The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manual Testing
Rank 31 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 1.13% 0.58% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 0.70% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £32,250 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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 Halifax region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
161 285 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 90.96% 82.61% 81.17%
Number of salaries quoted 109 221 87
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £21,590
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Halifax region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Manual Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Halifax

Manual Testing
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 6 (100.00%) ISEB
1 6 (100.00%) QA
1 6 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Selenium
4 1 (16.67%) Firebug
4 1 (16.67%) Fiddler
4 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
1 1 (16.67%) Firebug
1 1 (16.67%) Fiddler
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Test Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) QA Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Junior
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 4 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) ISEB
1 6 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) QA
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