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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 78 98 88
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -10
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 23 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 2.00% 1.01% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.34% 1.14% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 23 14 16
Median salary £45,000 £28,750 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+56.52% +10.57%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £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
982 1224 984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 85.32% 88.25% 84.97%
Number of salaries quoted 835 960 768
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £51,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Nottinghamshire region citing Manual Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manual Testing within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +20 23 £45,000 +56.52%
Manual Testing
East Midlands

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT jobs citing Manual Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 23 (71.88%) QA
2 22 (68.75%) Automated Testing
3 16 (50.00%) SDLC
4 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (43.75%) Software Engineering
5 14 (43.75%) Release Management
6 13 (40.63%) DevOps
7 7 (21.88%) SQL
7 7 (21.88%) ISEB
7 7 (21.88%) ISTQB
8 6 (18.75%) Finance
9 5 (15.63%) XML
9 5 (15.63%) Selenium
9 5 (15.63%) Automation Testing
10 4 (12.50%) Test Scripting
10 4 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (12.50%) Software Testing
10 4 (12.50%) XSD
10 4 (12.50%) Scrum
11 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
11 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
11 3 (9.38%) Integration Testing
11 3 (9.38%) Test Management
11 3 (9.38%) Line Management
11 3 (9.38%) System Integration Testing
12 2 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
12 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
12 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
12 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
12 2 (6.25%) Waterfall

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Selenium
2 2 (6.25%) Cucumber
2 2 (6.25%) JIRA
3 1 (3.13%) Appium
3 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.13%) JMeter
3 1 (3.13%) Maven
3 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.13%) TestComplete
General
1 6 (18.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Analyst
2 9 (28.13%) QA Specialist
2 9 (28.13%) Test Analyst
3 8 (25.00%) Release Management Specialist
4 6 (18.75%) QA Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 5 (15.63%) Test Specialist
6 3 (9.38%) QA Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) QA Leader
6 3 (9.38%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Systems Test Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Test Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) QA Test Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Senior QA Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Senior QA Test Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Software Tester
7 2 (6.25%) Tester
8 1 (3.13%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) XML
2 4 (12.50%) XSD
3 2 (6.25%) .NET
4 1 (3.13%) Gherkin
4 1 (3.13%) REST
4 1 (3.13%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.25%) IBM Mainframe
1 2 (6.25%) Mainframe
1 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.13%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Unix
2 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (68.75%) Automated Testing
2 16 (50.00%) SDLC
3 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (43.75%) Release Management
4 14 (43.75%) Software Engineering
5 13 (40.63%) DevOps
6 5 (15.63%) Automation Testing
7 4 (12.50%) Scrum
7 4 (12.50%) Software Testing
7 4 (12.50%) Test Scripting
8 3 (9.38%) Integration Testing
8 3 (9.38%) Line Management
8 3 (9.38%) System Integration Testing
8 3 (9.38%) Test Management
9 2 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
9 2 (6.25%) Regression Testing
9 2 (6.25%) Waterfall
10 1 (3.13%) Change Management
10 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) C#
3 1 (3.13%) Groovy
3 1 (3.13%) Java
3 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) ISEB
1 7 (21.88%) ISTQB
2 4 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (71.88%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) IBM