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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Manual Testing
West Midlands / Warwickshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 85 67
Rank change year-on-year +21 -18  
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 1 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 0.17% 0.93% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 1.01% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 10
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% +3.70%  
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 Warwickshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Warwickshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 546 695 631
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 91.30% 91.93% 85.39%
Number of salaries quoted 442 531 567
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.52% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Manual Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warwickshire 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 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
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 3 months to 28 March 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
Warwick +33 1 £45,000 +28.57%
Manual Testing
West Midlands

Manual Testing
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire

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

1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Jasmine
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Robot Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Exploratory Testing
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) C

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Jasmine
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (50.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (50.00%) Robot Framework
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Exploratory Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle