The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 53 74 80
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +6
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 5 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.03% 0.56% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 0.64% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 1
Median salary £70,000 £27,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+154.54% -37.50%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Manual Testing
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
403 472 550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 83.26% 88.06% 88.28%
Number of salaries quoted 345 340 409
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £67,500
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 Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford 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 Watford

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Watford

Manual Testing
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Watford region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Manual Testing Salary Histogram in Watford

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Watford region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 9 (90.00%) HP UFT
2 8 (80.00%) Automated Testing
3 7 (70.00%) Functional Testing
4 6 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database
4 6 (60.00%) Finance
4 6 (60.00%) Java
4 6 (60.00%) PL/SQL
4 6 (60.00%) SQL
4 6 (60.00%) Oracle
4 6 (60.00%) Unix
5 4 (40.00%) Regression Testing
5 4 (40.00%) Telnet
5 4 (40.00%) Project Management
5 4 (40.00%) Toad
5 4 (40.00%) IBM
5 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
5 4 (40.00%) QA
5 4 (40.00%) Selenium
5 4 (40.00%) PuTTY
5 4 (40.00%) SSH
5 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
6 3 (30.00%) BDD
6 3 (30.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
6 3 (30.00%) JIRA
6 3 (30.00%) Confluence
6 3 (30.00%) People Management
6 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
6 3 (30.00%) Test Management

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 3 (30.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) PuTTY
1 4 (40.00%) SSH
1 4 (40.00%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) HP UFT
2 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (40.00%) Selenium
2 4 (40.00%) Toad
3 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (30.00%) JIRA
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Portfolio Manager
3 3 (30.00%) Portfolio Test Manager
3 3 (30.00%) Test Manager
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Tester
4 2 (20.00%) Tester
5 1 (10.00%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Finance Systems Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Manual Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Automated Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Functional Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Project Management
3 4 (40.00%) Regression Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) BDD
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (30.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (30.00%) People Management
4 3 (30.00%) Scrum
4 3 (30.00%) TDD
4 3 (30.00%) Test Management
4 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
5 2 (20.00%) Defect Management
5 2 (20.00%) Virtual Team Management
5 2 (20.00%) V-Model
6 1 (10.00%) Defect Tracking
6 1 (10.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
1 6 (60.00%) PL/SQL
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) IBM
3 3 (30.00%) HP