The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manual Testing
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 152 166 150
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -16
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 29 39 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.83% 0.93% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 1.05% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 29 35 61
Median salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,750 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3118 3725 4172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 89.32% 88.52% 89.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2712 3132 3372
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the West 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 West Yorkshire

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Manual Testing
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Manual Testing Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Manual Testing
Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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
Leeds +24 24 £38,000 +8.57% 6
Halifax - 3 £40,000 - 3
Wetherby -1 1 £42,000 +34.40%
Huddersfield - 1 £26,500 -
Manual Testing
Yorkshire

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 50 (64.10%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (55.13%) Selenium
3 39 (50.00%) Automated Testing
4 34 (43.59%) Software Testing
5 30 (38.46%) ISEB
6 21 (26.92%) ISTQB
6 21 (26.92%) Test Scripting
7 20 (25.64%) User Acceptance Testing
7 20 (25.64%) XML
8 19 (24.36%) Java
8 19 (24.36%) Test Automation
8 19 (24.36%) Jenkins
9 18 (23.08%) Automation Testing
10 17 (21.79%) SQL
11 16 (20.51%) Mentoring
11 16 (20.51%) SDLC
12 15 (19.23%) .NET
12 15 (19.23%) SOAP
12 15 (19.23%) Cucumber
13 14 (17.95%) Team Foundation Server
13 14 (17.95%) Web Services
14 13 (16.67%) Microsoft
14 13 (16.67%) E-Commerce
14 13 (16.67%) Regression Testing
14 13 (16.67%) Performance Testing
14 13 (16.67%) SoapUI
14 13 (16.67%) QA
14 13 (16.67%) JIRA
14 13 (16.67%) User Stories
14 13 (16.67%) Functional Testing

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West 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:

Applications
1 3 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.28%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.28%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 43 (55.13%) Selenium
2 19 (24.36%) Jenkins
3 15 (19.23%) Cucumber
4 14 (17.95%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (16.67%) JIRA
5 13 (16.67%) SoapUI
6 12 (15.38%) JMeter
6 12 (15.38%) LoadRunner
7 10 (12.82%) Maven
8 9 (11.54%) WebDriver
9 7 (8.97%) Git (software)
10 6 (7.69%) Robot Framework
11 5 (6.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (6.41%) HP UFT
11 5 (6.41%) WinRunner
12 3 (3.85%) Visual Studio
13 1 (1.28%) eggPlant
13 1 (1.28%) RIATest
13 1 (1.28%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (15.38%) Finance
2 5 (6.41%) Legal
3 1 (1.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 57 (73.08%) Analyst
1 57 (73.08%) Test Analyst
2 16 (20.51%) Senior Analyst
2 16 (20.51%) Senior Test Analyst
3 13 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
4 12 (15.38%) Manual Test Analyst
5 9 (11.54%) Agile Test Analyst
5 9 (11.54%) Technical Analyst
5 9 (11.54%) Technical Test Analyst
6 8 (10.26%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
6 8 (10.26%) Test Leader
6 8 (10.26%) Tester
7 5 (6.41%) Junior
7 5 (6.41%) Junior Analyst
7 5 (6.41%) Junior Test Analyst
7 5 (6.41%) Test Engineer
8 4 (5.13%) Junior Automation Test Analyst
8 4 (5.13%) Manual Tester
8 4 (5.13%) Test Manager
9 3 (3.85%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (25.64%) XML
2 15 (19.23%) .NET
2 15 (19.23%) SOAP
3 14 (17.95%) Web Services
4 10 (12.82%) REST
5 6 (7.69%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.56%) HTML
7 1 (1.28%) Ajax
7 1 (1.28%) Apache Flex
7 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.28%) Flash
7 1 (1.28%) WSDL
7 1 (1.28%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (2.56%) e-Health
2 1 (1.28%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.56%) Windows
2 1 (1.28%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (64.10%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 34 (43.59%) Software Testing
4 21 (26.92%) Test Scripting
5 20 (25.64%) User Acceptance Testing
6 19 (24.36%) Test Automation
7 18 (23.08%) Automation Testing
8 16 (20.51%) Mentoring
8 16 (20.51%) SDLC
9 13 (16.67%) E-Commerce
9 13 (16.67%) Functional Testing
9 13 (16.67%) Performance Testing
9 13 (16.67%) Regression Testing
9 13 (16.67%) User Stories
10 12 (15.38%) Test Strategy
11 10 (12.82%) Coaching
11 10 (12.82%) Load Testing
11 10 (12.82%) Non-Functional Testing
12 9 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (11.54%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 19 (24.36%) Java
2 17 (21.79%) SQL
3 12 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 10 (12.82%) C#
5 1 (1.28%) C
5 1 (1.28%) C++
5 1 (1.28%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (38.46%) ISEB
2 21 (26.92%) ISTQB
3 8 (10.26%) Degree
4 6 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (5.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (1.28%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 4 (5.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.26%) Progress
3 5 (6.41%) Telerik
4 3 (3.85%) HP
5 2 (2.56%) Oracle
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