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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Manual Testing
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 89 93
Rank change year-on-year +22 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 27 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 2.63% 1.14% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.01% 1.30% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 27 9 12
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +32.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £43,100
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 897 923 1181
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 87.51% 87.32% 89.40%
Number of salaries quoted 771 743 957
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,674
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% +7.98%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 22 June 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 22 June 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 +19 27 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Manual Testing
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 41 (78.85%) Test Automation
2 33 (63.46%) QA
3 30 (57.69%) Selenium
4 25 (48.08%) Defect Management
5 24 (46.15%) WebDriver
6 23 (44.23%) Java
7 22 (42.31%) OO
7 22 (42.31%) ISTQB
7 22 (42.31%) JIRA
8 19 (36.54%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (36.54%) Test Management
8 19 (36.54%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (36.54%) User Stories
9 18 (34.62%) Git (software)
9 18 (34.62%) RESTful
9 18 (34.62%) Maven
9 18 (34.62%) Software Engineering
9 18 (34.62%) JDBC
9 18 (34.62%) OOP
9 18 (34.62%) Ant
9 18 (34.62%) MVC
10 15 (28.85%) SQL
11 12 (23.08%) Finance
12 10 (19.23%) Test Strategy
12 10 (19.23%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (17.31%) C#
13 9 (17.31%) Scenario Testing
14 8 (15.38%) ISEB
14 8 (15.38%) Regression Testing
15 7 (13.46%) TDD

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 (1.92%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 30 (57.69%) Selenium
2 24 (46.15%) WebDriver
3 22 (42.31%) JIRA
4 18 (34.62%) Ant
4 18 (34.62%) Git (software)
4 18 (34.62%) Maven
5 5 (9.62%) SoapUI
6 3 (5.77%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (36.54%) QA Engineer
2 16 (30.77%) Analyst
3 15 (28.85%) Test Analyst
4 13 (25.00%) Developer
5 12 (23.08%) Developer in Test
6 9 (17.31%) QA Test Engineer
6 9 (17.31%) Test Engineer
7 8 (15.38%) Java Engineer
8 7 (13.46%) QA Automation Engineer
8 7 (13.46%) QA Leader
9 5 (9.62%) Automation Engineer
9 5 (9.62%) Automation Test Analyst
9 5 (9.62%) C# Developer
9 5 (9.62%) Manual Test Analyst
9 5 (9.62%) Test Automation Developer
10 4 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
10 4 (7.69%) Java Developer
10 4 (7.69%) Java Software Developer
10 4 (7.69%) Software Test Engineer
10 4 (7.69%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (34.62%) JDBC
1 18 (34.62%) RESTful
2 5 (9.62%) .NET
3 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (1.92%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.92%) e-Learning
2 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.92%) Fintech
2 1 (1.92%) Learning Management System
2 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.92%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.92%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (78.85%) Test Automation
2 25 (48.08%) Defect Management
3 22 (42.31%) OO
4 19 (36.54%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (36.54%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (36.54%) Test Management
4 19 (36.54%) User Stories
5 18 (34.62%) MVC
5 18 (34.62%) OOP
5 18 (34.62%) Software Engineering
6 10 (19.23%) Test Strategy
6 10 (19.23%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (17.31%) Scenario Testing
8 8 (15.38%) Regression Testing
9 7 (13.46%) TDD
10 6 (11.54%) Functional Testing
10 6 (11.54%) Software Testing
11 5 (9.62%) QA Automation
11 5 (9.62%) SDET
12 3 (5.77%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 23 (44.23%) Java
2 15 (28.85%) SQL
3 9 (17.31%) C#
4 6 (11.54%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 22 (42.31%) ISTQB
2 8 (15.38%) ISEB
3 7 (13.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (63.46%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.92%) Pega
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