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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 60 - 48
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 11 0 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.57% - 3.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.89% - 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 18
Median salary £37,500 - £31,500
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 - £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 - £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
583 621 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 83.17% 81.82% 89.31%
Number of salaries quoted 478 512 431
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 25 May 2016.

Manual Testing Salary Histogram in Coventry

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 25 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 19 (65.52%) Automated Testing
1 19 (65.52%) Software Testing
2 15 (51.72%) Functional Testing
3 14 (48.28%) Test Strategy
3 14 (48.28%) QA
4 9 (31.03%) Finance
4 9 (31.03%) SQL
4 9 (31.03%) ISEB
5 8 (27.59%) SDLC
5 8 (27.59%) ISTQB
6 5 (17.24%) Regression Testing
6 5 (17.24%) Oracle
6 5 (17.24%) HP
6 5 (17.24%) Mentoring
6 5 (17.24%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (13.79%) Automation Testing
7 4 (13.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (13.79%) Waterfall
7 4 (13.79%) System Testing
7 4 (13.79%) V-Model
7 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (10.34%) HP UFT
8 3 (10.34%) Integration Testing
8 3 (10.34%) System Integration Testing
8 3 (10.34%) Defect Management
9 2 (6.90%) Test Planning
9 2 (6.90%) LoadUI
9 2 (6.90%) SoapUI
10 1 (3.45%) Test Management
10 1 (3.45%) User Acceptance 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) HP UFT
2 2 (6.90%) LoadUI
2 2 (6.90%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (31.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (75.86%) Analyst
1 22 (75.86%) Test Analyst
2 10 (34.48%) QA Analyst
2 10 (34.48%) QA Engineer
2 10 (34.48%) QA Test Analyst
2 10 (34.48%) Test Engineer
3 9 (31.03%) Lead Test Analyst
3 9 (31.03%) QA Test Engineer
3 9 (31.03%) Software Analyst
3 9 (31.03%) Software Test Analyst
4 8 (27.59%) Software Test Engineer
5 7 (24.14%) QA Leader
6 6 (20.69%) Automation Test Analyst
6 6 (20.69%) QA Automation Analyst
6 6 (20.69%) QA Automation Engineer
6 6 (20.69%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (20.69%) Senior Test Analyst
6 6 (20.69%) Test Automation Engineer
6 6 (20.69%) Test Leader
7 5 (17.24%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (65.52%) Automated Testing
1 19 (65.52%) Software Testing
2 15 (51.72%) Functional Testing
3 14 (48.28%) Test Strategy
4 8 (27.59%) SDLC
5 5 (17.24%) Mentoring
5 5 (17.24%) Regression Testing
6 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (13.79%) Automation Testing
6 4 (13.79%) System Testing
6 4 (13.79%) V-Model
6 4 (13.79%) Waterfall
7 3 (10.34%) Defect Management
7 3 (10.34%) Integration Testing
7 3 (10.34%) System Integration Testing
8 2 (6.90%) Test Planning
9 1 (3.45%) Change Management
9 1 (3.45%) Non-Functional Testing
9 1 (3.45%) Test Management
9 1 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) ISEB
2 8 (27.59%) ISTQB
3 4 (13.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (48.28%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) HP
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle