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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manual Testing
Rank - - 13
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 0 0 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch - - 22.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 24.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 14
Average salary - - £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,500 £31,250
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +7.20%
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
64 47 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 84.21% 82.46% 95.08%
Number of salaries quoted 54 36 50
Average salary £35,000 £26,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.61% -21.21%
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 10 Related IT Skills in Redditch

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Use Case
1 4 (100.00%) Test Management
1 4 (100.00%) Time Management
1 4 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Redditch by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 3 (75.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Use Case
1 4 (100.00%) Test Management
1 4 (100.00%) Time Management
1 4 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting