The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manual Testing
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 70 93 87
Rank change year-on-year +23 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 11 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.38% 0.28% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.55% 0.32% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 8
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% -21.34%  
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 Wiltshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Wiltshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 708 945 1014
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 88.72% 87.10% 89.50%
Number of salaries quoted 606 856 822
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,453 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Manual Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for Manual Testing in Wiltshire

Manual Testing
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manual Testing within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Swindon +18 5 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Melksham - 1 £29,000 -
Manual Testing
South West

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) C#
2 7 (46.67%) Automated Testing
3 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Selenium
4 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
5 3 (20.00%) BDD
5 3 (20.00%) SoapUI
5 3 (20.00%) QA
5 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
5 3 (20.00%) Scrum
5 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
6 2 (13.33%) ISEB
6 2 (13.33%) SOAP
6 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Maven
6 2 (13.33%) Web Testing
6 2 (13.33%) System Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Functional Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Gradle
7 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
7 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (6.67%) Microservices
7 1 (6.67%) GitLab
7 1 (6.67%) System Integration Testing

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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:

Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) HTTPS
1 1 (6.67%) LTE
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Selenium
2 3 (20.00%) SoapUI
3 2 (13.33%) Maven
3 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
4 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (6.67%) GitLab
4 1 (6.67%) Gradle
4 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
4 1 (6.67%) JIRA
4 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (6.67%) Advertising
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Software Test Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Test Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) QA Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Manual Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Software Tester
4 2 (13.33%) Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Integration Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Regression Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Integration Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Leader
5 1 (6.67%) UAT Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) UAT Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Web Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) SOAP
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) jQuery
2 1 (6.67%) REST
2 1 (6.67%) Spring
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Unix
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Automated Testing
2 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
3 4 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (20.00%) BDD
4 3 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (13.33%) Functional Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
5 2 (13.33%) System Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Web Testing
6 1 (6.67%) API Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Context-Driven Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Load Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Microservices
6 1 (6.67%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
6 1 (6.67%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) C++
3 1 (6.67%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) Perl
3 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (13.33%) ISEB
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Google
2 1 (6.67%) HP
Swindon, Wiltshire
The National Trust
Salary: £30,507 per annum
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