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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manual Testing
South West / Somerset
Rank 56 71 63
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -8
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 17 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.75% 0.49% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.00% 0.55% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 1
Median salary £38,750 £37,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.72% -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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
567 543 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 91.75% 88.73% 89.59%
Number of salaries quoted 474 456 384
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 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
Bath - 11 £32,500 - 1
Street - 5 £40,000 -
Manual Testing
South West

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 12 (50.00%) Selenium
2 10 (41.67%) SDLC
3 9 (37.50%) JIRA
4 8 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (29.17%) Jenkins
5 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (29.17%) Java
5 7 (29.17%) Automated Testing
6 6 (25.00%) QA
6 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
7 5 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (20.83%) BDD
7 5 (20.83%) Unit Testing
7 5 (20.83%) Test Scripting
7 5 (20.83%) Groovy
7 5 (20.83%) Windows
7 5 (20.83%) Linux
7 5 (20.83%) ISEB
7 5 (20.83%) JUnit
7 5 (20.83%) JMeter
7 5 (20.83%) Data Management
7 5 (20.83%) ISTQB
7 5 (20.83%) Scrum
7 5 (20.83%) Test Planning
7 5 (20.83%) Spock
7 5 (20.83%) Geb
7 5 (20.83%) Travis CI
8 3 (12.50%) Integration Testing
8 3 (12.50%) Test 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:

Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 12 (50.00%) Selenium
2 9 (37.50%) JIRA
3 7 (29.17%) Jenkins
4 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 5 (20.83%) Geb
5 5 (20.83%) JMeter
5 5 (20.83%) JUnit
5 5 (20.83%) Spock
5 5 (20.83%) Travis CI
6 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
6 2 (8.33%) Zephyr
7 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
7 1 (4.17%) Gradle
7 1 (4.17%) Maven
7 1 (4.17%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (8.33%) Banking
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Advertising
2 1 (4.17%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Analyst
1 11 (45.83%) Test Analyst
2 10 (41.67%) Test Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Software Test Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Web Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Automation Tester
5 3 (12.50%) Manual Test Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Tester
6 1 (4.17%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Integration Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Integration Test Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Junior
6 1 (4.17%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Junior Test Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) QA Tester
6 1 (4.17%) Senior QA Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Test Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) CSS
1 1 (4.17%) Gherkin
1 1 (4.17%) HTML
1 1 (4.17%) jQuery
1 1 (4.17%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Linux
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Android
2 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) SDLC
2 8 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (29.17%) Automated Testing
4 5 (20.83%) BDD
4 5 (20.83%) Data Management
4 5 (20.83%) Scrum
4 5 (20.83%) Test Planning
4 5 (20.83%) Test Scripting
4 5 (20.83%) Unit Testing
5 3 (12.50%) Automation Testing
5 3 (12.50%) Coaching
5 3 (12.50%) Integration Testing
5 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 3 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 2 (8.33%) Change Management
6 2 (8.33%) Defect Tracking
6 2 (8.33%) Regression Testing
6 2 (8.33%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) Java
2 5 (20.83%) Groovy
3 1 (4.17%) C#
3 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) ISEB
1 5 (20.83%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) QA
Somerset
Talent International
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Posted: 7 days ago