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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manual Testing
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 74 75 69
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 1 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.14% 0.98% 1.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 1.09% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 13
Median salary - £22,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -35.71%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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
667 731 728
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 90.75% 89.80% 88.67%
Number of salaries quoted 499 533 673
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £25,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £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 18 January 2017. 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 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
Corby - 1 - -
Manual Testing
East Midlands

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Test Management
1 2 (66.67%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) G Suite
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Slack
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) DSDM
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) G Suite
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
1 1 (33.33%) Slack
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) JMeter
1 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Graduate
1 1 (33.33%) Graduate Tester
1 1 (33.33%) IT Graduate
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tester
1 1 (33.33%) QA Manager
1 1 (33.33%) QA Test Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Quality Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) DSDM
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Google
1 1 (33.33%) HP