The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank - - 42
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton - - 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £30,750
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Manual Testing
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bolton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
88 117 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 91.67% 90.70% 90.74%
Number of salaries quoted 65 109 141
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

The demand trend of job ads across the Bolton region citing Manual Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Manual Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Bolton

Manual Testing
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, 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 Bolton region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Legal
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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:

General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Head of Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Test Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification