The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 Warwickshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manual Testing
Rank 64 68 69
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 2 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.29% 1.27% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 1.53% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 4
Average salary £31,250 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
563 721 583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 81.12% 83.26% 79.97%
Number of salaries quoted 470 601 514
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Manual Testing
West Midlands

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 1 August 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
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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
Nuneaton -9 1 £27,500 -8.33%
Manual Testing
West Midlands

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 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%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (60.00%) System Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Apple
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (40.00%) iPhone
3 2 (40.00%) V-Model
3 2 (40.00%) iPad
3 2 (40.00%) Automation Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 PowerPoint
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (20.00%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) iPhone
1 2 (40.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (20.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (60.00%) System Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) V-Model
2 2 (40.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VB
2 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (20.00%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Apple
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle