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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manual Testing
Rank 25 50 -
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 19 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 8.80% 0.47% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.38% 0.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 19 1 0
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.36% -2.30%
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
183 179 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 84.72% 83.64% 73.55%
Number of salaries quoted 179 174 177
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 21 October 2014.

Manual Testing Salary Histogram in Winchester

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 26 (100.00%) Selenium
1 26 (100.00%) WebDriver
2 25 (96.15%) Test Automation
2 25 (96.15%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (80.77%) Unit Testing
3 21 (80.77%) Test Management
3 21 (80.77%) HP Quality Center
3 21 (80.77%) SoapUI
3 21 (80.77%) Windows
3 21 (80.77%) Client/Server
3 21 (80.77%) N-Tier
3 21 (80.77%) HP
3 21 (80.77%) JMeter
3 21 (80.77%) Automated Testing
4 20 (76.92%) JUnit
4 20 (76.92%) Mentoring
4 20 (76.92%) TestNG
5 12 (46.15%) C#
6 9 (34.62%) Java
7 5 (19.23%) Content Management
8 4 (15.38%) Test Scripting
8 4 (15.38%) SQL
8 4 (15.38%) Web Services
9 1 (3.85%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (3.85%) Software Testing
9 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
9 1 (3.85%) QA
9 1 (3.85%) Integration Testing
9 1 (3.85%) NUnit
9 1 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 26 (100.00%) Selenium
1 26 (100.00%) WebDriver
2 21 (80.77%) SoapUI
2 21 (80.77%) JMeter
3 20 (76.92%) JUnit
3 20 (76.92%) TestNG
4 1 (3.85%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (3.85%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Test Team Leader
1 16 (61.54%) Team Leader
2 5 (19.23%) Tester
2 5 (19.23%) Test Leader
3 4 (15.38%) Automated Tester
4 1 (3.85%) Software Tester
4 1 (3.85%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (80.77%) Client/Server
1 21 (80.77%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 21 (80.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (96.15%) Test Automation
1 25 (96.15%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (80.77%) Unit Testing
2 21 (80.77%) Test Management
2 21 (80.77%) Automated Testing
3 20 (76.92%) Mentoring
4 5 (19.23%) Content Management
5 4 (15.38%) Test Scripting
6 1 (3.85%) Software Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Integration Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) C#
2 9 (34.62%) Java
3 4 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
1 1 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 21 (80.77%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (80.77%) HP
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago