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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 154 197 198
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +1
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 80 64 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.40% 0.95% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.57% 1.05% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 75 61 70
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Manual Testing
England

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
5083 6086 6128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 88.99% 90.06% 85.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4191 4991 4763
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 24 August 2016.

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 24 August 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
West Yorkshire +43 53 £35,000 +3.70% 7
South Yorkshire +15 14 £28,750 -11.53%
East Yorkshire -11 8 £34,250 +14.16%
North Yorkshire +9 3 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Manual Testing
England

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 81 (49.39%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (42.68%) SQL
3 69 (42.07%) Selenium
4 59 (35.98%) QA
5 55 (33.54%) ISEB
5 55 (33.54%) ISTQB
6 53 (32.32%) Automated Testing
7 52 (31.71%) Automation Testing
8 49 (29.88%) Test Scripting
9 37 (22.56%) C#
10 36 (21.95%) .NET
11 34 (20.73%) Scrum
12 31 (18.90%) Test Automation
13 30 (18.29%) JIRA
13 30 (18.29%) Cucumber
14 28 (17.07%) Software Testing
15 27 (16.46%) Finance
16 25 (15.24%) Java
16 25 (15.24%) SDLC
17 21 (12.80%) WebDriver
18 20 (12.20%) Team Foundation Server
18 20 (12.20%) User Acceptance Testing
18 20 (12.20%) Microsoft
18 20 (12.20%) HP
19 18 (10.98%) HP UFT
19 18 (10.98%) BDD
19 18 (10.98%) Test Strategy
19 18 (10.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
20 17 (10.37%) SoapUI
20 17 (10.37%) Waterfall

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 11 (6.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (0.61%) CMS
Applications
1 15 (9.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.05%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.22%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.10%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.66%) Data Mining
3 3 (1.83%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 69 (42.07%) Selenium
2 30 (18.29%) Cucumber
2 30 (18.29%) JIRA
3 21 (12.80%) WebDriver
4 20 (12.20%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (10.98%) HP UFT
6 17 (10.37%) SoapUI
7 13 (7.93%) Visual Studio
8 8 (4.88%) Git (software)
8 8 (4.88%) SpecFlow
9 7 (4.27%) TeamCity
10 6 (3.66%) Jenkins
11 4 (2.44%) Geb
11 4 (2.44%) Ranorex
11 4 (2.44%) Spock
12 3 (1.83%) eggPlant
12 3 (1.83%) FitNesse
12 3 (1.83%) tSQLt
13 2 (1.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 2 (1.22%) Zephyr
General
1 27 (16.46%) Finance
2 10 (6.10%) Legal
3 7 (4.27%) Financial Institution
3 7 (4.27%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.44%) Banking
4 4 (2.44%) Electronics
4 4 (2.44%) Marketing
4 4 (2.44%) Retail
5 2 (1.22%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.61%) Law
Job Titles
1 90 (54.88%) Analyst
2 86 (52.44%) Test Analyst
3 47 (28.66%) Tester
4 34 (20.73%) Test Engineer
5 22 (13.41%) Automation Test Analyst
6 20 (12.20%) Software Tester
7 17 (10.37%) Manual Test Analyst
8 15 (9.15%) QA Tester
9 14 (8.54%) Systems Tester
10 12 (7.32%) Manual Tester
10 12 (7.32%) QA Analyst
10 12 (7.32%) QA Test Analyst
10 12 (7.32%) UAT Analyst
11 11 (6.71%) Senior Analyst
11 11 (6.71%) Senior Test Analyst
12 10 (6.10%) Automation Tester
12 10 (6.10%) QA Engineer
12 10 (6.10%) QA Test Engineer
12 10 (6.10%) Software Test Engineer
13 9 (5.49%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (21.95%) .NET
2 11 (6.71%) ASP.NET
3 10 (6.10%) Web Services
3 10 (6.10%) XML
4 9 (5.49%) CSS
4 9 (5.49%) HTML
5 7 (4.27%) .NET Framework
6 4 (2.44%) Gherkin
6 4 (2.44%) SOAP
7 3 (1.83%) Hibernate
7 3 (1.83%) Spring
7 3 (1.83%) WSDL
7 3 (1.83%) XSD
8 2 (1.22%) RESTful
9 1 (0.61%) Behat
9 1 (0.61%) Middleware
9 1 (0.61%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.44%) Driving Licence
2 4 (2.44%) Management Information System
3 3 (1.83%) EPoS
3 3 (1.83%) Virtual Team
4 2 (1.22%) Handset
4 2 (1.22%) User Experience
5 1 (0.61%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.61%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.71%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (49.39%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (32.32%) Automated Testing
3 52 (31.71%) Automation Testing
4 49 (29.88%) Test Scripting
5 34 (20.73%) Scrum
6 31 (18.90%) Test Automation
7 28 (17.07%) Software Testing
8 25 (15.24%) SDLC
9 20 (12.20%) User Acceptance Testing
10 18 (10.98%) BDD
10 18 (10.98%) Test Strategy
11 17 (10.37%) Waterfall
12 16 (9.76%) SOA
13 13 (7.93%) Functional Testing
14 12 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
15 11 (6.71%) Continuous Improvement
15 11 (6.71%) Continuous Integration
15 11 (6.71%) Mentoring
15 11 (6.71%) Regression Testing
16 10 (6.10%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 70 (42.68%) SQL
2 37 (22.56%) C#
3 25 (15.24%) Java
4 11 (6.71%) Python
5 6 (3.66%) VB
6 5 (3.05%) PHP
7 4 (2.44%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.83%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.22%) Ruby
10 1 (0.61%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.61%) C++
10 1 (0.61%) Go
10 1 (0.61%) Scala
Qualifications
1 55 (33.54%) ISEB
1 55 (33.54%) ISTQB
2 18 (10.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 13 (7.93%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (35.98%) QA
2 3 (1.83%) Section 508
3 1 (0.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (2.44%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 15 (9.15%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (12.20%) HP
1 20 (12.20%) Microsoft
2 15 (9.15%) Oracle
3 6 (3.66%) SAP
4 2 (1.22%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.61%) Progress
5 1 (0.61%) Telerik
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