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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manual Testing
Rank 79 73 66
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 6 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.71% 1.40% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 1.87% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 8
Average salary £38,750 £42,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.73% +1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £36,850
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
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
734 750 627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 86.86% 75.23% 83.49%
Number of salaries quoted 657 599 530
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,025 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -7 5 £45,000 +7.14% 1
Doncaster - 1 £32,500 -
Manual Testing
Yorkshire

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 10 (50.00%) Windows
1 10 (50.00%) Web Testing
1 10 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 9 (45.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) Automated Testing
3 8 (40.00%) QA
3 8 (40.00%) Legal
3 8 (40.00%) ISEB
3 8 (40.00%) Java
3 8 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 7 (35.00%) Finance
4 7 (35.00%) Selenium
5 5 (25.00%) VBScript
5 5 (25.00%) VB
5 5 (25.00%) Oracle
5 5 (25.00%) HP UFT
6 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 4 (20.00%) SDLC
7 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (15.00%) Automation Testing
7 3 (15.00%) Software Testing
7 3 (15.00%) Web Services
7 3 (15.00%) XML
8 2 (10.00%) SQL
8 2 (10.00%) JUnit
8 2 (10.00%) MS Project
8 2 (10.00%) SOAP
8 2 (10.00%) HTML

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (10.00%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (10.00%) Big Data
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Selenium
2 5 (25.00%) HP UFT
3 2 (10.00%) JIRA
3 2 (10.00%) JUnit
3 2 (10.00%) Toad
General
1 8 (40.00%) Legal
2 7 (35.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Test Analyst
1 15 (75.00%) Analyst
2 11 (55.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 11 (55.00%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (30.00%) Test Leader
4 4 (20.00%) Tester
4 4 (20.00%) Software Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Functional Test Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) Web Services
1 3 (15.00%) XML
2 2 (10.00%) HTML
2 2 (10.00%) SOAP
3 1 (5.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Web Testing
1 10 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) Automated Testing
2 9 (45.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (20.00%) SDLC
4 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (15.00%) Automation Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Software Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Regression Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Performance Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (10.00%) Test Strategy
6 2 (10.00%) Test Management
6 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
6 2 (10.00%) People Management
7 1 (5.00%) Open Source
7 1 (5.00%) Functional Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Black-Box Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) Java
2 5 (25.00%) VBScript
2 5 (25.00%) VB
3 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.00%) SQL
4 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) VMware
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