The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 113 171 170
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -1
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 44 14 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.63% 0.40% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.80% 0.43% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 44 14 29
Median salary £35,000 £36,250 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% +13.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £33,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £35,700
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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 Leeds region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2440 3247 3290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 90.57% 92.40% 87.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2055 2579 2524
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds 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 Leeds

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Leeds

Manual Testing
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Manual Testing Salary Histogram in Leeds

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 56 (74.67%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (50.67%) Selenium
3 37 (49.33%) QA
4 34 (45.33%) ISEB
5 32 (42.67%) SQL
6 31 (41.33%) ISTQB
7 30 (40.00%) Automation Testing
8 25 (33.33%) .NET
9 24 (32.00%) Automated Testing
9 24 (32.00%) Test Scripting
10 22 (29.33%) Scrum
11 19 (25.33%) C#
12 18 (24.00%) Cucumber
13 17 (22.67%) WebDriver
13 17 (22.67%) Team Foundation Server
14 14 (18.67%) Test Automation
14 14 (18.67%) Software Testing
14 14 (18.67%) Test Strategy
15 13 (17.33%) BDD
16 12 (16.00%) SoapUI
16 12 (16.00%) JIRA
16 12 (16.00%) Microsoft
17 11 (14.67%) Java
17 11 (14.67%) ASP.NET
17 11 (14.67%) Finance
18 10 (13.33%) Web Services
18 10 (13.33%) XML
18 10 (13.33%) MS Excel
18 10 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
19 9 (12.00%) SOA

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 10 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 38 (50.67%) Selenium
2 18 (24.00%) Cucumber
3 17 (22.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (22.67%) WebDriver
4 12 (16.00%) JIRA
4 12 (16.00%) SoapUI
5 8 (10.67%) SpecFlow
6 7 (9.33%) TeamCity
6 7 (9.33%) Visual Studio
7 6 (8.00%) Jenkins
8 4 (5.33%) Git (software)
8 4 (5.33%) HP UFT
9 3 (4.00%) FitNesse
9 3 (4.00%) tSQLt
10 2 (2.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (2.67%) LoadRunner
10 2 (2.67%) Robot Framework
10 2 (2.67%) Toad
11 1 (1.33%) JMeter
11 1 (1.33%) WinRunner
General
1 11 (14.67%) Finance
2 6 (8.00%) Legal
3 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 40 (53.33%) Analyst
1 40 (53.33%) Test Analyst
2 24 (32.00%) Tester
3 18 (24.00%) Test Engineer
4 12 (16.00%) QA Tester
4 12 (16.00%) Systems Tester
5 8 (10.67%) Automation Test Analyst
5 8 (10.67%) QA Analyst
5 8 (10.67%) QA Engineer
5 8 (10.67%) QA Test Analyst
5 8 (10.67%) QA Test Engineer
5 8 (10.67%) Systems Test Engineer
5 8 (10.67%) UAT Analyst
5 8 (10.67%) UAT Test Analyst
6 7 (9.33%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (9.33%) Senior Test Analyst
7 6 (8.00%) Manual Test Analyst
7 6 (8.00%) Senior Tester
7 6 (8.00%) Software Test Engineer
8 5 (6.67%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (33.33%) .NET
2 11 (14.67%) ASP.NET
3 10 (13.33%) Web Services
3 10 (13.33%) XML
4 8 (10.67%) CSS
4 8 (10.67%) HTML
5 6 (8.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (4.00%) SOAP
6 3 (4.00%) WSDL
6 3 (4.00%) XSD
7 2 (2.67%) RESTful
8 1 (1.33%) Behat
8 1 (1.33%) Gherkin
8 1 (1.33%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (74.67%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (40.00%) Automation Testing
3 24 (32.00%) Automated Testing
3 24 (32.00%) Test Scripting
4 22 (29.33%) Scrum
5 14 (18.67%) Software Testing
5 14 (18.67%) Test Automation
5 14 (18.67%) Test Strategy
6 13 (17.33%) BDD
7 10 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (12.00%) SDLC
8 9 (12.00%) SOA
9 8 (10.67%) Performance Testing
9 8 (10.67%) Regression Testing
10 7 (9.33%) Mentoring
10 7 (9.33%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (6.67%) API Testing
12 5 (6.67%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (42.67%) SQL
2 19 (25.33%) C#
3 11 (14.67%) Java
4 7 (9.33%) Python
5 3 (4.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.33%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.33%) C++
6 1 (1.33%) Go
6 1 (1.33%) PHP
6 1 (1.33%) Ruby
6 1 (1.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 34 (45.33%) ISEB
2 31 (41.33%) ISTQB
3 6 (8.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (5.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (49.33%) QA
2 1 (1.33%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.67%) Oracle
3 2 (2.67%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.33%) HP
4 1 (1.33%) Progress
4 1 (1.33%) Telerik
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