Period
to 24 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth 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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Manual Testing
Dorset > Bournemouth
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 57 94
Rank change year-on-year -28 +37 +9
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 7 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth 0.91% 0.27% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 0.30% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Bournemouth median annual salary £41,000 - £38,750
10th Percentile £34,400 - £31,875
90th Percentile £48,350 - £50,625
Dorset median annual salary £41,000 £38,750 £38,750
% change year-on-year +5.81% - +10.71%

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 Bournemouth with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bournemouth
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 716 331 723
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth 92.75% 88.03% 91.63%
Number of salaries quoted 611 281 500
Bournemouth median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £28,000 £25,750 £24,988
90th Percentile £57,500 £61,250 £55,000
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

Manual Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Bournemouth

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

Job vacancy trend for Manual Testing in Bournemouth

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

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

Salary trend for Manual Testing in Bournemouth

Manual Testing
Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Manual Testing in Bournemouth over the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Manual Testing in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 24 May 2018, IT jobs citing Manual Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bournemouth region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 7 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (85.71%) DevOps
2 6 (85.71%) AngularJS
2 6 (85.71%) Jenkins
2 6 (85.71%) API Testing
2 6 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) Regression Testing
2 6 (85.71%) JMeter
2 6 (85.71%) ISEB
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
2 6 (85.71%) JIRA
2 6 (85.71%) QA
2 6 (85.71%) Selenium
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) SpecFlow
2 6 (85.71%) Gherkin
3 2 (28.57%) Sitecore
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Atlassian
3 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (28.57%) Confluence
3 2 (28.57%) HTML5
3 2 (28.57%) BDD
3 2 (28.57%) SoapUI
3 2 (28.57%) Web Design
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) IIS
3 2 (28.57%) LoadRunner

Manual Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bournemouth 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 2 (28.57%) Confluence
1 2 (28.57%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) npm
1 2 (28.57%) NuGet
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Jenkins
1 6 (85.71%) JIRA
1 6 (85.71%) JMeter
1 6 (85.71%) Selenium
1 6 (85.71%) SpecFlow
2 2 (28.57%) Bower
2 2 (28.57%) LoadRunner
2 2 (28.57%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (28.57%) SoapUI
3 1 (14.29%) HP UFT
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) QA Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) QA Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) AngularJS
1 6 (85.71%) Gherkin
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) API Testing
2 6 (85.71%) DevOps
2 6 (85.71%) Regression Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) BDD
3 2 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (28.57%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Web Design
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Defect Management
4 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Test Management
4 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP ALM
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Atlassian
1 2 (28.57%) Sitecore
2 1 (14.29%) HP