The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Winchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manual Testing
Rank 29 30 41
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +11
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 12 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 6.59% 1.54% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.84% 2.04% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 2
Average salary £42,500 £27,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Manual Testing
Hampshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Winchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
153 98 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 84.07% 75.38% 83.87%
Number of salaries quoted 152 90 151
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -8.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

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

Manual Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Winchester

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Winchester

Manual Testing
Salary Histogram in Winchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Winchester region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Manual Testing Salary Histogram in Winchester

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Winchester 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 31 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 31 (100.00%) Selenium
1 31 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 29 (93.55%) Mentoring
3 28 (90.32%) WebDriver
4 26 (83.87%) HP Quality Center
4 26 (83.87%) Test Management
4 26 (83.87%) Automated Testing
4 26 (83.87%) Windows
4 26 (83.87%) Client/Server
4 26 (83.87%) N-Tier
5 23 (74.19%) HP
5 23 (74.19%) JMeter
5 23 (74.19%) Unit Testing
5 23 (74.19%) SoapUI
6 22 (70.97%) TestNG
6 22 (70.97%) JUnit
7 21 (67.74%) C#
8 5 (16.13%) Content Management
9 4 (12.90%) Software Testing
9 4 (12.90%) SQL
10 3 (9.68%) QuickTest Pro
11 2 (6.45%) Java
11 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
11 2 (6.45%) Finance
11 2 (6.45%) Banking
12 1 (3.23%) Integration Testing
12 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
12 1 (3.23%) QA
12 1 (3.23%) Test Scripting

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Winchester 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.

Development Applications
1 31 (100.00%) Selenium
2 28 (90.32%) WebDriver
3 23 (74.19%) SoapUI
3 23 (74.19%) JMeter
4 22 (70.97%) JUnit
4 22 (70.97%) TestNG
5 3 (9.68%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (3.23%) NUnit
General
1 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
1 2 (6.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (61.29%) Test Team Leader
1 19 (61.29%) Team Leader
2 7 (22.58%) Test Leader
3 4 (12.90%) Tester
4 3 (9.68%) Software Tester
5 1 (3.23%) Automated Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (83.87%) Client/Server
1 26 (83.87%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 26 (83.87%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 31 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 29 (93.55%) Mentoring
3 26 (83.87%) Automated Testing
3 26 (83.87%) Test Management
4 23 (74.19%) Unit Testing
5 5 (16.13%) Content Management
6 4 (12.90%) Software Testing
7 1 (3.23%) Integration Testing
7 1 (3.23%) Test Scripting
7 1 (3.23%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 21 (67.74%) C#
2 4 (12.90%) SQL
3 2 (6.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
1 1 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
Systems Management
1 26 (83.87%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (74.19%) HP