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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manual Testing
England / London
Rank 371 385 421
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +36
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 225 274 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.68% 0.68% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 0.77% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 193 240 203
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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
29403 35775 35553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.07% 88.49% 86.34%
Number of salaries quoted 24814 30568 29979
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 £39,000 £40,000 £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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 +7 15 £47,500 -5.00% 5
Kingston Upon Thames +16 8 £40,000 +3.22% 1
Uxbridge - 4 - -
Hammersmith +5 3 £45,000 -10.00%
Wimbledon - 3 £62,500 -
Westminster - 2 £62,500 -
Brentford +1 1 £62,500 +92.30%
Paddington - 1 £39,000 -
Manual Testing
England

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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.

1 359 (75.58%) QA
2 346 (72.84%) Agile Software Development
3 276 (58.11%) Selenium
4 158 (33.26%) Automated Testing
5 150 (31.58%) Java
6 147 (30.95%) Cucumber
7 127 (26.74%) JIRA
8 126 (26.53%) BDD
9 122 (25.68%) Finance
10 118 (24.84%) Test Automation
11 116 (24.42%) SQL
12 114 (24.00%) C#
13 107 (22.53%) TDD
13 107 (22.53%) Scrum
14 100 (21.05%) Automation Testing
15 98 (20.63%) Software Testing
16 93 (19.58%) Regression Testing
17 89 (18.74%) WebDriver
18 84 (17.68%) Continuous Integration
19 83 (17.47%) Mobile App
20 79 (16.63%) E-Commerce
21 74 (15.58%) Web Services
22 73 (15.37%) Defect Management
23 68 (14.32%) User Acceptance Testing
24 67 (14.11%) Test Scripting
24 67 (14.11%) Android
24 67 (14.11%) Functional Testing
25 61 (12.84%) Ruby
26 60 (12.63%) .NET
27 56 (11.79%) Performance Testing

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 (8.42%) Confluence
2 7 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (0.42%) CMS
3 2 (0.42%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.21%) GlassFish
4 1 (0.21%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.21%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.21%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (1.68%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.42%) MS Office
2 2 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.21%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (0.63%) Misys Midas
1 3 (0.63%) SAP hybris
2 2 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.42%) Global One
2 2 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.21%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.68%) G Suite
1 8 (1.68%) Office 365
1 8 (1.68%) SaaS
1 8 (1.68%) Slack
2 6 (1.26%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.84%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (0.63%) PaaS
5 2 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.42%) GitHub
5 2 (0.42%) IaaS
5 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.21%) Heroku
6 1 (0.21%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 33 (6.95%) HTTP
2 25 (5.26%) HTTPS
3 8 (1.68%) Internet
4 3 (0.63%) ATM
5 2 (0.42%) PuTTY
5 2 (0.42%) SSH
6 1 (0.21%) FTP
6 1 (0.21%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (6.32%) Big Data
2 18 (3.79%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (3.58%) SQL Server
4 16 (3.37%) MySQL
5 11 (2.32%) MongoDB
6 4 (0.84%) SQLPlus
7 3 (0.63%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.42%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.21%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.21%) HBase
9 1 (0.21%) OLAP
9 1 (0.21%) OLTP
9 1 (0.21%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.21%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 276 (58.11%) Selenium
2 147 (30.95%) Cucumber
3 127 (26.74%) JIRA
4 89 (18.74%) WebDriver
5 55 (11.58%) Git (software)
5 55 (11.58%) SoapUI
6 51 (10.74%) Appium
7 40 (8.42%) JMeter
7 40 (8.42%) Team Foundation Server
8 33 (6.95%) Jenkins
9 24 (5.05%) Redmine
10 20 (4.21%) SpecFlow
11 19 (4.00%) HP UFT
11 19 (4.00%) LoadRunner
12 15 (3.16%) Moq
13 14 (2.95%) JUnit
13 14 (2.95%) Mockito
14 11 (2.32%) WATIR
15 10 (2.11%) TestComplete
16 9 (1.89%) Mercurial
General
1 122 (25.68%) Finance
2 32 (6.74%) Retail
3 28 (5.89%) Banking
4 15 (3.16%) Marketing
5 13 (2.74%) Games
6 11 (2.32%) Investment Banking
7 10 (2.11%) Telecoms
8 8 (1.68%) Advertising
9 7 (1.47%) Law
10 6 (1.26%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.84%) Legal
12 3 (0.63%) iGaming
13 2 (0.42%) Electronics
13 2 (0.42%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.21%) Automotive
14 1 (0.21%) Back Office
14 1 (0.21%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.21%) Music Industry
14 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.21%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 141 (29.68%) QA Engineer
2 137 (28.84%) Analyst
3 120 (25.26%) Tester
4 111 (23.37%) Test Analyst
5 72 (15.16%) Test Engineer
6 70 (14.74%) QA Analyst
7 64 (13.47%) QA Tester
8 50 (10.53%) Developer
9 45 (9.47%) Automation Tester
9 45 (9.47%) QA Test Analyst
10 41 (8.63%) QA Test Engineer
11 40 (8.42%) Developer in Test
11 40 (8.42%) Selenium Tester
12 39 (8.21%) QA Automation Engineer
13 34 (7.16%) QA Leader
14 30 (6.32%) Automation Test Analyst
15 29 (6.11%) Selenium Test Analyst
16 27 (5.68%) Test Leader
17 26 (5.47%) Senior QA Engineer
18 24 (5.05%) QA Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (15.58%) Web Services
2 60 (12.63%) .NET
3 43 (9.05%) RESTful
4 36 (7.58%) REST
5 30 (6.32%) Gherkin
5 30 (6.32%) HTML
6 28 (5.89%) CSS
7 21 (4.42%) XML
8 17 (3.58%) JSON
8 17 (3.58%) SOAP
9 14 (2.95%) Ruby on Rails
10 8 (1.68%) ASP.NET
10 8 (1.68%) Spring
11 7 (1.47%) AngularJS
11 7 (1.47%) Node.js
12 5 (1.05%) WPF
13 4 (0.84%) Swagger
14 3 (0.63%) RabbitMQ
14 3 (0.63%) React
14 3 (0.63%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 83 (17.47%) Mobile App
2 38 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (6.11%) iPad
4 24 (5.05%) iPhone
5 22 (4.63%) Computer Science
6 17 (3.58%) Fintech
7 13 (2.74%) User Experience
8 10 (2.11%) Blog
9 9 (1.89%) Online Games
10 8 (1.68%) Client/Server
11 4 (0.84%) Mathematics
12 3 (0.63%) Blackberry
12 3 (0.63%) EFT
12 3 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.63%) Equities
12 3 (0.63%) Fixed Income
13 2 (0.42%) Algorithms
13 2 (0.42%) Digital Media
13 2 (0.42%) Hedge funds
13 2 (0.42%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 67 (14.11%) Android
2 44 (9.26%) Apple iOS
3 42 (8.84%) Unix
4 39 (8.21%) Linux
5 24 (5.05%) Windows
6 6 (1.26%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 346 (72.84%) Agile Software Development
2 158 (33.26%) Automated Testing
3 126 (26.53%) BDD
4 118 (24.84%) Test Automation
5 107 (22.53%) Scrum
5 107 (22.53%) TDD
6 100 (21.05%) Automation Testing
7 98 (20.63%) Software Testing
8 93 (19.58%) Regression Testing
9 84 (17.68%) Continuous Integration
10 79 (16.63%) E-Commerce
11 73 (15.37%) Defect Management
12 68 (14.32%) User Acceptance Testing
13 67 (14.11%) Functional Testing
13 67 (14.11%) Test Scripting
14 56 (11.79%) Performance Testing
15 41 (8.63%) Analytics
15 41 (8.63%) Kanban
15 41 (8.63%) SDLC
16 40 (8.42%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 150 (31.58%) Java
2 116 (24.42%) SQL
3 114 (24.00%) C#
4 61 (12.84%) Ruby
5 40 (8.42%) Python
6 26 (5.47%) JavaScript
7 10 (2.11%) Groovy
7 10 (2.11%) PHP
8 6 (1.26%) Bash Shell
8 6 (1.26%) PowerShell
8 6 (1.26%) Scala
9 4 (0.84%) Shell Script
10 3 (0.63%) Apple Swift
10 3 (0.63%) C++
10 3 (0.63%) T-SQL
10 3 (0.63%) VBScript
11 2 (0.42%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.21%) C
12 1 (0.21%) VB
12 1 (0.21%) XPath
Qualifications
1 49 (10.32%) ISTQB
2 42 (8.84%) ISEB
3 36 (7.58%) Degree
4 24 (5.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (1.47%) Security Cleared
6 6 (1.26%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.63%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 359 (75.58%) QA
2 30 (6.32%) SDET
3 10 (2.11%) GCP
4 4 (0.84%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (2.11%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (1.26%) Docker
2 6 (1.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 26 (5.47%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.26%) Puppet
3 5 (1.05%) logstash
4 2 (0.42%) Ansible
4 2 (0.42%) Nagios
4 2 (0.42%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.21%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.21%) Control-M
5 1 (0.21%) Kibana
5 1 (0.21%) Nessus
Vendors
1 40 (8.42%) Microsoft
2 19 (4.00%) HP
3 12 (2.53%) Google
3 12 (2.53%) TOWER Software
4 10 (2.11%) MEDITECH
5 9 (1.89%) hybris
6 7 (1.47%) Cognizant
7 6 (1.26%) Oracle
7 6 (1.26%) VMware
8 5 (1.05%) SAP
9 4 (0.84%) ATG
9 4 (0.84%) Atlassian
9 4 (0.84%) BEA
9 4 (0.84%) Demandware
9 4 (0.84%) IBM
9 4 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.42%) Sencha
10 2 (0.42%) Splunk
11 1 (0.21%) Remedy
11 1 (0.21%) Xamarin
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + £40,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Freshtechit
Salary: From £0 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Ease IT
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Shares, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £35k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Hounslow
TDA Group
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + guaranteed bonus and benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £35k + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
South West London
World First
Posted: 18 days ago
South West London
In Practice Systems Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Competitive plus Company Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £35k + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago