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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 125 172 148
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -24
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 34 19 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.27% 0.56% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 0.62% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 31 19 37
Median salary £37,500 £33,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £44,700
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
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
2411 3046 3228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 90.20% 89.80% 90.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2097 2472 2490
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,459 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £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 7 December 2016.

Manual Testing Salary Histogram in Leeds

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 54 (68.35%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (51.90%) Selenium
3 33 (41.77%) Automated Testing
4 30 (37.97%) ISEB
5 24 (30.38%) Automation Testing
6 23 (29.11%) Software Testing
7 22 (27.85%) ISTQB
8 21 (26.58%) QA
8 21 (26.58%) Test Scripting
8 21 (26.58%) SQL
9 20 (25.32%) Test Automation
9 20 (25.32%) Cucumber
10 18 (22.78%) Scrum
11 17 (21.52%) .NET
11 17 (21.52%) User Acceptance Testing
12 16 (20.25%) WebDriver
12 16 (20.25%) Java
13 15 (18.99%) Web Services
13 15 (18.99%) SDLC
14 14 (17.72%) Team Foundation Server
14 14 (17.72%) Performance Testing
15 13 (16.46%) SoapUI
15 13 (16.46%) Microsoft
15 13 (16.46%) Test Strategy
15 13 (16.46%) Mentoring
16 12 (15.19%) Jenkins
16 12 (15.19%) E-Commerce
16 12 (15.19%) XML
16 12 (15.19%) Regression Testing
17 11 (13.92%) Finance

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:

Applications
1 3 (3.80%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 41 (51.90%) Selenium
2 20 (25.32%) Cucumber
3 16 (20.25%) WebDriver
4 14 (17.72%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (16.46%) SoapUI
6 12 (15.19%) Jenkins
7 10 (12.66%) JIRA
7 10 (12.66%) LoadRunner
8 8 (10.13%) Visual Studio
9 7 (8.86%) TeamCity
10 6 (7.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (7.59%) Git (software)
10 6 (7.59%) JMeter
10 6 (7.59%) Robot Framework
10 6 (7.59%) SpecFlow
11 5 (6.33%) HP UFT
11 5 (6.33%) WinRunner
12 4 (5.06%) Maven
13 1 (1.27%) FitNesse
13 1 (1.27%) tSQLt
General
1 11 (13.92%) Finance
2 9 (11.39%) Legal
Job Titles
1 51 (64.56%) Analyst
1 51 (64.56%) Test Analyst
2 16 (20.25%) Senior Analyst
2 16 (20.25%) Senior Test Analyst
2 16 (20.25%) Tester
3 14 (17.72%) Automation Test Analyst
4 10 (12.66%) Manual Test Analyst
5 9 (11.39%) Test Engineer
6 8 (10.13%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
6 8 (10.13%) Test Leader
7 7 (8.86%) Agile Test Analyst
7 7 (8.86%) Technical Analyst
7 7 (8.86%) Technical Test Analyst
8 5 (6.33%) QA Tester
8 5 (6.33%) Senior Tester
8 5 (6.33%) Systems Tester
9 4 (5.06%) Automation Tester
9 4 (5.06%) Manual Tester
9 4 (5.06%) QA Engineer
9 4 (5.06%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (21.52%) .NET
2 15 (18.99%) Web Services
3 12 (15.19%) XML
4 11 (13.92%) ASP.NET
5 7 (8.86%) SOAP
6 4 (5.06%) REST
7 2 (2.53%) RESTful
7 2 (2.53%) WSDL
7 2 (2.53%) XSD
8 1 (1.27%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.27%) Ajax
8 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.27%) CSS
8 1 (1.27%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.53%) e-Health
2 2 (2.53%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (68.35%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (41.77%) Automated Testing
3 24 (30.38%) Automation Testing
4 23 (29.11%) Software Testing
5 21 (26.58%) Test Scripting
6 20 (25.32%) Test Automation
7 18 (22.78%) Scrum
8 17 (21.52%) User Acceptance Testing
9 15 (18.99%) SDLC
10 14 (17.72%) Performance Testing
11 13 (16.46%) Mentoring
11 13 (16.46%) Test Strategy
12 12 (15.19%) E-Commerce
12 12 (15.19%) Regression Testing
13 11 (13.92%) Defect Tracking
13 11 (13.92%) Load Testing
14 10 (12.66%) Functional Testing
15 9 (11.39%) Continuous Improvement
15 9 (11.39%) Test Management
16 8 (10.13%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 21 (26.58%) SQL
2 16 (20.25%) Java
3 11 (13.92%) C#
4 9 (11.39%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (37.97%) ISEB
2 22 (27.85%) ISTQB
3 7 (8.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (6.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (26.58%) QA
2 1 (1.27%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (3.80%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (16.46%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.13%) Progress
3 5 (6.33%) Telerik
4 3 (3.80%) HP
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle
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