The median annual salary for a Manual Tester was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Manual Tester
England / East Midlands
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 155 170 190
Rank change year-on-year +15 +20  
Permanent jobs requiring a Manual Tester 1 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.038% 0.12% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.12% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Median salary £50,000 £31,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +58.73% +16.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £30,750 £30,000
% change year-on-year +5.69% +2.50%  

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 2554 3201 3659
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 97.00% 97.56% 97.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2152 2593 3036
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 June 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
Lincolnshire +14 1 £50,000 +58.73%
Northamptonshire - 1 £50,000 -
Manual Tester
England

Manual Tester Skill Set
Top 16 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) SDET
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce

Manual Tester Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) SpecFlow
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) SDET
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL