The median annual salary for a Manual Tester was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manual Tester
England / East Midlands
Rank 163 166 180
Rank change year-on-year +3 +14  
Permanent jobs requiring a Manual Tester 1 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.034% 0.031% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.032% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 5
Median salary £35,000 £25,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% -23.07%  
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2832 3092 3165
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 96.72% 97.36% 97.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2272 2469 2576
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Manual Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands that featured Manual Tester in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Manual Tester in the East Midlands

Manual Tester
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Manual Tester in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for Manual Tester in the East Midlands

Manual Tester
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manual Tester within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 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
Nottinghamshire - 1 £35,000 -
Manual Tester
England

Manual Tester Skill Set
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Manual Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Midlands region featuring Manual Tester in the job title.

1 8 (88.89%) Test Scripting
1 8 (88.89%) Manual Testing
2 7 (77.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (77.78%) Selenium
2 7 (77.78%) Automation Testing
2 7 (77.78%) C#
2 7 (77.78%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) Regression Testing
2 7 (77.78%) Scrum
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) .NET
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 1 (11.11%) Windows
4 1 (11.11%) DTS
4 1 (11.11%) ISEB
4 1 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (11.11%) Control-M
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
4 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 1 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (11.11%) User Stories
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Black-Box Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Relational Database

Manual Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 1 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) DTS
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Selenium
1 7 (77.78%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Manual Testing
1 8 (88.89%) Test Scripting
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Automation Testing
2 7 (77.78%) Regression Testing
2 7 (77.78%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Black-Box Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 1 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) C#
1 7 (77.78%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Control-M