Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Manual Testing
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 98 102
Rank change year-on-year -7 +4 +10
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 7 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 0.56% 1.10% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 1.20% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 11
Warwickshire median annual salary £27,500 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.38% -13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,250 £28,750 £21,000
90th Percentile £34,500 £38,750 £43,750
West Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £33,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year -2.99% +17.54% -12.31%

Manual Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Warwickshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1123 1087 1273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 89.20% 91.96% 89.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1019 838 1121
Warwickshire median annual salary £38,000 £38,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.30% -1.28% -2.50%
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,875 £59,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Manual Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Manual Testing in Warwickshire

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

Salary trend for Manual Testing in Warwickshire

Manual Testing
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Manual Testing in Warwickshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Manual Testing in Warwickshire

Manual Testing
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manual Testing within the Warwickshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leamington Spa - 3 £28,000 -
Manual Testing
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 6 (85.71%) Test Automation
1 6 (85.71%) Functional Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Defect Tracking
2 5 (71.43%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Client/Server
2 5 (71.43%) HP
3 4 (57.14%) Internet
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) Use Case
4 3 (42.86%) QA
4 3 (42.86%) Scenario Testing
5 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
5 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) ISEB
6 1 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (14.29%) .NET
6 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 1 (14.29%) Banking
6 1 (14.29%) Retail
6 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (14.29%) Scrum
6 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
6 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
6 1 (14.29%) Selenium
6 1 (14.29%) Wealth Management

Manual Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) Test Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) QA Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) QA Test Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Manual Test Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Software Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Client/Server
2 1 (14.29%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Functional Testing
1 6 (85.71%) Test Automation
2 5 (71.43%) Defect Tracking
2 5 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Scenario Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Use Case
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
5 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) SDLC
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 1 (14.29%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISEB
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) HP
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft