The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 94 88 101
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +13
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 1 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.092% 0.72% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.79% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 0
Average salary £27,500 £44,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.20% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Manual Testing
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
939 1013 854
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 86.70% 91.18% 85.74%
Number of salaries quoted 864 857 752
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,648
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Manual Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Manual Testing
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manual Testing within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chippenham - 1 £27,500 -
Manual Testing
South West

Manual Testing
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 2 (66.67%) QA
1 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (33.33%) JMeter
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) JUnit
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JMeter
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center