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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manual Testing
Rank 46 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 0.41% - 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% - 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £37,500 - £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+6.55% -1.61%
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
217 106 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 89.67% 82.17% 88.89%
Number of salaries quoted 175 94 104
Average salary £49,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.29% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Publishing
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Bugzilla
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) JMeter
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) CDMA
3 1 (33.33%) GSM
3 1 (33.33%) 3GPP
3 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (33.33%) SS7
3 1 (33.33%) SCCP
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) CppUnit
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) CDMA
1 1 (33.33%) GSM
1 1 (33.33%) 3GPP
1 1 (33.33%) SS7
1 1 (33.33%) SCCP
1 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
1 1 (33.33%) SIGTRAN
1 1 (33.33%) tcpdump
1 1 (33.33%) snoop
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) CppUnit
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) JMeter
2 1 (33.33%) Bugzilla
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Publishing
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Agile Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) ATDD
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) SAP
1 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (33.33%) Google