The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 48 50 60
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +10
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 6 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 1.50% 0.28% 1.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% 0.31% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 8
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Manual Testing
West 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 Bradford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
368 323 447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 91.77% 89.97% 89.40%
Number of salaries quoted 328 278 336
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bradford region citing Manual Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Manual Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Bradford

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 Bradford region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (90.00%) Automated Testing
1 9 (90.00%) Selenium
2 8 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (80.00%) WebDriver
2 8 (80.00%) Cucumber
2 8 (80.00%) SoapUI
2 8 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (80.00%) Progress
2 8 (80.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (10.00%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (10.00%) SaaS
4 1 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) QA
4 1 (10.00%) Apache Flex
4 1 (10.00%) RIATest
4 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) ISEB
4 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) HTML
4 1 (10.00%) .NET
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (10.00%) Windows
4 1 (10.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) Flash

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) Selenium
2 8 (80.00%) Cucumber
2 8 (80.00%) SoapUI
2 8 (80.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (10.00%) RIATest
3 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Analyst
1 9 (90.00%) Test Analyst
2 8 (80.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 8 (80.00%) Senior Analyst
2 8 (80.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 7 (70.00%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Tester
5 1 (10.00%) Automation Tester
5 1 (10.00%) Functional Tester
5 1 (10.00%) Manual Test Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Manual Tester
5 1 (10.00%) QA Tester
5 1 (10.00%) Software Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) Apache Flex
1 1 (10.00%) Flash
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (90.00%) Automated Testing
2 8 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (80.00%) Mentoring
2 8 (80.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (10.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Progress
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft