The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 30 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 2.76% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.05% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Median salary £26,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
Manual Testing
West 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 Wakefield region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
164 79 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 90.61% 69.30% 56.77%
Number of salaries quoted 161 76 85
Median salary £36,500 £32,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% -10.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £42,500
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 Wakefield

The demand trend of job ads across the Wakefield 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 Wakefield

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Wakefield region.

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Wakefield

Manual Testing
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) ISEB
1 4 (57.14%) Firmware
1 4 (57.14%) Electronics
1 4 (57.14%) Migration
1 4 (57.14%) Scrum
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) TDD
1 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
1 4 (57.14%) ISTQB
1 4 (57.14%) Selenium
1 4 (57.14%) WebDriver
1 4 (57.14%) BDD
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Testing
1 4 (57.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 4 (57.14%) Spock
1 4 (57.14%) Geb
2 3 (42.86%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
2 3 (42.86%) EPoS
2 3 (42.86%) ERP
2 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Dynamics AX
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Geb
1 4 (57.14%) Selenium
1 4 (57.14%) Spock
1 4 (57.14%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (57.14%) Electronics
2 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Software Test Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Test Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Software Tester
2 3 (42.86%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
1 4 (57.14%) BDD
1 4 (57.14%) Migration
1 4 (57.14%) Scrum
1 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
1 4 (57.14%) TDD
2 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (42.86%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) ISEB
1 4 (57.14%) ISTQB
1 4 (57.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft