The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manual Testing
Rank 33 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 1 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 0.51% 4.72% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 5.62% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 0
Average salary £37,500 £35,065 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Manual Testing
South Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
144 178 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 73.10% 83.96% 80.73%
Number of salaries quoted 120 162 145
Average salary £44,000 £37,565 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.13% +7.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,565 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

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

Manual Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Newport

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Newport

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Newport 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) DTV
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) Perforce
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Korn
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Groovy
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Newport 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 1 (100.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) TestLink
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (100.00%) DTV
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Bug Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Korn
1 1 (100.00%) Groovy
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Perforce