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

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 144 186 173
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -13
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 52 29 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.35% 0.63% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 0.69% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 50 23 49
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £37,100
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
3508 4214 4406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 90.74% 90.82% 85.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2928 3333 3406
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +47 42 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Bradford -11 7 £40,000 +28.00%
Wakefield - 3 £26,500 -
Halifax -14 1 £27,500 -21.42%
Batley - 1 £32,500 -
Manual Testing
Yorkshire

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 68 (67.33%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (47.52%) Automated Testing
3 46 (45.54%) Selenium
4 39 (38.61%) ISEB
5 36 (35.64%) QA
6 32 (31.68%) ISTQB
6 32 (31.68%) Automation Testing
7 31 (30.69%) SQL
8 29 (28.71%) Scrum
9 26 (25.74%) C#
10 24 (23.76%) Test Scripting
11 22 (21.78%) .NET
11 22 (21.78%) WebDriver
11 22 (21.78%) Cucumber
12 20 (19.80%) Java
13 19 (18.81%) Software Testing
13 19 (18.81%) Test Automation
14 18 (17.82%) Team Foundation Server
15 17 (16.83%) BDD
16 16 (15.84%) SDLC
17 15 (14.85%) Mentoring
17 15 (14.85%) User Acceptance Testing
17 15 (14.85%) Finance
18 14 (13.86%) Microsoft
19 13 (12.87%) Regression Testing
19 13 (12.87%) XML
20 12 (11.88%) Web Services
20 12 (11.88%) SoapUI
21 11 (10.89%) Continuous Improvement
21 11 (10.89%) Test Strategy

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 (3.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 7 (6.93%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.95%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.99%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.95%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.99%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 46 (45.54%) Selenium
2 22 (21.78%) Cucumber
2 22 (21.78%) WebDriver
3 18 (17.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (11.88%) SoapUI
5 10 (9.90%) Jenkins
5 10 (9.90%) JIRA
6 8 (7.92%) SpecFlow
6 8 (7.92%) Visual Studio
7 7 (6.93%) TeamCity
8 5 (4.95%) JMeter
9 4 (3.96%) Geb
9 4 (3.96%) Git (software)
9 4 (3.96%) HP UFT
9 4 (3.96%) Spock
10 3 (2.97%) FitNesse
10 3 (2.97%) Maven
10 3 (2.97%) tSQLt
11 2 (1.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (1.98%) LoadRunner
General
1 15 (14.85%) Finance
2 8 (7.92%) Legal
3 4 (3.96%) Electronics
3 4 (3.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 50 (49.50%) Analyst
1 50 (49.50%) Test Analyst
2 26 (25.74%) Tester
3 18 (17.82%) Test Engineer
4 12 (11.88%) Automation Test Analyst
5 10 (9.90%) QA Tester
5 10 (9.90%) Senior Analyst
5 10 (9.90%) Senior Test Analyst
6 9 (8.91%) Software Tester
7 8 (7.92%) Head of Development
7 8 (7.92%) Software Test Engineer
7 8 (7.92%) Systems Tester
8 7 (6.93%) Manual Test Analyst
8 7 (6.93%) UAT Analyst
8 7 (6.93%) UAT Test Analyst
9 6 (5.94%) Automation Tester
9 6 (5.94%) Head of Application Development
9 6 (5.94%) Senior Tester
10 5 (4.95%) QA Test Engineer
10 5 (4.95%) Software QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (21.78%) .NET
2 13 (12.87%) XML
3 12 (11.88%) Web Services
4 10 (9.90%) ASP.NET
5 7 (6.93%) HTML
6 6 (5.94%) CSS
6 6 (5.94%) SOAP
7 5 (4.95%) .NET Framework
8 3 (2.97%) REST
8 3 (2.97%) WSDL
8 3 (2.97%) XSD
9 2 (1.98%) RESTful
10 1 (0.99%) Ajax
10 1 (0.99%) Apache Flex
10 1 (0.99%) Behat
10 1 (0.99%) Flash
10 1 (0.99%) Gherkin
10 1 (0.99%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.96%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.97%) EPoS
4 2 (1.98%) User Experience
5 1 (0.99%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.99%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.96%) Unix
2 1 (0.99%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (67.33%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (47.52%) Automated Testing
3 32 (31.68%) Automation Testing
4 29 (28.71%) Scrum
5 24 (23.76%) Test Scripting
6 19 (18.81%) Software Testing
6 19 (18.81%) Test Automation
7 17 (16.83%) BDD
8 16 (15.84%) SDLC
9 15 (14.85%) Mentoring
9 15 (14.85%) User Acceptance Testing
10 13 (12.87%) Regression Testing
11 11 (10.89%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (10.89%) Test Strategy
12 10 (9.90%) Waterfall
13 9 (8.91%) Performance Testing
13 9 (8.91%) SOA
13 9 (8.91%) TDD
14 8 (7.92%) DSDM
14 8 (7.92%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 31 (30.69%) SQL
2 26 (25.74%) C#
3 20 (19.80%) Java
4 7 (6.93%) JavaScript
5 5 (4.95%) Python
6 3 (2.97%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.99%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.99%) C++
7 1 (0.99%) Go
7 1 (0.99%) PHP
7 1 (0.99%) Ruby
7 1 (0.99%) Scala
Qualifications
1 39 (38.61%) ISEB
2 32 (31.68%) ISTQB
3 11 (10.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (6.93%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (35.64%) QA
2 1 (0.99%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (3.96%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (4.95%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (13.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.95%) Oracle
2 5 (4.95%) Progress
3 3 (2.97%) HP
4 2 (1.98%) JD Edwards
4 2 (1.98%) Telerik
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