The first table below looks at the demand for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Leicestershire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manual Testing
Rank 84 74 71
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 7 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.74% 0.69% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 0.91% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 1
Average salary £32,500 £26,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.64% -23.18%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -3.03%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
815 552 514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 85.61% 76.56% 74.93%
Number of salaries quoted 678 475 457
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £49,910 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Manual Testing
East Midlands

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Manual Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Manual Testing
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manual Testing within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Lutterworth - 3 £32,500 -
Leicester -8 2 £37,500 +41.50%
Loughborough - 1 £30,000 -
Manual Testing
East Midlands

Manual Testing
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 9 (75.00%) SQL
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 6 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 4 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 4 (33.33%) Degree
3 4 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Vista
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (16.67%) ISEB
5 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 2 (16.67%) MS Office
5 2 (16.67%) QA
6 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
6 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
6 1 (8.33%) Change Management
6 1 (8.33%) Electronics
6 1 (8.33%) Automotive
6 1 (8.33%) Scrum
6 1 (8.33%) XML
6 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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.

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
General
1 1 (8.33%) Electronics
1 1 (8.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Tester
2 5 (41.67%) Test Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Software Tester
4 1 (8.33%) QA Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Junior
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) QA Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Tester
4 1 (8.33%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Vista
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 6 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) ISEB
3 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
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