Period
to 24 November 2017

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

Manual Testing
Cheshire > Wilmslow
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 45 -
Rank change year-on-year +10 - +36
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wilmslow 1.69% 0.67% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.04% 0.82% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Wilmslow median annual salary £32,500 £34,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.41% - -
Cheshire median annual salary £33,750 £30,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +10.66% -18.67% +25.00%

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 Wilmslow with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wilmslow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 147 244 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wilmslow 82.58% 81.88% 79.51%
Number of salaries quoted 136 231 93
Wilmslow median annual salary £40,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.63% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £24,000 £20,550
90th Percentile £65,125 £67,500 £54,950
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% -

Manual Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Wilmslow

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

Job vacancy trend for Manual Testing in Wilmslow

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Wilmslow

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

Salary trend for Manual Testing in Wilmslow

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

1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) RAD
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) FitNesse
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
1 3 (100.00%) Scenario Testing

Manual Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wilmslow 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 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (100.00%) FitNesse
1 3 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Software Tester
1 3 (100.00%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) RAD
1 3 (100.00%) Scenario Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB