Period
to 27 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 27 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Manual Testing
Nottinghamshire > Nottingham
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 103 121
Rank change year-on-year +19 +18 +10
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 45 29 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 2.46% 1.55% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.80% 1.77% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 44 27 31
Nottingham median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% +7.14% +34.62%
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,700 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £45,000 £45,750
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £50,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +42.86% - +34.62%

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 Nottingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Nottingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1610 1640 2179
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 88.12% 87.37% 89.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1381 1284 1700
Nottingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,091 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.91% +5.23% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £60,000 £61,250
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

Manual Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Manual Testing in Nottingham

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Salary trend for Manual Testing in Nottingham

Manual Testing
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Manual Testing in Nottingham over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Manual Testing in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 35 (77.78%) QA
2 33 (73.33%) Selenium
3 31 (68.89%) Test Automation
4 24 (53.33%) WebDriver
4 24 (53.33%) Defect Management
5 23 (51.11%) Java
6 22 (48.89%) OO
7 21 (46.67%) ISTQB
8 19 (42.22%) JIRA
8 19 (42.22%) Test Management
8 19 (42.22%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (42.22%) User Stories
9 18 (40.00%) RESTful
9 18 (40.00%) Git (software)
9 18 (40.00%) Maven
9 18 (40.00%) Software Engineering
9 18 (40.00%) JDBC
9 18 (40.00%) OOP
9 18 (40.00%) Ant
9 18 (40.00%) MVC
10 12 (26.67%) Finance
11 11 (24.44%) Scenario Testing
11 11 (24.44%) Regression Testing
12 10 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (20.00%) C#
14 8 (17.78%) SoapUI
15 7 (15.56%) Test Strategy
15 7 (15.56%) SQL
15 7 (15.56%) User Acceptance Testing
16 6 (13.33%) TDD

Manual Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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:

Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 33 (73.33%) Selenium
2 24 (53.33%) WebDriver
3 19 (42.22%) JIRA
4 18 (40.00%) Ant
4 18 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 18 (40.00%) Maven
5 8 (17.78%) SoapUI
6 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (26.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (40.00%) QA Engineer
2 13 (28.89%) Developer
3 12 (26.67%) Developer in Test
4 10 (22.22%) QA Leader
5 9 (20.00%) Analyst
5 9 (20.00%) QA Test Engineer
5 9 (20.00%) Test Engineer
6 8 (17.78%) Java Engineer
6 8 (17.78%) Test Analyst
7 7 (15.56%) Test Leader
8 6 (13.33%) QA Automation Engineer
9 5 (11.11%) C# Developer
9 5 (11.11%) Test Automation Developer
10 4 (8.89%) C# Software Developer
10 4 (8.89%) Java Developer
10 4 (8.89%) Java Software Developer
10 4 (8.89%) Software Developer
10 4 (8.89%) Software QA Engineer
10 4 (8.89%) Software Test Engineer
10 4 (8.89%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (40.00%) JDBC
1 18 (40.00%) RESTful
2 5 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (2.22%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.22%) e-Learning
2 1 (2.22%) Fintech
2 1 (2.22%) Learning Management System
2 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.22%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.22%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (68.89%) Test Automation
2 24 (53.33%) Defect Management
3 22 (48.89%) OO
4 19 (42.22%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (42.22%) Test Management
4 19 (42.22%) User Stories
5 18 (40.00%) MVC
5 18 (40.00%) OOP
5 18 (40.00%) Software Engineering
6 11 (24.44%) Regression Testing
6 11 (24.44%) Scenario Testing
7 10 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (15.56%) Test Strategy
8 7 (15.56%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (13.33%) TDD
10 5 (11.11%) QA Automation
10 5 (11.11%) SDET
11 3 (6.67%) Functional Testing
11 3 (6.67%) Scrum
12 2 (4.44%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (51.11%) Java
2 9 (20.00%) C#
3 7 (15.56%) SQL
4 6 (13.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (46.67%) ISTQB
2 6 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (11.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (77.78%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.22%) Pega
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £30k - 45k per year + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago