Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for Manual Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Manual Testing over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Manual Testing
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 95 84
Rank change year-on-year +1 -11 +28
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 14 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 1.23% 1.45% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.46% 1.69% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 4
Basingstoke median annual salary £42,500 £33,500 £26,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.87% +25.23% -34.76%
10th Percentile £31,750 £29,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £47,000 £35,000 £36,000
Hampshire median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% -5.88% +3.66%

Manual Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Basingstoke
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 961 885 765
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 84.22% 85.59% 89.79%
Number of salaries quoted 869 800 597
Basingstoke median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +8.43%
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,250 £26,544
90th Percentile £69,000 £60,350 £62,500
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% +1.19%

Manual Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings citing Manual Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

Job vacancy trend for Manual Testing in Basingstoke

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Salary trend for Manual Testing in Basingstoke

Manual Testing
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Manual Testing in Basingstoke over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Manual Testing in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 12 (85.71%) Selenium
1 12 (85.71%) WebDriver
2 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (64.29%) Test Automation
4 8 (57.14%) QA
5 3 (21.43%) SoapUI
5 3 (21.43%) C#
6 2 (14.29%) .NET
6 2 (14.29%) SQL
6 2 (14.29%) TDD
6 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Secure Coding
7 1 (7.14%) SOLID
7 1 (7.14%) Domain-Driven Design
7 1 (7.14%) SpecFlow
7 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
7 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (7.14%) Degree
7 1 (7.14%) JSON
7 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
7 1 (7.14%) Ajax
7 1 (7.14%) jQuery
7 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
7 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
7 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (7.14%) Git (software)

Manual Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (85.71%) Selenium
1 12 (85.71%) WebDriver
2 3 (21.43%) SoapUI
3 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.14%) SpecFlow
3 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) QA Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) QA Automation Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Test Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Developer
5 1 (7.14%) QA Test Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) Ajax
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) jQuery
2 1 (7.14%) JSON
2 1 (7.14%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) Test Automation
3 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 2 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
4 1 (7.14%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (7.14%) MVC
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) Secure Coding
4 1 (7.14%) SOLID
4 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) C++
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (57.14%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft