The first table below looks at the demand for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bath region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manual Testing
Rank 56 34 44
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +10
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 4 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 0.87% 2.53% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 3.13% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 2
Average salary £27,500 £39,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.48% +36.84%
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -8.57%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
352 256 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 76.36% 81.01% 83.46%
Number of salaries quoted 310 234 212
Average salary £35,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.38% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Manual Testing
Somerset

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Bath region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Manual Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Bath

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Bath

Manual Testing
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bath region citing Manual Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Manual Testing.

1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) ISEB
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (75.00%) Marketing
1 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bath region citing Manual Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Manual Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (75.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Software Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ISEB
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
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Salary: £18000 to £22000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday