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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Manual Testing
Cheshire / Wilmslow
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 14 27
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 0 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wilmslow - 8.49% 1.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 9.89% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 2
Median salary - £30,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09%  
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 Wilmslow with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Wilmslow
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 89 91 106
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wilmslow 88.12% 85.85% 84.80%
Number of salaries quoted 85 82 91
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,191
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Manual Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Wilmslow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wilmslow 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 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

Manual Testing
Top 5 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 27 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 Wilmslow region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Defect Management

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:

General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing