The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the North Yorkshire 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 62 68 79
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +11
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 29 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 2.62% 1.26% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.24% 1.44% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 29 9 10
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +13.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £25,800 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £35,500 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Manual Testing
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 North Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
894 626 760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 80.90% 87.92% 78.67%
Number of salaries quoted 775 413 598
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £57,250
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 North Yorkshire

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

Manual Testing Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

Manual Testing
Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Manual Testing Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

Manual Testing
Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manual Testing within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Harrogate - 24 £32,500 - 1
York -2 4 £29,000 +1.75% 2
Skipton - 1 £35,000 -
Manual Testing
Yorkshire

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 32 (80.00%) SQL
2 29 (72.50%) Java
3 27 (67.50%) Automated Testing
4 26 (65.00%) Subversion
4 26 (65.00%) Scrum
4 26 (65.00%) Fault Management
4 26 (65.00%) Time Management
4 26 (65.00%) Git (software)
5 21 (52.50%) HTML
5 21 (52.50%) HTML5
6 8 (20.00%) Finance
7 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (15.00%) Software Testing
8 6 (15.00%) Waterfall
9 5 (12.50%) BDD
9 5 (12.50%) Domain-Driven Design
9 5 (12.50%) ISO 9001
10 4 (10.00%) Retail
10 4 (10.00%) QA
10 4 (10.00%) Test Strategy
11 3 (7.50%) Web Testing
11 3 (7.50%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (7.50%) Open Source
11 3 (7.50%) JIRA
11 3 (7.50%) Regression Testing
11 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
11 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
12 2 (5.00%) ISEB
12 2 (5.00%) ITIL
12 2 (5.00%) Test Scripting

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 26 (65.00%) Subversion
1 26 (65.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.50%) JIRA
3 2 (5.00%) Selenium
General
1 8 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (55.00%) Test Engineer
2 19 (47.50%) Automation Engineer
3 9 (22.50%) Analyst
4 8 (20.00%) Test Analyst
5 6 (15.00%) Test Manager
6 5 (12.50%) Tester
7 3 (7.50%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Systems Tester
7 3 (7.50%) Systems Test Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Automation Test Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Automation Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Software Tester
9 1 (2.50%) Applications Support
9 1 (2.50%) Manual Tester
9 1 (2.50%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (52.50%) HTML
1 21 (52.50%) HTML5
2 1 (2.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (67.50%) Automated Testing
2 26 (65.00%) Scrum
2 26 (65.00%) Fault Management
2 26 (65.00%) Time Management
3 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (15.00%) Software Testing
4 6 (15.00%) Waterfall
5 5 (12.50%) BDD
5 5 (12.50%) Domain-Driven Design
6 4 (10.00%) Test Strategy
7 3 (7.50%) Web Testing
7 3 (7.50%) Regression Testing
7 3 (7.50%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (5.00%) ITIL
8 2 (5.00%) Test Scripting
9 1 (2.50%) System Testing
9 1 (2.50%) Automation Testing
9 1 (2.50%) Black-Box Testing
9 1 (2.50%) Performance Testing
9 1 (2.50%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (80.00%) SQL
2 29 (72.50%) Java
3 1 (2.50%) VB
3 1 (2.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) ISEB
2 1 (2.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) ISO 9001
2 4 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday