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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manual Testing
England / London
Rank 375 374 407
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +33
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 209 291 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.63% 0.71% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.80% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 181 258 215
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £57,500
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
29846 36490 36056
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.58% 88.69% 86.62%
Number of salaries quoted 25062 31154 30263
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 £40,000 £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 19 February 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 19 February 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 +15 17 £50,000 - 7
Kingston Upon Thames +23 10 £40,000 +3.22% 1
Uxbridge - 4 - -
Hammersmith -2 3 £45,000 -10.00%
Wimbledon - 3 £62,500 -
Chiswick - 2 £62,500 - 1
Westminster - 1 £65,000 -
Manual Testing
England

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 February 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.

1 348 (74.52%) QA
2 330 (70.66%) Agile Software Development
3 276 (59.10%) Selenium
4 166 (35.55%) Automated Testing
5 158 (33.83%) Java
6 125 (26.77%) Cucumber
7 121 (25.91%) Test Automation
8 117 (25.05%) SQL
9 114 (24.41%) C#
10 113 (24.20%) BDD
11 110 (23.55%) JIRA
12 107 (22.91%) Finance
13 101 (21.63%) Automation Testing
14 98 (20.99%) WebDriver
15 97 (20.77%) TDD
16 92 (19.70%) E-Commerce
17 91 (19.49%) Software Testing
18 87 (18.63%) Scrum
18 87 (18.63%) Regression Testing
19 86 (18.42%) Continuous Integration
20 82 (17.56%) Mobile App
21 72 (15.42%) Functional Testing
22 71 (15.20%) Web Services
23 69 (14.78%) Test Scripting
24 67 (14.35%) Defect Management
25 64 (13.70%) Android
26 61 (13.06%) Performance Testing
27 60 (12.85%) Git (software)
27 60 (12.85%) .NET
28 59 (12.63%) Ruby

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 34 (7.28%) Confluence
2 7 (1.50%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (0.64%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.43%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.21%) CMS
5 1 (0.21%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.21%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (1.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.43%) MS Office
2 2 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.21%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.07%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.64%) Misys Midas
3 3 (0.64%) SAP Hybris
4 2 (0.43%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.28%) G Suite
1 6 (1.28%) Office 365
1 6 (1.28%) SaaS
1 6 (1.28%) Slack
2 5 (1.07%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.43%) GitHub
4 2 (0.43%) IaaS
4 2 (0.43%) PaaS
5 1 (0.21%) Heroku
5 1 (0.21%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 29 (6.21%) HTTP
2 20 (4.28%) HTTPS
3 8 (1.71%) Internet
4 3 (0.64%) ATM
5 2 (0.43%) PuTTY
5 2 (0.43%) SSH
6 1 (0.21%) Firewall
6 1 (0.21%) FTP
6 1 (0.21%) Intranet
6 1 (0.21%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (5.57%) Big Data
2 24 (5.14%) SQL Server
3 19 (4.07%) MySQL
4 14 (3.00%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (1.50%) MongoDB
6 4 (0.86%) SQLPlus
7 3 (0.64%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
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
Development Applications
1 276 (59.10%) Selenium
2 125 (26.77%) Cucumber
3 110 (23.55%) JIRA
4 98 (20.99%) WebDriver
5 60 (12.85%) Git (software)
6 53 (11.35%) SoapUI
7 52 (11.13%) Appium
8 37 (7.92%) Team Foundation Server
9 36 (7.71%) JMeter
10 31 (6.64%) Jenkins
11 22 (4.71%) SpecFlow
12 20 (4.28%) Redmine
13 18 (3.85%) HP UFT
14 16 (3.43%) JUnit
15 15 (3.21%) Moq
16 14 (3.00%) LoadRunner
17 13 (2.78%) Mockito
18 11 (2.36%) TestComplete
19 10 (2.14%) Mercurial
19 10 (2.14%) TestRail
General
1 107 (22.91%) Finance
2 34 (7.28%) Retail
3 29 (6.21%) Banking
4 14 (3.00%) Games
5 13 (2.78%) Marketing
6 9 (1.93%) Investment Banking
7 8 (1.71%) Advertising
8 7 (1.50%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.07%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.07%) Law
10 4 (0.86%) Back Office
10 4 (0.86%) Legal
11 3 (0.64%) iGaming
12 1 (0.21%) Automotive
12 1 (0.21%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.21%) Music Industry
12 1 (0.21%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 138 (29.55%) QA Engineer
2 133 (28.48%) Analyst
3 123 (26.34%) Tester
4 106 (22.70%) Test Analyst
5 70 (14.99%) QA Analyst
6 68 (14.56%) QA Tester
7 67 (14.35%) Test Engineer
8 54 (11.56%) Automation Tester
9 47 (10.06%) Selenium Tester
10 46 (9.85%) Developer
11 44 (9.42%) QA Test Analyst
12 38 (8.14%) QA Automation Engineer
13 36 (7.71%) Developer in Test
14 34 (7.28%) QA Test Engineer
15 30 (6.42%) QA Automation Tester
16 29 (6.21%) Selenium Test Analyst
17 28 (6.00%) QA Leader
17 28 (6.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
17 28 (6.00%) Senior QA Engineer
18 25 (5.35%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (15.20%) Web Services
2 60 (12.85%) .NET
3 40 (8.57%) RESTful
4 35 (7.49%) REST
5 26 (5.57%) Gherkin
6 24 (5.14%) HTML
7 23 (4.93%) CSS
8 20 (4.28%) XML
9 18 (3.85%) Ruby on Rails
10 17 (3.64%) JSON
11 15 (3.21%) SOAP
12 9 (1.93%) Spring
13 7 (1.50%) AngularJS
13 7 (1.50%) Node.js
14 6 (1.28%) ASP.NET
14 6 (1.28%) LAMP
15 5 (1.07%) WPF
16 4 (0.86%) Grails
16 4 (0.86%) Hibernate
16 4 (0.86%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 82 (17.56%) Mobile App
2 40 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (6.00%) Computer Science
4 25 (5.35%) iPad
5 20 (4.28%) iPhone
6 17 (3.64%) Fintech
7 12 (2.57%) User Experience
8 9 (1.93%) Online Games
9 7 (1.50%) Blog
10 6 (1.28%) Client/Server
10 6 (1.28%) Mathematics
11 3 (0.64%) Blackberry
11 3 (0.64%) EFT
11 3 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.64%) Equities
11 3 (0.64%) Fixed Income
12 2 (0.43%) Algorithms
12 2 (0.43%) Mobile Games
12 2 (0.43%) Public Cloud
12 2 (0.43%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 64 (13.70%) Android
2 43 (9.21%) Apple iOS
3 39 (8.35%) Linux
4 36 (7.71%) Unix
5 27 (5.78%) Windows
6 6 (1.28%) Kali Linux
7 1 (0.21%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 330 (70.66%) Agile Software Development
2 166 (35.55%) Automated Testing
3 121 (25.91%) Test Automation
4 113 (24.20%) BDD
5 101 (21.63%) Automation Testing
6 97 (20.77%) TDD
7 92 (19.70%) E-Commerce
8 91 (19.49%) Software Testing
9 87 (18.63%) Regression Testing
9 87 (18.63%) Scrum
10 86 (18.42%) Continuous Integration
11 72 (15.42%) Functional Testing
12 69 (14.78%) Test Scripting
13 67 (14.35%) Defect Management
14 61 (13.06%) Performance Testing
15 56 (11.99%) User Acceptance Testing
16 41 (8.78%) Analytics
17 39 (8.35%) SDLC
18 37 (7.92%) Release Management
19 36 (7.71%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 158 (33.83%) Java
2 117 (25.05%) SQL
3 114 (24.41%) C#
4 59 (12.63%) Ruby
5 45 (9.64%) Python
6 25 (5.35%) JavaScript
7 16 (3.43%) PHP
8 12 (2.57%) Groovy
9 7 (1.50%) Scala
10 6 (1.28%) Bash Shell
11 4 (0.86%) PowerShell
11 4 (0.86%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.64%) Apple Swift
13 2 (0.43%) C++
13 2 (0.43%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.43%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.43%) VBScript
14 1 (0.21%) Clojure
14 1 (0.21%) XPath
Qualifications
1 51 (10.92%) ISTQB
2 48 (10.28%) ISEB
3 41 (8.78%) Degree
4 24 (5.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (1.28%) Security Cleared
6 5 (1.07%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.64%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 348 (74.52%) QA
2 28 (6.00%) SDET
3 6 (1.28%) GCP
4 4 (0.86%) SLA
5 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (1.28%) Docker
2 5 (1.07%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.21%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 24 (5.14%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.28%) Puppet
3 5 (1.07%) logstash
4 2 (0.43%) Ansible
4 2 (0.43%) Kibana
4 2 (0.43%) Nagios
4 2 (0.43%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.21%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.21%) Control-M
Vendors
1 41 (8.78%) Microsoft
2 17 (3.64%) HP
3 13 (2.78%) TOWER Software
4 9 (1.93%) Google
5 8 (1.71%) hybris
6 7 (1.50%) BEA
6 7 (1.50%) Cognizant
6 7 (1.50%) MEDITECH
7 6 (1.28%) Oracle
7 6 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (1.07%) IBM
9 4 (0.86%) Atlassian
9 4 (0.86%) SAP
10 3 (0.64%) ATG
10 3 (0.64%) Demandware
10 3 (0.64%) Xamarin
11 2 (0.43%) Sencha
11 2 (0.43%) Splunk
11 2 (0.43%) VMware
12 1 (0.21%) Panasonic
South East London
Ease IT
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Freshtechit
Salary: From £0 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £95k
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bonus+benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chiswick
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Arrows Group Ltd
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
City, Bristol
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago