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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manual Testing
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 71 97 95
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -2
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 6 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.82% 0.096% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 0.11% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 7
Median salary £32,500 £27,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -38.20%
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 Wiltshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
628 924 991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 85.56% 88.68% 91.76%
Number of salaries quoted 547 835 846
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Wiltshire 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 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manual Testing within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon - 4 £32,500 -
Manual Testing
South West

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT jobs citing Manual Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wiltshire region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 3 (50.00%) BDD
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) Maven
2 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 2 (33.33%) QA
2 2 (33.33%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Load Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) LTE
3 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (16.67%) Use Case
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Google
3 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) ISEB
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Advertising
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) C++

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) LTE
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Maven
1 2 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) GitLab
2 1 (16.67%) Gradle
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) QA Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Manual Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
1 1 (16.67%) REST
1 1 (16.67%) SOAP
1 1 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) API Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Context-Driven Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Load Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Microservices
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) C++
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
1 1 (16.67%) Python
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Google
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft