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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manual Testing
Rank 39 42 31
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 2 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 1.06% 0.95% 3.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 1.11% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 5
Average salary £31,250 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.21% +18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
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
172 180 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 91.49% 85.31% 86.06%
Number of salaries quoted 161 158 131
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Kingston Upon Thames region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Kingston Upon Thames region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Manual Testing Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

Manual Testing
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 8 (88.89%) QA
2 7 (77.78%) Automated Testing
3 6 (66.67%) Python
3 6 (66.67%) Regression Testing
3 6 (66.67%) LAMP
3 6 (66.67%) Java
3 6 (66.67%) PHP
3 6 (66.67%) JBehave
3 6 (66.67%) Cucumber
3 6 (66.67%) BDD
3 6 (66.67%) Behat
3 6 (66.67%) Mobile App
4 5 (55.56%) TDD
5 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
6 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
7 1 (11.11%) System Testing
7 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (11.11%) Web Testing
7 1 (11.11%) SaaS
7 1 (11.11%) Agile Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
7 1 (11.11%) SQL
7 1 (11.11%) XML
7 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Degree
7 1 (11.11%) Finance

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) JBehave
1 6 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 6 (66.67%) Behat
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Tester
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Graduate Software Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Graduate
3 1 (11.11%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) LAMP
2 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Automated Testing
2 6 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 6 (66.67%) BDD
3 5 (55.56%) TDD
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
6 1 (11.11%) System Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Web Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
6 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Python
1 6 (66.67%) Java
1 6 (66.67%) PHP
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (88.89%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago