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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 148 181 162
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -19
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 40 28 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.11% 0.62% 1.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 0.70% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 37 26 60
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £24,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,100 £40,000 £41,300
UK excluding London median salary £35,250 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +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
3253 4020 4567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 90.19% 89.06% 88.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2837 3279 3588
Median salary £43,248 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,459 £30,000 £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 4 December 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 4 December 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 +36 33 £38,000 +15.15% 8
Bradford +5 8 £40,000 +6.66%
Halifax +1 1 £27,500 -31.25% 1
Wetherby -2 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 4 December 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 (72.83%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (56.52%) Selenium
3 41 (44.57%) Automated Testing
4 37 (40.22%) ISEB
5 31 (33.70%) Automation Testing
6 28 (30.43%) SQL
7 27 (29.35%) Software Testing
7 27 (29.35%) ISTQB
8 25 (27.17%) QA
8 25 (27.17%) Test Scripting
9 23 (25.00%) Scrum
10 21 (22.83%) Cucumber
11 20 (21.74%) Test Automation
12 19 (20.65%) WebDriver
12 19 (20.65%) Java
12 19 (20.65%) .NET
13 18 (19.57%) User Acceptance Testing
14 17 (18.48%) Team Foundation Server
14 17 (18.48%) Jenkins
15 16 (17.39%) Microsoft
15 16 (17.39%) XML
16 15 (16.30%) Web Services
16 15 (16.30%) SoapUI
16 15 (16.30%) SDLC
17 14 (15.22%) Test Strategy
17 14 (15.22%) Performance Testing
18 13 (14.13%) Finance
18 13 (14.13%) Regression Testing
18 13 (14.13%) Mentoring
19 12 (13.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

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 5 (5.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.09%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.09%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 52 (56.52%) Selenium
2 21 (22.83%) Cucumber
3 19 (20.65%) WebDriver
4 17 (18.48%) Jenkins
4 17 (18.48%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (16.30%) SoapUI
6 12 (13.04%) JIRA
7 11 (11.96%) LoadRunner
8 10 (10.87%) JMeter
9 8 (8.70%) Maven
9 8 (8.70%) Visual Studio
10 7 (7.61%) Git (software)
10 7 (7.61%) Robot Framework
10 7 (7.61%) TeamCity
11 6 (6.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 6 (6.52%) SpecFlow
12 5 (5.43%) HP UFT
12 5 (5.43%) WinRunner
13 4 (4.35%) Geb
13 4 (4.35%) Spock
General
1 13 (14.13%) Finance
2 9 (9.78%) Legal
3 4 (4.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 58 (63.04%) Analyst
1 58 (63.04%) Test Analyst
2 21 (22.83%) Tester
3 17 (18.48%) Senior Analyst
3 17 (18.48%) Senior Test Analyst
4 14 (15.22%) Automation Test Analyst
4 14 (15.22%) Test Engineer
5 11 (11.96%) Manual Test Analyst
6 9 (9.78%) Test Leader
7 8 (8.70%) QA Tester
7 8 (8.70%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
8 7 (7.61%) Agile Test Analyst
8 7 (7.61%) Systems Tester
8 7 (7.61%) Technical Analyst
8 7 (7.61%) Technical Test Analyst
9 6 (6.52%) Automation Tester
9 6 (6.52%) Manual Tester
9 6 (6.52%) Software Test Engineer
10 5 (5.43%) QA Engineer
10 5 (5.43%) QA Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (20.65%) .NET
2 16 (17.39%) XML
3 15 (16.30%) Web Services
4 11 (11.96%) ASP.NET
4 11 (11.96%) SOAP
5 8 (8.70%) REST
6 3 (3.26%) HTML
7 2 (2.17%) RESTful
7 2 (2.17%) WSDL
7 2 (2.17%) XSD
8 1 (1.09%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.09%) Ajax
8 1 (1.09%) Apache Flex
8 1 (1.09%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.09%) CSS
8 1 (1.09%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.17%) e-Health
2 2 (2.17%) User Experience
3 1 (1.09%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.17%) Windows
2 1 (1.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (72.83%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (44.57%) Automated Testing
3 31 (33.70%) Automation Testing
4 27 (29.35%) Software Testing
5 25 (27.17%) Test Scripting
6 23 (25.00%) Scrum
7 20 (21.74%) Test Automation
8 18 (19.57%) User Acceptance Testing
9 15 (16.30%) SDLC
10 14 (15.22%) Performance Testing
10 14 (15.22%) Test Strategy
11 13 (14.13%) Mentoring
11 13 (14.13%) Regression Testing
12 12 (13.04%) BDD
12 12 (13.04%) Defect Tracking
12 12 (13.04%) E-Commerce
13 11 (11.96%) Load Testing
13 11 (11.96%) User Stories
14 10 (10.87%) Functional Testing
15 9 (9.78%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 28 (30.43%) SQL
2 19 (20.65%) Java
3 11 (11.96%) C#
4 10 (10.87%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.09%) C
5 1 (1.09%) C++
5 1 (1.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (40.22%) ISEB
2 27 (29.35%) ISTQB
3 12 (13.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (27.17%) QA
2 1 (1.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (4.35%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.70%) Progress
3 5 (5.43%) Telerik
4 3 (3.26%) HP
5 2 (2.17%) Oracle
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