The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Redditch region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manual Testing
Rank 9 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 9.23% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.32% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £28,750 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +7.81%
Manual Testing
Worcestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Redditch
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
53 40 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 81.54% 86.96% 78.43%
Number of salaries quoted 43 33 40
Average salary £30,000 £31,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -27.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

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

Manual Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Redditch

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Redditch

Manual Testing
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Redditch

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Redditch 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 8 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 8 (100.00%) Use Case
1 8 (100.00%) Test Management
1 8 (100.00%) Time Management
1 8 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Management Information System
3 5 (62.50%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (37.50%) Data Management
5 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Redditch by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Redditch 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.

Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Tester
2 3 (37.50%) Software Tester
3 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Management Information System
2 5 (62.50%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 8 (100.00%) Use Case
1 8 (100.00%) Test Management
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Time Management
1 8 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (37.50%) Data Management
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting