Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northampton 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Manual Testing
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 82 101
Rank change year-on-year +15 +19 +4
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 8 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 1.16% 0.99% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 1.08% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 25
Northampton median annual salary £38,500 £48,750 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.03% +116.67% -
10th Percentile £26,550 £46,375 £21,250
90th Percentile £45,050 £52,125 £32,500
Northamptonshire median annual salary £38,500 £47,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year -18.95% +111.11% -

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 Northampton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Northampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 623 930 1326
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 90.16% 91.90% 91.01%
Number of salaries quoted 459 578 1186
Northampton median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,674
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.02% +4.19%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £62,500 £56,250
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year - -3.61% +3.75%

Manual Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Manual Testing in Northampton

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for Manual Testing in Northampton

Manual Testing
Salary Histogram in Northampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Manual Testing in Northampton over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Manual Testing in Northampton

For the 6 months to 17 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 Northampton region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (50.00%) QA
2 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Retail
3 3 (37.50%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) Test Management
4 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) JIRA
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 1 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
5 1 (12.50%) ISEB
5 1 (12.50%) User Experience
5 1 (12.50%) Web Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Selenium
5 1 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement

Manual Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 3 (37.50%) Retail
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Test Leader
1 3 (37.50%) Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Software Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Software Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Test Management
4 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) QA