The table below looks at the statistics for the Manual Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the North East 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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manual Tester
Rank 81 - 69
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Manual Tester 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.13% - 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% - 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £25,000 - £27,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
Manual Tester
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East 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
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
731 803 632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 95.31% 96.51% 93.91%
Number of salaries quoted 633 636 533
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -10.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Manual Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Manual Tester Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Manual Tester
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Manual Tester Salary Trend in the North East

Manual Tester
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manual Tester within the North East region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. 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
Tyne and Wear - 1 £25,000 -
Manual Tester
England

Manual Tester
Top 8 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories

Manual Tester
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA