The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manual Testing
Rank 80 72 79
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 1 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.12% 0.76% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.94% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 1
Average salary £38,000 £30,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% +36.36%
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Manual Testing
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
743 635 564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 87.51% 80.38% 77.05%
Number of salaries quoted 655 536 507
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

Manual Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Warwickshire

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (60.00%) QA
1 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (60.00%) System Testing
2 2 (40.00%) QMS
2 2 (40.00%) Servitor
2 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Quality Management
2 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Servitor
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) QA Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Web Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Senior QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (60.00%) System Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (40.00%) QMS
2 2 (40.00%) Quality Management
2 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) V-Model
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft