Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Manual Testing
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 107 132
Rank change year-on-year -20 +25 -3
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 4 27 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.24% 1.62% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 1.82% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 27 39
Milton Keynes median annual salary £52,500 £35,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% +55.56% -
10th Percentile £51,250 £27,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £39,500 £35,500
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% +55.56% -

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1502 1484 2337
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 90.32% 89.02% 87.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1111 1296 1933
Milton Keynes median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,200
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +0.71% +5.50%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,125 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

Manual Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (75.00%) Selenium
3 2 (50.00%) Test Management
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) JIRA
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) JMeter
3 2 (50.00%) JUnit
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) ISEB
3 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
4 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (25.00%) Docker
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (25.00%) User Experience
4 1 (25.00%) Microservices
4 1 (25.00%) React
4 1 (25.00%) Spring Boot
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC

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 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) JMeter
2 2 (50.00%) JUnit
2 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Automation Tester
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Java Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Test Automation Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Test Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Node.js
1 1 (25.00%) React
1 1 (25.00%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) Test Management
4 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (25.00%) Microservices
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) Smoke Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Task Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (50.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft