The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manual Testing
Rank 62 50 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 6 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.91% 1.08% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 1.48% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Average salary £22,500 £31,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.41% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -1.58%
Manual Testing
Northamptonshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
537 271 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 81.24% 73.44% 77.70%
Number of salaries quoted 497 256 308
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Manual Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Northampton

Manual Testing
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Manual Testing Salary Histogram in Northampton

Manual Testing
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 8 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 8 (66.67%) HTML
1 8 (66.67%) Java
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle
1 8 (66.67%) Web Services
1 8 (66.67%) XML
1 8 (66.67%) UNIX
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
1 8 (66.67%) ISEB
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Logistics
3 1 (8.33%) V-Model
3 1 (8.33%) Waterfall

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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.

Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Analyst
1 12 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 8 (66.67%) Software Test Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Business Test Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Business Systems Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Systems Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) HTML
1 8 (66.67%) Web Services
1 8 (66.67%) XML
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) UNIX
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Logistics
3 1 (8.33%) V-Model
3 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Java
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) ISEB
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle
Northampton, Northamptonshire
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