The table below looks at the statistics for the Manual Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manual Tester
Rank - - 164
Permanent jobs requiring a Manual Tester 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds - - 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £34,750
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.78%
Manual Tester
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3690 2543 2769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.88% 95.93% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2829 2006 2302
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Manual Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Manual Tester in the job title across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Manual Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Manual Tester
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Manual Tester Salary Trend in Leeds

Manual Tester
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Manual Tester in their job title 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 with Manual Tester in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing

Manual Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Manual Tester in their job title 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 with Manual Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree