The first table below looks at the demand for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Newbury region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manual Testing
Rank 58 60 60
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 0.63% 0.21% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 0.27% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% +55.55%
UK excluding London average salary £33,750 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -7.14%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
317 373 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 66.74% 78.20% 77.25%
Number of salaries quoted 197 307 322
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £59,380
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Manual Testing
Berkshire

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

Manual Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Newbury

Manual Testing
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 5 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Open Source
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) QA
4 2 (40.00%) Selenium
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) CRM
4 2 (40.00%) ERP
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) Python
5 1 (20.00%) Perl
5 1 (20.00%) UNIX
5 1 (20.00%) Scrum
5 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 5 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (40.00%) Selenium
General
1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Tester
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Tester
3 2 (40.00%) Lead Tester
4 1 (20.00%) Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) QA Tester
4 1 (20.00%) Senior QA Tester
4 1 (20.00%) QA Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
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