The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Manual Testing
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 94 86
Rank change year-on-year +23 -8  
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 24 8 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 2.36% 0.72% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.63% 0.81% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 23 8 19
Median salary £40,000 £30,500 £41,674
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.14% -26.81%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,150 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £44,300
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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Nottinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 912 987 1075
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 89.76% 88.52% 86.76%
Number of salaries quoted 716 721 799
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,300 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Manual Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 Nottinghamshire

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Manual Testing in Nottinghamshire

Manual Testing
Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Manual Testing in Nottinghamshire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Manual Testing in Nottinghamshire

Manual Testing
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manual Testing within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +25 23 £41,250 +24.06% 3
Mansfield - 1 £27,500 - 1
Manual Testing
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 19 (55.88%) Automated Testing
2 17 (50.00%) QA
3 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (47.06%) Defect Management
4 15 (44.12%) JIRA
4 15 (44.12%) Java
5 14 (41.18%) SQL
5 14 (41.18%) ISTQB
5 14 (41.18%) Selenium
6 13 (38.24%) Test Management
7 12 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (35.29%) WebDriver
7 12 (35.29%) User Stories
7 12 (35.29%) Software Engineering
7 12 (35.29%) OO
8 11 (32.35%) Ant
8 11 (32.35%) OOP
8 11 (32.35%) JDBC
8 11 (32.35%) MVC
8 11 (32.35%) Maven
8 11 (32.35%) Git (software)
8 11 (32.35%) Test Automation
8 11 (32.35%) RESTful
9 9 (26.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 8 (23.53%) Automation Testing
11 7 (20.59%) Software Testing
11 7 (20.59%) Finance
11 7 (20.59%) ISEB
11 7 (20.59%) C#
12 6 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing

Manual Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 (2.94%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (44.12%) JIRA
2 14 (41.18%) Selenium
3 12 (35.29%) WebDriver
4 11 (32.35%) Ant
4 11 (32.35%) Git (software)
4 11 (32.35%) Maven
5 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Analyst
2 14 (41.18%) Test Analyst
3 13 (38.24%) QA Engineer
4 10 (29.41%) Developer
5 9 (26.47%) Developer in Test
5 9 (26.47%) QA Test Engineer
5 9 (26.47%) Test Engineer
6 6 (17.65%) Automation Test Analyst
6 6 (17.65%) Manual Test Analyst
7 5 (14.71%) C# Developer
7 5 (14.71%) Java Engineer
7 5 (14.71%) Tester
8 4 (11.76%) C# Software Developer
8 4 (11.76%) Java Developer
8 4 (11.76%) Java Software Developer
8 4 (11.76%) QA Automation Engineer
8 4 (11.76%) Software Developer
8 4 (11.76%) Software QA Engineer
8 4 (11.76%) Software Test Engineer
9 2 (5.88%) Systems Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (32.35%) JDBC
1 11 (32.35%) RESTful
2 2 (5.88%) .NET
2 2 (5.88%) XML
2 2 (5.88%) XSD
3 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (2.94%) Gherkin
3 1 (2.94%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.94%) e-Learning
1 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (2.94%) Learning Management System
1 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
1 1 (2.94%) N-Tier
1 1 (2.94%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) Automated Testing
2 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (47.06%) Defect Management
3 13 (38.24%) Test Management
4 12 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (35.29%) OO
4 12 (35.29%) Software Engineering
4 12 (35.29%) User Stories
5 11 (32.35%) MVC
5 11 (32.35%) OOP
5 11 (32.35%) Test Automation
6 8 (23.53%) Automation Testing
7 7 (20.59%) Software Testing
8 6 (17.65%) Test Strategy
8 6 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (14.71%) TDD
10 4 (11.76%) Functional Testing
10 4 (11.76%) Scrum
11 3 (8.82%) Test Scripting
11 3 (8.82%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (44.12%) Java
2 14 (41.18%) SQL
3 7 (20.59%) C#
4 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (41.18%) ISTQB
2 9 (26.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (20.59%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Computer People
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £46000.00 per annum + bonus, pension,
Posted: 2 days ago