Period
to 13 December 2018

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 6 months to 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Manual Testing
Hampshire > Winchester
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 54 30
Rank change year-on-year +15 -24 +5
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 8 12 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Winchester 3.52% 3.19% 8.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.90% 3.51% 10.57%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 24
Winchester median annual salary £37,500 £30,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.95% -23.75% -11.11%
10th Percentile £33,250 £27,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £39,875 £47,000 £57,500
Hampshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -6.25% -5.88%

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 Winchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Winchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 205 342 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Winchester 90.31% 90.96% 84.07%
Number of salaries quoted 187 316 201
Winchester median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £23,500 £27,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £50,000 £62,000 £56,000
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% -2.35%

Manual Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Winchester

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

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 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Manual Testing in Winchester

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, IT jobs citing Manual Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Winchester region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 8 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) Software Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Selenium
4 4 (50.00%) HP UFT
5 3 (37.50%) Client/Server
5 3 (37.50%) N-Tier
5 3 (37.50%) CMS
5 3 (37.50%) Content Management
5 3 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (37.50%) Test Management
5 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
6 2 (25.00%) Ruby
6 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
7 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
7 1 (12.50%) BDD
7 1 (12.50%) SpecFlow
7 1 (12.50%) Gherkin
7 1 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (12.50%) Xamarin
7 1 (12.50%) Calabash
7 1 (12.50%) Ranorex
7 1 (12.50%) Scrum
7 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
7 1 (12.50%) Python
7 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
7 1 (12.50%) XML
7 1 (12.50%) C#

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 (37.50%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Selenium
2 4 (50.00%) HP UFT
3 1 (12.50%) Appium
3 1 (12.50%) Calabash
3 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
3 1 (12.50%) Ranorex
3 1 (12.50%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Software Tester
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Tester
1 3 (37.50%) Software Tester
1 3 (37.50%) Test Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Gherkin
1 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Client/Server
1 3 (37.50%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) Software Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Content Management
4 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
4 3 (37.50%) Test Management
5 1 (12.50%) Acceptance Criteria
5 1 (12.50%) BDD
5 1 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Xamarin