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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manual Testing
Rank 30 31 46
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +15
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 17 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 8.63% 6.02% 1.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.39% 7.09% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 4
Average salary £45,000 £41,250 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.06%
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
181 141 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 91.88% 84.94% 78.60%
Number of salaries quoted 177 132 191
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £29,887
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £67,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 2015.

Manual Testing Salary Histogram in Winchester

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 23 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (95.83%) Selenium
2 22 (91.67%) Test Automation
3 21 (87.50%) Automated Testing
4 17 (70.83%) HP UFT
4 17 (70.83%) Mentoring
5 16 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
5 16 (66.67%) Windows
5 16 (66.67%) Client/Server
5 16 (66.67%) N-Tier
6 15 (62.50%) Test Management
7 14 (58.33%) WebDriver
7 14 (58.33%) Software Testing
8 13 (54.17%) C#
9 12 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
10 11 (45.83%) Unit Testing
10 11 (45.83%) SQL
10 11 (45.83%) JMeter
11 10 (41.67%) Content Management
12 8 (33.33%) ISTQB
13 7 (29.17%) SoapUI
14 6 (25.00%) TestNG
14 6 (25.00%) NUnit
14 6 (25.00%) HP
14 6 (25.00%) JUnit
15 5 (20.83%) Security Testing
15 5 (20.83%) Coaching
15 5 (20.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 4 (16.67%) NSubstitute
16 4 (16.67%) Test Strategy

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 23 (95.83%) Selenium
2 17 (70.83%) HP UFT
3 14 (58.33%) WebDriver
4 11 (45.83%) JMeter
5 7 (29.17%) SoapUI
6 6 (25.00%) NUnit
6 6 (25.00%) TestNG
6 6 (25.00%) JUnit
7 4 (16.67%) NSubstitute
8 2 (8.33%) SpecFlow
9 1 (4.17%) MSTest
General
1 4 (16.67%) Publishing
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Team Leader
1 11 (45.83%) Test Team Leader
2 10 (41.67%) Software Tester
2 10 (41.67%) Tester
3 4 (16.67%) Automation Team Leader
4 2 (8.33%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Software Development Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Development Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (66.67%) Client/Server
1 16 (66.67%) N-Tier
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (91.67%) Test Automation
3 21 (87.50%) Automated Testing
4 17 (70.83%) Mentoring
5 15 (62.50%) Test Management
6 14 (58.33%) Software Testing
7 12 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 11 (45.83%) Unit Testing
9 10 (41.67%) Content Management
10 5 (20.83%) Security Testing
10 5 (20.83%) Coaching
11 4 (16.67%) Performance Testing
11 4 (16.67%) Test Strategy
11 4 (16.67%) TDD
12 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting
13 2 (8.33%) OO
13 2 (8.33%) OOD
13 2 (8.33%) User Stories
14 1 (4.17%) Automation Testing
14 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) C#
2 11 (45.83%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 5 (20.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 16 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft