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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 50 71 70
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -1
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 10 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.78% 0.61% 1.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.14% 0.68% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 13
Median salary £27,500 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
468 585 652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 83.42% 88.50% 86.93%
Number of salaries quoted 372 524 530
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £57,500
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 30 September 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 13 (65.00%) SQL
2 11 (55.00%) Automation Testing
3 9 (45.00%) HP
3 9 (45.00%) Test Scripting
4 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (35.00%) HP UFT
5 7 (35.00%) Test Automation
5 7 (35.00%) Software Testing
6 6 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (30.00%) Waterfall
6 6 (30.00%) Functional Testing
7 5 (25.00%) SDLC
7 5 (25.00%) Keyword-Driven Testing
7 5 (25.00%) Data Mining
7 5 (25.00%) VB
7 5 (25.00%) Finance
8 4 (20.00%) Automated Testing
9 3 (15.00%) JIRA
9 3 (15.00%) QA
9 3 (15.00%) Selenium
9 3 (15.00%) Banking
9 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
9 3 (15.00%) ISTQB
9 3 (15.00%) Test Strategy
9 3 (15.00%) Gherkin
9 3 (15.00%) Defect Management
10 2 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
10 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
10 2 (10.00%) Zephyr
10 2 (10.00%) Test Planning

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 5 (25.00%) Data Mining
2 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) HP UFT
2 3 (15.00%) JIRA
2 3 (15.00%) Selenium
3 2 (10.00%) Zephyr
4 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (5.00%) LoadRunner
4 1 (5.00%) Ranorex
4 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Analyst
1 8 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Tester
3 5 (25.00%) Manual Tester
4 4 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Test Leader
5 3 (15.00%) Banking Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Manual Test Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Manual Tester
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Software Tester
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Tester
5 3 (15.00%) Software Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Software Test Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Software Tester
6 2 (10.00%) Automation Tester
6 2 (10.00%) Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) Test Automation Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) Gherkin
2 2 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Automation Testing
2 9 (45.00%) Test Scripting
3 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (35.00%) Software Testing
4 7 (35.00%) Test Automation
5 6 (30.00%) Functional Testing
5 6 (30.00%) Waterfall
6 5 (25.00%) Keyword-Driven Testing
6 5 (25.00%) SDLC
7 4 (20.00%) Automated Testing
8 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
8 3 (15.00%) Defect Management
8 3 (15.00%) Test Strategy
9 2 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (10.00%) Performance Testing
9 2 (10.00%) Test Planning
9 2 (10.00%) Validation
10 1 (5.00%) ERP
10 1 (5.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) VB
3 2 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (10.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) HP
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft