The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manual Testing
Rank 91 102 97
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -5
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 11 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.89% 0.69% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 0.86% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 4
Average salary £30,000 £30,500 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.63% -0.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £38,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Manual Testing
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1026 1049 824
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 83.14% 80.38% 81.75%
Number of salaries quoted 824 841 702
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Manual Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

Manual Testing
Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Manual Testing Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

Manual Testing
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manual Testing within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +10 11 £30,000 -1.63%
Manual Testing
East Midlands

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (41.67%) ISEB
3 8 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 8 (33.33%) SQL
3 8 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 8 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 7 (29.17%) Windows
4 7 (29.17%) QA
5 6 (25.00%) Degree
5 6 (25.00%) Scrum
6 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (20.83%) Test Strategy
6 5 (20.83%) Oracle
6 5 (20.83%) DB2
7 4 (16.67%) Automation Testing
8 3 (12.50%) Kanban
8 3 (12.50%) Internet
8 3 (12.50%) Mainframe
9 2 (8.33%) Selenium
9 2 (8.33%) Data Analysis
9 2 (8.33%) Automated Testing
9 2 (8.33%) Performance Testing
9 2 (8.33%) C#
9 2 (8.33%) Java
10 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
10 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
10 1 (4.17%) Linux
10 1 (4.17%) SLA
10 1 (4.17%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (4.17%) Rational Robot

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 3 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (4.17%) Wireshark
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Selenium
2 1 (4.17%) TestComplete
2 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.17%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (4.17%) Rational Robot
2 1 (4.17%) SilkTest
General
1 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Tester
2 12 (50.00%) Software Tester
3 8 (33.33%) Analyst
3 8 (33.33%) Test Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Test Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Software Test Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Web Tester
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Software Tester
6 2 (8.33%) Automated Test Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Tester
6 2 (8.33%) Manual Tester
7 1 (4.17%) QA Tester
7 1 (4.17%) Lead Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.17%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 8 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 6 (25.00%) Scrum
4 5 (20.83%) Test Strategy
5 4 (16.67%) Automation Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Kanban
7 2 (8.33%) Data Analysis
7 2 (8.33%) Automated Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Performance Testing
8 1 (4.17%) Web Testing
8 1 (4.17%) Risk Analysis
8 1 (4.17%) Regression Testing
8 1 (4.17%) Test Automation
8 1 (4.17%) System Testing
8 1 (4.17%) Agile Testing
8 1 (4.17%) Functional Testing
8 1 (4.17%) Non-Functional Testing
8 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) C#
2 2 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) ISEB
2 8 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 6 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Oracle