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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manual Testing
Rank 78 101 84
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -17
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 15 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 1.45% 0.29% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.64% 0.33% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 2
Average salary £27,500 £25,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.84% -17.74%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
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
916 905 788
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 88.76% 86.03% 82.08%
Number of salaries quoted 830 675 546
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £28,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 3 June 2015.

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 3 June 2015. 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
York +15 11 £27,500 +34.14% 1
Harrogate +4 3 £32,500 - 1
Knaresborough - 1 £50,000 -
Manual Testing
Yorkshire

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 21 (63.64%) Automated Testing
2 19 (57.58%) Selenium
3 17 (51.52%) Java
4 15 (45.45%) SQL
4 15 (45.45%) Software Testing
5 12 (36.36%) Fault Management
5 12 (36.36%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (24.24%) MVC
6 8 (24.24%) .NET
6 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
6 8 (24.24%) C#
6 8 (24.24%) HTML
6 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET
6 8 (24.24%) CSS
6 8 (24.24%) N-Tier
6 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (24.24%) Firebug
6 8 (24.24%) Performance Testing
6 8 (24.24%) Test Management
6 8 (24.24%) Test Scripting
7 7 (21.21%) Security Testing
7 7 (21.21%) Finance
8 6 (18.18%) ISEB
9 5 (15.15%) Automation Testing
10 4 (12.12%) UNIX
11 3 (9.09%) ISTQB
11 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (9.09%) Waterfall
12 2 (6.06%) WebDriver

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 (6.06%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (36.36%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (57.58%) Selenium
2 8 (24.24%) Firebug
3 2 (6.06%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.03%) Bugzilla
4 1 (3.03%) JIRA
4 1 (3.03%) SpecFlow
General
1 7 (21.21%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Retail
2 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (84.85%) Analyst
1 28 (84.85%) Test Analyst
2 4 (12.12%) Automation Analyst
2 4 (12.12%) Automation Test Analyst
3 3 (9.09%) Tester
3 3 (9.09%) Software Tester
3 3 (9.09%) Test Leader
4 2 (6.06%) Manual Test Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Manual Tester
5 1 (3.03%) Junior
5 1 (3.03%) Developer
5 1 (3.03%) Test Manager
5 1 (3.03%) Lead Test Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Test Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (3.03%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Junior Test Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Lead Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) .NET
1 8 (24.24%) HTML
1 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET
1 8 (24.24%) CSS
1 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (3.03%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) N-Tier
2 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.03%) W3C
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (63.64%) Automated Testing
2 15 (45.45%) Software Testing
3 12 (36.36%) Fault Management
3 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (24.24%) MVC
4 8 (24.24%) Performance Testing
4 8 (24.24%) Test Management
4 8 (24.24%) Test Scripting
5 7 (21.21%) Security Testing
6 5 (15.15%) Automation Testing
7 3 (9.09%) Waterfall
8 1 (3.03%) Regression Testing
8 1 (3.03%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (3.03%) Domain-Driven Design
8 1 (3.03%) BDD
8 1 (3.03%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 17 (51.52%) Java
2 15 (45.45%) SQL
3 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
3 8 (24.24%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) ISEB
2 3 (9.09%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle
2 1 (3.03%) Google
York, North Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago