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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manual Testing
Rank 66 70 91
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +21
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 26 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 2.40% 0.99% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.00% 1.17% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 26 7 4
Average salary £32,500 £28,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.03% +7.54%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -1.58%
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
868 598 772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 80.22% 84.70% 76.21%
Number of salaries quoted 749 411 617
Average salary £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 15 September 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 15 September 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 +3 20 £32,500 -20.73% 1
York -1 5 £29,000 +1.75%
Skipton - 1 £35,000 -
Manual Testing
Yorkshire

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 25 (80.65%) SQL
2 22 (70.97%) Java
3 21 (67.74%) Automated Testing
4 20 (64.52%) Scrum
5 19 (61.29%) Fault Management
5 19 (61.29%) Time Management
5 19 (61.29%) Git (software)
5 19 (61.29%) Subversion
6 16 (51.61%) HTML
7 15 (48.39%) HTML5
8 6 (19.35%) Finance
9 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (12.90%) Retail
10 4 (12.90%) JIRA
10 4 (12.90%) QA
10 4 (12.90%) Test Scripting
10 4 (12.90%) Waterfall
10 4 (12.90%) Software Testing
11 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
11 3 (9.68%) ISO 9001
11 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
11 3 (9.68%) Regression Testing
11 3 (9.68%) BDD
11 3 (9.68%) Open Source
11 3 (9.68%) Domain-Driven Design
11 3 (9.68%) Web Testing
11 3 (9.68%) Selenium
12 2 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
12 2 (6.45%) Test Strategy
12 2 (6.45%) Automation Testing

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (61.29%) Subversion
1 19 (61.29%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.90%) JIRA
3 3 (9.68%) Selenium
4 1 (3.23%) Firebug
4 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.23%) TestDirector
4 1 (3.23%) Bugzilla
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (58.06%) Test Engineer
2 15 (48.39%) Automation Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) Analyst
4 6 (19.35%) Test Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Systems Tester
5 4 (12.90%) Test Manager
5 4 (12.90%) Tester
6 3 (9.68%) Systems Test Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Applications Support
7 1 (3.23%) Junior Test Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Software Test Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Junior Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (51.61%) HTML
2 15 (48.39%) HTML5
3 1 (3.23%) .NET
3 1 (3.23%) CSS
3 1 (3.23%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Open Source
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (67.74%) Automated Testing
2 20 (64.52%) Scrum
3 19 (61.29%) Fault Management
3 19 (61.29%) Time Management
4 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (12.90%) Test Scripting
5 4 (12.90%) Software Testing
5 4 (12.90%) Waterfall
6 3 (9.68%) BDD
6 3 (9.68%) Web Testing
6 3 (9.68%) Domain-Driven Design
6 3 (9.68%) Regression Testing
7 2 (6.45%) ITIL
7 2 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (6.45%) Test Strategy
7 2 (6.45%) Automation Testing
8 1 (3.23%) Security Testing
8 1 (3.23%) Integration Testing
8 1 (3.23%) System Testing
8 1 (3.23%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (80.65%) SQL
2 22 (70.97%) Java
3 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.23%) VB
3 1 (3.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) ISEB
1 2 (6.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) QA
2 3 (9.68%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
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