The first table below looks at the demand for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 11 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 Warrington region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manual Testing
Rank 65 47 61
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +14
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 5 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 0.98% 0.28% 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 0.37% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 7
Average salary £30,000 £33,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -12.00%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.57%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
421 273 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 82.71% 76.26% 78.34%
Number of salaries quoted 347 219 388
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Manual Testing
Cheshire

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

Manual Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Warrington

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) QA
3 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 6 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 6 (50.00%) ISEB
4 5 (41.67%) .NET
4 5 (41.67%) Regression Testing
4 5 (41.67%) V-Model
4 5 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (33.33%) Cucumber
5 4 (33.33%) Selenium
5 4 (33.33%) Automated Testing
5 4 (33.33%) C#
5 4 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (25.00%) NHS
6 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (25.00%) Release Management
7 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Stress Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Degree
7 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
7 2 (16.67%) System Testing
8 1 (8.33%) XML
8 1 (8.33%) JIRA
8 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
8 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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.

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 4 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (8.33%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) QA Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) QA Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Software Test Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Test Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Software Tester
5 2 (16.67%) QA Tester
5 2 (16.67%) Tester
6 1 (8.33%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
2 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) NHS
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Regression Testing
2 5 (41.67%) V-Model
3 4 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Release Management
5 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Stress Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
5 2 (16.67%) System Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
6 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) ISEB
1 6 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) QA
Warrington, Cheshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: Unspecified Excellent plus benefits
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