The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newbury 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manual Testing
Berkshire / Newbury
Rank 32 38 48
Rank change year-on-year +6 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 1 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newbury 0.53% 2.92% 1.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 3.28% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 6
Median salary £27,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.00% +5.88%  
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 Newbury with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Newbury
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 169 274 265
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newbury 89.89% 88.96% 85.48%
Number of salaries quoted 141 222 190
Median salary £42,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.04% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Manual Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Newbury

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newbury 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 Newbury

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

Salary trend for Manual Testing in Newbury

Manual Testing
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Newbury region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) iPad

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury 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 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Software Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Software Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Software Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting