The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wilmslow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manual Testing
Rank 22 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 1.01% 4.00% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 4.48% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Manual Testing
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wilmslow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
75 67 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 75.76% 89.33% 53.25%
Number of salaries quoted 61 62 37
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Wilmslow

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

Manual Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Wilmslow

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Wilmslow

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Wilmslow

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wilmslow 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 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) Automation Testing
1 2 (50.00%) QA
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (25.00%) RoboHelp
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Stress Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) System Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Client/Server

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wilmslow by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wilmslow 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 1 (25.00%) RoboHelp
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (25.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) QA Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Stress Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) System Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft