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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manual Testing
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 44 44 -
Rank change year-on-year 0 -  
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 9 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 2.82% 1.14% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.11% 1.39% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 0
Median salary £35,000 £24,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.83% -  
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 Portsmouth with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Portsmouth
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 289 216 261
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 90.60% 81.82% 85.02%
Number of salaries quoted 250 202 240
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £31,750 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £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 Portsmouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for Manual Testing in Portsmouth

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

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

1 11 (100.00%) Automated Testing
2 9 (81.82%) Software Testing
2 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) Java
2 9 (81.82%) Test Automation
3 7 (63.64%) WebDriver
3 7 (63.64%) SoapUI
3 7 (63.64%) Test Strategy
3 7 (63.64%) Zephyr
3 7 (63.64%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 7 (63.64%) JIRA Agile
3 7 (63.64%) Matrix Organization
3 7 (63.64%) JMeter
3 7 (63.64%) Visual Studio
3 7 (63.64%) Web Services
3 7 (63.64%) JMS
3 7 (63.64%) Eclipse
3 7 (63.64%) IntelliJ
3 7 (63.64%) HP
3 7 (63.64%) HP UFT
3 7 (63.64%) LoadRunner
3 7 (63.64%) C
3 7 (63.64%) Logistics
3 7 (63.64%) ISTQB
3 7 (63.64%) Degree
3 7 (63.64%) JIRA
3 7 (63.64%) Selenium
3 7 (63.64%) Performance Testing
3 7 (63.64%) Unit Testing
3 7 (63.64%) Kanban

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 7 (63.64%) Eclipse
1 7 (63.64%) HP UFT
1 7 (63.64%) IntelliJ
1 7 (63.64%) JIRA
1 7 (63.64%) JIRA Agile
1 7 (63.64%) JMeter
1 7 (63.64%) LoadRunner
1 7 (63.64%) Selenium
1 7 (63.64%) SoapUI
1 7 (63.64%) Visual Studio
1 7 (63.64%) WebDriver
1 7 (63.64%) Zephyr
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Test Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) QA Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Software Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Software Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) JMS
1 7 (63.64%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Automated Testing
2 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) Software Testing
2 9 (81.82%) Test Automation
3 7 (63.64%) Kanban
3 7 (63.64%) Logistics
3 7 (63.64%) Matrix Organization
3 7 (63.64%) Performance Testing
3 7 (63.64%) Test Strategy
3 7 (63.64%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) Java
2 7 (63.64%) C
3 4 (36.36%) Ruby
4 2 (18.18%) Perl
4 2 (18.18%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Degree
1 7 (63.64%) ISTQB
1 7 (63.64%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) HP
Portsmouth
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