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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manual Testing
Rank 53 50 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 0.92% 0.27% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 0.31% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £27,750 £37,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
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
394 327 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 90.37% 87.90% 87.22%
Number of salaries quoted 343 251 216
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Manual Testing Salary Histogram in Bradford

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bradford 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 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Automation Testing
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (40.00%) Web Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Management
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) System Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) RUP
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bradford 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Junior Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Junior Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Junior
3 1 (20.00%) Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Web Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Test Management
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) System Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) RUP
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) PHP
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft