The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Barnsley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manual Testing
Rank 12 - 11
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Barnsley 2.78% - 4.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.17% - 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £24,000 - £26,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -
Manual Testing
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Barnsley region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Barnsley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
24 36 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Barnsley 66.67% 100.00% 91.94%
Number of salaries quoted 16 21 56
Average salary £27,000 £55,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.90% +89.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £33,700 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £40,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Manual Testing
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Barnsley

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Barnsley region citing Manual Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Manual Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Barnsley by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Barnsley region citing Manual Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Manual Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft