The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 379 398 428
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +30
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 247 277 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.70% 0.64% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.72% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 217 249 228
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £58,250
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Manual Testing
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
31394 38339 38717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 88.98% 88.29% 86.20%
Number of salaries quoted 26577 32372 32690
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £38,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing Manual Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Manual Testing Jobs Demand Trend in London

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in London

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in London

Manual Testing
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the London region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Manual Testing Salary Histogram in London

Manual Testing
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manual Testing within the London region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +5 19 £61,500 +23.00% 3
Kingston Upon Thames - 6 £40,000 - 1
Uxbridge - 2 - - 1
Brentford +4 1 £62,500 +92.30%
Wimbledon +2 1 £62,500 +108.33%
Westminster - 1 £60,000 -
Paddington - 1 £39,000 -
Manual Testing
England

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT jobs citing Manual Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 360 (77.25%) QA
2 330 (70.82%) Agile Software Development
3 262 (56.22%) Selenium
4 155 (33.26%) Automated Testing
5 148 (31.76%) Java
6 146 (31.33%) Cucumber
7 136 (29.18%) Finance
8 134 (28.76%) BDD
9 121 (25.97%) Scrum
10 117 (25.11%) JIRA
11 110 (23.61%) C#
11 110 (23.61%) TDD
12 108 (23.18%) Software Testing
13 104 (22.32%) SQL
14 101 (21.67%) Test Automation
15 92 (19.74%) Automation Testing
16 91 (19.53%) Regression Testing
17 76 (16.31%) Mobile App
17 76 (16.31%) WebDriver
17 76 (16.31%) User Acceptance Testing
18 75 (16.09%) Android
19 74 (15.88%) Continuous Integration
20 71 (15.24%) .NET
20 71 (15.24%) Web Services
21 70 (15.02%) Defect Management
22 67 (14.38%) Functional Testing
23 66 (14.16%) Test Scripting
24 53 (11.37%) E-Commerce
24 53 (11.37%) Performance Testing
25 52 (11.16%) Apple iOS

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 40 (8.58%) Confluence
2 5 (1.07%) IIS
3 2 (0.43%) CMS
3 2 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (0.43%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.21%) GlassFish
4 1 (0.21%) JBoss
4 1 (0.21%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.21%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.21%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (3.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.86%) MS Office
2 4 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.21%) MS Project
3 1 (0.21%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (0.64%) Misys Midas
1 3 (0.64%) SAP hybris
2 2 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.43%) Global One
2 2 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.21%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.72%) SaaS
2 7 (1.50%) G Suite
2 7 (1.50%) Office 365
2 7 (1.50%) Slack
3 6 (1.29%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.86%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.64%) PaaS
6 2 (0.43%) GitHub
6 2 (0.43%) IaaS
7 1 (0.21%) Heroku
7 1 (0.21%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 40 (8.58%) HTTP
2 30 (6.44%) HTTPS
3 10 (2.15%) Internet
4 3 (0.64%) ATM
4 3 (0.64%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.43%) PuTTY
5 2 (0.43%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (5.36%) Big Data
2 19 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (3.65%) MySQL
4 16 (3.43%) SQL Server
5 11 (2.36%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.07%) DB2
7 4 (0.86%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.64%) HBase
8 3 (0.64%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.43%) EDRMS
9 2 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.43%) SQLPlus
10 1 (0.21%) OLAP
10 1 (0.21%) OLTP
10 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 262 (56.22%) Selenium
2 146 (31.33%) Cucumber
3 117 (25.11%) JIRA
4 76 (16.31%) WebDriver
5 50 (10.73%) Appium
6 48 (10.30%) SoapUI
7 44 (9.44%) Team Foundation Server
8 42 (9.01%) JMeter
9 40 (8.58%) Git (software)
10 32 (6.87%) Jenkins
11 26 (5.58%) JUnit
11 26 (5.58%) LoadRunner
12 25 (5.36%) SpecFlow
13 24 (5.15%) Redmine
14 18 (3.86%) HP UFT
15 12 (2.58%) Moq
16 11 (2.36%) Mockito
17 10 (2.15%) TestLink
17 10 (2.15%) WATIR
18 9 (1.93%) Selenium IDE
General
1 136 (29.18%) Finance
2 26 (5.58%) Retail
3 22 (4.72%) Banking
4 20 (4.29%) Marketing
5 13 (2.79%) Games
6 12 (2.58%) Investment Banking
6 12 (2.58%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.50%) Advertising
7 7 (1.50%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.29%) Law
9 4 (0.86%) Back Office
10 3 (0.64%) iGaming
10 3 (0.64%) Legal
11 2 (0.43%) Electronics
11 2 (0.43%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.43%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.21%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.21%) Music Industry
12 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.21%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 143 (30.69%) Analyst
2 137 (29.40%) QA Engineer
3 117 (25.11%) Test Analyst
4 105 (22.53%) Tester
5 73 (15.67%) QA Analyst
6 68 (14.59%) Test Engineer
7 58 (12.45%) QA Tester
8 50 (10.73%) QA Test Analyst
9 44 (9.44%) Developer
10 42 (9.01%) QA Test Engineer
11 39 (8.37%) QA Automation Engineer
12 38 (8.15%) Automation Tester
13 35 (7.51%) QA Leader
14 33 (7.08%) Test Leader
15 32 (6.87%) Automation Test Analyst
16 31 (6.65%) Developer in Test
17 28 (6.01%) Selenium Tester
18 27 (5.79%) Java Engineer
19 26 (5.58%) Selenium Test Analyst
20 24 (5.15%) Manual Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (15.24%) .NET
1 71 (15.24%) Web Services
2 44 (9.44%) HTML
3 37 (7.94%) RESTful
4 34 (7.30%) CSS
5 33 (7.08%) REST
6 32 (6.87%) Gherkin
7 23 (4.94%) XML
8 11 (2.36%) JSON
9 10 (2.15%) ASP.NET
9 10 (2.15%) SOAP
10 7 (1.50%) AngularJS
10 7 (1.50%) Node.js
11 5 (1.07%) HTML5
11 5 (1.07%) Ruby on Rails
11 5 (1.07%) Spring
12 4 (0.86%) Hibernate
12 4 (0.86%) jQuery
12 4 (0.86%) Swagger
12 4 (0.86%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 76 (16.31%) Mobile App
2 40 (8.58%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (6.01%) iPad
4 24 (5.15%) Computer Science
4 24 (5.15%) iPhone
5 18 (3.86%) Blog
6 17 (3.65%) Fintech
7 14 (3.00%) User Experience
8 9 (1.93%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (1.93%) Online Games
9 8 (1.72%) Client/Server
10 6 (1.29%) Contract for Difference
11 5 (1.07%) Blackberry
11 5 (1.07%) Mainframe
12 4 (0.86%) Mathematics
12 4 (0.86%) Virtual Team
13 3 (0.64%) Derivative
13 3 (0.64%) EFT
13 3 (0.64%) Fixed Income
13 3 (0.64%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 75 (16.09%) Android
2 52 (11.16%) Apple iOS
3 39 (8.37%) Unix
4 34 (7.30%) Linux
5 21 (4.51%) Windows
6 3 (0.64%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 330 (70.82%) Agile Software Development
2 155 (33.26%) Automated Testing
3 134 (28.76%) BDD
4 121 (25.97%) Scrum
5 110 (23.61%) TDD
6 108 (23.18%) Software Testing
7 101 (21.67%) Test Automation
8 92 (19.74%) Automation Testing
9 91 (19.53%) Regression Testing
10 76 (16.31%) User Acceptance Testing
11 74 (15.88%) Continuous Integration
12 70 (15.02%) Defect Management
13 67 (14.38%) Functional Testing
14 66 (14.16%) Test Scripting
15 53 (11.37%) E-Commerce
15 53 (11.37%) Performance Testing
16 44 (9.44%) Test Management
17 41 (8.80%) Kanban
18 39 (8.37%) Mentoring
18 39 (8.37%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 148 (31.76%) Java
2 110 (23.61%) C#
3 104 (22.32%) SQL
4 50 (10.73%) Ruby
5 31 (6.65%) JavaScript
6 28 (6.01%) Python
7 8 (1.72%) C++
7 8 (1.72%) Groovy
8 6 (1.29%) Bash Shell
8 6 (1.29%) PowerShell
8 6 (1.29%) Scala
9 5 (1.07%) COBOL
10 4 (0.86%) PHP
10 4 (0.86%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.64%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.64%) T-SQL
11 3 (0.64%) VBScript
12 1 (0.21%) VB
12 1 (0.21%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.21%) VBA
Qualifications
1 42 (9.01%) Degree
2 41 (8.80%) ISEB
3 40 (8.58%) ISTQB
4 23 (4.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.43%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.21%) PhD
6 1 (0.21%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 360 (77.25%) QA
2 26 (5.58%) SDET
3 18 (3.86%) GCP
4 2 (0.43%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (2.15%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (1.29%) Docker
2 6 (1.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 29 (6.22%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.86%) Puppet
3 2 (0.43%) Nagios
3 2 (0.43%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.21%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.21%) Control-M
4 1 (0.21%) Kibana
4 1 (0.21%) Nessus
Vendors
1 45 (9.66%) Microsoft
2 22 (4.72%) HP
3 11 (2.36%) Google
3 11 (2.36%) MEDITECH
3 11 (2.36%) Oracle
4 9 (1.93%) hybris
5 7 (1.50%) Cognizant
5 7 (1.50%) VMware
6 5 (1.07%) SAP
7 4 (0.86%) ATG
7 4 (0.86%) Demandware
8 3 (0.64%) TOWER Software
9 2 (0.43%) Apple
9 2 (0.43%) OpenText
9 2 (0.43%) Sencha
9 2 (0.43%) Siebel
9 2 (0.43%) Splunk
9 2 (0.43%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.21%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.21%) Salesforce.com
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
V-Source UK Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £35k + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Perks
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Freshtechit
Salary: From £0 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Coded People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Uxbridge
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
onezeero.
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus/Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Michael Page International
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Awesome Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Hounslow
TDA Group
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + guaranteed bonus and benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £35k + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £70000 Per Annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Good & Co
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Central London
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £29000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Central London
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £35k + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
South West London
World First
Posted: 27 days ago
Hammersmith and Fulham
Talent Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago