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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 56 80 84
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +4
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 16 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.48% 1.37% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.10% 1.60% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 5
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.88%
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
516 811 692
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 80.12% 85.37% 76.21%
Number of salaries quoted 436 689 596
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
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 26 June 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manual Testing within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 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 +25 10 £30,000 -33.33%
Rotherham - 4 £43,750 -
Manual Testing
Yorkshire

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 17 (89.47%) SQL
2 13 (68.42%) HP
3 11 (57.89%) Automation Testing
4 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (47.37%) JIRA
5 9 (47.37%) Test Automation
6 8 (42.11%) Software Testing
6 8 (42.11%) HP UFT
6 8 (42.11%) SDLC
7 7 (36.84%) Finance
7 7 (36.84%) Test Scripting
8 6 (31.58%) HP Quality Center
8 6 (31.58%) Business Analysis
8 6 (31.58%) QA
8 6 (31.58%) Selenium
8 6 (31.58%) Banking
8 6 (31.58%) Defect Management
9 5 (26.32%) ISEB
9 5 (26.32%) C#
9 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (26.32%) Functional Testing
10 4 (21.05%) Waterfall
10 4 (21.05%) Keyword-Driven Testing
10 4 (21.05%) Stress Testing
10 4 (21.05%) ISTQB
10 4 (21.05%) VB
10 4 (21.05%) Data Mining
11 3 (15.79%) Hibernate
11 3 (15.79%) Spring
11 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence

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 4 (21.05%) Data Mining
2 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) JIRA
2 8 (42.11%) HP UFT
3 6 (31.58%) Selenium
4 3 (15.79%) eggPlant
4 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
5 2 (10.53%) Zephyr
6 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
6 1 (5.26%) Ranorex
6 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 6 (31.58%) Banking
3 3 (15.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Analyst
1 12 (63.16%) Test Analyst
1 12 (63.16%) Tester
2 9 (47.37%) Software Tester
3 8 (42.11%) Manual Tester
4 6 (31.58%) Banking Analyst
4 6 (31.58%) Manual Test Analyst
4 6 (31.58%) Software Analyst
4 6 (31.58%) Software Test Analyst
5 5 (26.32%) Automation Test Analyst
6 4 (21.05%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (21.05%) Senior Test Analyst
7 3 (15.79%) Senior Manual Tester
7 3 (15.79%) Senior Software Tester
7 3 (15.79%) Senior Tester
8 2 (10.53%) Automation Tester
8 2 (10.53%) Test Engineer
9 1 (5.26%) QA Engineer
9 1 (5.26%) QA Test Analyst
9 1 (5.26%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Gherkin
1 3 (15.79%) Hibernate
1 3 (15.79%) Spring
2 2 (10.53%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Automation Testing
2 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (47.37%) Test Automation
4 8 (42.11%) SDLC
4 8 (42.11%) Software Testing
5 7 (36.84%) Test Scripting
6 6 (31.58%) Business Analysis
6 6 (31.58%) Defect Management
7 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (26.32%) Functional Testing
8 4 (21.05%) Keyword-Driven Testing
8 4 (21.05%) Stress Testing
8 4 (21.05%) Waterfall
9 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (15.79%) CMMI
9 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (15.79%) Load Testing
9 3 (15.79%) QA Automation
10 2 (10.53%) Continuous Delivery
10 2 (10.53%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) SQL
2 5 (26.32%) C#
3 4 (21.05%) VB
4 3 (15.79%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) ISEB
2 4 (21.05%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) QA
2 3 (15.79%) Section 508
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) HP
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle