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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manual Testing
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 53 56 70
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +14
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 8 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.72% 1.48% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.94% 1.74% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 9
Median salary £33,250 £38,750 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.19% +40.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £26,750 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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
413 460 670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 88.63% 84.87% 92.29%
Number of salaries quoted 350 377 574
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 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £63,800
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 23 January 2017, 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 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (44.44%) QA
3 6 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 6 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 6 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 5 (27.78%) HP UFT
4 5 (27.78%) SQL
4 5 (27.78%) Automation Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Microservices
5 4 (22.22%) Software Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
5 4 (22.22%) Windows
5 4 (22.22%) HP
6 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 3 (16.67%) VB
6 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 3 (16.67%) Keyword-Driven Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Test Planning
6 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
7 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
8 1 (5.56%) ERP
8 1 (5.56%) .NET
8 1 (5.56%) Web Services
8 1 (5.56%) ITIL
8 1 (5.56%) LoadRunner
8 1 (5.56%) Apple
8 1 (5.56%) Finance
8 1 (5.56%) Law

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) HP UFT
2 1 (5.56%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) LoadRunner
2 1 (5.56%) Selenium
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Test Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Test Leader
4 3 (16.67%) Software Tester
4 3 (16.67%) Tester
5 2 (11.11%) Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Test Automation Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Test Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Agile Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Applications Support
6 1 (5.56%) Coordinator
6 1 (5.56%) Junior
6 1 (5.56%) Junior Applications Support
6 1 (5.56%) Manual Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) QA Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) QA Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Test Coordinator
6 1 (5.56%) Test Team Leader
6 1 (5.56%) Web Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) Behat
1 1 (5.56%) Gherkin
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Digital Media
2 1 (5.56%) iPad
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 6 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 6 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 5 (27.78%) Automation Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Microservices
4 4 (22.22%) Software Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
5 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 3 (16.67%) Keyword-Driven Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 3 (16.67%) Test Planning
6 1 (5.56%) BDD
6 1 (5.56%) Defect Tracking
6 1 (5.56%) ERP
6 1 (5.56%) ITIL
6 1 (5.56%) Scrum
6 1 (5.56%) TDD
6 1 (5.56%) Test Strategy
6 1 (5.56%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (44.44%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) HP
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Apple
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