The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Herefordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manual Testing
Rank 15 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 2.22% - 3.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.45% - 3.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Average salary £35,000 - £28,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
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 Herefordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Herefordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
29 33 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 64.44% 94.29% 78.29%
Number of salaries quoted 22 18 86
Average salary £40,000 £25,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

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

Manual Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Herefordshire

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Herefordshire

Manual Testing
Job Locations in Herefordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manual Testing within the Herefordshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
Hereford - 1 £35,000 -
Manual Testing
West Midlands

Manual Testing
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Herefordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Herefordshire 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 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) WATIR
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Herefordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Herefordshire 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) WATIR
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA