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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manual Testing
Rank 122 147 143
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -4
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 27 35 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.04% 1.03% 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 1.16% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 25 34 41
Median salary £37,500 £34,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -13.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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
2342 3009 3207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 90.04% 88.63% 90.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2019 2488 2580
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
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 22 February 2017.

Manual Testing Salary Histogram in Leeds

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 36 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (52.38%) Selenium
3 31 (49.21%) Automated Testing
4 29 (46.03%) Software Testing
5 19 (30.16%) ISEB
6 17 (26.98%) User Acceptance Testing
7 15 (23.81%) ISTQB
7 15 (23.81%) SQL
7 15 (23.81%) XML
8 14 (22.22%) Web Services
8 14 (22.22%) Test Automation
8 14 (22.22%) Cucumber
9 13 (20.63%) Test Scripting
9 13 (20.63%) Java
9 13 (20.63%) Microsoft
9 13 (20.63%) Scrum
10 12 (19.05%) Mentoring
10 12 (19.05%) SDLC
11 11 (17.46%) User Stories
11 11 (17.46%) Automation Testing
11 11 (17.46%) Test Management
11 11 (17.46%) JIRA
11 11 (17.46%) LoadRunner
11 11 (17.46%) Regression Testing
11 11 (17.46%) C#
11 11 (17.46%) SOAP
11 11 (17.46%) E-Commerce
12 10 (15.87%) JMeter
12 10 (15.87%) Finance
12 10 (15.87%) Performance Testing

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 1 (1.59%) JBoss
1 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.59%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) G Suite
1 1 (1.59%) Office 365
1 1 (1.59%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.59%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 33 (52.38%) Selenium
2 14 (22.22%) Cucumber
3 11 (17.46%) JIRA
3 11 (17.46%) LoadRunner
4 10 (15.87%) Jenkins
4 10 (15.87%) JMeter
5 9 (14.29%) SoapUI
5 9 (14.29%) WebDriver
6 8 (12.70%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (11.11%) Git (software)
7 7 (11.11%) Maven
8 6 (9.52%) Visual Studio
9 5 (7.94%) HP UFT
10 4 (6.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (6.35%) Robot Framework
10 4 (6.35%) WinRunner
11 3 (4.76%) FitNesse
11 3 (4.76%) SpecFlow
11 3 (4.76%) tSQLt
12 2 (3.17%) eggPlant
General
1 10 (15.87%) Finance
2 4 (6.35%) Legal
3 2 (3.17%) Retail
4 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (65.08%) Analyst
1 41 (65.08%) Test Analyst
2 12 (19.05%) Automation Test Analyst
3 10 (15.87%) Manual Test Analyst
3 10 (15.87%) Senior Analyst
3 10 (15.87%) Senior Test Analyst
4 8 (12.70%) Agile Test Analyst
4 8 (12.70%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
4 8 (12.70%) Technical Analyst
4 8 (12.70%) Technical Test Analyst
5 7 (11.11%) Test Leader
6 6 (9.52%) Junior
6 6 (9.52%) Test Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) Junior Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) Junior Test Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) Tester
8 4 (6.35%) Junior Automation Test Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) Test Manager
9 3 (4.76%) Automation Test Lead
9 3 (4.76%) Manual Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (23.81%) XML
2 14 (22.22%) Web Services
3 11 (17.46%) SOAP
4 9 (14.29%) .NET
5 6 (9.52%) REST
6 5 (7.94%) ASP.NET
7 4 (6.35%) WSDL
7 4 (6.35%) XSD
8 1 (1.59%) Ajax
8 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.59%) CSS
8 1 (1.59%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.59%) JDBC
8 1 (1.59%) JPA
8 1 (1.59%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.17%) e-Health
2 1 (1.59%) Algorithms
2 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.59%) BBC
2 1 (1.59%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.59%) Linux
1 1 (1.59%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (49.21%) Automated Testing
3 29 (46.03%) Software Testing
4 17 (26.98%) User Acceptance Testing
5 14 (22.22%) Test Automation
6 13 (20.63%) Scrum
6 13 (20.63%) Test Scripting
7 12 (19.05%) Mentoring
7 12 (19.05%) SDLC
8 11 (17.46%) Automation Testing
8 11 (17.46%) E-Commerce
8 11 (17.46%) Regression Testing
8 11 (17.46%) Test Management
8 11 (17.46%) User Stories
9 10 (15.87%) Functional Testing
9 10 (15.87%) Non-Functional Testing
9 10 (15.87%) Performance Testing
10 9 (14.29%) Coaching
10 9 (14.29%) Defect Tracking
10 9 (14.29%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (23.81%) SQL
2 13 (20.63%) Java
3 11 (17.46%) C#
4 9 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 4 (6.35%) T-SQL
6 3 (4.76%) Perl
6 3 (4.76%) Ruby
7 2 (3.17%) PHP
7 2 (3.17%) Python
8 1 (1.59%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (30.16%) ISEB
2 15 (23.81%) ISTQB
3 9 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (1.59%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (1.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.59%) Nagios
2 1 (1.59%) Opsview
Vendors
1 13 (20.63%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.11%) Progress
3 4 (6.35%) HP
3 4 (6.35%) Telerik
4 1 (1.59%) Google
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle
4 1 (1.59%) Remedy
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