The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manual Testing
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 72 87 91
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +4
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 17 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.10% 0.83% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.39% 0.95% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 2
Median salary £35,000 £22,500 £30,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -25.61%
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 Milton Keynes region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
712 950 880
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 87.90% 87.56% 83.65%
Number of salaries quoted 618 818 667
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,500 £30,520
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of job ads across the Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 21 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (71.43%) Software Testing
3 19 (67.86%) Automated Testing
3 19 (67.86%) Automation Testing
4 17 (60.71%) Test Automation
4 17 (60.71%) Degree
5 15 (53.57%) Ranorex
5 15 (53.57%) Virtual Team
6 8 (28.57%) QA
6 8 (28.57%) Windows
7 7 (25.00%) Performance Testing
8 5 (17.86%) Finance
8 5 (17.86%) Banking
9 4 (14.29%) SAP
9 4 (14.29%) Unix
9 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 4 (14.29%) ISEB
9 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
9 4 (14.29%) Oracle
9 4 (14.29%) Investment Banking
9 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
9 4 (14.29%) ISTQB
9 4 (14.29%) Test Scripting
10 3 (10.71%) C++
10 3 (10.71%) Smartcard
10 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
10 3 (10.71%) Smoke Testing
10 3 (10.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (7.14%) SQL
11 2 (7.14%) Marketing

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (53.57%) Ranorex
2 1 (3.57%) JIRA
2 1 (3.57%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (3.57%) Selenium
2 1 (3.57%) Zephyr
General
1 5 (17.86%) Banking
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Investment Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Marketing
4 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (67.86%) Tester
2 17 (60.71%) Automation Tester
3 8 (28.57%) Agile Tester
4 7 (25.00%) Analyst
5 6 (21.43%) Software Tester
5 6 (21.43%) Test Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Agile Test Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Developer in Test
6 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (7.14%) QA Tester
6 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Software QA Tester
6 2 (7.14%) Test Automation Developer
7 1 (3.57%) QA Test Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) SQL Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Systems Test Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) .NET
1 1 (3.57%) Pyramid
Miscellaneous
1 15 (53.57%) Virtual Team
2 3 (10.71%) Smartcard
3 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (71.43%) Software Testing
3 19 (67.86%) Automated Testing
3 19 (67.86%) Automation Testing
4 17 (60.71%) Test Automation
5 7 (25.00%) Performance Testing
6 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 4 (14.29%) Test Scripting
7 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
7 3 (10.71%) Smoke Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Creative Marketing
9 1 (3.57%) Functional Testing
9 1 (3.57%) Integration Testing
9 1 (3.57%) OOP
9 1 (3.57%) Performance Improvement
9 1 (3.57%) Project Management
9 1 (3.57%) Systems Analysis
9 1 (3.57%) Use Case
9 1 (3.57%) Validation
9 1 (3.57%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 3 (10.71%) C++
3 2 (7.14%) SQL
4 1 (3.57%) Java
4 1 (3.57%) Python
4 1 (3.57%) Ruby
4 1 (3.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (60.71%) Degree
2 4 (14.29%) ISEB
2 4 (14.29%) ISTQB
3 3 (10.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle
1 4 (14.29%) SAP
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