The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 56 66 62
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.20% 0.33% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.37% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Median salary £21,500 £34,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-37.68% -18.82%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Manual Testing
Wiltshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
442 540 457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 87.01% 88.96% 87.21%
Number of salaries quoted 372 479 396
Median salary £42,500 £43,596 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.51% -0.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £63,500 £55,648
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of job ads across the Swindon 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 Swindon

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Swindon

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 4 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) System Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (50.00%) Coaching
3 2 (50.00%) JMeter
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Selenium
3 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (25.00%) JIRA
4 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (25.00%) ISEB
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Mingle
4 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Mingle
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (50.00%) JMeter
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
1 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) System Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) Coaching
3 2 (50.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared