The table below looks at the statistics for the Manual Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manual Tester
Rank 244 226 229
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Manual Tester 19 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.26% 0.23% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.24% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 5
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
Manual Tester
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6941 5845 5981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.67% 95.90% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5726 4585 5020
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Manual Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Manual Tester in the job title across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Manual Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Manual Tester
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Manual Tester Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Manual Tester
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manual Tester within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North Yorkshire - 15 £30,000 - 1
West Yorkshire -21 4 £27,500 -21.42%
Manual Tester
England

Manual Tester
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Manual Tester in their job title 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 with Manual Tester in their job title.

1 24 (75.00%) Functional Testing
2 20 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (62.50%) Test Scripting
3 19 (59.38%) Degree
4 10 (31.25%) Test Automation
5 7 (21.88%) Manual Testing
6 6 (18.75%) System Testing
7 1 (3.13%) Automated Testing
7 1 (3.13%) Software Testing
7 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
7 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.13%) SQL
7 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
7 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
7 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.13%) ISEB
7 1 (3.13%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.13%) Performance Testing
7 1 (3.13%) Security Testing
7 1 (3.13%) Integration Testing
7 1 (3.13%) Black-Box Testing

Manual Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Manual Tester in their job title 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 with Manual Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (75.00%) Functional Testing
2 20 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (62.50%) Test Scripting
3 10 (31.25%) Test Automation
4 7 (21.88%) Manual Testing
5 6 (18.75%) System Testing
6 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.13%) Automated Testing
6 1 (3.13%) Software Testing
6 1 (3.13%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.13%) Performance Testing
6 1 (3.13%) Security Testing
6 1 (3.13%) Integration Testing
6 1 (3.13%) Black-Box Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (59.38%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) ISEB
2 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
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