The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manual Testing
Rank 38 49 55
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +6
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 1 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 0.39% 1.62% 2.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 2.19% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 12
Average salary - £29,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.46%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -
Manual Testing
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Norfolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
209 274 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 82.28% 74.05% 75.65%
Number of salaries quoted 178 249 334
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

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

Manual Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Norfolk

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Norfolk

Manual Testing
Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manual Testing within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich +8 1 - -
Manual Testing
East of England

Manual Testing
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Norfolk 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 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) Selenium
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Management
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) Time Management
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (16.67%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) Redmine
4 1 (16.67%) Trac
4 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Bugzilla
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Norfolk 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 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (16.67%) Bugzilla
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
1 1 (16.67%) Redmine
1 1 (16.67%) Trac
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Software Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Software Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Management
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft