The table below looks at the statistics 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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 62 73 93
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +20
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 13 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.82% 0.28% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 0.35% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 8
Average salary £45,000 £31,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Manual Testing
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicestershire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
624 564 738
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 87.15% 79.55% 86.93%
Number of salaries quoted 531 442 621
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Manual Testing Salary Histogram 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 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester - 3 £45,000 - 1
Manual Testing
East Midlands

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 27 (87.10%) Automated Testing
2 22 (70.97%) Selenium
3 21 (67.74%) SAP
4 20 (64.52%) HP UFT
4 20 (64.52%) Finance
4 20 (64.52%) SDLC
5 19 (61.29%) Regression Testing
5 19 (61.29%) V-Model
5 19 (61.29%) Waterfall
6 18 (58.06%) User Acceptance Testing
6 18 (58.06%) Integration Testing
6 18 (58.06%) NUnit
6 18 (58.06%) System Integration Testing
7 8 (25.81%) QA
8 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (19.35%) ISEB
10 5 (16.13%) ISTQB
11 4 (12.90%) Test Scripting
11 4 (12.90%) System Testing
11 4 (12.90%) Test Strategy
11 4 (12.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (12.90%) Line Management
11 4 (12.90%) Mentoring
12 3 (9.68%) Automation Testing
12 3 (9.68%) Software Testing
13 2 (6.45%) Penetration Testing
13 2 (6.45%) Retail
13 2 (6.45%) Ranorex
13 2 (6.45%) Test Planning

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 22 (70.97%) Selenium
2 20 (64.52%) HP UFT
3 18 (58.06%) NUnit
4 4 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (6.45%) Ranorex
6 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
General
1 20 (64.52%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 23 (74.19%) Analyst
1 23 (74.19%) Test Analyst
2 18 (58.06%) Integration Analyst
2 18 (58.06%) Integration Test Analyst
2 18 (58.06%) SAP Analyst
2 18 (58.06%) SAP Test Analyst
2 18 (58.06%) Systems Integration Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Junior
3 4 (12.90%) QA Leader
3 4 (12.90%) Test Leader
3 4 (12.90%) Tester
4 3 (9.68%) Junior Penetration Tester
4 3 (9.68%) Junior Tester
4 3 (9.68%) QA Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) QA Test Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) QA Test Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Quality Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Software QA Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Software Tester
5 2 (6.45%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) Gherkin
1 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 2 (6.45%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (87.10%) Automated Testing
2 20 (64.52%) SDLC
3 19 (61.29%) Regression Testing
3 19 (61.29%) V-Model
3 19 (61.29%) Waterfall
4 18 (58.06%) Integration Testing
4 18 (58.06%) System Integration Testing
4 18 (58.06%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (12.90%) Line Management
6 4 (12.90%) Mentoring
6 4 (12.90%) System Testing
6 4 (12.90%) Test Scripting
6 4 (12.90%) Test Strategy
7 3 (9.68%) Automation Testing
7 3 (9.68%) Software Testing
8 2 (6.45%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (6.45%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (6.45%) Test Planning
9 1 (3.23%) Black-Box Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) C#
1 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) ISEB
2 5 (16.13%) ISTQB
3 4 (12.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (6.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.81%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (67.74%) SAP
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
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