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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manual Testing
Rank 83 87 91
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 19 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.60% 0.68% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.89% 0.80% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 19 4 3
Average salary £41,674 £30,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.91% -26.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £24,050 £34,200
10% offered a salary of more than £44,300 £31,750 £42,200
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
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
1007 878 873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 84.69% 84.91% 88.54%
Number of salaries quoted 740 692 759
Average salary £40,857 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.14% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +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 31 March 2015.

Manual Testing Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (40.63%) ISEB
2 13 (40.63%) Automated Testing
3 11 (34.38%) ISTQB
3 11 (34.38%) QA
4 10 (31.25%) Software Testing
4 10 (31.25%) Scrum
5 9 (28.13%) SQL
5 9 (28.13%) Degree
5 9 (28.13%) Test Scripting
6 8 (25.00%) C#
7 7 (21.88%) Java
7 7 (21.88%) Windows
7 7 (21.88%) .NET
7 7 (21.88%) Selenium
8 6 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (15.63%) Finance
9 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
9 5 (15.63%) Automation Testing
10 4 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (12.50%) HTML5
10 4 (12.50%) Waterfall
10 4 (12.50%) NeoLoad
10 4 (12.50%) New Relic
10 4 (12.50%) HTML
10 4 (12.50%) Open Source
10 4 (12.50%) V-Model
11 3 (9.38%) Kanban
11 3 (9.38%) Velocity
11 3 (9.38%) Unit Testing

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) Internet
2 1 (3.13%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Selenium
2 6 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (12.50%) NeoLoad
4 2 (6.25%) Ranorex
4 2 (6.25%) TestComplete
4 2 (6.25%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (3.13%) NUnit
5 1 (3.13%) JUnit
5 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Tester
2 8 (25.00%) Analyst
2 8 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Software Tester
4 4 (12.50%) Test Manager
4 4 (12.50%) Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Automated Test Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Web Tester
6 2 (6.25%) Agile Tester
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Manual Tester
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Tester
6 2 (6.25%) Team Leader
6 2 (6.25%) QA Tester
7 1 (3.13%) QA Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Applications Tester
7 1 (3.13%) Lead Test Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Software Test Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) .NET
2 4 (12.50%) HTML
2 4 (12.50%) HTML5
3 3 (9.38%) Velocity
4 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.13%) XML
4 1 (3.13%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Open Source
2 3 (9.38%) Mainframe
2 3 (9.38%) Mobile App
2 3 (9.38%) User Experience
2 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) W3C
3 1 (3.13%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (40.63%) Automated Testing
3 10 (31.25%) Software Testing
3 10 (31.25%) Scrum
4 9 (28.13%) Test Scripting
5 5 (15.63%) Automation Testing
6 4 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (12.50%) V-Model
6 4 (12.50%) Waterfall
7 3 (9.38%) Kanban
7 3 (9.38%) Agile Testing
7 3 (9.38%) Unit Testing
7 3 (9.38%) Data Analysis
8 2 (6.25%) Change Management
8 2 (6.25%) Test Strategy
8 2 (6.25%) Performance Testing
9 1 (3.13%) BDD
9 1 (3.13%) Non-Functional Testing
9 1 (3.13%) Regression Testing
9 1 (3.13%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) SQL
2 8 (25.00%) C#
3 7 (21.88%) Java
4 2 (6.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (40.63%) ISEB
2 11 (34.38%) ISTQB
3 9 (28.13%) Degree
4 1 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (34.38%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.50%) New Relic
3 3 (9.38%) Oracle
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