The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had Manual Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manual Tester
North West / Manchester
Rank 195 167 185
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Manual Tester 2 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.055% 0.063% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.065% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 3
Median salary £28,750 £36,750 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.76% +33.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £35,350 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £38,150 £29,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3550 3059 3708
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.81% 96.04% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3059 2559 3196
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Manual Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region that featured Manual Tester in the job title.

Manual Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Manual Tester
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Manual Tester Salary Trend in Manchester

Manual Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, Manual Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region featuring Manual Tester in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner
2 2 (66.67%) Automation Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) JMeter
3 1 (33.33%) Electronics
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Product Management
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB

Manual Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JMeter
1 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Automation Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Product Management
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) SAP
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