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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manual Testing
Rank 72 85 77
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -8
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 18 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.74% 0.42% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.98% 0.55% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 1
Average salary £33,750 £33,750 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +35.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
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
908 727 598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 87.90% 75.49% 81.36%
Number of salaries quoted 765 611 489
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £56,238
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 11 £27,500 -18.51%
Doncaster - 7 £42,500 - 1
Manual Testing
Yorkshire

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 25 (69.44%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (55.56%) Automated Testing
3 19 (52.78%) Selenium
4 18 (50.00%) SQL
5 15 (41.67%) Java
6 14 (38.89%) QA
7 11 (30.56%) ISEB
8 10 (27.78%) Regression Testing
8 10 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (25.00%) Software Testing
9 9 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
9 9 (25.00%) Oracle
10 8 (22.22%) VBScript
10 8 (22.22%) VB
10 8 (22.22%) Finance
11 7 (19.44%) JUnit
11 7 (19.44%) Test Planning
11 7 (19.44%) Test Scripting
12 6 (16.67%) Automation Testing
12 6 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (16.67%) Web Testing
12 6 (16.67%) Mentoring
12 6 (16.67%) Windows
12 6 (16.67%) Degree
12 6 (16.67%) JIRA
13 5 (13.89%) ISTQB
13 5 (13.89%) Scrum
13 5 (13.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 5 (13.89%) Security Testing
13 5 (13.89%) Test Automation

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (5.56%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (52.78%) Selenium
2 9 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 7 (19.44%) JUnit
4 6 (16.67%) JIRA
5 4 (11.11%) WATIR
5 4 (11.11%) Subversion
5 4 (11.11%) Git (software)
6 2 (5.56%) Toad
7 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.78%) JMeter
7 1 (2.78%) Concordion
7 1 (2.78%) TestComplete
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Legal
3 1 (2.78%) Publishing
3 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (61.11%) Analyst
2 21 (58.33%) Test Analyst
3 11 (30.56%) Senior Analyst
3 11 (30.56%) Senior Test Analyst
4 9 (25.00%) Tester
5 5 (13.89%) Software Tester
5 5 (13.89%) Test Leader
6 4 (11.11%) Web Tester
7 3 (8.33%) Junior
8 2 (5.56%) Graduate
8 2 (5.56%) QA Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Junior Tester
9 1 (2.78%) Senior Quality Engineer
9 1 (2.78%) Junior Test Analyst
9 1 (2.78%) Software Test Analyst
9 1 (2.78%) Junior Analyst
9 1 (2.78%) Test Engineer
9 1 (2.78%) Performance Tester
9 1 (2.78%) Test Coordinator
9 1 (2.78%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) HTML
1 2 (5.56%) SOAP
1 2 (5.56%) Web Services
1 2 (5.56%) XML
2 1 (2.78%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (8.33%) Linux
3 2 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (69.44%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (55.56%) Automated Testing
3 10 (27.78%) Regression Testing
4 9 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 7 (19.44%) Test Scripting
5 7 (19.44%) Test Planning
6 6 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 6 (16.67%) Automation Testing
6 6 (16.67%) Web Testing
6 6 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (13.89%) Security Testing
7 5 (13.89%) Scrum
7 5 (13.89%) Test Automation
8 4 (11.11%) Test Strategy
8 4 (11.11%) Integration Testing
8 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
9 3 (8.33%) Performance Testing
9 3 (8.33%) ETL
9 3 (8.33%) Test Management
9 3 (8.33%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (50.00%) SQL
2 15 (41.67%) Java
3 8 (22.22%) VBScript
3 8 (22.22%) VB
4 4 (11.11%) Ruby
5 2 (5.56%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.56%) C#
6 1 (2.78%) PHP
6 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (30.56%) ISEB
2 6 (16.67%) Degree
3 5 (13.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (13.89%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (38.89%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Oracle
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.33%) Telerik
4 2 (5.56%) VMware
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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