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

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 106 87 99
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +12
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 3 22 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.22% 1.93% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 2.18% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3 22 14
Median salary £35,000 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -21.42%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
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
1184 1007 1136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 88.23% 88.18% 85.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1106 875 1011
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £62,500 £60,000
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 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
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 28 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manual Testing within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 July 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 - 2 £35,000 -
Burgess Hill - 1 £60,000 -
Manual Testing
South East

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 28 (84.85%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (51.52%) PostgreSQL
2 17 (51.52%) Selenium
3 16 (48.48%) QA
4 15 (45.45%) NUnit
4 15 (45.45%) Automated Testing
4 15 (45.45%) C#
4 15 (45.45%) .NET
4 15 (45.45%) ASP.NET
4 15 (45.45%) Functional Testing
4 15 (45.45%) SDLC
5 14 (42.42%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 14 (42.42%) ASP.NET Web API
5 14 (42.42%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (42.42%) Regression Testing
5 14 (42.42%) MVC
5 14 (42.42%) WCF
6 13 (39.39%) Unit Testing
6 13 (39.39%) Integration Testing
6 13 (39.39%) TDD
6 13 (39.39%) RAD
6 13 (39.39%) Waterfall
6 13 (39.39%) User Stories
6 13 (39.39%) System Integration Testing
7 11 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
7 11 (33.33%) HP
7 11 (33.33%) Java
8 9 (27.27%) Web Services
8 9 (27.27%) Compatibility Testing
9 8 (24.24%) Oracle

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 (12.12%) CICS
1 4 (12.12%) IIS
2 2 (6.06%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (51.52%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
3 3 (9.09%) DB2
Development Applications
1 17 (51.52%) Selenium
2 15 (45.45%) NUnit
3 2 (6.06%) JUnit
4 1 (3.03%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (6.06%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (57.58%) Analyst
1 19 (57.58%) Test Analyst
2 11 (33.33%) QA Engineer
3 9 (27.27%) Senior Analyst
3 9 (27.27%) Senior Test Analyst
4 8 (24.24%) QA Tester
4 8 (24.24%) Tester
5 5 (15.15%) QA Test Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Test Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Agile Tester
6 4 (12.12%) Junior
6 4 (12.12%) Junior Analyst
6 4 (12.12%) Junior Test Analyst
7 3 (9.09%) GUI Tester
7 3 (9.09%) Java Engineer
7 3 (9.09%) Systems Tester
8 2 (6.06%) QA Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) QA Test Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) Software Test Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (45.45%) .NET
1 15 (45.45%) ASP.NET
2 14 (42.42%) ASP.NET MVC
2 14 (42.42%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 14 (42.42%) ASP.NET Web API
2 14 (42.42%) WCF
3 9 (27.27%) Web Services
4 3 (9.09%) Oracle ADF
5 1 (3.03%) XML
5 1 (3.03%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Mainframe
1 4 (12.12%) VSAM
2 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (84.85%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (45.45%) Automated Testing
2 15 (45.45%) Functional Testing
2 15 (45.45%) SDLC
3 14 (42.42%) MVC
3 14 (42.42%) Regression Testing
4 13 (39.39%) Integration Testing
4 13 (39.39%) RAD
4 13 (39.39%) System Integration Testing
4 13 (39.39%) TDD
4 13 (39.39%) Unit Testing
4 13 (39.39%) User Stories
4 13 (39.39%) Waterfall
5 9 (27.27%) Compatibility Testing
6 6 (18.18%) Performance Testing
7 2 (6.06%) Load Testing
7 2 (6.06%) Software Testing
7 2 (6.06%) Test Scripting
7 2 (6.06%) Web Development
8 1 (3.03%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (45.45%) C#
2 11 (33.33%) Java
3 5 (15.15%) SQL
4 4 (12.12%) COBOL
4 4 (12.12%) JCL
5 2 (6.06%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) ISEB
1 5 (15.15%) ISTQB
2 2 (6.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (48.48%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) HP
2 8 (24.24%) Oracle
3 3 (9.09%) Pega