The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manual Testing
Rank - 46 -
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich - 0.34% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.43% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £27,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,000 £31,750
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -2.36%
Manual Testing
Suffolk

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
176 235 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 77.19% 80.48% 74.88%
Number of salaries quoted 154 216 280
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Ipswich region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Manual Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Ipswich

Manual Testing
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Test Management
2 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (40.00%) JIRA
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JMeter
3 1 (20.00%) Bugzilla
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (20.00%) LoadUI
3 1 (20.00%) Use Case
3 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) SoapUI

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (20.00%) LoadUI
2 1 (20.00%) JMeter
2 1 (20.00%) Bugzilla
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Automated Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Software Tester
3 1 (20.00%) QA Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (40.00%) Test Management
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
Ipswich
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Salary: £25000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago