The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manual Testing
Rank 79 80 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.25% 0.27% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £32,500 £26,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.80% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+6.55% -3.17%
Manual Testing
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
594 554 912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 74.72% 75.99% 73.37%
Number of salaries quoted 497 488 821
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Manual Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Manual Testing
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manual Testing within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 17 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -8 2 £32,500 +44.44%
Manual Testing
South West

Manual Testing
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) V-Model
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Black-Box Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) V-Model
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Black-Box Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £37500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago