Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Manual Testing
South London > Kingston Upon Thames
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 52 69
Rank change year-on-year -1 +17 +10
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 19 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 4.04% 2.76% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.38% 3.04% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 3
Kingston Upon Thames median annual salary £36,750 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.13% -11.11% +20.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £40,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £39,750 £40,000 £47,500
South London median annual salary £36,750 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -8.13% -11.11% -3.23%

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 Kingston Upon Thames with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 434 460 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 92.34% 90.55% 90.30%
Number of salaries quoted 386 423 422
Kingston Upon Thames median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £73,750 £66,250
South London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Manual Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Job postings citing Manual Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames.

Job vacancy trend for Manual Testing in Kingston Upon Thames

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Salary trend for Manual Testing in Kingston Upon Thames

Manual Testing
Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Manual Testing in Kingston Upon Thames over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Manual Testing in Kingston Upon Thames

Manual Testing
Job Locations in Kingston Upon Thames

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manual Testing within the Kingston Upon Thames region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surbiton - 1 £32,500 - 1
Manual Testing
South London

For the 6 months to 18 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 Kingston Upon Thames region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 19 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 15 (78.95%) QA
3 14 (73.68%) Selenium
4 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (47.37%) JIRA
6 8 (42.11%) Web Testing
6 8 (42.11%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (42.11%) SQL
6 8 (42.11%) .NET
6 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
6 8 (42.11%) Windows
6 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
6 8 (42.11%) SoapUI
7 6 (31.58%) Scrum
8 5 (26.32%) Computer Architecture
8 5 (26.32%) Android
8 5 (26.32%) Selenium IDE
8 5 (26.32%) Apple iOS
8 5 (26.32%) Test Planning
9 4 (21.05%) Test Strategy
9 4 (21.05%) ITIL
9 4 (21.05%) ISEB
10 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
10 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
10 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
10 3 (15.79%) Functional Testing
10 3 (15.79%) Collaborative Working
11 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
11 1 (5.26%) Security Testing
11 1 (5.26%) Test Management

Manual Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames 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 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (73.68%) Selenium
2 9 (47.37%) JIRA
3 8 (42.11%) SoapUI
3 8 (42.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (26.32%) Selenium IDE
5 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
6 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Analyst
1 13 (68.42%) Test Analyst
2 8 (42.11%) Systems Analyst
2 8 (42.11%) Systems Test Analyst
2 8 (42.11%) Tester
3 5 (26.32%) Web Tester
4 4 (21.05%) Automation Tester
4 4 (21.05%) Manual Tester
5 3 (15.79%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 3 (15.79%) Selenium Tester
5 3 (15.79%) Web Automation Tester
6 2 (10.53%) Agile Test Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Financial Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Mobile Test Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) QA Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) QA Test Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Android
2 5 (26.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (42.11%) Web Testing
4 6 (31.58%) Scrum
5 5 (26.32%) Computer Architecture
5 5 (26.32%) Test Planning
6 4 (21.05%) ITIL
6 4 (21.05%) Test Strategy
7 3 (15.79%) Collaborative Working
7 3 (15.79%) Functional Testing
7 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
7 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
8 1 (5.26%) Non-Functional Testing
8 1 (5.26%) Security Testing
8 1 (5.26%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (78.95%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft