The table below looks at the statistics 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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manual Testing
Rank - 64 -
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough - 0.17% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £44,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+6.55% -1.61%
Manual Testing
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
387 451 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 78.34% 75.42% 79.50%
Number of salaries quoted 333 373 403
Average salary £49,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
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 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 18 September 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 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) Selenium
2 8 (80.00%) QA
2 8 (80.00%) ISEB
3 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (70.00%) WebDriver
4 6 (60.00%) Scrum
5 5 (50.00%) Finance
5 5 (50.00%) Java
5 5 (50.00%) .NET
6 4 (40.00%) SQL
6 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
6 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
7 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
7 3 (30.00%) E-business
7 3 (30.00%) Web Development
7 3 (30.00%) Legal
8 2 (20.00%) OO
8 2 (20.00%) CRM
8 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
8 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
8 2 (20.00%) Degree
8 2 (20.00%) JIRA
8 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
8 2 (20.00%) Subversion
8 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
8 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
8 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
8 2 (20.00%) SaaS
8 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (20.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Selenium
2 7 (70.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (20.00%) JIRA
3 2 (20.00%) Subversion
3 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (20.00%) Selenium IDE
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) QA Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Test Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior QA Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Scrum
3 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
4 3 (30.00%) E-business
4 3 (30.00%) Web Development
5 2 (20.00%) OO
5 2 (20.00%) CRM
5 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
5 2 (20.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) ISEB
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (80.00%) QA
Slough
Blue Town Online
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 26 days ago
Slough
Blue Town Online
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 26 days ago