The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 51 57 73
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +16
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 8 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.67% 1.57% 1.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.98% 1.80% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 15
Median salary £35,000 £39,250 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.82% +42.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,250 £25,550
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,500 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +4.47%
Manual Testing
South 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 Sheffield region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
404 500 738
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 84.34% 87.26% 91.79%
Number of salaries quoted 355 427 644
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of job ads across the Sheffield region citing Manual Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Manual Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Sheffield

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT jobs citing Manual Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Sheffield region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 10 (47.62%) SQL
1 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (47.62%) Automation Testing
2 9 (42.86%) Test Scripting
3 7 (33.33%) QA
3 7 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 6 (28.57%) HP
4 6 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 6 (28.57%) Functional Testing
5 5 (23.81%) Waterfall
5 5 (23.81%) Automated Testing
5 5 (23.81%) HP UFT
6 4 (19.05%) VB
6 4 (19.05%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (19.05%) Keyword-Driven Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Test Strategy
7 3 (14.29%) Windows
7 3 (14.29%) Finance
7 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (14.29%) Microservices
7 3 (14.29%) SDLC
8 2 (9.52%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (9.52%) Validation
8 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
8 2 (9.52%) .NET
8 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (9.52%) Selenium
8 2 (9.52%) Performance Testing
8 2 (9.52%) C#
8 2 (9.52%) ISTQB

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) HP UFT
2 2 (9.52%) Selenium
2 2 (9.52%) Zephyr
3 1 (4.76%) JIRA
3 1 (4.76%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Test Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Tester
3 4 (19.05%) Test Leader
4 3 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Manual Tester
4 3 (14.29%) Software Tester
5 2 (9.52%) Automation Tester
5 2 (9.52%) Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Test Automation Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Test Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Tester
6 1 (4.76%) Applications Support
6 1 (4.76%) Manual Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Software Tester
6 1 (4.76%) Software Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Software Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
1 2 (9.52%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (47.62%) Automation Testing
2 9 (42.86%) Test Scripting
3 7 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 6 (28.57%) Functional Testing
4 6 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 5 (23.81%) Automated Testing
5 5 (23.81%) Waterfall
6 4 (19.05%) Keyword-Driven Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Microservices
7 3 (14.29%) SDLC
7 3 (14.29%) Test Strategy
8 2 (9.52%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
8 2 (9.52%) Performance Testing
8 2 (9.52%) Test Planning
8 2 (9.52%) Validation
9 1 (4.76%) ERP
9 1 (4.76%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) VB
3 2 (9.52%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) HP
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
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