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

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 145 183 175
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -8
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 50 28 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.28% 0.59% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 0.65% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 50 25 39
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £38,100
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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 West Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3549 4317 4258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 90.84% 91.23% 86.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2991 3461 3316
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £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 28 August 2016.

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 28 August 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
Leeds +61 44 £35,000 -3.44% 8
Wakefield - 4 £26,500 -
Bradford -3 2 £37,625 +35.58%
Batley - 1 £32,500 -
Manual Testing
Yorkshire

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 67 (73.63%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (46.15%) Selenium
3 38 (41.76%) ISEB
3 38 (41.76%) QA
4 37 (40.66%) SQL
5 36 (39.56%) Automated Testing
6 35 (38.46%) ISTQB
7 32 (35.16%) Scrum
8 31 (34.07%) Automation Testing
9 25 (27.47%) C#
9 25 (27.47%) .NET
9 25 (27.47%) Test Scripting
10 21 (23.08%) WebDriver
11 18 (19.78%) Team Foundation Server
11 18 (19.78%) Software Testing
11 18 (19.78%) Cucumber
12 17 (18.68%) BDD
12 17 (18.68%) Java
13 15 (16.48%) Microsoft
13 15 (16.48%) Test Strategy
13 15 (16.48%) SDLC
14 14 (15.38%) Test Automation
15 12 (13.19%) JIRA
15 12 (13.19%) Finance
15 12 (13.19%) SoapUI
16 11 (12.09%) Mentoring
16 11 (12.09%) MS Excel
16 11 (12.09%) ASP.NET
17 10 (10.99%) Web Services
17 10 (10.99%) XML

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 11 (12.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.10%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (5.49%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.49%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.20%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.10%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 42 (46.15%) Selenium
2 21 (23.08%) WebDriver
3 18 (19.78%) Cucumber
3 18 (19.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (13.19%) JIRA
4 12 (13.19%) SoapUI
5 8 (8.79%) SpecFlow
6 7 (7.69%) TeamCity
6 7 (7.69%) Visual Studio
7 6 (6.59%) Jenkins
8 4 (4.40%) Geb
8 4 (4.40%) Git (software)
8 4 (4.40%) HP UFT
8 4 (4.40%) Spock
9 3 (3.30%) FitNesse
9 3 (3.30%) tSQLt
10 2 (2.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (2.20%) LoadRunner
10 2 (2.20%) Robot Framework
10 2 (2.20%) Toad
General
1 12 (13.19%) Finance
2 7 (7.69%) Legal
3 4 (4.40%) Electronics
3 4 (4.40%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 42 (46.15%) Analyst
1 42 (46.15%) Test Analyst
2 29 (31.87%) Tester
3 22 (24.18%) Test Engineer
4 13 (14.29%) QA Tester
5 12 (13.19%) Systems Tester
6 10 (10.99%) Software Test Engineer
7 9 (9.89%) Automation Test Analyst
7 9 (9.89%) Software Tester
8 8 (8.79%) Head of Development
8 8 (8.79%) QA Analyst
8 8 (8.79%) QA Engineer
8 8 (8.79%) QA Test Analyst
8 8 (8.79%) QA Test Engineer
8 8 (8.79%) Systems Test Engineer
8 8 (8.79%) UAT Analyst
8 8 (8.79%) UAT Test Analyst
9 7 (7.69%) Manual Test Analyst
9 7 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
9 7 (7.69%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (27.47%) .NET
2 11 (12.09%) ASP.NET
3 10 (10.99%) Web Services
3 10 (10.99%) XML
4 8 (8.79%) CSS
4 8 (8.79%) HTML
5 6 (6.59%) .NET Framework
6 3 (3.30%) SOAP
6 3 (3.30%) WSDL
6 3 (3.30%) XSD
7 2 (2.20%) RESTful
8 1 (1.10%) Behat
8 1 (1.10%) Gherkin
8 1 (1.10%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.79%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.40%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.30%) EPoS
4 2 (2.20%) User Experience
5 1 (1.10%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.40%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (73.63%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (39.56%) Automated Testing
3 32 (35.16%) Scrum
4 31 (34.07%) Automation Testing
5 25 (27.47%) Test Scripting
6 18 (19.78%) Software Testing
7 17 (18.68%) BDD
8 15 (16.48%) SDLC
8 15 (16.48%) Test Strategy
9 14 (15.38%) Test Automation
10 11 (12.09%) Mentoring
11 10 (10.99%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (9.89%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (9.89%) SOA
12 9 (9.89%) TDD
12 9 (9.89%) Waterfall
13 8 (8.79%) DSDM
13 8 (8.79%) Performance Testing
13 8 (8.79%) RAD
13 8 (8.79%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (40.66%) SQL
2 25 (27.47%) C#
3 17 (18.68%) Java
4 7 (7.69%) Python
5 3 (3.30%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.30%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.10%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.10%) C++
6 1 (1.10%) Go
6 1 (1.10%) PHP
6 1 (1.10%) Ruby
6 1 (1.10%) Scala
Qualifications
1 38 (41.76%) ISEB
2 35 (38.46%) ISTQB
3 10 (10.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (5.49%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (41.76%) QA
2 1 (1.10%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (4.40%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (3.30%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (16.48%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.49%) Oracle
3 2 (2.20%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.10%) HP
4 1 (1.10%) Progress
4 1 (1.10%) Telerik
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