The median annual salary for a Manual Tester was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manual Tester
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 81 - 100
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Manual Tester 11 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.99% - 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% - 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 2
Median salary £37,500 - £30,000
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 Edinburgh. 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
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1064 1249 1280
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 95.43% 93.35% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 687 836 780
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +8.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £64,200
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 Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Manual Tester in Edinburgh

Manual Tester
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Manual Tester in Edinburgh

Manual Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 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 Edinburgh region featuring Manual Tester in the job title.

1 12 (85.71%) Python
1 12 (85.71%) Java
2 9 (64.29%) C
2 9 (64.29%) VB
2 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Solaris
2 9 (64.29%) TCP/IP
2 9 (64.29%) C++
2 9 (64.29%) Penetration Testing
2 9 (64.29%) Ruby
2 9 (64.29%) Security Testing
2 9 (64.29%) CREST Certified
2 9 (64.29%) Red Hat
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) ISEB
4 4 (28.57%) C#
4 4 (28.57%) Finance
5 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
5 3 (21.43%) SDLC
5 3 (21.43%) Manual Testing
5 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
5 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
5 3 (21.43%) VMware
5 3 (21.43%) Degree
5 3 (21.43%) RDBMS
6 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (7.14%) Defect Tracking
7 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software

Manual Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) RDBMS
1 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Selenium
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Solaris
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Penetration Testing
1 9 (64.29%) Security Testing
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) Manual Testing
3 3 (21.43%) SDLC
4 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Data Management
5 1 (7.14%) Defect Tracking
5 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
5 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) Java
1 12 (85.71%) Python
2 9 (64.29%) C
2 9 (64.29%) C++
2 9 (64.29%) Ruby
2 9 (64.29%) VB
3 4 (28.57%) C#
4 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
5 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) CREST Certified
2 5 (35.71%) ISEB
3 3 (21.43%) Degree
4 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
1 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Red Hat
2 3 (21.43%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) HP
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OHO Group Ltd.
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