The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manual Testing
South East / Hampshire
Rank 118 174 167
Rank change year-on-year +56 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 50 20 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.67% 0.59% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% 0.69% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 36 16 19
Median salary £35,750 £31,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.40% -3.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £23,250 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £37,500
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 Hampshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2608 2887 3108
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 87.14% 85.49% 83.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2181 2559 2594
Median salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.49% +4.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £68,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Manual Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 Hampshire

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for Manual Testing in Hampshire

Manual Testing
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Manual Testing in Hampshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Manual Testing in Hampshire

Manual Testing
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manual Testing within the Hampshire 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
Fareham +14 11 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Portsmouth +3 9 £35,000 +45.83% 1
Farnborough +5 4 £50,000 +143.90%
Eastleigh -4 4 - -
Southampton - 4 £34,500 -
Andover - 2 £32,000 -
Basingstoke - 2 £37,500 -
Winchester +6 1 £37,500 +7.14%
Manual Testing
South East

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 78 (73.58%) Automated Testing
2 69 (65.09%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (50.00%) Selenium
4 50 (47.17%) Java
5 44 (41.51%) Test Automation
6 35 (33.02%) Degree
6 35 (33.02%) Software Testing
7 34 (32.08%) Test Strategy
8 29 (27.36%) Automation Testing
8 29 (27.36%) ISTQB
9 28 (26.42%) Web Services
10 26 (24.53%) Scrum
10 26 (24.53%) JIRA
10 26 (24.53%) Unit Testing
11 24 (22.64%) SoapUI
12 23 (21.70%) User Acceptance Testing
13 22 (20.75%) TDD
14 21 (19.81%) JMeter
15 20 (18.87%) Software Engineering
15 20 (18.87%) ITIL
15 20 (18.87%) Linux
15 20 (18.87%) Continuous Integration
15 20 (18.87%) WebDriver
16 19 (17.92%) C#
17 18 (16.98%) MS Excel
17 18 (16.98%) QA
18 16 (15.09%) Computer Science
18 16 (15.09%) SQL
19 15 (14.15%) SOAP
19 15 (14.15%) HP UFT

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 12 (11.32%) JBoss
2 11 (10.38%) Confluence
2 11 (10.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (16.98%) MS Excel
2 11 (10.38%) MS Project
3 2 (1.89%) MS Office
4 1 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (5.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (3.77%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.72%) SaaS
2 4 (3.77%) GitHub
3 2 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.94%) G Suite
4 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.77%) ATM
2 2 (1.89%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.77%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.89%) MySQL
2 2 (1.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 53 (50.00%) Selenium
2 26 (24.53%) JIRA
3 24 (22.64%) SoapUI
4 21 (19.81%) JMeter
5 20 (18.87%) WebDriver
6 15 (14.15%) HP UFT
6 15 (14.15%) LoadRunner
7 14 (13.21%) Eclipse
7 14 (13.21%) IntelliJ
7 14 (13.21%) Visual Studio
8 13 (12.26%) Ant
8 13 (12.26%) JIRA Agile
8 13 (12.26%) Maven
9 12 (11.32%) Cucumber
9 12 (11.32%) Subversion
10 9 (8.49%) Gradle
10 9 (8.49%) Redmine
10 9 (8.49%) Zephyr
11 6 (5.66%) LoadUI
12 5 (4.72%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (13.21%) Finance
2 10 (9.43%) Telecoms
3 9 (8.49%) Manufacturing
4 7 (6.60%) Electronics
5 6 (5.66%) Marketing
6 3 (2.83%) Retail
7 1 (0.94%) Banking
7 1 (0.94%) Front Office
7 1 (0.94%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (18.87%) Analyst
1 20 (18.87%) Test Engineer
2 18 (16.98%) Developer
3 16 (15.09%) Test Analyst
4 15 (14.15%) Test Manager
5 13 (12.26%) Integration Engineer
5 13 (12.26%) System Verification Engineer
5 13 (12.26%) Systems Engineer
5 13 (12.26%) Systems Integration Engineer
5 13 (12.26%) Verification Engineer
6 10 (9.43%) Software Engineer
7 9 (8.49%) QA Engineer
7 9 (8.49%) Senior Developer
8 8 (7.55%) Senior Software Engineer
9 7 (6.60%) Quality Engineer
9 7 (6.60%) Software QA Engineer
9 7 (6.60%) Software Quality Engineer
10 5 (4.72%) Developer in Test
10 5 (4.72%) Software Analyst
10 5 (4.72%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (26.42%) Web Services
2 15 (14.15%) SOAP
3 13 (12.26%) J2EE
3 13 (12.26%) REST
3 13 (12.26%) XML
4 11 (10.38%) CSS
4 11 (10.38%) HTML
5 9 (8.49%) JAXB
5 9 (8.49%) JMS
6 5 (4.72%) .NET
7 4 (3.77%) XSL
8 3 (2.83%) ASP.NET
9 2 (1.89%) Ajax
9 2 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 2 (1.89%) Gherkin
9 2 (1.89%) jQuery
9 2 (1.89%) JSON
9 2 (1.89%) Middleware
10 1 (0.94%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.09%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.89%) Blog
3 2 (1.89%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.89%) Wiki
4 1 (0.94%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (0.94%) iPad
4 1 (0.94%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (18.87%) Linux
2 10 (9.43%) Windows
3 9 (8.49%) Solaris
4 6 (5.66%) Android
4 6 (5.66%) Apple iOS
5 4 (3.77%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (73.58%) Automated Testing
2 69 (65.09%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (41.51%) Test Automation
4 35 (33.02%) Software Testing
5 34 (32.08%) Test Strategy
6 29 (27.36%) Automation Testing
7 26 (24.53%) Scrum
7 26 (24.53%) Unit Testing
8 23 (21.70%) User Acceptance Testing
9 22 (20.75%) TDD
10 20 (18.87%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (18.87%) ITIL
10 20 (18.87%) Software Engineering
11 15 (14.15%) BDD
11 15 (14.15%) Mentoring
11 15 (14.15%) SDLC
12 14 (13.21%) Test Planning
13 13 (12.26%) Performance Testing
13 13 (12.26%) User Stories
14 12 (11.32%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (47.17%) Java
2 19 (17.92%) C#
3 16 (15.09%) SQL
4 12 (11.32%) Python
5 11 (10.38%) C
5 11 (10.38%) JavaScript
6 6 (5.66%) Perl
6 6 (5.66%) Ruby
7 4 (3.77%) C++
7 4 (3.77%) Tcl
7 4 (3.77%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (33.02%) Degree
2 29 (27.36%) ISTQB
3 12 (11.32%) Security Cleared
4 11 (10.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (6.60%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (1.89%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.94%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (16.98%) QA
2 2 (1.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (13.21%) HP
1 14 (13.21%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.38%) Oracle
3 9 (8.49%) Remedy
4 6 (5.66%) SAP
5 4 (3.77%) CA Agile Central
6 2 (1.89%) F5
7 1 (0.94%) Google
7 1 (0.94%) Xamarin
Fareham, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth
Talent Point
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago