The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manual Testing
England / Yorkshire
Rank 176 191 162
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -29
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 49 62 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.97% 1.02% 1.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 1.16% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 49 57 91
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £39,500 £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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4522 5363 6166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 89.21% 88.19% 89.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3862 4457 5053
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the 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 Yorkshire

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Manual Testing
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Manual Testing Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Manual Testing
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 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
West Yorkshire +21 29 £39,000 +11.42% 10
North Yorkshire +6 12 £34,000 +4.61% 1
South Yorkshire -1 8 £33,250 +10.83% 1
Manual Testing
England

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 63 (53.39%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (47.46%) Automated Testing
3 49 (41.53%) Selenium
4 41 (34.75%) Software Testing
5 37 (31.36%) Test Scripting
5 37 (31.36%) SQL
6 33 (27.97%) ISEB
7 31 (26.27%) User Acceptance Testing
8 30 (25.42%) Automation Testing
9 27 (22.88%) ISTQB
10 25 (21.19%) QA
11 24 (20.34%) Microsoft
12 22 (18.64%) Test Automation
13 20 (16.95%) Java
13 20 (16.95%) XML
14 19 (16.10%) SQL Server
14 19 (16.10%) Cucumber
14 19 (16.10%) Functional Testing
14 19 (16.10%) Jenkins
14 19 (16.10%) SDLC
15 18 (15.25%) .NET
15 18 (15.25%) JIRA
16 17 (14.41%) CRM
17 16 (13.56%) E-Commerce
17 16 (13.56%) Mentoring
18 15 (12.71%) SOAP
18 15 (12.71%) Web Services
19 14 (11.86%) Team Foundation Server
20 13 (11.02%) SoapUI
20 13 (11.02%) User Stories

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (0.85%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (9.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.85%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (16.10%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 49 (41.53%) Selenium
2 19 (16.10%) Cucumber
2 19 (16.10%) Jenkins
3 18 (15.25%) JIRA
4 14 (11.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (11.02%) LoadRunner
5 13 (11.02%) SoapUI
6 12 (10.17%) JMeter
7 10 (8.47%) HP UFT
7 10 (8.47%) Maven
8 9 (7.63%) WebDriver
9 8 (6.78%) Git (software)
10 6 (5.08%) Robot Framework
11 5 (4.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (4.24%) WinRunner
12 3 (2.54%) Calabash
12 3 (2.54%) Capybara
12 3 (2.54%) Fiddler
12 3 (2.54%) Visual Studio
13 1 (0.85%) eggPlant
General
1 13 (11.02%) Finance
2 6 (5.08%) Marketing
2 6 (5.08%) Retail
3 5 (4.24%) Legal
4 1 (0.85%) Law
Job Titles
1 84 (71.19%) Analyst
2 78 (66.10%) Test Analyst
3 20 (16.95%) Automation Test Analyst
4 17 (14.41%) Manual Test Analyst
4 17 (14.41%) Senior Analyst
4 17 (14.41%) Senior Test Analyst
5 14 (11.86%) UAT Analyst
6 13 (11.02%) SQL Analyst
7 12 (10.17%) Test Leader
7 12 (10.17%) Tester
8 10 (8.47%) Agile Test Analyst
9 9 (7.63%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
9 9 (7.63%) Technical Analyst
9 9 (7.63%) Technical Test Analyst
9 9 (7.63%) UAT Test Analyst
10 7 (5.93%) Software Tester
11 6 (5.08%) CRM Analyst
11 6 (5.08%) Junior
12 5 (4.24%) Business Analyst
12 5 (4.24%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (16.95%) XML
2 18 (15.25%) .NET
3 15 (12.71%) SOAP
3 15 (12.71%) Web Services
4 10 (8.47%) REST
5 6 (5.08%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.69%) HTML
7 1 (0.85%) Ajax
7 1 (0.85%) Apache Flex
7 1 (0.85%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.85%) Behat
7 1 (0.85%) Flash
7 1 (0.85%) Gherkin
7 1 (0.85%) WSDL
7 1 (0.85%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.24%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (4.24%) Driving Licence
2 2 (1.69%) e-Health
3 1 (0.85%) Digital Media
3 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.85%) iPad
3 1 (0.85%) Mainframe
3 1 (0.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.08%) Windows
2 1 (0.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (53.39%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (47.46%) Automated Testing
3 41 (34.75%) Software Testing
4 37 (31.36%) Test Scripting
5 31 (26.27%) User Acceptance Testing
6 30 (25.42%) Automation Testing
7 22 (18.64%) Test Automation
8 19 (16.10%) Functional Testing
8 19 (16.10%) SDLC
9 17 (14.41%) CRM
10 16 (13.56%) E-Commerce
10 16 (13.56%) Mentoring
11 13 (11.02%) Performance Testing
11 13 (11.02%) Regression Testing
11 13 (11.02%) Test Strategy
11 13 (11.02%) User Stories
12 10 (8.47%) Coaching
12 10 (8.47%) Load Testing
12 10 (8.47%) Non-Functional Testing
12 10 (8.47%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 37 (31.36%) SQL
2 20 (16.95%) Java
3 12 (10.17%) JavaScript
4 11 (9.32%) C#
5 3 (2.54%) VB
6 1 (0.85%) C
6 1 (0.85%) C++
6 1 (0.85%) PHP
6 1 (0.85%) Python
6 1 (0.85%) Ruby
6 1 (0.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (27.97%) ISEB
2 27 (22.88%) ISTQB
3 9 (7.63%) Degree
3 9 (7.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (3.39%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (21.19%) QA
2 1 (0.85%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 7 (5.93%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (20.34%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.78%) HP
2 8 (6.78%) Progress
3 5 (4.24%) Telerik
4 2 (1.69%) Oracle
5 1 (0.85%) Apple
5 1 (0.85%) SAP
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