The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 67 84 81
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -3
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 2 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.32% 0.22% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.25% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 9
Median salary - £26,250 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Manual Testing
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
546 813 842
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 88.35% 88.95% 86.09%
Number of salaries quoted 359 733 776
Median salary £40,000 £41,674 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.01% +4.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Manual Testing
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manual Testing within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
Northampton +16 2 - -
Manual Testing
East Midlands

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 15 (100.00%) QA
2 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (93.33%) Performance Testing
3 13 (86.67%) Java
4 12 (80.00%) Unix
4 12 (80.00%) OO
4 12 (80.00%) Scrum
5 11 (73.33%) Gatling
6 10 (66.67%) Software Engineering
6 10 (66.67%) E-Commerce
7 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
7 9 (60.00%) J2EE
7 9 (60.00%) HTML
7 9 (60.00%) Scala
7 9 (60.00%) BDD
7 9 (60.00%) Google
7 9 (60.00%) Exploratory Testing
7 9 (60.00%) GWT
8 3 (20.00%) Performance Improvement
8 3 (20.00%) Benchmarking
9 2 (13.33%) LoadRunner
9 2 (13.33%) JMeter
9 2 (13.33%) Selenium
10 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (6.67%) Degree
10 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
10 1 (6.67%) EPoS
10 1 (6.67%) ISEB
10 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
10 1 (6.67%) Test Management

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 11 (73.33%) Gatling
2 2 (13.33%) JMeter
2 2 (13.33%) LoadRunner
2 2 (13.33%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Performance Tester
1 12 (80.00%) Tester
2 9 (60.00%) Agile Tester
2 9 (60.00%) Automation Tester
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Graduate
4 1 (6.67%) Graduate Tester
4 1 (6.67%) IT Graduate
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) GWT
1 9 (60.00%) HTML
1 9 (60.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (93.33%) Performance Testing
2 12 (80.00%) OO
2 12 (80.00%) Scrum
3 10 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 10 (66.67%) Software Engineering
4 9 (60.00%) BDD
4 9 (60.00%) Exploratory Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Benchmarking
5 3 (20.00%) Performance Improvement
6 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (6.67%) Test Management
6 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) Java
2 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (60.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Google