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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manual Testing
Rank 48 - 55
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 7 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 1.91% - 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.34% - 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 3
Average salary £19,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
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
299 308 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 81.47% 81.70% 76.84%
Number of salaries quoted 258 218 252
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 24 December 2014.

Manual Testing Salary Histogram in Newbury

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 6 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Selenium
3 4 (44.44%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Banking
3 4 (44.44%) Open Source
4 3 (33.33%) ISEB
4 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
4 3 (33.33%) Automation Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Java
5 2 (22.22%) MySQL
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 2 (22.22%) XML
5 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) JIRA
5 2 (22.22%) QA
5 2 (22.22%) Wiki
5 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
5 2 (22.22%) WebDriver
5 2 (22.22%) SaaS
5 2 (22.22%) Confluence
5 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
5 2 (22.22%) BDD
5 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
5 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
1 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
1 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Selenium
2 4 (44.44%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (22.22%) JIRA
3 2 (22.22%) WebDriver
3 2 (22.22%) Zephyr
General
1 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
1 4 (44.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Tester
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Tester
2 3 (33.33%) Junior Test Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Junior Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Junior
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Quality Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) QA Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) XML
1 2 (22.22%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Open Source
2 2 (22.22%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Automation Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
4 2 (22.22%) BDD
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) ISEB
1 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
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