The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 112 128 136
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +8
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 22 23 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.13% 0.94% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.34% 1.10% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 22 23 12
Median salary £30,500 £40,000 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.75% +20.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Manual Testing
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1645 2095 2035
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 84.62% 85.62% 84.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1411 1804 1667
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Hertfordshire region.

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Manual Testing
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Manual Testing Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Manual Testing
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manual Testing within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
Letchworth - 10 £30,500 -
Watford +19 4 £70,000 +93.10%
Royston -6 4 £42,500 -
Stevenage - 2 £30,000 -
Borehamwood +10 1 £27,500 -
Bishop's Stortford - 1 £30,000 -
Manual Testing
East of England

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 14 (53.85%) Oracle
1 14 (53.85%) SQL
1 14 (53.85%) JIRA
2 13 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 12 (46.15%) Automation Testing
4 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (38.46%) Windows
4 10 (38.46%) Linux
4 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
5 9 (34.62%) Automated Testing
6 8 (30.77%) QA
6 8 (30.77%) Scrum
6 8 (30.77%) Non-Functional Testing
7 7 (26.92%) Functional Testing
7 7 (26.92%) Finance
8 6 (23.08%) HP UFT
9 5 (19.23%) Subversion
9 5 (19.23%) Software Testing
9 5 (19.23%) Selenium
9 5 (19.23%) Test Automation
10 4 (15.38%) Jenkins
10 4 (15.38%) Ruby
10 4 (15.38%) Test Scripting
10 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (15.38%) HP
10 4 (15.38%) Web Services
11 3 (11.54%) ISEB
11 3 (11.54%) Test Management
11 3 (11.54%) V-Model
11 3 (11.54%) TDD

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 3 (11.54%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (53.85%) JIRA
2 6 (23.08%) HP UFT
3 5 (19.23%) Selenium
3 5 (19.23%) Subversion
4 4 (15.38%) Jenkins
5 3 (11.54%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.85%) Appium
6 1 (3.85%) Calabash
6 1 (3.85%) FitNesse
6 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
6 1 (3.85%) LabVIEW
6 1 (3.85%) LoadRunner
6 1 (3.85%) Robot Framework
6 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Tester
2 14 (53.85%) Software Tester
3 12 (46.15%) Manual Tester
4 6 (23.08%) QA Engineer
5 5 (19.23%) QA Test Engineer
5 5 (19.23%) Software QA Engineer
5 5 (19.23%) Test Engineer
6 4 (15.38%) QA Automation Engineer
6 4 (15.38%) Software Test Engineer
6 4 (15.38%) Test Automation Engineer
7 3 (11.54%) Portfolio Manager
7 3 (11.54%) Portfolio Test Manager
7 3 (11.54%) Test Manager
8 2 (7.69%) Senior Tester
9 1 (3.85%) Analyst
9 1 (3.85%) QA Tester
9 1 (3.85%) Service Analyst
9 1 (3.85%) Team Leader
9 1 (3.85%) Technical Team Leader
9 1 (3.85%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) Web Services
2 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Linux
1 10 (38.46%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 12 (46.15%) Automation Testing
3 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (34.62%) Automated Testing
5 8 (30.77%) Non-Functional Testing
5 8 (30.77%) Scrum
6 7 (26.92%) Functional Testing
7 5 (19.23%) Software Testing
7 5 (19.23%) Test Automation
8 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (15.38%) Test Scripting
9 3 (11.54%) BDD
9 3 (11.54%) People Management
9 3 (11.54%) TDD
9 3 (11.54%) Test Management
9 3 (11.54%) V-Model
10 2 (7.69%) Defect Management
10 2 (7.69%) SDLC
10 2 (7.69%) Smoke Testing
10 2 (7.69%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) Ruby
3 2 (7.69%) Java
3 2 (7.69%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.85%) C
4 1 (3.85%) C++
4 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) ISEB
2 2 (7.69%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.85%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (30.77%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Oracle
2 4 (15.38%) HP
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