The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manual Testing
Rank 38 - 44
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 4 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.32% - 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.76% - 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
Manual Testing
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
227 206 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 75.17% 73.31% 79.15%
Number of salaries quoted 167 160 273
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Manual Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Middlesex

Manual Testing
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex region citing Manual Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Manual Testing.

1 1 (20.00%) Games
1 1 (20.00%) Scrum
1 1 (20.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (20.00%) Ruby
1 1 (20.00%) Spread Betting
1 1 (20.00%) QA
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
1 1 (20.00%) BDD
1 1 (20.00%) User Stories
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex region citing Manual Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Manual Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) QA Tester
2 1 (20.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Web Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Spread Betting
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Scrum
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (20.00%) BDD
1 1 (20.00%) User Stories
1 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (20.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA