The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manual Testing
Rank 88 82 79
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 9 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.78% 1.13% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 1.37% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 10
Average salary £27,500 £26,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.06%
Manual Testing
Nottinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1024 801 798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 88.35% 82.32% 81.35%
Number of salaries quoted 809 614 677
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £52,409
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Manual Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Nottingham

Manual Testing
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Manual Testing Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 23 (76.67%) QA
2 20 (66.67%) Automated Testing
3 18 (60.00%) Finance
4 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (53.33%) Selenium
5 15 (50.00%) .NET
6 11 (36.67%) ISTQB
7 10 (33.33%) HP UFT
7 10 (33.33%) HTML
7 10 (33.33%) Java
8 9 (30.00%) C#
8 9 (30.00%) ISEB
9 7 (23.33%) LoadRunner
9 7 (23.33%) Bugzilla
10 6 (20.00%) Degree
11 5 (16.67%) JIRA
11 5 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
11 5 (16.67%) E-Learning
11 5 (16.67%) SCORM
11 5 (16.67%) SQL
11 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
11 5 (16.67%) XML
11 5 (16.67%) Learning Management System
11 5 (16.67%) NeoLoad
11 5 (16.67%) New Relic
11 5 (16.67%) Test Planning
12 4 (13.33%) SDLC
12 4 (13.33%) Open Source
12 4 (13.33%) Responsive Web Design

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) HTTP
1 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.33%) Extranet
Development Applications
1 16 (53.33%) Selenium
2 10 (33.33%) HP UFT
3 7 (23.33%) LoadRunner
3 7 (23.33%) Bugzilla
4 5 (16.67%) JIRA
4 5 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (16.67%) NeoLoad
5 3 (10.00%) Ranorex
5 3 (10.00%) TestComplete
6 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Analyst
2 8 (26.67%) QA Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Tester
5 4 (13.33%) Test Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Tester
6 2 (6.67%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.33%) QA Tester
7 1 (3.33%) QA Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Applications Tester
7 1 (3.33%) Manual Tester
7 1 (3.33%) Test Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Senior QA Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Lead Tester
7 1 (3.33%) Mobile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (50.00%) .NET
2 10 (33.33%) HTML
3 5 (16.67%) XML
4 4 (13.33%) HTML5
5 3 (10.00%) Velocity
6 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) E-Learning
1 5 (16.67%) SCORM
1 5 (16.67%) Learning Management System
2 3 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (10.00%) User Experience
3 1 (3.33%) W3C
3 1 (3.33%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (16.67%) Test Planning
4 4 (13.33%) Scrum
4 4 (13.33%) SDLC
4 4 (13.33%) Open Source
4 4 (13.33%) Waterfall
4 4 (13.33%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (13.33%) V-Model
5 3 (10.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (10.00%) Software Testing
5 3 (10.00%) Change Management
6 2 (6.67%) Web Testing
7 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.33%) Test Automation
7 1 (3.33%) MVC
7 1 (3.33%) TDD
7 1 (3.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) Java
2 9 (30.00%) C#
3 5 (16.67%) SQL
4 3 (10.00%) C++
5 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) ISTQB
2 9 (30.00%) ISEB
3 6 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (76.67%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 5 (16.67%) New Relic
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
X4 Group
Salary: £20k - 27.5k per year
Posted: 2 days ago