The first table below looks at the demand for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manual Testing
Rank 71 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.30% 0.30% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.37% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £61,250 £38,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.18% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -3.03%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
538 543 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 80.78% 81.41% 79.96%
Number of salaries quoted 457 507 365
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Manual Testing
South West

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Manual Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Somerset

Manual Testing
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manual Testing within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bath -7 2 £61,250 +61.18%
Manual Testing
South West

Manual Testing
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 7 (100.00%) Back Office
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
1 7 (100.00%) Test Management
1 7 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 7 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (42.86%) ISEB
2 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Wealth Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Information Management

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
General
1 7 (100.00%) Back Office
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Test Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Head of Testing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Test Management
1 7 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 7 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Wealth Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Information Management
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001