The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 34 24 49
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +25
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 12 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 4.86% 5.81% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.61% 8.19% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 1
Median salary £25,750 £31,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.93% -8.82%
UK excluding London median salary £35,250 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +4.47%
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 Solihull region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
214 171 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 86.64% 70.95% 87.50%
Number of salaries quoted 187 141 235
Median salary £37,500 £34,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

The demand trend of job ads across the Solihull region citing Manual Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Manual Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Solihull

Manual Testing
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Manual Testing Salary Histogram in Solihull

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT jobs citing Manual Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Solihull region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (81.25%) Automation Testing
3 12 (75.00%) SQL
4 11 (68.75%) Automated Testing
4 11 (68.75%) Agile Testing
5 10 (62.50%) Functional Testing
5 10 (62.50%) QA
5 10 (62.50%) Test Scripting
5 10 (62.50%) Regression Testing
5 10 (62.50%) Scrum
6 9 (56.25%) Workflow Management
6 9 (56.25%) Workflow
6 9 (56.25%) System Testing
6 9 (56.25%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (56.25%) Non-Functional Testing
6 9 (56.25%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (56.25%) Unit Testing
6 9 (56.25%) Smoke Testing
7 8 (50.00%) Web Services
8 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
9 3 (18.75%) Web Testing
9 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
10 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
10 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
10 2 (12.50%) Performance Testing
10 2 (12.50%) Java
10 2 (12.50%) OOP
10 2 (12.50%) OO
10 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
10 2 (12.50%) WebDriver

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (12.50%) Selenium
2 2 (12.50%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Analyst
2 11 (68.75%) Test Analyst
3 7 (43.75%) Software Analyst
3 7 (43.75%) Software Test Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) Tester
4 4 (25.00%) Web Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) Web Test Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) Mobile Test Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce Tester
6 2 (12.50%) Junior
6 2 (12.50%) Junior Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Junior Test Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Lead Tester
6 2 (12.50%) Manual Tester
6 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) Senior Software Tester
6 2 (12.50%) Software Tester
6 2 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Test Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (81.25%) Automation Testing
3 11 (68.75%) Agile Testing
3 11 (68.75%) Automated Testing
4 10 (62.50%) Functional Testing
4 10 (62.50%) Regression Testing
4 10 (62.50%) Scrum
4 10 (62.50%) Test Scripting
5 9 (56.25%) Non-Functional Testing
5 9 (56.25%) Smoke Testing
5 9 (56.25%) System Testing
5 9 (56.25%) Unit Testing
5 9 (56.25%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (56.25%) Workflow
5 9 (56.25%) Workflow Management
6 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
7 3 (18.75%) Web Testing
8 2 (12.50%) OO
8 2 (12.50%) OOP
8 2 (12.50%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (62.50%) QA
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday