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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Tester
Rank - 188 203
Permanent jobs requiring a Manual Tester 0 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.028% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.030% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 5
Median salary - £29,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -3.33%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Manual Tester
North West

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
3629 3384 4111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.29% 95.51% 96.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3188 2790 3513
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 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 8 December 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Web Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Product Management
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) iPad
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas

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 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Product Management
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Web Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) SAP