The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manual Testing
Rank - 17 28
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 0 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales - 3.41% 2.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 4.05% 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 3
Average salary - £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Manual Testing
Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36 74 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 87.80% 84.09% 78.22%
Number of salaries quoted 31 58 74
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +63.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

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

Manual Testing Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in West Wales