The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 75 81 74
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 3 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.41% 0.13% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.16% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Median salary £43,250 £23,500 £24,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+84.04% -5.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,850 £23,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,650 £23,500 £25,750
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Manual Testing
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 North East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
648 625 594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 87.80% 81.27% 79.52%
Number of salaries quoted 564 514 501
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,232
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,700 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £47,000 £55,000
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 the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East 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 the North East

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in the North East

Manual Testing
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the North East region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Manual Testing Salary Histogram in the North East

Manual Testing
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manual Testing within the North East region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +10 2 £43,250 +84.04% 1
Durham - 1 - - 1
Manual Testing
England

Manual Testing
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 3 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 North East region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) QA
1 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Automation Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Manual Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Manual Tester
2 1 (25.00%) QA Automation Tester
2 1 (25.00%) QA Manager
2 1 (25.00%) QA Manual Tester
2 1 (25.00%) QA Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Web Automation Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Web Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
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