The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 64 79 79
Rank change year-on-year
+15 0
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 10 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.38% 0.61% 1.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.64% 0.70% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 14
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
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 South Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
609 712 807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 84.12% 87.36% 84.95%
Number of salaries quoted 487 630 644
Median salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £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 South Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Manual Testing
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manual Testing within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +24 10 £27,500 -8.33%
Doncaster -10 1 - -
Rotherham - 1 - -
Barnsley - 1 - -
Manual Testing
Yorkshire

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 19 (73.08%) SQL
2 17 (65.38%) Automation Testing
3 15 (57.69%) HP
4 13 (50.00%) HP UFT
4 13 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 12 (46.15%) Test Scripting
6 9 (34.62%) Waterfall
6 9 (34.62%) Functional Testing
7 8 (30.77%) Keyword-Driven Testing
7 8 (30.77%) Data Mining
7 8 (30.77%) VB
7 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (26.92%) Software Testing
9 6 (23.08%) JIRA
9 6 (23.08%) QA
9 6 (23.08%) Selenium
9 6 (23.08%) ISTQB
9 6 (23.08%) HP Quality Center
10 5 (19.23%) SDLC
10 5 (19.23%) Finance
10 5 (19.23%) C#
10 5 (19.23%) ISEB
10 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (15.38%) Stress Testing
11 4 (15.38%) Automated Testing
12 3 (11.54%) Section 508
12 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (11.54%) Test Strategy
12 3 (11.54%) Gherkin
12 3 (11.54%) Defect Management

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 8 (30.77%) Data Mining
2 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (50.00%) HP UFT
2 6 (23.08%) JIRA
2 6 (23.08%) Selenium
3 3 (11.54%) eggPlant
3 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
4 2 (7.69%) Zephyr
5 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.85%) LoadRunner
5 1 (3.85%) Ranorex
5 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Banking
2 3 (11.54%) Legal
3 1 (3.85%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Analyst
1 11 (42.31%) Test Analyst
2 9 (34.62%) Tester
3 7 (26.92%) Automation Test Analyst
4 6 (23.08%) Software Tester
5 5 (19.23%) Manual Tester
6 4 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (15.38%) Senior Test Analyst
6 4 (15.38%) Test Leader
7 3 (11.54%) Banking Analyst
7 3 (11.54%) Manual Test Analyst
7 3 (11.54%) Senior Manual Tester
7 3 (11.54%) Senior Software Tester
7 3 (11.54%) Senior Tester
7 3 (11.54%) Software Analyst
7 3 (11.54%) Software Test Analyst
8 2 (7.69%) Automation Tester
8 2 (7.69%) Test Automation Consultant
8 2 (7.69%) Test Consultant
8 2 (7.69%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) Gherkin
1 3 (11.54%) Hibernate
1 3 (11.54%) Spring
2 2 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Virtual Team
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Automation Testing
2 13 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 12 (46.15%) Test Scripting
4 9 (34.62%) Functional Testing
4 9 (34.62%) Waterfall
5 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (30.77%) Keyword-Driven Testing
6 7 (26.92%) Software Testing
7 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (19.23%) SDLC
8 4 (15.38%) Automated Testing
8 4 (15.38%) Stress Testing
9 3 (11.54%) Business Analysis
9 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (11.54%) CMMI
9 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (11.54%) Defect Management
9 3 (11.54%) Load Testing
9 3 (11.54%) QA Automation
9 3 (11.54%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) SQL
2 8 (30.77%) VB
3 5 (19.23%) C#
4 3 (11.54%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) ISTQB
2 5 (19.23%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) QA
2 3 (11.54%) Section 508
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) HP
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft