The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manual Testing
Rank - 21 27
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire - 1.20% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.08% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £52,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +44.82%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,000 £31,750
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -2.36%
Manual Testing
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
59 48 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 56.73% 57.83% 78.65%
Number of salaries quoted 49 32 91
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £26,250 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Manual Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Shropshire