The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manual Testing
Rank 45 59 57
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -2
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 7 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 1.82% 0.43% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 0.58% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 2
Average salary £40,000 £43,750 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +32.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £40,750 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £46,750 £34,600
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Manual Testing
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
338 342 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 87.79% 73.87% 84.44%
Number of salaries quoted 241 195 294
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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
Salary Histogram in Newbury

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Newbury region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Manual Testing Salary Histogram in Newbury

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Automated Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Regression Testing
2 6 (85.71%) ISTQB
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) ISEB
3 5 (71.43%) SQL
4 4 (57.14%) Java
4 4 (57.14%) JIRA
4 4 (57.14%) QA
4 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
4 4 (57.14%) Selenium
4 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (42.86%) Test Planning
5 3 (42.86%) Open Source
5 3 (42.86%) Integration Testing
5 3 (42.86%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (42.86%) Scrum
5 3 (42.86%) C#
5 3 (42.86%) UNIX
5 3 (42.86%) Windows
5 3 (42.86%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (42.86%) CRM
5 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
6 2 (28.57%) GSM
6 2 (28.57%) UMTS
6 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
6 2 (28.57%) LTE

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
1 3 (42.86%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (14.29%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) GSM
1 2 (28.57%) UMTS
1 2 (28.57%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
1 2 (28.57%) HBase
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) JIRA
1 4 (57.14%) Selenium
2 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
2 2 (28.57%) SpecFlow
3 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) QA Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Software Tester
2 3 (42.86%) Tester
3 2 (28.57%) Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) SOAP
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) XML
1 1 (14.29%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (14.29%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) UNIX
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Automated Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Regression Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
3 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Integration Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Open Source
4 3 (42.86%) Scrum
4 3 (42.86%) CRM
4 3 (42.86%) Test Planning
5 2 (28.57%) BDD
6 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) ISEB
1 6 (85.71%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle