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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 59 63 81
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +18
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 8 12 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.24% 1.67% 2.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.46% 1.94% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 18
Median salary £35,000 £27,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £21,000 £21,050
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £45,000 £31,250
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
548 619 866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 84.83% 85.97% 89.28%
Number of salaries quoted 468 530 747
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £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 10 December 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 +4 8 £35,000 +4.47%
Manual Testing
Yorkshire

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 10 (52.63%) Automation Testing
2 9 (47.37%) Test Scripting
2 9 (47.37%) SQL
3 7 (36.84%) Test Automation
3 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (36.84%) Functional Testing
4 6 (31.58%) QA
4 6 (31.58%) Waterfall
4 6 (31.58%) HP
4 6 (31.58%) HP UFT
5 5 (26.32%) VB
5 5 (26.32%) Automated Testing
5 5 (26.32%) Software Testing
5 5 (26.32%) Keyword-Driven Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Windows
6 3 (15.79%) ISTQB
6 3 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (15.79%) Microservices
7 2 (10.53%) Zephyr
7 2 (10.53%) Test Planning
7 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
7 2 (10.53%) Gherkin
7 2 (10.53%) Selenium
7 2 (10.53%) Performance Testing
7 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
8 1 (5.26%) ERP
8 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
8 1 (5.26%) .NET
8 1 (5.26%) ITIL

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 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) HP UFT
2 2 (10.53%) Selenium
2 2 (10.53%) Zephyr
3 1 (5.26%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Test Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Test Leader
3 4 (21.05%) Tester
4 3 (15.79%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Automation Tester
5 2 (10.53%) Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Software Tester
5 2 (10.53%) Test Automation Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Test Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Applications Support
6 1 (5.26%) Junior
6 1 (5.26%) Junior Applications Support
6 1 (5.26%) Manual Tester
6 1 (5.26%) QA Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
6 1 (5.26%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Test Coordinator
6 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Gherkin
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Automation Testing
2 9 (47.37%) Test Scripting
3 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (36.84%) Functional Testing
3 7 (36.84%) Test Automation
4 6 (31.58%) Waterfall
5 5 (26.32%) Automated Testing
5 5 (26.32%) Keyword-Driven Testing
5 5 (26.32%) Software Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Microservices
7 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
7 2 (10.53%) Performance Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Test Planning
7 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
8 1 (5.26%) BDD
8 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (5.26%) ERP
8 1 (5.26%) ITIL
8 1 (5.26%) TDD
8 1 (5.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) SQL
2 5 (26.32%) VB
3 1 (5.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.26%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) HP
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft