The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Winchester 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 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Manual Testing
Hampshire / Winchester
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 35 57
Rank change year-on-year +4 +22  
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 2 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Winchester 1.74% 3.68% 2.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 4.43% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 6
Median salary £28,375 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.92% +7.69%  
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 Winchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Winchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 105 158 229
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Winchester 91.30% 83.16% 81.21%
Number of salaries quoted 97 143 217
Median salary £35,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.45% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Manual Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Winchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Winchester 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 Winchester

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Winchester

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

Salary trend for Manual Testing in Winchester

Manual Testing
Salary Histogram in Winchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Manual Testing in Winchester over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Manual Testing in Winchester

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Winchester region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 5 (100.00%) Automation Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) Selenium
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) JIRA
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (60.00%) Remedy
3 3 (60.00%) Confluence
3 3 (60.00%) BDD
3 3 (60.00%) Test Management
3 3 (60.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (60.00%) Coaching
3 3 (60.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Replication
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) Stress Testing

Manual Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Winchester 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) Confluence
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Project
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
2 3 (60.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Manual Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) QA Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Automation Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (60.00%) BDD
3 3 (60.00%) Coaching
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (60.00%) SDLC
3 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) Test Management
4 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Stress Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
1 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (60.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Remedy