The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 42 49 72
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +23
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 12 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 3.28% 3.07% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.76% 3.59% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 2
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,400 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £33,850 £35,000 £33,200
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Manual Testing
North 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 York region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
319 362 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 87.16% 85.58% 90.09%
Number of salaries quoted 286 275 270
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in York

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the York region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Manual Testing Jobs Demand Trend in York

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in York

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the York region.

Manual Testing Salary Trend in York

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the York region citing Manual Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Manual Testing.

1 16 (84.21%) Software Testing
2 13 (68.42%) Automated Testing
3 12 (63.16%) SQL
4 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (57.89%) Selenium
4 11 (57.89%) Functional Testing
5 9 (47.37%) Automation Testing
6 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
6 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
7 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
8 6 (31.58%) HP UFT
8 6 (31.58%) WebDriver
9 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (26.32%) MVC
9 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
9 5 (26.32%) CSS
9 5 (26.32%) .NET
9 5 (26.32%) C#
9 5 (26.32%) HTML
9 5 (26.32%) Java
9 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
9 5 (26.32%) Firebug
9 5 (26.32%) Performance Testing
9 5 (26.32%) Security Testing
9 5 (26.32%) Test Management
9 5 (26.32%) Test Scripting
9 5 (26.32%) N-Tier
10 3 (15.79%) CRM
11 2 (10.53%) Marketing
11 2 (10.53%) Direct Marketing

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the York region citing Manual Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Manual Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (57.89%) Selenium
2 6 (31.58%) HP UFT
2 6 (31.58%) WebDriver
3 5 (26.32%) Firebug
General
1 2 (10.53%) Marketing
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Analyst
1 14 (73.68%) Test Analyst
2 9 (47.37%) Manual Test Analyst
3 7 (36.84%) Software Tester
3 7 (36.84%) Tester
4 6 (31.58%) Automation Analyst
4 6 (31.58%) Automation Test Analyst
4 6 (31.58%) Manual Tester
5 3 (15.79%) Automation Tester
5 3 (15.79%) SQL Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Lead Tester
6 2 (10.53%) Software Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Software Test Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) CRM Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) .NET
1 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
1 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (26.32%) CSS
1 5 (26.32%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Software Testing
2 13 (68.42%) Automated Testing
3 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (57.89%) Functional Testing
4 9 (47.37%) Automation Testing
5 5 (26.32%) MVC
5 5 (26.32%) Performance Testing
5 5 (26.32%) Security Testing
5 5 (26.32%) Test Management
5 5 (26.32%) Test Scripting
6 3 (15.79%) CRM
7 2 (10.53%) Direct Marketing
8 1 (5.26%) Analytics
8 1 (5.26%) Campaign Management
8 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) SQL
2 5 (26.32%) C#
2 5 (26.32%) Java
2 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
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