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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manual Testing
Rank 77 67 72
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 1 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.13% 0.72% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.95% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 1
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +56.81%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
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
655 529 582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 87.22% 76.56% 81.17%
Number of salaries quoted 577 449 522
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £26,800 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £56,000
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
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manual Testing within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick -12 1 £37,500 +8.69%
Manual Testing
West Midlands

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (80.00%) System Testing
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (60.00%) QA
2 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) Quality Management
3 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (40.00%) QMS
3 2 (40.00%) Servitor
3 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (20.00%) ISEB
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (20.00%) Release Management

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) QA Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Software Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior QA Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (80.00%) System Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (40.00%) Quality Management
3 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (40.00%) QMS
4 1 (20.00%) V-Model
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (20.00%) Release Management
4 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Management
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft