The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank - 56 59
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 0 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - 1.10% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.31% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 2
Median salary - £30,000 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Manual Testing
North 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 Lancashire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
351 382 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 86.67% 84.33% 83.56%
Number of salaries quoted 296 327 301
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,123
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire 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 Lancashire

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Lancashire