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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 37 65 48
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -17
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 14 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 4.01% 0.21% 1.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.61% 0.26% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 5
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
304 385 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 87.11% 82.44% 84.19%
Number of salaries quoted 285 347 191
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 Ipswich

The demand trend of job ads across the Ipswich 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 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 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 31 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 16 (88.89%) ISEB
2 13 (72.22%) Automation Testing
3 12 (66.67%) ISTQB
4 10 (55.56%) QA
4 10 (55.56%) Software Testing
4 10 (55.56%) Test Scripting
5 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (38.89%) Web Testing
6 7 (38.89%) SDLC
7 6 (33.33%) Java
7 6 (33.33%) SQL
7 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 6 (33.33%) Automated Testing
8 5 (27.78%) C#
8 5 (27.78%) Games
8 5 (27.78%) Online Games
9 4 (22.22%) Selenium
9 4 (22.22%) Test Management
9 4 (22.22%) Compatibility Testing
9 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
9 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
9 4 (22.22%) JIRA
10 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (11.11%) Functional Testing
11 2 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
11 2 (11.11%) System Testing
11 2 (11.11%) V-Model
11 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
11 2 (11.11%) Computer Science

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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:

Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) JIRA
1 4 (22.22%) Selenium
2 1 (5.56%) Hudson
General
1 5 (27.78%) Games
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Tester
2 12 (66.67%) Software Tester
3 7 (38.89%) Analyst
3 7 (38.89%) Test Analyst
4 6 (33.33%) Manual Tester
4 6 (33.33%) QA Tester
4 6 (33.33%) Software QA Tester
5 5 (27.78%) Automation Test Analyst
5 5 (27.78%) Automation Tester
5 5 (27.78%) Manual Test Analyst
5 5 (27.78%) QA Analyst
5 5 (27.78%) QA Automation Analyst
5 5 (27.78%) QA Automation Tester
5 5 (27.78%) QA Manual Tester
5 5 (27.78%) QA Test Analyst
5 5 (27.78%) Software Analyst
5 5 (27.78%) Software Test Analyst
6 4 (22.22%) Graduate
7 3 (16.67%) Graduate Tester
8 2 (11.11%) Graduate Software Tester
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Online Games
2 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Automation Testing
2 10 (55.56%) Software Testing
2 10 (55.56%) Test Scripting
3 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (38.89%) SDLC
4 7 (38.89%) Web Testing
5 6 (33.33%) Automated Testing
6 4 (22.22%) Compatibility Testing
6 4 (22.22%) Test Management
7 2 (11.11%) Functional Testing
7 2 (11.11%) ITIL
7 2 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Regression Testing
7 2 (11.11%) System Testing
7 2 (11.11%) V-Model
7 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
8 1 (5.56%) Android Development
8 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (5.56%) Performance Testing
8 1 (5.56%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) Java
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) C#
Qualifications
1 16 (88.89%) ISEB
2 12 (66.67%) ISTQB
3 2 (11.11%) Degree
3 2 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (55.56%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
Ipswich, Suffolk
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Salary: £27000.00 - £33800.00 per annum
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