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 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 - 18 20
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 0 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales - 8.64% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 14.00% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 1
Average salary - £27,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
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
44 50 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 60.27% 61.73% 73.97%
Number of salaries quoted 34 43 45
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,836 £20,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,500 £34,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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

Manual Testing
Top 2 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Wales 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 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Finance

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Wales 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.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET