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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 71 77 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.37% 0.33% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Median salary £43,250 £24,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+78.35% -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Manual Testing
North East

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
466 492 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 86.94% 81.86% 80.92%
Number of salaries quoted 407 398 418
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,232
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,299 £46,983 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Manual Testing Salary Histogram 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 6 May 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +3 2 £43,250 +78.35% 1
Manual Testing
North East

Manual Testing
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

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

1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (66.67%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum

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:

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Automation Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Manual Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Tester
2 1 (33.33%) QA Automation Tester
2 1 (33.33%) QA Manager
2 1 (33.33%) QA Manual Tester
2 1 (33.33%) QA Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Software Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Web Automation Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Web Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
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