The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rickmansworth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manual Testing
Rank 29 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 2.50% 2.78% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.78% 3.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Average salary £43,500 £46,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.94% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +4.68%
Manual Testing
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Rickmansworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
144 64 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 90.00% 88.89% 89.47%
Number of salaries quoted 131 56 69
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £29,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £78,700 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

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

Manual Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

Manual Testing
Salary Histogram in Rickmansworth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Rickmansworth region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Manual Testing Salary Histogram in Rickmansworth

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 (100.00%) MS Office
1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) ISEB
1 7 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 7 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
1 7 (100.00%) QA
1 7 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 7 (100.00%) System Testing
1 7 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 7 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (85.71%) Selenium
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) Project Management
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
3 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
3 4 (57.14%) JIRA
3 4 (57.14%) Time Management
3 4 (57.14%) Java
4 3 (42.86%) Banking
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) IBM
5 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 1 (14.29%) Cucumber

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth 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.

Applications
1 7 (100.00%) MS Office
2 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) HP UFT
2 6 (85.71%) Selenium
3 4 (57.14%) JIRA
4 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Analyst
1 7 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 7 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 7 (100.00%) Senior Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 7 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 7 (100.00%) System Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 6 (85.71%) Project Management
3 4 (57.14%) Time Management
3 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) ISEB
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
1 7 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) IBM