The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manual Testing
Rank 32 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 0.53% - 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% - 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £35,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -1.58%
Manual Testing
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
161 81 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 85.19% 86.17% 81.66%
Number of salaries quoted 146 76 135
Average salary £43,000 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.87% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,400 £60,000
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 Knutsford

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

Manual Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Knutsford

Manual Testing
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) Test Planning

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 1 (50.00%) Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Software Tester
1 1 (50.00%) QA Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA