The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manual Testing
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank - 58 58
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 0 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry - 2.17% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.44% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 15 7
Median salary - £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
452 615 549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 84.96% 89.00% 87.42%
Number of salaries quoted 359 513 472
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -1.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of job ads across the Coventry 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 Coventry

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Coventry

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Retail Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Test Management
4 1 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) OOP
4 1 (20.00%) ISEB
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) IT Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Senior IT Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Environment Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Software Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Unix
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Functional Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) People Management
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) Test Management
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle