The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Manual Testing
Berkshire / Slough
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 62
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough - - 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
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 Slough with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Slough
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 309 447 515
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 86.80% 86.96% 90.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1078 1991 1885
Median salary £47,500 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.83% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £36,250 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £72,500 £92,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Manual Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

Job postings citing Manual Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Slough.

Job vacancy trend for Manual Testing in Slough

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for Manual Testing in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 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 Slough region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) LoadUI
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) JMeter
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Logistics
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) V-Model

Manual Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JMeter
1 1 (50.00%) LoadUI
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer in Test
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Logistics
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) V-Model
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL