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 17 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manual Testing
Rank 45 58 54
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -4
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 5 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 1.45% 0.24% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.09% 0.28% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £40,000 £31,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% -8.82%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -
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
239 354 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 69.08% 84.69% 81.76%
Number of salaries quoted 180 247 237
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 17 October 2014.

Manual Testing Salary Histogram in Newbury

Manual Testing
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 7 (87.50%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (75.00%) Banking
2 6 (75.00%) Automated Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 6 (75.00%) Open Source
3 5 (62.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) Selenium
6 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Perl
6 1 (12.50%) UNIX
6 1 (12.50%) Python
6 1 (12.50%) CRM
6 1 (12.50%) ERP
6 1 (12.50%) ISEB
6 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
6 1 (12.50%) Degree
6 1 (12.50%) QA

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 7 (87.50%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (25.00%) Selenium
General
1 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
1 6 (75.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Tester
2 6 (75.00%) Senior Tester
3 2 (25.00%) Lead Tester
4 1 (12.50%) QA Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Senior QA Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Junior
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Perl
1 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
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