The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manual Testing
Rank 39 45 27
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -18
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 7 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 2.54% 0.48% 5.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.08% 0.53% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 14
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £50,000 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £50,000 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Manual Testing
Warwickshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
227 187 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 82.25% 90.34% 81.33%
Number of salaries quoted 202 155 173
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwick

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

Manual Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Warwick

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Warwick

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Warwick

Manual Testing
Salary Histogram in Warwick

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Warwick region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Manual Testing Salary Histogram in Warwick

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwick

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Warwick 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 10 (90.91%) Test Scripting
2 9 (81.82%) JIRA
2 9 (81.82%) Bugzilla
2 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (72.73%) QA
4 5 (45.45%) Selenium
5 4 (36.36%) Mac OS
5 4 (36.36%) Robotium
5 4 (36.36%) Calabash
5 4 (36.36%) Appium
5 4 (36.36%) Windows
5 4 (36.36%) Linux
6 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 2 (18.18%) Finance
7 1 (9.09%) ISEB
7 1 (9.09%) Internet
7 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
7 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
7 1 (9.09%) SQL
7 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
7 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
7 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
7 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
7 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Test Management
7 1 (9.09%) System Testing

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Warwick by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Warwick 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) JIRA
1 9 (81.82%) Bugzilla
2 5 (45.45%) Selenium
3 4 (36.36%) Robotium
3 4 (36.36%) Calabash
3 4 (36.36%) Appium
4 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
4 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Tester
2 8 (72.73%) QA Analyst
2 8 (72.73%) Software Tester
2 8 (72.73%) Analyst
3 5 (45.45%) Web Tester
4 4 (36.36%) Mobile Tester
4 4 (36.36%) Web Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Test Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Senior Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Mac OS
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Test Scripting
2 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
4 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
4 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Test Management
4 1 (9.09%) System Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ISEB
1 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (72.73%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft