The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton 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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Manual Testing
East Sussex / Brighton
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 59 81
Rank change year-on-year -11 +22  
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 6 33 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 0.84% 3.65% 1.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 4.21% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 16
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £31,100 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £35,000 £46,250
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

Manual Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Brighton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 663 784 762
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 92.60% 86.82% 83.55%
Number of salaries quoted 564 658 629
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Manual Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton citing Manual Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Manual Testing in Brighton

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Salary trend for Manual Testing in Brighton

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Brighton region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 7 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 7 (100.00%) QA
2 6 (85.71%) Selenium
2 6 (85.71%) Performance Testing
3 5 (71.43%) Games
3 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
4 4 (57.14%) Bugzilla
4 4 (57.14%) MySQL
4 4 (57.14%) Unix
4 4 (57.14%) Windows
4 4 (57.14%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
6 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
6 1 (14.29%) BDD
6 1 (14.29%) Gherkin
6 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
6 1 (14.29%) TDD
6 1 (14.29%) Scrum
6 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
6 1 (14.29%) Degree
6 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
6 1 (14.29%) ISEB
6 1 (14.29%) Java
6 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
6 1 (14.29%) JMeter

Manual Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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 4 (57.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Selenium
2 4 (57.14%) Bugzilla
3 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 1 (14.29%) JMeter
3 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (71.43%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) QA Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Quality Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) QA Test Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Test Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) QA Automation Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Unix
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (85.71%) Performance Testing
3 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) BDD
5 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) QA
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Circa £75K Plus Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 + excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago