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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manual Testing
Rank 75 80 83
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 19 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 1.71% 0.26% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 0.32% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 19 2 7
Average salary £32,500 £31,250 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +17.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £23,450 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £39,050 £28,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,750 £32,250
% change year-on-year
+2.36% -1.55%
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
854 626 717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 76.94% 81.51% 73.92%
Number of salaries quoted 702 445 575
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,700 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -6 14 £32,500 -20.73% 1
York - 5 £29,000 - 1
Manual Testing
Yorkshire

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 17 (80.95%) Automated Testing
2 16 (76.19%) SQL
3 15 (71.43%) Java
4 13 (61.90%) Scrum
4 13 (61.90%) HTML
5 12 (57.14%) Fault Management
5 12 (57.14%) Time Management
5 12 (57.14%) Git (software)
5 12 (57.14%) Subversion
5 12 (57.14%) HTML5
6 5 (23.81%) Finance
7 4 (19.05%) JIRA
7 4 (19.05%) Test Scripting
8 3 (14.29%) Web Testing
8 3 (14.29%) Open Source
8 3 (14.29%) Retail
8 3 (14.29%) QA
8 3 (14.29%) Selenium
9 2 (9.52%) Regression Testing
9 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
9 2 (9.52%) ISO 9001
9 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
9 2 (9.52%) Software Testing
9 2 (9.52%) Domain-Driven Design
9 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
9 2 (9.52%) BDD
9 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (9.52%) Automation Testing
10 1 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (4.76%) Security Testing

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 12 (57.14%) Git (software)
1 12 (57.14%) Subversion
2 4 (19.05%) JIRA
3 3 (14.29%) Selenium
4 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.76%) Firebug
4 1 (4.76%) TestDirector
4 1 (4.76%) Bugzilla
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Test Engineer
2 12 (57.14%) Automation Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Tester
3 4 (19.05%) Systems Tester
4 3 (14.29%) Systems Test Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Test Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Junior Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Software Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (61.90%) HTML
2 12 (57.14%) HTML5
3 1 (4.76%) CSS
3 1 (4.76%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) Automated Testing
2 13 (61.90%) Scrum
3 12 (57.14%) Fault Management
3 12 (57.14%) Time Management
4 4 (19.05%) Test Scripting
5 3 (14.29%) Web Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Regression Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Software Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Domain-Driven Design
6 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
6 2 (9.52%) BDD
6 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Automation Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Security Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Integration Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Test Management
7 1 (4.76%) System Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Test Strategy
7 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) SQL
2 15 (71.43%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
1 1 (4.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
2 2 (9.52%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
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