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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manual Testing
South East / Hampshire
Rank 110 158 175
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +17
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 49 26 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.72% 0.78% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 0.91% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 32 24 25
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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
2451 2855 3225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 86.12% 86.15% 83.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2052 2521 2780
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 £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £66,000 £62,500
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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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
Fareham +13 13 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Portsmouth +4 9 £35,000 +27.27% 2
Farnborough - 6 £50,000 -
Southampton - 5 £36,500 - 1
Basingstoke - 2 £37,500 -
Eastleigh -2 1 - -
Andover - 1 £36,500 -
Manual Testing
South East

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 75 (71.43%) Automated Testing
2 70 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (46.67%) Selenium
4 48 (45.71%) Java
5 44 (41.90%) Test Automation
6 34 (32.38%) Degree
7 32 (30.48%) Software Testing
8 30 (28.57%) Automation Testing
9 29 (27.62%) Scrum
10 26 (24.76%) ISTQB
11 24 (22.86%) TDD
11 24 (22.86%) Web Services
12 23 (21.90%) C#
12 23 (21.90%) JIRA
13 22 (20.95%) Software Engineering
13 22 (20.95%) User Acceptance Testing
13 22 (20.95%) Unit Testing
14 20 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
14 20 (19.05%) SoapUI
14 20 (19.05%) ITIL
14 20 (19.05%) Linux
15 19 (18.10%) QA
16 16 (15.24%) JMeter
16 16 (15.24%) SQL
16 16 (15.24%) Mentoring
16 16 (15.24%) SDLC
17 15 (14.29%) User Stories
17 15 (14.29%) Computer Science
17 15 (14.29%) WebDriver
17 15 (14.29%) BDD

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 12 (11.43%) JBoss
2 11 (10.48%) Confluence
2 11 (10.48%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 11 (10.48%) MS Project
3 1 (0.95%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (5.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (3.81%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.57%) SaaS
2 4 (3.81%) GitHub
3 2 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.71%) ATM
2 2 (1.90%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.71%) Relational Database
2 5 (4.76%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.81%) MySQL
3 4 (3.81%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 49 (46.67%) Selenium
2 23 (21.90%) JIRA
3 20 (19.05%) SoapUI
4 16 (15.24%) JMeter
5 15 (14.29%) WebDriver
6 13 (12.38%) Ant
6 13 (12.38%) Cucumber
6 13 (12.38%) Maven
7 12 (11.43%) Subversion
8 11 (10.48%) HP UFT
8 11 (10.48%) LoadRunner
9 10 (9.52%) Eclipse
9 10 (9.52%) IntelliJ
9 10 (9.52%) Visual Studio
10 9 (8.57%) Gradle
10 9 (8.57%) JIRA Agile
10 9 (8.57%) Redmine
11 7 (6.67%) Zephyr
12 5 (4.76%) LoadUI
12 5 (4.76%) Robot Framework
General
1 15 (14.29%) Finance
2 14 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 11 (10.48%) Manufacturing
4 7 (6.67%) Electronics
5 6 (5.71%) Marketing
6 2 (1.90%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.95%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (20.95%) Developer
2 18 (17.14%) Analyst
3 17 (16.19%) Test Engineer
4 16 (15.24%) Test Analyst
5 14 (13.33%) Test Manager
6 13 (12.38%) Integration Engineer
6 13 (12.38%) System Verification Engineer
6 13 (12.38%) Systems Engineer
6 13 (12.38%) Systems Integration Engineer
6 13 (12.38%) Verification Engineer
7 11 (10.48%) Senior Developer
8 10 (9.52%) Software Engineer
9 9 (8.57%) QA Engineer
10 8 (7.62%) Senior Software Engineer
11 7 (6.67%) Quality Engineer
11 7 (6.67%) Software QA Engineer
11 7 (6.67%) Software Quality Engineer
11 7 (6.67%) Test Automation Developer
12 6 (5.71%) Software Test Analyst
12 6 (5.71%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (22.86%) Web Services
2 15 (14.29%) SOAP
2 15 (14.29%) XML
3 14 (13.33%) HTML
4 13 (12.38%) CSS
4 13 (12.38%) J2EE
4 13 (12.38%) REST
5 9 (8.57%) JAXB
6 7 (6.67%) .NET
6 7 (6.67%) JMS
7 6 (5.71%) XSL
8 5 (4.76%) ASP.NET
9 4 (3.81%) Ajax
9 4 (3.81%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (3.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 4 (3.81%) jQuery
9 4 (3.81%) JSON
10 2 (1.90%) Gherkin
10 2 (1.90%) Middleware
11 1 (0.95%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.81%) Blog
2 4 (3.81%) Wiki
3 3 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.95%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (0.95%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 20 (19.05%) Linux
2 12 (11.43%) Windows
3 9 (8.57%) Solaris
4 6 (5.71%) Unix
5 5 (4.76%) Android
5 5 (4.76%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.90%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (71.43%) Automated Testing
2 70 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (41.90%) Test Automation
4 32 (30.48%) Software Testing
5 30 (28.57%) Automation Testing
6 29 (27.62%) Scrum
7 24 (22.86%) TDD
8 22 (20.95%) Software Engineering
8 22 (20.95%) Unit Testing
8 22 (20.95%) User Acceptance Testing
9 20 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
9 20 (19.05%) ITIL
10 16 (15.24%) Mentoring
10 16 (15.24%) SDLC
11 15 (14.29%) BDD
11 15 (14.29%) User Stories
12 14 (13.33%) Test Planning
13 13 (12.38%) Regression Testing
13 13 (12.38%) Test Strategy
14 11 (10.48%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 48 (45.71%) Java
2 23 (21.90%) C#
3 16 (15.24%) SQL
4 14 (13.33%) Python
5 13 (12.38%) JavaScript
6 12 (11.43%) C
7 8 (7.62%) Perl
8 6 (5.71%) C++
8 6 (5.71%) Tcl
8 6 (5.71%) T-SQL
9 5 (4.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 34 (32.38%) Degree
2 26 (24.76%) ISTQB
3 13 (12.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 11 (10.48%) Security Cleared
5 6 (5.71%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (1.90%) ISEB
6 2 (1.90%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.95%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (18.10%) QA
2 4 (3.81%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 12 (11.43%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.48%) Oracle
3 10 (9.52%) HP
4 9 (8.57%) Remedy
5 8 (7.62%) SAP
6 4 (3.81%) CA Agile Central
7 2 (1.90%) F5
7 2 (1.90%) T-Plan
8 1 (0.95%) Xamarin
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