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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manual Testing
Rank 93 104 109
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +5
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 16 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.38% 0.76% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.58% 0.91% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 5
Average salary £27,500 £33,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.51% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,400 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £40,000 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +4.68%
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
1011 1097 1072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 86.93% 82.98% 76.85%
Number of salaries quoted 888 986 871
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Manual Testing Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Manual Testing
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manual Testing within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Haywards Heath - 7 £27,500 -
Horsham - 7 £25,000 -
Crawley -4 1 £27,500 -15.38% 1
Manual Testing
South East

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex region citing Manual Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Manual Testing.

1 25 (86.21%) Test Scripting
2 23 (79.31%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (79.31%) Automated Testing
3 15 (51.72%) QA
4 13 (44.83%) Selenium
5 12 (41.38%) Requirements Analysis
6 11 (37.93%) Java
7 10 (34.48%) PHP
7 10 (34.48%) Automation Testing
7 10 (34.48%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (31.03%) SQL
8 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
8 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
8 9 (31.03%) Regression Testing
9 8 (27.59%) Finance
9 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
9 8 (27.59%) T-SQL
9 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 7 (24.14%) Project Planning
10 7 (24.14%) Degree
10 7 (24.14%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (24.14%) .NET
10 7 (24.14%) IIS
10 7 (24.14%) C#
10 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET
10 7 (24.14%) Windows
10 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (24.14%) Project Management
11 5 (17.24%) Software Testing
11 5 (17.24%) Open Source

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex region citing Manual Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Manual Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (24.14%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
2 7 (24.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (44.83%) Selenium
2 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (6.90%) SilkTest
4 1 (3.45%) Rational Functional Tester
4 1 (3.45%) TestDirector
4 1 (3.45%) HP UFT
General
1 8 (27.59%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Analyst
1 15 (51.72%) Test Analyst
2 13 (44.83%) Test Engineer
3 11 (37.93%) QA Engineer
4 10 (34.48%) QA Analyst
5 8 (27.59%) Software Tester
5 8 (27.59%) Tester
6 2 (6.90%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Test Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Quality Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) .NET
1 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET
2 2 (6.90%) CSS
2 2 (6.90%) jQuery
2 2 (6.90%) HTML5
2 2 (6.90%) Gherkin
2 2 (6.90%) HTML
3 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.79%) User Experience
3 2 (6.90%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Windows
1 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (6.90%) UNIX
2 2 (6.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (86.21%) Test Scripting
2 23 (79.31%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (79.31%) Automated Testing
3 12 (41.38%) Requirements Analysis
4 10 (34.48%) Automation Testing
5 9 (31.03%) Regression Testing
6 7 (24.14%) Project Management
6 7 (24.14%) Project Planning
7 5 (17.24%) Software Testing
7 5 (17.24%) Open Source
8 4 (13.79%) SDLC
9 3 (10.34%) User Stories
9 3 (10.34%) Test Management
10 2 (6.90%) BDD
10 2 (6.90%) UX Design
10 2 (6.90%) Test Strategy
10 2 (6.90%) Functional Testing
10 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
10 2 (6.90%) Usability Testing
10 2 (6.90%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) Java
2 10 (34.48%) PHP
3 9 (31.03%) SQL
4 8 (27.59%) T-SQL
5 7 (24.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) Degree
2 4 (13.79%) ISEB
3 2 (6.90%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (51.72%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) VirtualBox
1 2 (6.90%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) Apple
3 2 (6.90%) Google
4 1 (3.45%) HP
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