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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manual Testing
Rank 35 28 35
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 11 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 5.34% 3.17% 2.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.59% 3.85% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 5
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,250 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +7.03%
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
167 104 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 81.07% 82.54% 78.87%
Number of salaries quoted 162 97 146
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 29 (100.00%) Selenium
1 29 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 28 (96.55%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (96.55%) Mentoring
3 25 (86.21%) Windows
3 25 (86.21%) Client/Server
3 25 (86.21%) N-Tier
4 24 (82.76%) Automated Testing
4 24 (82.76%) HP Quality Center
4 24 (82.76%) Test Management
5 21 (72.41%) WebDriver
6 18 (62.07%) C#
7 17 (58.62%) JMeter
7 17 (58.62%) Unit Testing
7 17 (58.62%) SoapUI
8 16 (55.17%) HP
9 15 (51.72%) JUnit
9 15 (51.72%) TestNG
10 10 (34.48%) Software Testing
10 10 (34.48%) Content Management
11 9 (31.03%) SQL
12 8 (27.59%) QuickTest Pro
13 3 (10.34%) ISTQB
13 3 (10.34%) NUnit
14 2 (6.90%) Banking
14 2 (6.90%) Test Scripting
14 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
14 2 (6.90%) Finance
14 2 (6.90%) OOD
14 2 (6.90%) OO

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 29 (100.00%) Selenium
2 21 (72.41%) WebDriver
3 17 (58.62%) JMeter
3 17 (58.62%) SoapUI
4 15 (51.72%) JUnit
4 15 (51.72%) TestNG
5 8 (27.59%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (10.34%) NUnit
7 2 (6.90%) SpecFlow
8 1 (3.45%) MSTest
General
1 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
1 2 (6.90%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Test Team Leader
1 13 (44.83%) Team Leader
2 9 (31.03%) Software Tester
2 9 (31.03%) Tester
3 5 (17.24%) Test Leader
4 1 (3.45%) Development Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Software Development Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Software Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Developer
4 1 (3.45%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (86.21%) Client/Server
1 25 (86.21%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 25 (86.21%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 28 (96.55%) Mentoring
2 28 (96.55%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (82.76%) Automated Testing
3 24 (82.76%) Test Management
4 17 (58.62%) Unit Testing
5 10 (34.48%) Software Testing
5 10 (34.48%) Content Management
6 2 (6.90%) OO
6 2 (6.90%) OOD
6 2 (6.90%) Test Scripting
6 2 (6.90%) User Stories
7 1 (3.45%) Automation Testing
7 1 (3.45%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.45%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (62.07%) C#
2 9 (31.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) ISTQB
2 2 (6.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 24 (82.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) HP
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Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
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