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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manual Tester
UK / Scotland
Rank 127 148 156
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Manual Tester 5 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.22% 0.035% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.036% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

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
2154 2759 2822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.95% 95.43% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1376 1813 1875
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 17 January 2017. 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 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
Edinburgh - 5 £37,500 -
Manual Tester
UK

Manual Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 5 (62.50%) ISEB
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Python
2 4 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) SDLC
4 2 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
4 2 (25.00%) CREST Certified
4 2 (25.00%) Security Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (25.00%) C
4 2 (25.00%) Ruby
4 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (25.00%) C++
4 2 (25.00%) VB
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) Solaris
4 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Solaris
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
3 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) Security Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Data Management
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (37.50%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) C
3 2 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (25.00%) Ruby
3 2 (25.00%) VB
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) ISEB
2 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) CREST Certified
3 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) HP