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

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 56 64 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.41% 0.20% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.24% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Median salary £50,000 £27,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+81.81% -
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
407 409 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 82.89% 82.13% 85.81%
Number of salaries quoted 339 285 399
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £34,066 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

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

1 8 (88.89%) Java
1 8 (88.89%) PL/SQL
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle
1 8 (88.89%) Unix
1 8 (88.89%) HP UFT
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle Database
2 7 (77.78%) Automated Testing
3 6 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 6 (66.67%) QA
3 6 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (66.67%) Regression Testing
3 6 (66.67%) Functional Testing
4 5 (55.56%) Finance
4 5 (55.56%) IBM
5 4 (44.44%) Telnet
5 4 (44.44%) Project Management
5 4 (44.44%) Toad
5 4 (44.44%) SSH
5 4 (44.44%) Defect Management
5 4 (44.44%) PuTTY
6 3 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
6 3 (33.33%) Cucumber
6 3 (33.33%) Selenium
6 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
7 2 (22.22%) Test Management
7 2 (22.22%) V-Model
7 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
7 2 (22.22%) HP
7 2 (22.22%) Shell Script

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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) PuTTY
1 4 (44.44%) SSH
1 4 (44.44%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) HP UFT
2 4 (44.44%) Toad
3 3 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 3 (33.33%) Selenium
4 2 (22.22%) JIRA
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Analyst
1 7 (77.78%) Test Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) Senior Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Tester
3 2 (22.22%) Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Finance Systems Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Manual Test Analyst
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Unix
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Automated Testing
2 6 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 6 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 6 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Defect Management
3 4 (44.44%) Project Management
4 3 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
4 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
5 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
5 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
5 2 (22.22%) Test Management
5 2 (22.22%) V-Model
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (11.11%) SDLC
6 1 (11.11%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Java
1 8 (88.89%) PL/SQL
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle
2 5 (55.56%) IBM
3 2 (22.22%) HP
Watford, Hertfordshire
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