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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manual Testing
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 152 165 160
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -5
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 35 42 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.98% 0.96% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 1.08% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 33 39 57
Median salary £37,500 £33,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.78% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,000 £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
3197 3885 4397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 89.55% 88.56% 89.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2795 3233 3539
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
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 February 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 28 February 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 +13 28 £35,000 +1.44% 5
Halifax - 5 £40,000 - 2
Batley - 1 £35,000 -
Wetherby - 1 £32,500 - 1
Manual Testing
Yorkshire

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 51 (63.75%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (58.75%) Selenium
3 39 (48.75%) Automated Testing
4 37 (46.25%) Software Testing
5 27 (33.75%) ISEB
6 23 (28.75%) XML
7 21 (26.25%) Java
7 21 (26.25%) Test Automation
8 20 (25.00%) Jenkins
8 20 (25.00%) Automation Testing
8 20 (25.00%) SOAP
8 20 (25.00%) ISTQB
9 19 (23.75%) SQL
10 18 (22.50%) .NET
10 18 (22.50%) C#
10 18 (22.50%) Microsoft
10 18 (22.50%) User Acceptance Testing
11 16 (20.00%) JavaScript
11 16 (20.00%) User Stories
11 16 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 16 (20.00%) SoapUI
12 15 (18.75%) Cucumber
12 15 (18.75%) Test Scripting
12 15 (18.75%) Scrum
13 14 (17.50%) Web Services
13 14 (17.50%) JMeter
14 13 (16.25%) Regression Testing
14 13 (16.25%) JIRA
14 13 (16.25%) Test Management
14 13 (16.25%) Mentoring

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 1 (1.25%) JBoss
1 1 (1.25%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) G Suite
1 1 (1.25%) Office 365
1 1 (1.25%) SaaS
1 1 (1.25%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 47 (58.75%) Selenium
2 20 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 16 (20.00%) SoapUI
3 16 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (18.75%) Cucumber
5 14 (17.50%) JMeter
6 13 (16.25%) JIRA
7 12 (15.00%) LoadRunner
8 11 (13.75%) Maven
9 9 (11.25%) WebDriver
10 8 (10.00%) Git (software)
10 8 (10.00%) Visual Studio
11 5 (6.25%) HP UFT
11 5 (6.25%) Robot Framework
12 4 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (5.00%) WinRunner
13 3 (3.75%) FitNesse
13 3 (3.75%) SpecFlow
13 3 (3.75%) tSQLt
14 2 (2.50%) eggPlant
General
1 12 (15.00%) Finance
2 4 (5.00%) Legal
3 2 (2.50%) Retail
4 1 (1.25%) Back Office
4 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 52 (65.00%) Analyst
1 52 (65.00%) Test Analyst
2 12 (15.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 11 (13.75%) Senior Analyst
3 11 (13.75%) Senior Test Analyst
4 10 (12.50%) Manual Test Analyst
5 9 (11.25%) Test Engineer
5 9 (11.25%) Test Leader
5 9 (11.25%) Tester
6 8 (10.00%) Agile Test Analyst
6 8 (10.00%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
6 8 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
6 8 (10.00%) Technical Test Analyst
7 6 (7.50%) Junior
8 5 (6.25%) Junior Analyst
8 5 (6.25%) Junior Test Analyst
8 5 (6.25%) Manual Tester
9 4 (5.00%) Junior Automation Test Analyst
9 4 (5.00%) QA Tester
9 4 (5.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (28.75%) XML
2 20 (25.00%) SOAP
3 18 (22.50%) .NET
4 14 (17.50%) Web Services
5 10 (12.50%) REST
6 5 (6.25%) ASP.NET
7 4 (5.00%) WSDL
7 4 (5.00%) XSD
8 2 (2.50%) HTML
9 1 (1.25%) Ajax
9 1 (1.25%) Apache Flex
9 1 (1.25%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (1.25%) CSS
9 1 (1.25%) Flash
9 1 (1.25%) Hibernate
9 1 (1.25%) JDBC
9 1 (1.25%) JPA
9 1 (1.25%) jQuery
9 1 (1.25%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.50%) e-Health
1 2 (2.50%) Mobile App
1 2 (2.50%) User Experience
2 1 (1.25%) Algorithms
2 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.25%) BBC
2 1 (1.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.25%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.50%) Unix
1 2 (2.50%) Windows
2 1 (1.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (63.75%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (48.75%) Automated Testing
3 37 (46.25%) Software Testing
4 21 (26.25%) Test Automation
5 20 (25.00%) Automation Testing
6 18 (22.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 16 (20.00%) User Stories
8 15 (18.75%) Scrum
8 15 (18.75%) Test Scripting
9 13 (16.25%) Mentoring
9 13 (16.25%) Regression Testing
9 13 (16.25%) Test Management
10 12 (15.00%) Functional Testing
10 12 (15.00%) SDLC
11 11 (13.75%) E-Commerce
12 10 (12.50%) Defect Tracking
12 10 (12.50%) Exploratory Testing
12 10 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
12 10 (12.50%) Performance Testing
13 9 (11.25%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 21 (26.25%) Java
2 19 (23.75%) SQL
3 18 (22.50%) C#
4 16 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.00%) T-SQL
6 3 (3.75%) Perl
6 3 (3.75%) Ruby
7 2 (2.50%) C
7 2 (2.50%) PHP
7 2 (2.50%) Python
7 2 (2.50%) VB
8 1 (1.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 27 (33.75%) ISEB
2 20 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 10 (12.50%) Degree
4 5 (6.25%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (2.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.25%) Nagios
2 1 (1.25%) Opsview
Vendors
1 18 (22.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.75%) Progress
3 4 (5.00%) HP
3 4 (5.00%) Telerik
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle
5 1 (1.25%) Google
5 1 (1.25%) Remedy
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