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

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 160 188 175
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -13
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 39 22 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.98% 0.49% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 0.55% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 38 16 39
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £35,000 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
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
3648 3977 4408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 91.29% 88.73% 87.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2970 3089 3596
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +24 30 £34,250 - 9
Wetherby - 4 £52,500 -
Wakefield -2 3 £39,000 -
Bradford - 2 £25,750 - 1
Manual Testing
Yorkshire

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 60 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (53.09%) Selenium
3 38 (46.91%) SQL
4 32 (39.51%) Test Scripting
4 32 (39.51%) Automation Testing
5 31 (38.27%) QA
6 30 (37.04%) ISEB
7 28 (34.57%) Microsoft
7 28 (34.57%) ISTQB
8 27 (33.33%) Automated Testing
9 26 (32.10%) Scrum
9 26 (32.10%) .NET
9 26 (32.10%) Software Testing
10 25 (30.86%) MS Excel
11 18 (22.22%) Finance
12 17 (20.99%) WebDriver
13 16 (19.75%) SoapUI
14 15 (18.52%) User Acceptance Testing
14 15 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
15 14 (17.28%) Regression Testing
15 14 (17.28%) C#
15 14 (17.28%) Test Strategy
16 12 (14.81%) HP UFT
17 11 (13.58%) Degree
17 11 (13.58%) Java
17 11 (13.58%) Functional Testing
18 10 (12.35%) JIRA
19 9 (11.11%) SQL Server
19 9 (11.11%) BDD
19 9 (11.11%) SDLC

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 (4.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.23%) Node.js
Applications
1 25 (30.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.47%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.70%) HTTP
2 2 (2.47%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.47%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.23%) Big Data
3 1 (1.23%) MySQL
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 43 (53.09%) Selenium
2 17 (20.99%) WebDriver
3 16 (19.75%) SoapUI
4 12 (14.81%) HP UFT
5 10 (12.35%) JIRA
6 7 (8.64%) Cucumber
6 7 (8.64%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (3.70%) JUnit
8 2 (2.47%) Jenkins
8 2 (2.47%) SilkTest
8 2 (2.47%) Toad
9 1 (1.23%) FitNesse
9 1 (1.23%) Git (software)
9 1 (1.23%) Jasmine
9 1 (1.23%) JMeter
9 1 (1.23%) Maven
9 1 (1.23%) SpecFlow
9 1 (1.23%) tSQLt
9 1 (1.23%) Valgrind
General
1 18 (22.22%) Finance
2 4 (4.94%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.70%) Banking
3 3 (3.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.23%) Legal
4 1 (1.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 49 (60.49%) Analyst
2 48 (59.26%) Test Analyst
3 27 (33.33%) Tester
4 23 (28.40%) Test Engineer
5 17 (20.99%) Manual Test Analyst
6 16 (19.75%) QA Tester
7 15 (18.52%) QA Analyst
8 14 (17.28%) QA Engineer
8 14 (17.28%) QA Test Analyst
8 14 (17.28%) QA Test Engineer
8 14 (17.28%) Systems Test Engineer
8 14 (17.28%) Systems Tester
9 13 (16.05%) Software Tester
10 12 (14.81%) Automation Test Analyst
11 10 (12.35%) UAT Analyst
11 10 (12.35%) UAT Test Analyst
12 9 (11.11%) Agile Test Analyst
13 6 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 6 (7.41%) Business Test Analyst
13 6 (7.41%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (32.10%) .NET
2 7 (8.64%) XML
3 6 (7.41%) .NET Framework
3 6 (7.41%) CSS
3 6 (7.41%) HTML
4 4 (4.94%) ASP.NET
5 3 (3.70%) J2EE
6 2 (2.47%) SOAP
7 1 (1.23%) Behat
7 1 (1.23%) Gherkin
7 1 (1.23%) Web Services
7 1 (1.23%) WSDL
7 1 (1.23%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.17%) Chemistry
4 4 (4.94%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.70%) EPoS
5 3 (3.70%) iPad
6 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (39.51%) Automation Testing
2 32 (39.51%) Test Scripting
3 27 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 26 (32.10%) Scrum
4 26 (32.10%) Software Testing
5 15 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (18.52%) User Acceptance Testing
6 14 (17.28%) Regression Testing
6 14 (17.28%) Test Strategy
7 11 (13.58%) Functional Testing
8 9 (11.11%) BDD
8 9 (11.11%) SDLC
9 8 (9.88%) Defect Tracking
9 8 (9.88%) TDD
9 8 (9.88%) Test Automation
10 6 (7.41%) Coaching
10 6 (7.41%) System Integration Testing
11 5 (6.17%) ITIL V3
11 5 (6.17%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 38 (46.91%) SQL
2 14 (17.28%) C#
3 11 (13.58%) Java
4 7 (8.64%) Python
5 2 (2.47%) PHP
6 1 (1.23%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.23%) C++
6 1 (1.23%) Go
6 1 (1.23%) Ruby
6 1 (1.23%) Scala
6 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (37.04%) ISEB
2 28 (34.57%) ISTQB
3 11 (13.58%) Degree
4 6 (7.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (38.27%) QA
2 1 (1.23%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 3 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (34.57%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.41%) Oracle
3 3 (3.70%) Twitter
4 2 (2.47%) Facebook
4 2 (2.47%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.23%) Google
5 1 (1.23%) HP
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