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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manual Testing
Rank - 18 28
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire - 1.22% 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.13% 2.24%
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 £30,000 £30,913
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -2.95%
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
58 47 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 55.77% 57.32% 79.76%
Number of salaries quoted 48 31 85
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 £24,000 £25,250 £21,925
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £48,250 £52,250
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