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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 166 179 160
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -19
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 24 20 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.73% 0.52% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 0.62% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 22 20 15
Average salary £40,500 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.95% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,200 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,250 £42,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
2800 3210 2719
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 84.62% 82.75% 81.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2462 2748 2218
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 8 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manual Testing within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Aldershot - 7 £62,500 -
Fareham - 6 £32,500 -
Portsmouth - 3 £27,500 -
Winchester -5 2 £42,500 - 4
Eastleigh - 2 - - 1
Manual Testing
South East

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hampshire region citing Manual Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Manual Testing.

1 64 (77.11%) Automated Testing
2 59 (71.08%) C#
3 55 (66.27%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (55.42%) Selenium
5 39 (46.99%) Test Automation
6 31 (37.35%) Windows
7 27 (32.53%) .NET
8 25 (30.12%) HP UFT
9 24 (28.92%) JMeter
9 24 (28.92%) WebDriver
9 24 (28.92%) QA
9 24 (28.92%) NUnit
10 21 (25.30%) HP Quality Center
11 20 (24.10%) SoapUI
11 20 (24.10%) Team Foundation Server
11 20 (24.10%) Visual Studio
11 20 (24.10%) ASP.NET
12 19 (22.89%) MVC
12 19 (22.89%) ASP.NET MVC
12 19 (22.89%) Git (software)
12 19 (22.89%) Continuous Delivery
13 18 (21.69%) WCF
13 18 (21.69%) .NET Framework
13 18 (21.69%) RESTful
13 18 (21.69%) Microsoft Azure
13 18 (21.69%) Unit Testing
13 18 (21.69%) Entity Framework
13 18 (21.69%) ISEB
14 17 (20.48%) ISTQB
15 16 (19.28%) HTML

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hampshire region citing Manual Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Manual Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.20%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (21.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.05%) Network Security
2 6 (7.23%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.61%) MySQL
3 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 46 (55.42%) Selenium
2 25 (30.12%) HP UFT
3 24 (28.92%) JMeter
3 24 (28.92%) NUnit
3 24 (28.92%) WebDriver
4 20 (24.10%) SoapUI
4 20 (24.10%) Team Foundation Server
4 20 (24.10%) Visual Studio
5 19 (22.89%) Git (software)
6 14 (16.87%) JUnit
6 14 (16.87%) TestNG
7 10 (12.05%) Bower
7 10 (12.05%) Grunt
7 10 (12.05%) gulp
7 10 (12.05%) Jasmine
8 8 (9.64%) Bugzilla
8 8 (9.64%) Moq
9 7 (8.43%) Ranorex
9 7 (8.43%) Testopia
10 4 (4.82%) MSTest
General
1 6 (7.23%) Finance
2 5 (6.02%) Publishing
3 4 (4.82%) Banking
4 2 (2.41%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.20%) Games
5 1 (1.20%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 19 (22.89%) Team Leader
1 19 (22.89%) Test Team Leader
2 18 (21.69%) Developer
3 13 (15.66%) Test Engineer
4 12 (14.46%) Analyst
4 12 (14.46%) Test Analyst
5 10 (12.05%) Web Developer
6 9 (10.84%) C# Developer
6 9 (10.84%) Test Manager
7 8 (9.64%) C# Software Developer
7 8 (9.64%) Software Developer
8 6 (7.23%) Senior Test Engineer
8 6 (7.23%) Tester
9 5 (6.02%) Automation Team Leader
9 5 (6.02%) Automation Test Lead
9 5 (6.02%) Test Leader
10 4 (4.82%) Automation Engineer
10 4 (4.82%) Junior
10 4 (4.82%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (4.82%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (32.53%) .NET
2 20 (24.10%) ASP.NET
3 19 (22.89%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (21.69%) .NET Framework
4 18 (21.69%) Entity Framework
4 18 (21.69%) RESTful
4 18 (21.69%) WCF
5 16 (19.28%) HTML
6 10 (12.05%) AngularJS
6 10 (12.05%) CSS
6 10 (12.05%) HTML5
7 6 (7.23%) CGI
8 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (1.20%) REST
8 1 (1.20%) SOAP
8 1 (1.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.07%) Client/Server
1 15 (18.07%) N-Tier
2 6 (7.23%) Replication
3 2 (2.41%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.20%) IVR
4 1 (1.20%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.20%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 31 (37.35%) Windows
2 8 (9.64%) Windows Server
3 5 (6.02%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (77.11%) Automated Testing
2 55 (66.27%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (46.99%) Test Automation
4 19 (22.89%) Continuous Delivery
4 19 (22.89%) MVC
5 18 (21.69%) Unit Testing
6 16 (19.28%) Mentoring
6 16 (19.28%) Test Planning
7 15 (18.07%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 15 (18.07%) Software Testing
7 15 (18.07%) Test Strategy
8 14 (16.87%) Test Management
9 13 (15.66%) Waterfall
10 10 (12.05%) Defect Management
10 10 (12.05%) Test Scripting
10 10 (12.05%) Web Development
11 9 (10.84%) V-Model
12 8 (9.64%) Regression Testing
12 8 (9.64%) SDLC
13 7 (8.43%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (71.08%) C#
2 13 (15.66%) SQL
3 10 (12.05%) JavaScript
4 7 (8.43%) Java
5 1 (1.20%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (21.69%) ISEB
2 17 (20.48%) ISTQB
3 7 (8.43%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 3 (3.61%) Degree
5 2 (2.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (28.92%) QA
Systems Management
1 21 (25.30%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (16.87%) HP
2 11 (13.25%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.82%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (4.82%) VMware
4 2 (2.41%) SAP
4 2 (2.41%) T-Plan
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Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: good salary + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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