The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Manual Testing
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 74 104
Rank change year-on-year -13 +30  
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 9 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.99% 1.33% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 1.48% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 11
Median salary £32,500 £37,700 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.79% +10.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,200 £40,000
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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 850 745 1350
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 93.61% 90.30% 87.61%
Number of salaries quoted 634 623 1075
Median salary £47,500 £44,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.95% +1.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Manual Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for Manual Testing in Milton Keynes

Manual Testing
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Manual Testing in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Manual Testing in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 21 (95.45%) Test Automation
2 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 10 (45.45%) ISTQB
4 10 (45.45%) Java
4 10 (45.45%) ISEB
5 9 (40.91%) Degree
5 9 (40.91%) Selenium
6 7 (31.82%) Software Engineering
7 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
7 6 (27.27%) QA
7 6 (27.27%) Ranorex
7 6 (27.27%) Virtual Team
8 5 (22.73%) BDD
8 5 (22.73%) JIRA
8 5 (22.73%) TDD
8 5 (22.73%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (22.73%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (22.73%) Performance Testing
8 5 (22.73%) Test Management
8 5 (22.73%) JMeter
8 5 (22.73%) HP
9 4 (18.18%) Finance
9 4 (18.18%) JUnit
9 4 (18.18%) Windows
9 4 (18.18%) Smartcard
9 4 (18.18%) Python
9 4 (18.18%) C#
9 4 (18.18%) IntelliJ
9 4 (18.18%) Process Improvement

Manual Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.55%) G Suite
2 1 (4.55%) Office 365
2 1 (4.55%) Slack
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Selenium
2 6 (27.27%) Ranorex
3 5 (22.73%) JIRA
3 5 (22.73%) JMeter
3 5 (22.73%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (18.18%) IntelliJ
4 4 (18.18%) JUnit
5 2 (9.09%) Eclipse
5 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
5 2 (9.09%) WebDriver
6 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
6 1 (4.55%) LoadRunner
6 1 (4.55%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Tester
2 10 (45.45%) Automation Tester
3 7 (31.82%) Analyst
3 7 (31.82%) Test Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Agile Tester
4 2 (9.09%) Java Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Junior
4 2 (9.09%) Junior Automation Tester
4 2 (9.09%) Junior Tester
4 2 (9.09%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Selenium Tester
4 2 (9.09%) Software Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Software Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Software Test Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Software Tester
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Tester
5 1 (4.55%) QA Tester
5 1 (4.55%) Software QA Tester
5 1 (4.55%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) J2EE
1 2 (9.09%) Node.js
1 2 (9.09%) React
1 2 (9.09%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Virtual Team
2 4 (18.18%) Smartcard
3 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
4 2 (9.09%) iPad
4 2 (9.09%) iPhone
4 2 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (95.45%) Test Automation
2 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 7 (31.82%) Software Engineering
5 5 (22.73%) BDD
5 5 (22.73%) Performance Testing
5 5 (22.73%) TDD
5 5 (22.73%) Test Management
6 4 (18.18%) Process Improvement
7 3 (13.64%) Integration Testing
7 3 (13.64%) Test Scripting
7 3 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (13.64%) Validation
8 2 (9.09%) Agile Testing
8 2 (9.09%) Business Transformation
8 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
8 2 (9.09%) Regression Testing
8 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
8 2 (9.09%) Web Development
8 2 (9.09%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) Java
2 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 4 (18.18%) C#
3 4 (18.18%) Python
4 2 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) ISEB
1 10 (45.45%) ISTQB
2 9 (40.91%) Degree
3 4 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) HP
2 1 (4.55%) Google
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 + excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
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