The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 108 80 96
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +16
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 1 32 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.074% 2.55% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.085% 2.94% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1 30 13
Median salary £35,000 £35,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.70% +0.71%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Manual Testing
South 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 West Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1180 1087 1081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 87.67% 86.75% 86.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1089 945 948
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £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 West Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the West Sussex 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 West Sussex

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in West Sussex

Manual Testing
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manual Testing within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
Gatwick - 1 £35,000 -
Manual Testing
South East

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 23 (92.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (52.00%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (52.00%) QA
3 12 (48.00%) Unit Testing
3 12 (48.00%) Integration Testing
3 12 (48.00%) Automated Testing
3 12 (48.00%) Waterfall
3 12 (48.00%) Functional Testing
3 12 (48.00%) User Stories
3 12 (48.00%) Regression Testing
3 12 (48.00%) TDD
3 12 (48.00%) RAD
3 12 (48.00%) System Integration Testing
3 12 (48.00%) SDLC
4 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET
4 11 (44.00%) C#
4 11 (44.00%) .NET
4 11 (44.00%) NUnit
4 11 (44.00%) Selenium
5 10 (40.00%) WCF
5 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 10 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
5 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (40.00%) MVC
5 10 (40.00%) Java
5 10 (40.00%) HP
6 8 (32.00%) Web Services
6 8 (32.00%) Oracle
6 8 (32.00%) Compatibility Testing

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 4 (16.00%) CICS
1 4 (16.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (52.00%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (12.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 11 (44.00%) NUnit
1 11 (44.00%) Selenium
2 2 (8.00%) JUnit
3 1 (4.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Analyst
1 12 (48.00%) Test Analyst
2 9 (36.00%) Senior Analyst
2 9 (36.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 8 (32.00%) QA Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) QA Tester
4 5 (20.00%) Tester
5 3 (12.00%) Agile Tester
5 3 (12.00%) QA Test Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Test Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) GUI Tester
6 2 (8.00%) Java Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Software Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Software Test Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Systems Tester
7 1 (4.00%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Lead Test Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) QA Manager
7 1 (4.00%) QA Test Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (44.00%) .NET
1 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET
2 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 10 (40.00%) WCF
3 8 (32.00%) Web Services
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Mainframe
1 4 (16.00%) VSAM
2 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (92.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (48.00%) Automated Testing
2 12 (48.00%) Functional Testing
2 12 (48.00%) Integration Testing
2 12 (48.00%) RAD
2 12 (48.00%) Regression Testing
2 12 (48.00%) SDLC
2 12 (48.00%) System Integration Testing
2 12 (48.00%) TDD
2 12 (48.00%) Unit Testing
2 12 (48.00%) User Stories
2 12 (48.00%) Waterfall
3 10 (40.00%) MVC
4 8 (32.00%) Compatibility Testing
5 6 (24.00%) Performance Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Load Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.00%) Test Automation
7 1 (4.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) C#
2 10 (40.00%) Java
3 4 (16.00%) COBOL
3 4 (16.00%) JCL
4 2 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) ISEB
1 5 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (8.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (52.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) HP
2 8 (32.00%) Oracle
3 2 (8.00%) Pega