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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manual Testing
Rank 79 65 69
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +4
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 7 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.88% 0.55% 1.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 0.66% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 12
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -9.72%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +4.68%
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
678 602 710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 85.07% 83.50% 84.02%
Number of salaries quoted 596 498 592
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

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
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Manual Testing Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

Manual Testing
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 10 (55.56%) Test Scripting
2 9 (50.00%) Bugzilla
2 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) JIRA
3 8 (44.44%) QA
3 8 (44.44%) Automated Testing
3 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
4 5 (27.78%) HTML
4 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
4 5 (27.78%) CSS
4 5 (27.78%) Web Services
4 5 (27.78%) XML
4 5 (27.78%) Selenium
4 5 (27.78%) Usability Testing
4 5 (27.78%) Test Automation
5 4 (22.22%) Mac OS
5 4 (22.22%) Software Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Windows
5 4 (22.22%) Linux
5 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 4 (22.22%) Robotium
5 4 (22.22%) Calabash
5 4 (22.22%) Appium
6 2 (11.11%) Degree
7 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
7 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
7 1 (5.56%) Finance
7 1 (5.56%) ISEB

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Bugzilla
1 9 (50.00%) JIRA
2 5 (27.78%) Selenium
3 4 (22.22%) Robotium
3 4 (22.22%) Calabash
3 4 (22.22%) Appium
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Tester
2 16 (88.89%) Software Tester
3 8 (44.44%) QA Analyst
3 8 (44.44%) Analyst
4 5 (27.78%) Web Tester
5 4 (22.22%) Web Analyst
5 4 (22.22%) Lead Tester
5 4 (22.22%) Mobile Tester
6 3 (16.67%) Junior
6 3 (16.67%) Junior Tester
6 3 (16.67%) Junior Software Tester
7 1 (5.56%) Graduate Software Tester
7 1 (5.56%) Test Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) HTML
1 5 (27.78%) CSS
1 5 (27.78%) Web Services
1 5 (27.78%) XML
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Mac OS
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
1 4 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Test Scripting
2 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (44.44%) Automated Testing
3 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
4 5 (27.78%) Usability Testing
4 5 (27.78%) Test Automation
5 4 (22.22%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (44.44%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
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