The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for Manual Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Manual Testing
South West / Devon
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 - 56
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.91% - 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% - 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Median salary £35,000 - £21,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

Manual Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Devon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 302 288 330
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 91.52% 85.71% 88.95%
Number of salaries quoted 266 257 259
Median salary £38,500 £39,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.28% +8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,358 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Manual Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Devon citing Manual Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Manual Testing in Devon

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Manual Testing in Devon.

Salary trend for Manual Testing in Devon

Manual Testing
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manual Testing within the Devon region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter - 3 £35,000 - 1
Manual Testing
South West

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing Manual Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Devon region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Extreme Programming
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) Scenario Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree

Manual Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer in Test
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) Extreme Programming
1 3 (100.00%) Scenario Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA