The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 67 74 67
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 6 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.01% 0.48% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 0.55% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 7
Median salary £33,750 £26,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.35% -28.37%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Manual Testing
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
522 543 593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 87.44% 86.19% 87.85%
Number of salaries quoted 414 481 504
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of job ads across the Somerset 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 Somerset

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Somerset

Manual Testing
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Manual Testing Salary Histogram in Somerset

Manual Testing
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manual Testing within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
Bath +9 4 £35,000 +40.00% 1
Manual Testing
South West

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 6 (42.86%) QA
2 5 (35.71%) Selenium
2 5 (35.71%) ISEB
3 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Automated Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Degree
3 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 4 (28.57%) SDLC
4 3 (21.43%) Functional Testing
4 3 (21.43%) BDD
4 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
4 3 (21.43%) C#
4 3 (21.43%) Regression Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) SQL
5 2 (14.29%) Windows
5 2 (14.29%) WebDriver
5 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 2 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Automation Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Test Planning
5 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 2 (14.29%) Coaching
5 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (14.29%) QA Automation

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Selenium
2 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
3 2 (14.29%) WebDriver
4 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
4 1 (7.14%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (7.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Analyst
1 9 (64.29%) Test Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Software Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Software Test Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) QA Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) QA Automation Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Test Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Junior
5 1 (7.14%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Junior Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) QA Test Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) SAP Manager
5 1 (7.14%) SAP Test Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Senior QA Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Android
2 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (28.57%) Automated Testing
1 4 (28.57%) SDLC
1 4 (28.57%) Software Testing
1 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
2 3 (21.43%) BDD
2 3 (21.43%) Functional Testing
2 3 (21.43%) Regression Testing
2 3 (21.43%) Scrum
3 2 (14.29%) Automation Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Coaching
3 2 (14.29%) Exploratory Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 2 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (14.29%) QA Automation
3 2 (14.29%) Test Planning
3 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.14%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) ISEB
2 4 (28.57%) Degree
3 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) SAP