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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manual Testing
Rank 30 30 50
Rank change year-on-year
0 +20
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 15 17 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 8.72% 8.90% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.80% 10.56% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 15 17 1
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +54.54%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
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
153 161 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 88.95% 84.29% 79.92%
Number of salaries quoted 144 157 189
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 4 September 2015.

Manual Testing Salary Histogram in Winchester

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 4 September 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%) Selenium
2 22 (91.67%) Test Automation
3 21 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (83.33%) Automated Testing
5 19 (79.17%) WebDriver
6 18 (75.00%) C#
6 18 (75.00%) HP UFT
7 17 (70.83%) JMeter
7 17 (70.83%) Unit Testing
8 15 (62.50%) HP Quality Center
9 14 (58.33%) Windows
9 14 (58.33%) Client/Server
9 14 (58.33%) N-Tier
9 14 (58.33%) Test Management
9 14 (58.33%) Mentoring
9 14 (58.33%) Continuous Delivery
10 13 (54.17%) SoapUI
11 10 (41.67%) TestNG
11 10 (41.67%) HP
11 10 (41.67%) JUnit
12 8 (33.33%) Software Testing
12 8 (33.33%) SQL
13 7 (29.17%) NUnit
14 6 (25.00%) ISTQB
15 5 (20.83%) Security Testing
15 5 (20.83%) Coaching
16 4 (16.67%) Test Strategy
16 4 (16.67%) NSubstitute
16 4 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 4 (16.67%) Performance Testing

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 19 (79.17%) WebDriver
3 18 (75.00%) HP UFT
4 17 (70.83%) JMeter
5 13 (54.17%) SoapUI
6 10 (41.67%) TestNG
6 10 (41.67%) JUnit
7 7 (29.17%) NUnit
8 4 (16.67%) NSubstitute
9 3 (12.50%) MSTest
General
1 4 (16.67%) Publishing
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Test Team Leader
1 15 (62.50%) Team Leader
2 4 (16.67%) Automation Team Leader
2 4 (16.67%) Software Tester
2 4 (16.67%) Tester
3 3 (12.50%) Test Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Agile Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 14 (58.33%) Client/Server
1 14 (58.33%) N-Tier
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (58.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (91.67%) Test Automation
2 21 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (83.33%) Automated Testing
4 17 (70.83%) Unit Testing
5 14 (58.33%) Test Management
5 14 (58.33%) Mentoring
5 14 (58.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 8 (33.33%) Software Testing
7 5 (20.83%) Coaching
7 5 (20.83%) Security Testing
8 4 (16.67%) Performance Testing
8 4 (16.67%) Test Strategy
8 4 (16.67%) TDD
8 4 (16.67%) Content Management
9 1 (4.17%) Penetration Testing
9 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (4.17%) Regression Testing
9 1 (4.17%) Scrum
9 1 (4.17%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) C#
2 8 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 15 (62.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) HP
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
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