Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 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
Cambridgeshire > Peterborough
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 59 65
Rank change year-on-year -7 +6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 8 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 1.38% 1.21% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 1.39% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 3
Peterborough median annual salary £50,000 £29,000 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +72.41% -7.20% -32.43%
10th Percentile £25,650 £25,000 £27,125
90th Percentile £58,750 £46,000 £36,375
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% +6.67% +7.14%

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 Peterborough with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Peterborough
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 522 505 516
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 90.16% 87.52% 86.00%
Number of salaries quoted 395 396 423
Peterborough median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,875 £22,100
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £70,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +1.12% +5.95%

Manual Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

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

Job vacancy trend for Manual Testing in Peterborough

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Salary trend for Manual Testing in Peterborough

Manual Testing
Salary Histogram in Peterborough

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Manual Testing in Peterborough over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Manual Testing in Peterborough

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 Peterborough region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) QA
1 7 (87.50%) Test Automation
2 5 (62.50%) Mobile App
2 5 (62.50%) Selenium
2 5 (62.50%) Scrum
3 4 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (50.00%) TDD
3 4 (50.00%) API Testing
4 2 (25.00%) ISEB
4 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
5 1 (12.50%) SDLC
5 1 (12.50%) Defect Tracking
5 1 (12.50%) TestRail
5 1 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
5 1 (12.50%) Android
5 1 (12.50%) Logistics
5 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft

Manual Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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 5 (62.50%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) TestRail
2 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) QA Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Graduate
3 1 (12.50%) Graduate Tester
3 1 (12.50%) QA Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Software QA Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Software Tester
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Android
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) Test Automation
2 5 (62.50%) Scrum
3 4 (50.00%) API Testing
3 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (50.00%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (12.50%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (12.50%) Logistics
4 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISEB
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft