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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 80 109 60
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -49
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 5 6 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.55% 0.42% 2.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.49% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 28
Median salary £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £33,300 £24,950
10% offered a salary of more than £37,050 £34,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
835 1227 992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 91.26% 85.15% 82.60%
Number of salaries quoted 654 945 779
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +4.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 27 May 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 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) Software Testing
3 6 (54.55%) E-Commerce
3 6 (54.55%) Test Scripting
4 5 (45.45%) Marketing
4 5 (45.45%) Creative Marketing
5 4 (36.36%) SDLC
6 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
6 3 (27.27%) Selenium
6 3 (27.27%) ISTQB
6 3 (27.27%) ISEB
7 2 (18.18%) Scrum
7 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
7 2 (18.18%) QA
7 2 (18.18%) Defect Management
7 2 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
7 2 (18.18%) System Integration Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
8 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
8 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (9.09%) System Testing
8 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
8 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
8 1 (9.09%) User Stories
8 1 (9.09%) Automation Testing
8 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
8 1 (9.09%) BDD

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:

Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Selenium
2 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (45.45%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Tester
1 5 (45.45%) E-Commerce Tester
1 5 (45.45%) Tester
2 4 (36.36%) Test Leader
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Test Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Software Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Software Test Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Software Tester
3 3 (27.27%) Test Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Manual Tester
4 2 (18.18%) Manual Tester
4 2 (18.18%) Team Leader
4 2 (18.18%) Test Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Test Team Leader
5 1 (9.09%) Lead Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Programme Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) CGI
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) Software Testing
3 6 (54.55%) E-Commerce
3 6 (54.55%) Test Scripting
4 5 (45.45%) Creative Marketing
5 4 (36.36%) SDLC
6 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
7 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Defect Management
7 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Scrum
7 2 (18.18%) System Integration Testing
8 1 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (9.09%) Migration
8 1 (9.09%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
8 1 (9.09%) Project Management
8 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (9.09%) TDD
8 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) ISEB
1 3 (27.27%) ISTQB
2 2 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) SAP
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Salary: 38-40k
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: £37700 per annum
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