The first table below looks at the demand for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Northamptonshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manual Testing
Rank 79 - 71
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 5 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.53% - 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% - 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 6
Average salary £40,000 - £26,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -3.03%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
781 482 643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 82.82% 73.93% 77.47%
Number of salaries quoted 644 391 592
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Manual Testing
East Midlands

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Manual Testing Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

Manual Testing
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manual Testing within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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
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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
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Job
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Northampton - 5 £40,000 - 2
Manual Testing
East Midlands

Manual Testing
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 7 (70.00%) ISEB
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 3 (30.00%) Web Services
3 3 (30.00%) XML
3 3 (30.00%) UNIX
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) HTML
3 3 (30.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 6 (60.00%) Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Test Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Software Tester
2 4 (40.00%) Tester
3 3 (30.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Systems Test Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Software Test Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Business Test Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Business Systems Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) Web Services
2 3 (30.00%) XML
2 3 (30.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) UNIX
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Java
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) ISEB
2 4 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £20,000 to £25,000
Posted: 5 days ago