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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 33 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 1.94% 1.37% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.21% 1.75% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £39,000 £39,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.26% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
136 114 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 87.74% 78.08% 71.30%
Number of salaries quoted 107 108 72
Average salary £42,000 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Wakefield region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 3 (60.00%) ERP
1 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) EPoS
1 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (60.00%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (40.00%) Test Management
2 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (40.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Dynamics AX
General
1 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Software Tester
1 3 (60.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Test Lead
2 1 (20.00%) QC Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) ERP
2 2 (40.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft