The first table below looks at the demand for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Slough region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manual Testing
Rank 54 61 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 7 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.41% 0.15% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.96% 0.19% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
358 520 472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 72.32% 79.88% 78.28%
Number of salaries quoted 299 439 392
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Manual Testing
Berkshire

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Manual Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Slough

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) Selenium
2 10 (83.33%) QA
3 9 (75.00%) ISEB
4 8 (66.67%) WebDriver
5 7 (58.33%) Scrum
6 6 (50.00%) Java
6 6 (50.00%) .NET
7 5 (41.67%) Finance
7 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (33.33%) Automated Testing
8 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
8 4 (33.33%) Web Development
8 4 (33.33%) E-business
8 4 (33.33%) SQL
8 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
9 3 (25.00%) Legal
10 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
10 2 (16.67%) Subversion
10 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
10 2 (16.67%) Degree
10 2 (16.67%) JIRA
10 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
10 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
10 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing
10 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
10 2 (16.67%) OO
10 2 (16.67%) CRM
10 2 (16.67%) Selenium IDE
10 2 (16.67%) SaaS

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) Selenium
2 8 (66.67%) WebDriver
3 2 (16.67%) Subversion
3 2 (16.67%) JIRA
3 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 2 (16.67%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (8.33%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (8.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) QA Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Tester
2 3 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Software Tester
2 3 (25.00%) Test Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior QA Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Scrum
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 4 (33.33%) Web Development
3 4 (33.33%) E-business
3 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing
4 2 (16.67%) OO
4 2 (16.67%) CRM
4 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
5 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) ISEB
2 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (83.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft