Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Farnborough 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Manual Testing
Hampshire > Farnborough
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 76 82
Rank change year-on-year -3 +6 -23
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 5 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Farnborough 0.74% 0.65% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 0.75% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 1
Farnborough median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.70% +91.67% -29.41%
10th Percentile £44,250 £36,700 £27,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £61,250 £32,500
Hampshire median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% -5.88% +3.66%

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 Farnborough with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Farnborough
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 583 668 515
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Farnborough 85.74% 87.09% 79.35%
Number of salaries quoted 417 522 442
Farnborough median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £65,000
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% +1.19%

Manual Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Farnborough

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

Job vacancy trend for Manual Testing in Farnborough

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

Salary trend for Manual Testing in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Farnborough region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) QA
2 3 (60.00%) Selenium
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) JMeter
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) XSL
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
3 2 (40.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (40.00%) Relational Database

Manual Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Farnborough 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 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) JMeter
2 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Java Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) QA Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior .NET Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (20.00%) QA Automation Tester
2 1 (20.00%) QA Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) QA Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) Ajax
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) JSON
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Secure Coding
3 2 (40.00%) SOLID
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
2 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Capita