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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manual Testing
Rank 53 36 33
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -3
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 8 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 3.24% 1.69% 3.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.98% 1.95% 4.68%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 7
Average salary £45,000 £36,250 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.13% +31.81%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
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
201 154 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 81.38% 86.52% 80.28%
Number of salaries quoted 193 143 167
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 29 May 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 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (95.00%) Selenium
1 19 (95.00%) Test Automation
2 18 (90.00%) Automated Testing
3 15 (75.00%) Mentoring
4 14 (70.00%) Windows
4 14 (70.00%) Client/Server
4 14 (70.00%) N-Tier
5 13 (65.00%) HP Quality Center
5 13 (65.00%) Test Management
6 12 (60.00%) Software Testing
7 11 (55.00%) C#
7 11 (55.00%) WebDriver
8 10 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 9 (45.00%) Unit Testing
9 9 (45.00%) SQL
9 9 (45.00%) JMeter
9 9 (45.00%) Content Management
10 8 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
11 6 (30.00%) ISTQB
11 6 (30.00%) SoapUI
12 5 (25.00%) TestNG
12 5 (25.00%) HP
12 5 (25.00%) NUnit
12 5 (25.00%) JUnit
13 4 (20.00%) Security Testing
13 4 (20.00%) Coaching
13 4 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 3 (15.00%) NSubstitute
14 3 (15.00%) Performance Testing

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 19 (95.00%) Selenium
2 11 (55.00%) WebDriver
3 9 (45.00%) JMeter
4 8 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
5 6 (30.00%) SoapUI
6 5 (25.00%) TestNG
6 5 (25.00%) NUnit
6 5 (25.00%) JUnit
7 3 (15.00%) NSubstitute
8 2 (10.00%) SpecFlow
9 1 (5.00%) MSTest
General
1 3 (15.00%) Publishing
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Tester
1 9 (45.00%) Test Team Leader
1 9 (45.00%) Software Tester
1 9 (45.00%) Team Leader
2 3 (15.00%) Automation Team Leader
3 1 (5.00%) Development Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Software Development Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (70.00%) Client/Server
1 14 (70.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (95.00%) Test Automation
2 18 (90.00%) Automated Testing
3 15 (75.00%) Mentoring
4 13 (65.00%) Test Management
5 12 (60.00%) Software Testing
6 10 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 9 (45.00%) Unit Testing
7 9 (45.00%) Content Management
8 4 (20.00%) Security Testing
8 4 (20.00%) Coaching
9 3 (15.00%) Performance Testing
9 3 (15.00%) Test Scripting
9 3 (15.00%) Test Strategy
9 3 (15.00%) TDD
10 2 (10.00%) OOD
10 2 (10.00%) OO
10 2 (10.00%) User Stories
11 1 (5.00%) Automation Testing
11 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) C#
2 9 (45.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 13 (65.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) HP
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Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum excellent benefits package
Posted: 8 hours ago
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