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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 30 41 46
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +5
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 5 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 2.87% 1.05% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.05% 1.11% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 2
Median salary £40,000 £31,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% -34.21%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Manual Testing
London

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
164 180 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 94.25% 94.24% 87.21%
Number of salaries quoted 142 169 168
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
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 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 30 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 Kingston Upon Thames region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 7 (100.00%) Selenium
1 7 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (85.71%) QA
2 6 (85.71%) Automation Testing
2 6 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) .NET
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 5 (71.43%) JIRA
4 4 (57.14%) SoapUI
4 4 (57.14%) Web Testing
4 4 (57.14%) SQL
5 3 (42.86%) SDLC
5 3 (42.86%) Scrum
5 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
5 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (28.57%) WebDriver
6 2 (28.57%) Advertising
6 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
7 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
7 1 (14.29%) Project Management
7 1 (14.29%) Finance
7 1 (14.29%) MSTest
7 1 (14.29%) System Testing
7 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
7 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
7 1 (14.29%) Defect Management
7 1 (14.29%) Case Management

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Selenium
1 7 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (71.43%) JIRA
3 4 (57.14%) SoapUI
4 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
4 2 (28.57%) WebDriver
5 1 (14.29%) MSTest
General
1 2 (28.57%) Advertising
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Analyst
1 7 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 6 (85.71%) QA Analyst
2 6 (85.71%) QA Test Analyst
3 4 (57.14%) QA Engineer
3 4 (57.14%) QA Test Engineer
3 4 (57.14%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Analyst
3 4 (57.14%) Test Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Automation Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Web Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) SDLC
3 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
4 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Case Management
5 1 (14.29%) Defect Management
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
5 1 (14.29%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago