 (4.26%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Client/Server
1 5 (10.64%) N-Tier
2 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (27.66%) Windows
2 2 (4.26%) Linux
2 2 (4.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (63.83%) Automated Testing
2 29 (61.70%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (57.45%) Test Automation
4 15 (31.91%) Software Testing
5 14 (29.79%) Waterfall
6 13 (27.66%) Test Planning
6 13 (27.66%) Test Strategy
7 10 (21.28%) Regression Testing
8 9 (19.15%) V-Model
9 8 (17.02%) Defect Management
9 8 (17.02%) SDLC
9 8 (17.02%) Test Scripting
10 7 (14.89%) Continuous Delivery
10 7 (14.89%) Project Management
10 7 (14.89%) Risk Analysis
10 7 (14.89%) RUP
11 6 (12.77%) Mentoring
11 6 (12.77%) MVC
11 6 (12.77%) Web Testing
12 5 (10.64%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (61.70%) C#
2 19 (40.43%) SQL
3 7 (14.89%) Java
4 4 (8.51%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.51%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (25.53%) ISEB
1 12 (25.53%) ISTQB
2 7 (14.89%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 3 (6.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (44.68%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (21.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.26%) SAP
2 2 (4.26%) T-Plan
Southampton, Hampshire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 43k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Game Retail Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago