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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manual Testing
Rank 72 74 55
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -19
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 10 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.16% 1.05% 2.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 1.46% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 15
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +4.68%
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
735 684 621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 85.07% 72.15% 84.49%
Number of salaries quoted 647 563 549
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Manual Testing Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

Manual Testing
Job Locations in South 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 South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 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
Sheffield +2 9 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Doncaster - 1 £32,500 -
Manual Testing
Yorkshire

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 13 (50.00%) Windows
1 13 (50.00%) ISEB
1 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (46.15%) Test Planning
3 11 (42.31%) Web Testing
3 11 (42.31%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (38.46%) Automated Testing
4 10 (38.46%) QA
4 10 (38.46%) Mentoring
4 10 (38.46%) Legal
5 9 (34.62%) Java
5 9 (34.62%) Selenium
6 7 (26.92%) Finance
7 6 (23.08%) HP UFT
7 6 (23.08%) SQL
7 6 (23.08%) Software Testing
8 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (19.23%) SDLC
8 5 (19.23%) VBScript
8 5 (19.23%) VB
8 5 (19.23%) Oracle
9 4 (15.38%) Regression Testing
9 4 (15.38%) Automation Testing
9 4 (15.38%) Test Scripting
10 3 (11.54%) JIRA
10 3 (11.54%) Functional Testing
10 3 (11.54%) Web Services
10 3 (11.54%) XML
11 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
11 2 (7.69%) MS Project

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the South 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.

Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Selenium
2 6 (23.08%) HP UFT
3 3 (11.54%) JIRA
4 2 (7.69%) Toad
5 1 (3.85%) JMeter
5 1 (3.85%) TestComplete
General
1 10 (38.46%) Legal
2 7 (26.92%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (65.38%) Analyst
1 17 (65.38%) Test Analyst
2 13 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 13 (50.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 9 (34.62%) Test Leader
3 9 (34.62%) Tester
4 6 (23.08%) Software Tester
5 3 (11.54%) Web Tester
6 1 (3.85%) Functional Test Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) QA Tester
6 1 (3.85%) Junior Tester
6 1 (3.85%) Automation Tester
6 1 (3.85%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Performance Tester
6 1 (3.85%) Junior
6 1 (3.85%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) Web Services
1 3 (11.54%) XML
2 2 (7.69%) HTML
2 2 (7.69%) SOAP
3 1 (3.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (46.15%) Test Planning
3 11 (42.31%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (42.31%) Web Testing
4 10 (38.46%) Automated Testing
4 10 (38.46%) Mentoring
5 6 (23.08%) Software Testing
6 5 (19.23%) SDLC
7 4 (15.38%) Automation Testing
7 4 (15.38%) Test Scripting
7 4 (15.38%) Regression Testing
8 3 (11.54%) Functional Testing
9 2 (7.69%) Security Testing
9 2 (7.69%) Test Automation
9 2 (7.69%) Open Source
9 2 (7.69%) Waterfall
9 2 (7.69%) Test Strategy
9 2 (7.69%) People Management
9 2 (7.69%) Test Management
9 2 (7.69%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) Java
2 6 (23.08%) SQL
3 5 (19.23%) VBScript
3 5 (19.23%) VB
4 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.85%) C#
5 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (50.00%) ISEB
2 2 (7.69%) ISTQB
2 2 (7.69%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (38.46%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) VMware
2 2 (7.69%) Telerik
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