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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manual Testing
Rank 78 101 69
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -32
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 19 7 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 1.79% 0.58% 1.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.03% 0.68% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 17
Average salary £35,000 £34,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.71% +15.83%
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
936 1030 733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 88.39% 84.98% 80.02%
Number of salaries quoted 796 704 553
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
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 March 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
Harrogate - 10 £35,000 -
York +25 9 £32,500 - 1
Manual Testing
Yorkshire

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 24 (51.06%) Fault Management
2 21 (44.68%) Automated Testing
2 21 (44.68%) SQL
3 20 (42.55%) Java
4 14 (29.79%) Scrum
4 14 (29.79%) Subversion
4 14 (29.79%) Software Testing
4 14 (29.79%) Time Management
4 14 (29.79%) Git (software)
5 11 (23.40%) HTML
6 10 (21.28%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (21.28%) Selenium
6 10 (21.28%) HTML5
7 7 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (12.77%) Finance
8 6 (12.77%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (10.64%) ISEB
9 5 (10.64%) QA
10 3 (6.38%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (6.38%) Performance Testing
10 3 (6.38%) W3C
10 3 (6.38%) Manufacturing
10 3 (6.38%) ISO 9001
10 3 (6.38%) Automation Testing
10 3 (6.38%) Domain-Driven Design
10 3 (6.38%) Test Strategy
10 3 (6.38%) Waterfall
10 3 (6.38%) BDD
11 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
11 2 (4.26%) MS Excel

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (21.28%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (29.79%) Subversion
1 14 (29.79%) Git (software)
2 10 (21.28%) Selenium
3 2 (4.26%) WebLOAD
4 1 (2.13%) Firebug
4 1 (2.13%) JIRA
4 1 (2.13%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.13%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.13%) Bugzilla
General
1 6 (12.77%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.26%) Retail
4 1 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 26 (55.32%) Analyst
2 24 (51.06%) Test Analyst
3 8 (17.02%) Tester
4 6 (12.77%) Test Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) Automation Test Analyst
4 6 (12.77%) Test Leader
4 6 (12.77%) Automation Analyst
4 6 (12.77%) Automation Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Software Tester
6 3 (6.38%) Test Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Manual Tester
7 2 (4.26%) Quality Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Lead Tester
7 2 (4.26%) Manual Test Analyst
8 1 (2.13%) Junior Test Analyst
8 1 (2.13%) Lead Test Analyst
8 1 (2.13%) Automation Tester
8 1 (2.13%) Junior Analyst
8 1 (2.13%) Applications Support
8 1 (2.13%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.40%) HTML
2 10 (21.28%) HTML5
3 2 (4.26%) .NET
4 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.13%) CSS
4 1 (2.13%) DOM
4 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.38%) W3C
3 1 (2.13%) LIMS
3 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.13%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.13%) UNIX
1 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (51.06%) Fault Management
2 21 (44.68%) Automated Testing
3 14 (29.79%) Software Testing
3 14 (29.79%) Time Management
3 14 (29.79%) Scrum
4 7 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.38%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (6.38%) Performance Testing
5 3 (6.38%) Domain-Driven Design
5 3 (6.38%) Waterfall
5 3 (6.38%) BDD
5 3 (6.38%) Test Strategy
5 3 (6.38%) Automation Testing
6 2 (4.26%) Test Automation
7 1 (2.13%) Information Management
7 1 (2.13%) ITIL
7 1 (2.13%) Regression Testing
7 1 (2.13%) MVC
7 1 (2.13%) Security Testing
7 1 (2.13%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (44.68%) SQL
2 20 (42.55%) Java
3 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.13%) VB
3 1 (2.13%) VBA
3 1 (2.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) ISEB
2 2 (4.26%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.13%) VCP4
3 1 (2.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) QA
2 3 (6.38%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle