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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manual Testing
Rank 18 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 9 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 7.83% 1.85% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.49% 2.44% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 0
Average salary £30,000 £33,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -1.58%
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
106 41 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 92.17% 75.93% 86.84%
Number of salaries quoted 103 37 64
Average salary £40,000 £31,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% -10.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £39,300 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 19 Related IT Skills in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) QA
2 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (91.67%) Windows
3 9 (75.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 7 (58.33%) Automated Testing
5 5 (41.67%) Selenium
6 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
6 3 (25.00%) RoboHelp
6 3 (25.00%) Automation Testing
6 3 (25.00%) JIRA
7 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
7 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
7 1 (8.33%) C#
7 1 (8.33%) C++
7 1 (8.33%) VB
7 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
7 1 (8.33%) .NET
7 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Degree

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wilmslow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 3 (25.00%) RoboHelp
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (41.67%) Selenium
3 3 (25.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
1 8 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Tester
2 4 (33.33%) Software Tester
3 1 (8.33%) IT Graduate
3 1 (8.33%) Junior Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Graduate Software Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Junior
3 1 (8.33%) Manual Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Automated Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C#
1 1 (8.33%) C++
1 1 (8.33%) VB
1 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft