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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manual Testing
Wales / West Wales
Rank - 22 16
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 0 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales - 6.67% 1.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 8.47% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 1
Median salary - £27,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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
107 59 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 95.54% 78.67% 85.96%
Number of salaries quoted 89 53 37
Median salary £40,000 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,000 £34,836
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £75,000 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the West Wales region citing Manual Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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