The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Huddersfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manual Testing
Rank 23 32 34
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 1 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 1.16% 1.68% 2.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.59% 1.92% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Average salary £23,500 £28,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.07% +5.66%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
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 Huddersfield region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Huddersfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
63 104 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 73.26% 87.39% 84.17%
Number of salaries quoted 57 83 74
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £33,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

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

Manual Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Huddersfield

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Huddersfield

Manual Testing
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Huddersfield

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Huddersfield 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%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) V-Model
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Huddersfield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Huddersfield 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 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) V-Model
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL