The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank - 28 24
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - 1.60% 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.75% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Median salary - £31,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -20.62%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Manual Testing
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
84 114 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 77.06% 91.20% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 67 85 98
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,250 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £57,500 £67,500
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 the Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the Midlands 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 the Midlands

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in the Midlands