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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manual Testing
Rank 84 87 81
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 15 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.25% 0.79% 1.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 0.97% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 9
Average salary £34,000 £26,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,400 £34,400 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,750 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
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
1067 829 795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 88.99% 81.92% 83.60%
Number of salaries quoted 864 603 683
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 1 July 2015.

Manual Testing Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 1 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 22 (64.71%) QA
2 21 (61.76%) Automated Testing
3 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (50.00%) Finance
5 16 (47.06%) Selenium
6 14 (41.18%) .NET
7 11 (32.35%) Java
7 11 (32.35%) ISTQB
8 10 (29.41%) C#
8 10 (29.41%) ISEB
9 9 (26.47%) HP UFT
9 9 (26.47%) HTML
10 7 (20.59%) SQL
10 7 (20.59%) Degree
11 6 (17.65%) Bugzilla
11 6 (17.65%) Scrum
11 6 (17.65%) Software Testing
11 6 (17.65%) LoadRunner
12 5 (14.71%) XML
12 5 (14.71%) Windows
12 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
12 5 (14.71%) JIRA
12 5 (14.71%) Requirements Analysis
12 5 (14.71%) Test Scripting
12 5 (14.71%) E-Learning
12 5 (14.71%) SCORM
12 5 (14.71%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (14.71%) Learning Management System
12 5 (14.71%) NeoLoad
12 5 (14.71%) New Relic

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) HTTP
1 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.94%) Internet
1 1 (2.94%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) DB2
Development Applications
1 16 (47.06%) Selenium
2 9 (26.47%) HP UFT
3 6 (17.65%) LoadRunner
3 6 (17.65%) Bugzilla
4 5 (14.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (14.71%) JIRA
4 5 (14.71%) NeoLoad
5 3 (8.82%) Ranorex
5 3 (8.82%) TestComplete
6 1 (2.94%) JUnit
6 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.94%) NUnit
6 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
General
1 17 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Analyst
2 8 (23.53%) Test Analyst
3 7 (20.59%) Tester
3 7 (20.59%) QA Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Test Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Tester
5 2 (5.88%) Team Leader
6 1 (2.94%) QA Tester
6 1 (2.94%) QA Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Applications Tester
6 1 (2.94%) Manual Tester
6 1 (2.94%) Software Tester
6 1 (2.94%) Test Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior QA Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Web Tester
6 1 (2.94%) Agile Tester
6 1 (2.94%) Automated Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (41.18%) .NET
2 9 (26.47%) HTML
3 5 (14.71%) XML
4 4 (11.76%) HTML5
5 3 (8.82%) Velocity
6 1 (2.94%) XSD
6 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) E-Learning
1 5 (14.71%) SCORM
1 5 (14.71%) Learning Management System
2 3 (8.82%) Mobile App
2 3 (8.82%) User Experience
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) W3C
3 1 (2.94%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.94%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (61.76%) Automated Testing
2 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (17.65%) Software Testing
3 6 (17.65%) Scrum
4 5 (14.71%) Test Planning
4 5 (14.71%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (14.71%) Test Scripting
5 4 (11.76%) SDLC
5 4 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (11.76%) V-Model
5 4 (11.76%) Open Source
5 4 (11.76%) Waterfall
6 3 (8.82%) Unit Testing
6 3 (8.82%) Change Management
7 2 (5.88%) Web Testing
7 2 (5.88%) Automation Testing
8 1 (2.94%) Agile Testing
8 1 (2.94%) Functional Testing
8 1 (2.94%) BDD
8 1 (2.94%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (32.35%) Java
2 10 (29.41%) C#
3 7 (20.59%) SQL
4 3 (8.82%) C++
5 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (32.35%) ISTQB
2 10 (29.41%) ISEB
3 7 (20.59%) Degree
4 1 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (64.71%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
1 5 (14.71%) New Relic
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle
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