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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 86 80 90
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 3 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.32% 1.16% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 1.34% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 7
Average salary £37,500 £31,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
806 895 952
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 85.84% 86.47% 90.58%
Number of salaries quoted 566 686 758
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 7 (43.75%) ISEB
1 7 (43.75%) ISTQB
2 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) Automated Testing
3 5 (31.25%) Finance
3 5 (31.25%) QA
3 5 (31.25%) Test Scripting
4 4 (25.00%) Electronic Trading
4 4 (25.00%) Automation Testing
4 4 (25.00%) SDLC
4 4 (25.00%) C#
4 4 (25.00%) Degree
5 3 (18.75%) Selenium
5 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
6 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 2 (12.50%) Open Source
6 2 (12.50%) Validation
6 2 (12.50%) Change Management
7 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
7 1 (6.25%) MATLAB
7 1 (6.25%) Windows
7 1 (6.25%) Linux
7 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
7 1 (6.25%) Java
7 1 (6.25%) SQL
7 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
7 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
7 1 (6.25%) XML

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Selenium
2 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
2 1 (6.25%) Ranorex
2 1 (6.25%) SpecFlow
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Analyst
1 7 (43.75%) Test Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Tester
3 4 (25.00%) Automation Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Manual Tester
3 4 (25.00%) QA Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Software Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Software Test Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Test Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) QA Manual Tester
4 3 (18.75%) QA Tester
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Test Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Graduate
5 2 (12.50%) Graduate Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Graduate Software Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Graduate Software Test Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Graduate Test Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Software Tester
5 2 (12.50%) Test and Validation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Gherkin
1 1 (6.25%) XML
1 1 (6.25%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (6.25%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (37.50%) Automated Testing
2 5 (31.25%) Test Scripting
3 4 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 4 (25.00%) Electronic Trading
3 4 (25.00%) SDLC
4 2 (12.50%) Change Management
4 2 (12.50%) Open Source
4 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 2 (12.50%) Validation
5 1 (6.25%) BDD
5 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Scrum
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.25%) Test Management
5 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) MATLAB
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) ISEB
1 7 (43.75%) ISTQB
2 4 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
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