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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 80 89 100
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +11
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 29 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.33% 1.39% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.66% 1.57% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 28 17 10
Median salary £40,000 £29,000 £29,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.93% -0.85%
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
1092 1085 1145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 87.78% 89.01% 82.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1000 956 990
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £65,000 £55,800
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 3 May 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 3 May 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
Chichester - 14 £40,000 - 1
Burgess Hill - 3 £35,000 -
Crawley - 2 £32,500 -
Gatwick - 1 £35,000 -
Manual Testing
South East

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 3 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 34 (61.82%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (60.00%) Selenium
3 30 (54.55%) Automated Testing
4 29 (52.73%) QA
5 26 (47.27%) Functional Testing
6 23 (41.82%) SDLC
7 22 (40.00%) C#
8 21 (38.18%) .NET
9 20 (36.36%) SQL Server
9 20 (36.36%) ASP.NET
10 19 (34.55%) PostgreSQL
11 18 (32.73%) Regression Testing
12 17 (30.91%) MVC
12 17 (30.91%) NUnit
12 17 (30.91%) SQL
12 17 (30.91%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 17 (30.91%) ASP.NET MVC
13 16 (29.09%) WCF
13 16 (29.09%) ASP.NET Web API
14 15 (27.27%) TDD
15 14 (25.45%) Java
15 14 (25.45%) RAD
15 14 (25.45%) System Integration Testing
15 14 (25.45%) Unit Testing
15 14 (25.45%) Integration Testing
15 14 (25.45%) Waterfall
16 13 (23.64%) HP Quality Center
16 13 (23.64%) User Stories
16 13 (23.64%) HP
17 12 (21.82%) Software 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 12 (21.82%) ColdFusion
2 6 (10.91%) IIS
3 4 (7.27%) CICS
Applications
1 12 (21.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 19 (34.55%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (5.45%) DB2
Development Applications
1 33 (60.00%) Selenium
2 17 (30.91%) NUnit
3 4 (7.27%) JUnit
4 1 (1.82%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.82%) JMeter
4 1 (1.82%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.82%) Maven
4 1 (1.82%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (1.82%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.82%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (5.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (65.45%) Analyst
1 36 (65.45%) Test Analyst
2 22 (40.00%) Tester
3 21 (38.18%) QA Engineer
3 21 (38.18%) QA Tester
4 13 (23.64%) QA Test Engineer
4 13 (23.64%) Test Engineer
5 12 (21.82%) QA Analyst
5 12 (21.82%) QA Test Analyst
6 10 (18.18%) Web Analyst
6 10 (18.18%) Web Engineer
6 10 (18.18%) Web Test Analyst
6 10 (18.18%) Web Tester
7 9 (16.36%) Senior Analyst
7 9 (16.36%) Senior Test Analyst
8 6 (10.91%) Junior
8 6 (10.91%) Junior Analyst
8 6 (10.91%) Junior Test Analyst
8 6 (10.91%) Manual Test Analyst
9 4 (7.27%) Agile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (38.18%) .NET
2 20 (36.36%) ASP.NET
3 17 (30.91%) ASP.NET MVC
3 17 (30.91%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 16 (29.09%) ASP.NET Web API
4 16 (29.09%) WCF
5 10 (18.18%) Web Services
6 3 (5.45%) Oracle ADF
6 3 (5.45%) XML
6 3 (5.45%) XML Schema
7 2 (3.64%) CSS
7 2 (3.64%) HTML
7 2 (3.64%) HTML5
8 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 1 (1.82%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.82%) Java EE
8 1 (1.82%) REST
8 1 (1.82%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) Computer Science
1 4 (7.27%) Mainframe
1 4 (7.27%) VSAM
2 1 (1.82%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.82%) Linux
1 1 (1.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (61.82%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (54.55%) Automated Testing
3 26 (47.27%) Functional Testing
4 23 (41.82%) SDLC
5 18 (32.73%) Regression Testing
6 17 (30.91%) MVC
7 15 (27.27%) TDD
8 14 (25.45%) Integration Testing
8 14 (25.45%) RAD
8 14 (25.45%) System Integration Testing
8 14 (25.45%) Unit Testing
8 14 (25.45%) Waterfall
9 13 (23.64%) User Stories
10 12 (21.82%) Software Testing
10 12 (21.82%) Web Development
11 10 (18.18%) Compatibility Testing
12 6 (10.91%) Performance Testing
13 5 (9.09%) Test Scripting
14 3 (5.45%) Test Management
14 3 (5.45%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (40.00%) C#
2 17 (30.91%) SQL
3 14 (25.45%) Java
4 12 (21.82%) PHP
5 4 (7.27%) COBOL
5 4 (7.27%) JCL
6 1 (1.82%) C++
6 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (14.55%) ISEB
1 8 (14.55%) ISTQB
2 4 (7.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (52.73%) QA
Systems Management
1 13 (23.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (23.64%) HP
2 6 (10.91%) Oracle
3 3 (5.45%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.45%) Pega
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