The table below looks at the statistics for the Manual Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manual Tester
Rank 92 94 98
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Manual Tester 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.089% 0.092% 0.089%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.093% 0.099% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £30,000 £28,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
Manual Tester
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1074 1012 1087
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 95.81% 93.44% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 842 859 900
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

Manual Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Manual Tester in the job title across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Manual Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Manual Tester
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Manual Tester Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Manual Tester
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes region that cited Manual Tester in their job title 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 with Manual Tester in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center

Manual Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes region that cited Manual Tester in their job title 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 with Manual Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center