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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 37 60 38
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -22
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 7 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 3.66% 2.46% 2.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.43% 3.04% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 3
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £35,000 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
158 230 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 82.72% 80.70% 88.71%
Number of salaries quoted 144 218 159
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 1 May 2016.

Manual Testing Salary Histogram in Winchester

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 10 (100.00%) Selenium
1 10 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Automated Testing
2 7 (70.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) WebDriver
2 7 (70.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 6 (60.00%) Mentoring
3 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) JMeter
4 5 (50.00%) HP UFT
4 5 (50.00%) CMS
4 5 (50.00%) Windows
4 5 (50.00%) Client/Server
4 5 (50.00%) N-Tier
4 5 (50.00%) Content Management
5 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
5 4 (40.00%) TDD
5 4 (40.00%) NUnit
5 4 (40.00%) Performance Testing
5 4 (40.00%) Security Testing
5 4 (40.00%) Coaching
5 4 (40.00%) Test Strategy
6 3 (30.00%) SOLID
6 3 (30.00%) MSTest
6 3 (30.00%) SoapUI
6 3 (30.00%) Process Improvement
6 3 (30.00%) Publishing
6 3 (30.00%) OOD
6 3 (30.00%) OO

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (50.00%) CMS
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Selenium
2 7 (70.00%) WebDriver
3 6 (60.00%) JMeter
4 5 (50.00%) HP UFT
5 4 (40.00%) NUnit
6 3 (30.00%) MSTest
6 3 (30.00%) SoapUI
7 1 (10.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (30.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Automation Team Leader
1 4 (40.00%) Automation Test Lead
1 4 (40.00%) Team Leader
1 4 (40.00%) Test Leader
1 4 (40.00%) Test Team Leader
2 3 (30.00%) Development Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Software Development Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Software Tester
2 3 (30.00%) Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Development Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 5 (50.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Automated Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 6 (60.00%) Mentoring
4 5 (50.00%) Content Management
5 4 (40.00%) Coaching
5 4 (40.00%) Performance Testing
5 4 (40.00%) Security Testing
5 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
5 4 (40.00%) TDD
5 4 (40.00%) Test Strategy
6 3 (30.00%) OO
6 3 (30.00%) OOD
6 3 (30.00%) Process Improvement
6 3 (30.00%) SOLID
6 3 (30.00%) Test Management
6 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (20.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) HP Quality Center