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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manual Testing
Rank 4 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northwich 14.29% 5.41% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.00% 6.90% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £35,000 £29,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,750 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+5.69% -2.38%
Manual Testing
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4 29 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northwich 57.14% 78.38% 91.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 25 44
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,350 £16,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £37,500
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 Northwich

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

Manual Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Northwich

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Northwich

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Northwich

Manual Testing
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Northwich

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Northwich 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Northwich by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Northwich 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 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Tester
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Software Tester
1 3 (100.00%) QA Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) UAT Tester
2 2 (66.67%) QA Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA