The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Manual Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Tester
Rank 156 159 168
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Manual Tester 3 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.11% 0.032% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.034% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 11
Median salary £22,500 £36,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-38.35% +17.74%
UK excluding London median salary £33,750 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Manual Tester
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2691 2952 3728
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.63% 95.47% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1623 1868 2447
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Manual Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region that featured Manual Tester in the job title.

Manual Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Manual Tester
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Manual Tester Salary Trend in Scotland

Manual Tester
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manual Tester within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Glasgow - 2 - -
Edinburgh +6 1 £22,500 -38.35%
Manual Tester
UK

Manual Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, Manual Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region featuring Manual Tester in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (50.00%) VSAM
2 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 2 (50.00%) CICS
2 2 (50.00%) JCL
2 2 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) COBOL
2 2 (50.00%) DB2
2 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (50.00%) CGI
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) HTTP
3 1 (25.00%) IIS
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Telerik
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience

Manual Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) CICS
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) DB2
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) CGI
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (50.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (50.00%) VSAM
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) COBOL
1 2 (50.00%) JCL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Telerik