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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 56 - 52
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 17 0 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.40% - 2.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.76% - 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 17 0 18
Median salary £37,500 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 - £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,900 - £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Manual Testing
West Midlands

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
615 689 537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 86.86% 86.34% 88.61%
Number of salaries quoted 514 553 459
Median salary £42,655 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.21% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 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
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Manual Testing Salary Histogram in Coventry

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 22 (68.75%) Automated Testing
2 13 (40.63%) Software Testing
2 13 (40.63%) Finance
3 12 (37.50%) ISEB
3 12 (37.50%) Functional Testing
4 11 (34.38%) ISTQB
5 10 (31.25%) Test Strategy
5 10 (31.25%) QA
6 9 (28.13%) SQL
7 7 (21.88%) Mentoring
8 6 (18.75%) SDLC
8 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (18.75%) HP
8 6 (18.75%) Automation Testing
8 6 (18.75%) HP Quality Center
9 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
9 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
10 4 (12.50%) Test Management
11 3 (9.38%) Defect Management
11 3 (9.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (9.38%) Test Planning
11 3 (9.38%) System Integration Testing
11 3 (9.38%) SoapUI
11 3 (9.38%) Integration Testing
11 3 (9.38%) WebDriver
11 3 (9.38%) Waterfall
11 3 (9.38%) LoadUI
11 3 (9.38%) Mobile App
11 3 (9.38%) Test Scripting
11 3 (9.38%) System Testing

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:

Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) HP UFT
1 3 (9.38%) LoadUI
1 3 (9.38%) Selenium
1 3 (9.38%) SoapUI
1 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio
1 3 (9.38%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (40.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (75.00%) Analyst
2 23 (71.88%) Test Analyst
3 10 (31.25%) Software Analyst
3 10 (31.25%) Software Test Analyst
4 8 (25.00%) Lead Test Analyst
4 8 (25.00%) QA Analyst
4 8 (25.00%) QA Engineer
4 8 (25.00%) QA Test Analyst
4 8 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
4 8 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
5 7 (21.88%) Automation Test Analyst
5 7 (21.88%) QA Test Engineer
5 7 (21.88%) Test Engineer
6 6 (18.75%) Software Test Engineer
7 5 (15.63%) QA Leader
7 5 (15.63%) Senior QA Engineer
8 4 (12.50%) QA Automation Engineer
8 4 (12.50%) Senior QA Analyst
8 4 (12.50%) Senior QA Test Analyst
8 4 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (68.75%) Automated Testing
2 13 (40.63%) Software Testing
3 12 (37.50%) Functional Testing
4 10 (31.25%) Test Strategy
5 7 (21.88%) Mentoring
6 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (18.75%) Automation Testing
6 6 (18.75%) SDLC
7 4 (12.50%) Test Management
8 3 (9.38%) Defect Management
8 3 (9.38%) Integration Testing
8 3 (9.38%) Regression Testing
8 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (9.38%) System Integration Testing
8 3 (9.38%) System Testing
8 3 (9.38%) Test Planning
8 3 (9.38%) Test Scripting
8 3 (9.38%) V-Model
8 3 (9.38%) Waterfall
9 2 (6.25%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) SQL
2 3 (9.38%) C#
2 3 (9.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) ISEB
2 11 (34.38%) ISTQB
3 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
3 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
4 3 (9.38%) Degree
4 3 (9.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (31.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) HP
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle