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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manual Testing
Rank 71 85 73
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -12
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 3 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.42% 0.73% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.89% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 6
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £23,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +61.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £28,750 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £37,500 £30,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
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
547 677 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 76.29% 82.46% 82.35%
Number of salaries quoted 433 568 529
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 January 2015. 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
Loughborough - 2 £31,250 -
Manual Testing
East Midlands

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) Automated Testing
3 8 (47.06%) SAP
4 7 (41.18%) Software Testing
4 7 (41.18%) Test Scripting
5 6 (35.29%) ISEB
5 6 (35.29%) Windows
6 5 (29.41%) SQL
6 5 (29.41%) V-Model
7 4 (23.53%) Waterfall
7 4 (23.53%) Automation Testing
7 4 (23.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (23.53%) QA
7 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (23.53%) Retail
7 4 (23.53%) Logistics
8 2 (11.76%) Test Strategy
8 2 (11.76%) Degree
9 1 (5.88%) TDD
9 1 (5.88%) Scrum
9 1 (5.88%) Web Services
9 1 (5.88%) Regression Testing
9 1 (5.88%) .NET
9 1 (5.88%) C
9 1 (5.88%) C#
9 1 (5.88%) C++
9 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
9 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
9 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
9 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (5.88%) MS Excel
General
1 4 (23.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
1 6 (35.29%) Test Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Test Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) SAP Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) SAP Test Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Test Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Tester
4 3 (17.65%) Test Leader
5 2 (11.76%) Senior SAP Test Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Software Tester
6 1 (5.88%) Software Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Tester
6 1 (5.88%) QA Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) QA Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Lead Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Web Services
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) Automated Testing
3 7 (41.18%) Software Testing
3 7 (41.18%) Test Scripting
4 5 (29.41%) V-Model
5 4 (23.53%) Waterfall
5 4 (23.53%) Automation Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (23.53%) Logistics
6 2 (11.76%) Test Strategy
7 1 (5.88%) TDD
7 1 (5.88%) Scrum
7 1 (5.88%) Regression Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.88%) System Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) C
2 1 (5.88%) C#
2 1 (5.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) ISEB
2 4 (23.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) SAP
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
Leicestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago