The first table below looks at the demand for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 25 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 Swindon region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manual Testing
Rank 63 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 5 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.77% 0.39% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 0.46% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 0
Average salary £37,500 £31,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.96% -
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
526 439 515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 80.80% 85.41% 82.27%
Number of salaries quoted 437 352 439
Average salary £44,000 £38,472 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.36% -12.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,088 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £85,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Manual Testing
Wiltshire

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Selenium
2 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 4 (66.67%) Banking
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (50.00%) ISEB
3 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (50.00%) Retail Banking
3 3 (50.00%) WATIR
3 3 (50.00%) Retail
3 3 (50.00%) RESTful
3 3 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 3 (50.00%) Use Case
4 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing
5 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Test Management
5 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
5 1 (16.67%) QA
5 1 (16.67%) CRM
5 1 (16.67%) ERP
5 1 (16.67%) C#
5 1 (16.67%) HTML
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) Back Office
5 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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.

Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Selenium
2 3 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (50.00%) WATIR
3 1 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
1 4 (66.67%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Retail
2 3 (50.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Back Office
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
2 5 (83.33%) Test Analyst
3 3 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (50.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
1 3 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) Use Case
3 3 (50.00%) TDD
4 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing
5 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Test Management
5 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
5 1 (16.67%) CRM
5 1 (16.67%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Swindon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago