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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 78 107 85
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -22
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 11 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.36% 0.60% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.56% 0.70% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 6
Median salary £33,000 £30,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Manual Testing
Buckinghamshire

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
707 1148 907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 87.18% 85.93% 83.90%
Number of salaries quoted 620 949 652
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,250 £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 30 September 2016, 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 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (68.18%) Software Testing
3 11 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 10 (45.45%) Test Scripting
5 9 (40.91%) Selenium
6 7 (31.82%) QA
6 7 (31.82%) Automated Testing
6 7 (31.82%) Marketing
6 7 (31.82%) Automation Testing
7 6 (27.27%) Test Strategy
7 6 (27.27%) Creative Marketing
7 6 (27.27%) Integration Testing
7 6 (27.27%) Test Automation
8 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
8 5 (22.73%) Finance
9 4 (18.18%) TDD
9 4 (18.18%) ISEB
9 4 (18.18%) SAP
9 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (18.18%) WebDriver
9 4 (18.18%) BDD
9 4 (18.18%) ISTQB
9 4 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (18.18%) System Integration Testing
10 3 (13.64%) SDLC
10 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (13.64%) Defect Management
10 3 (13.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (13.64%) Functional Testing
10 3 (13.64%) Windows

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Selenium
2 4 (18.18%) WebDriver
3 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (9.09%) JIRA
4 2 (9.09%) Ranorex
5 1 (4.55%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (4.55%) Zephyr
General
1 7 (31.82%) Marketing
2 5 (22.73%) Finance
3 2 (9.09%) Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Investment Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Analyst
1 7 (31.82%) Test Analyst
1 7 (31.82%) Test Leader
2 6 (27.27%) Agile Test Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) E-Commerce Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Tester
3 5 (22.73%) Software Tester
4 4 (18.18%) Test Manager
5 3 (13.64%) Automation Tester
6 2 (9.09%) Agile Tester
6 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce Tester
6 2 (9.09%) Software Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Software Test Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Team Leader
6 2 (9.09%) Test Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Test Team Leader
7 1 (4.55%) Developer in Test
7 1 (4.55%) Software QA Tester
7 1 (4.55%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Virtual Team
2 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.55%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (68.18%) Software Testing
3 11 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 10 (45.45%) Test Scripting
5 7 (31.82%) Automated Testing
5 7 (31.82%) Automation Testing
6 6 (27.27%) Creative Marketing
6 6 (27.27%) Integration Testing
6 6 (27.27%) Test Automation
6 6 (27.27%) Test Strategy
7 4 (18.18%) BDD
7 4 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (18.18%) System Integration Testing
7 4 (18.18%) TDD
8 3 (13.64%) Defect Management
8 3 (13.64%) Functional Testing
8 3 (13.64%) Scrum
8 3 (13.64%) SDLC
9 2 (9.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.55%) C++
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) ISEB
1 4 (18.18%) ISTQB
2 3 (13.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (31.82%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) SAP
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle
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