The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manual Testing
London / Kingston Upon Thames
Rank 18 41 36
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -5
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 10 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 8.85% 0.96% 2.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.80% 1.01% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 5
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
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 Kingston Upon Thames region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
102 198 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 90.27% 94.74% 94.87%
Number of salaries quoted 96 184 178
Median salary £47,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.58% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £64,000 £58,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

The demand trend of job ads across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 Kingston Upon Thames

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 19 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 Kingston Upon Thames region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 15 (93.75%) Selenium
2 14 (87.50%) SQL
2 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 14 (87.50%) .NET
2 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
3 12 (75.00%) C#
3 12 (75.00%) QA
3 12 (75.00%) SoapUI
4 11 (68.75%) Web Testing
5 10 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (43.75%) Automation Testing
7 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (25.00%) Test Scripting
8 4 (25.00%) System Testing
8 4 (25.00%) Test Strategy
8 4 (25.00%) Scrum
8 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
9 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
9 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
9 3 (18.75%) Client/Server
9 3 (18.75%) SOA
9 3 (18.75%) Project Management
9 3 (18.75%) Finance
9 3 (18.75%) Case Management
9 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (18.75%) SDLC
9 3 (18.75%) Defect Management
9 3 (18.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (18.75%) MSTest
9 3 (18.75%) Risk Analysis

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames 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 1 (6.25%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (93.75%) Selenium
2 12 (75.00%) SoapUI
3 10 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
5 3 (18.75%) JIRA
5 3 (18.75%) MSTest
6 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
6 1 (6.25%) FitNesse
6 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Analyst
1 15 (93.75%) Test Analyst
2 11 (68.75%) QA Analyst
2 11 (68.75%) QA Test Analyst
3 9 (56.25%) QA Engineer
4 8 (50.00%) QA Test Engineer
4 8 (50.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 8 (50.00%) SQL Analyst
4 8 (50.00%) Test Engineer
5 4 (25.00%) Tester
6 3 (18.75%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (18.75%) Systems Test Analyst
6 3 (18.75%) Systems Tester
7 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) .NET
2 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.25%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (18.75%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Web Testing
2 7 (43.75%) Automation Testing
3 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) Scrum
4 4 (25.00%) System Testing
4 4 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 4 (25.00%) Test Strategy
5 3 (18.75%) Case Management
5 3 (18.75%) Defect Management
5 3 (18.75%) Project Management
5 3 (18.75%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (18.75%) SDLC
5 3 (18.75%) SOA
5 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
6 1 (6.25%) B2B
6 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
6 1 (6.25%) ITIL
6 1 (6.25%) Load Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) SQL
2 12 (75.00%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
3 1 (6.25%) C++
3 1 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) ISTQB
1 3 (18.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (6.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (75.00%) QA
2 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago