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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manual Testing
Rank 86 78 73
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 14 16 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.11% 1.59% 1.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 1.91% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 16
Average salary £27,500 £26,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,150 £25,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
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
1089 837 775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 86.70% 83.28% 80.98%
Number of salaries quoted 841 652 632
Average salary £41,132 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.82% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,986 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 2015.

Manual Testing Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 24 (82.76%) QA
2 19 (65.52%) Finance
3 14 (48.28%) Automated Testing
3 14 (48.28%) Selenium
4 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (41.38%) .NET
5 10 (34.48%) Java
5 10 (34.48%) ISTQB
6 9 (31.03%) C#
6 9 (31.03%) HP UFT
7 8 (27.59%) HTML
8 7 (24.14%) LoadRunner
8 7 (24.14%) Bugzilla
9 6 (20.69%) ISEB
10 5 (17.24%) XML
10 5 (17.24%) SQL
10 5 (17.24%) E-Learning
10 5 (17.24%) SCORM
10 5 (17.24%) Requirements Analysis
10 5 (17.24%) JIRA
10 5 (17.24%) Learning Management System
10 5 (17.24%) Test Planning
11 4 (13.79%) Test Scripting
12 3 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (10.34%) Mobile App
12 3 (10.34%) Windows
12 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
12 3 (10.34%) NeoLoad
12 3 (10.34%) New Relic
12 3 (10.34%) User Experience

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) HTTP
1 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 14 (48.28%) Selenium
2 9 (31.03%) HP UFT
3 7 (24.14%) LoadRunner
3 7 (24.14%) Bugzilla
4 5 (17.24%) JIRA
5 3 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (10.34%) NeoLoad
6 2 (6.90%) Ranorex
6 2 (6.90%) TestComplete
7 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (65.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Analyst
2 9 (31.03%) QA Analyst
3 8 (27.59%) Test Analyst
4 7 (24.14%) Tester
5 2 (6.90%) Software Test Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Tester
5 2 (6.90%) Team Leader
5 2 (6.90%) QA Tester
5 2 (6.90%) QA Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Applications Tester
6 1 (3.45%) Manual Tester
6 1 (3.45%) Software Tester
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Lead Tester
6 1 (3.45%) Mobile Tester
6 1 (3.45%) Junior
6 1 (3.45%) Senior QA Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Junior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (41.38%) .NET
2 8 (27.59%) HTML
3 5 (17.24%) XML
4 2 (6.90%) Velocity
4 2 (6.90%) HTML5
5 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) E-Learning
1 5 (17.24%) SCORM
1 5 (17.24%) Learning Management System
2 3 (10.34%) Mobile App
2 3 (10.34%) User Experience
3 1 (3.45%) W3C
3 1 (3.45%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Automated Testing
2 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.24%) Test Planning
3 5 (17.24%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (13.79%) Test Scripting
5 3 (10.34%) SDLC
6 2 (6.90%) Automation Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Electronic Trading
6 2 (6.90%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Web Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Software Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Scrum
6 2 (6.90%) Change Management
7 1 (3.45%) Regression Testing
7 1 (3.45%) MVC
7 1 (3.45%) Validation
7 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.45%) Test Management
7 1 (3.45%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (34.48%) Java
2 9 (31.03%) C#
3 5 (17.24%) SQL
4 2 (6.90%) C++
5 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) ISTQB
2 6 (20.69%) ISEB
3 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (82.76%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
1 3 (10.34%) New Relic
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago