The first table below looks at the demand for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Dorset region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manual Testing
Rank 58 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.02% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £27,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -3.03%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
451 379 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 76.57% 72.33% 72.32%
Number of salaries quoted 352 322 267
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
Manual Testing
South West

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Manual Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Dorset

Manual Testing
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manual Testing within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Poole - 6 £27,500 - 1
Manual Testing
South West

Manual Testing
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 8 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) OO
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) Perl
2 6 (75.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (25.00%) QA
3 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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.

Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) Test Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Software Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 8 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 6 (75.00%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (75.00%) Perl
1 6 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Bournemouth, Dorset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35 - £40 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago