The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manual Testing
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 62 56 63
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 3 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.58% 0.72% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 0.79% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 5
Median salary £32,500 £34,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.79% +15.00%
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 Tyne and Wear region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
424 378 433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 82.33% 90.21% 87.47%
Number of salaries quoted 355 339 379
Median salary £36,750 £40,000 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.12% +1.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of job ads across the Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Manual Testing
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manual Testing within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 23 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -1 2 £33,750 +2.27%
Sunderland - 1 £26,000 -
Manual Testing
North East

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 23 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) QA
2 5 (71.43%) Selenium
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
4 3 (42.86%) Android
4 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
4 3 (42.86%) Apple iOS
4 3 (42.86%) High Availability
4 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (42.86%) Cucumber
4 3 (42.86%) BDD
4 3 (42.86%) Functional Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Automation Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Coaching
4 3 (42.86%) Appium
4 3 (42.86%) Mobile First
4 3 (42.86%) Java
4 3 (42.86%) OOP
4 3 (42.86%) Sun
4 3 (42.86%) ISEB
4 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Mobile Games
4 3 (42.86%) Games
4 3 (42.86%) Online Games
4 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
4 3 (42.86%) Ruby
4 3 (42.86%) Refactoring
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 1 (14.29%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Selenium
2 3 (42.86%) Appium
2 3 (42.86%) Cucumber
2 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (42.86%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Developer in Test
1 3 (42.86%) QA Automation Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) QA Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) QA Test Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Test Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Test Automation Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Test Automation Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Test Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Test Lead
3 1 (14.29%) QA Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) QA Automation Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) QA Automation Tester
3 1 (14.29%) QA Manual Tester
3 1 (14.29%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) QA Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Web Applications Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Mobile Games
1 3 (42.86%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Android
1 3 (42.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
3 3 (42.86%) Automation Testing
3 3 (42.86%) BDD
3 3 (42.86%) Coaching
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (42.86%) Functional Testing
3 3 (42.86%) High Availability
3 3 (42.86%) Mobile First
3 3 (42.86%) OOP
3 3 (42.86%) Refactoring
3 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 1 (14.29%) SDLC
5 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) Ruby
3 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) ISEB
1 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Sun
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