The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manual Testing
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 72 83 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.31% 0.14% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Median salary £36,250 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.70% -
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 Southampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
542 608 695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 83.77% 83.40% 86.66%
Number of salaries quoted 452 557 566
Median salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton 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 Southampton

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Southampton

Manual Testing
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Web Testing

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Software Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Software Test Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Junior
2 2 (50.00%) Software Tester
2 2 (50.00%) Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Junior QA Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Junior Software Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Junior Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Junior Test Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Junior Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Tester
3 1 (25.00%) QA Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) QA Test Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago