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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manual Testing
Rank - - 28
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire - - 1.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -1.58%
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
57 61 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 55.88% 62.89% 80.39%
Number of salaries quoted 39 33 73
Average salary £42,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £22,700 £19,950
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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