The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Nottinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manual Testing
Rank 102 96 90
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 3 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.25% 0.37% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.43% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 8
Average salary £36,250 £40,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.49% +11.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £34,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £42,050 £39,300
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -3.03%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
935 928 954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 79.17% 85.69% 75.83%
Number of salaries quoted 713 795 825
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Manual Testing
East Midlands

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
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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +4 3 £36,250 -10.49%
Manual Testing
East Midlands

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 7 (53.85%) QA
2 6 (46.15%) Degree
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
4 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
4 4 (30.77%) NHS
4 4 (30.77%) Windows
4 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
4 4 (30.77%) Test Scripting
5 3 (23.08%) Software Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Finance
6 2 (15.38%) Scrum
6 2 (15.38%) DB2
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle
6 2 (15.38%) ISEB
7 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
7 1 (7.69%) V-Model
7 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
7 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
7 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
7 1 (7.69%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (7.69%) Internet
7 1 (7.69%) Mainframe
7 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (7.69%) Cisco
7 1 (7.69%) Linux
7 1 (7.69%) MS Office
7 1 (7.69%) ITIL
7 1 (7.69%) Telecoms

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) DB2
3 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Tester
2 6 (46.15%) Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) Software Tester
3 5 (38.46%) QA Analyst
4 4 (30.77%) QA Tester
5 2 (15.38%) Manual Tester
5 2 (15.38%) Test Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Web Tester
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Web Tester
6 1 (7.69%) Agile Tester
6 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
6 1 (7.69%) QA Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Tester
6 1 (7.69%) QA Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
1 4 (30.77%) NHS
2 1 (7.69%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Test Scripting
2 3 (23.08%) Software Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
4 1 (7.69%) V-Model
4 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
4 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco