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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank - 28 41
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 0 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield - 1.82% 2.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.13% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 5
Median salary - £36,250 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +31.81%
UK excluding London median salary £35,500 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +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
84 94 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 81.55% 85.45% 73.25%
Number of salaries quoted 75 77 147
Median salary £34,500 £37,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.60% +16.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 18 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 2 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
1 4 (100.00%) Firmware
1 4 (100.00%) Electronics
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Testing
1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Spock
1 4 (100.00%) Geb

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:

Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Geb
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Spock
1 4 (100.00%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Software Test Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Firmware