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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 141 207 209
Rank change year-on-year
+66 +2
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 100 55 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.80% 0.81% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.01% 0.91% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 97 47 46
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £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 £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
4974 6028 6196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 89.33% 88.65% 86.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4162 4931 4846
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +36 49 £35,000 +16.66% 9
North Yorkshire +24 22 £32,500 +4.00%
South Yorkshire +22 16 £37,500 -16.66%
East Yorkshire +1 12 £32,250 -12.83% 1
Manual Testing
England

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 (50.63%) SQL
1 81 (50.63%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (41.25%) Selenium
3 56 (35.00%) QA
4 55 (34.38%) Automation Testing
5 54 (33.75%) Automated Testing
6 48 (30.00%) ISEB
6 48 (30.00%) Test Scripting
7 45 (28.13%) ISTQB
8 40 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 37 (23.13%) Finance
10 36 (22.50%) Software Testing
11 35 (21.88%) .NET
11 35 (21.88%) MS Excel
12 33 (20.63%) Scrum
13 29 (18.13%) C#
14 26 (16.25%) JIRA
15 24 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
15 24 (15.00%) Test Automation
15 24 (15.00%) SQL Server
16 22 (13.75%) HP UFT
16 22 (13.75%) SoapUI
16 22 (13.75%) SDLC
17 20 (12.50%) WebDriver
17 20 (12.50%) Java
18 19 (11.88%) Business Intelligence
18 19 (11.88%) Cucumber
19 17 (10.63%) HP
19 17 (10.63%) Test Strategy
20 16 (10.00%) Oracle

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 (6.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (0.63%) CMS
Applications
1 35 (21.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.25%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.13%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.63%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.50%) HTTPS
2 3 (1.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.50%) Data Mining
2 4 (2.50%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.63%) Big Data
4 1 (0.63%) MySQL
4 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 66 (41.25%) Selenium
2 26 (16.25%) JIRA
3 22 (13.75%) HP UFT
3 22 (13.75%) SoapUI
4 20 (12.50%) WebDriver
5 19 (11.88%) Cucumber
6 13 (8.13%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (6.25%) Visual Studio
8 6 (3.75%) Git (software)
9 4 (2.50%) Jenkins
9 4 (2.50%) Ranorex
10 3 (1.88%) eggPlant
10 3 (1.88%) JUnit
10 3 (1.88%) SpecFlow
11 2 (1.25%) FitNesse
11 2 (1.25%) SilkTest
11 2 (1.25%) TeamCity
11 2 (1.25%) Toad
11 2 (1.25%) tSQLt
11 2 (1.25%) Zephyr
General
1 37 (23.13%) Finance
2 7 (4.38%) Banking
2 7 (4.38%) Financial Institution
2 7 (4.38%) Manufacturing
2 7 (4.38%) Marketing
3 6 (3.75%) Legal
4 4 (2.50%) Retail
5 3 (1.88%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.63%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 92 (57.50%) Analyst
2 88 (55.00%) Test Analyst
3 59 (36.88%) Tester
4 36 (22.50%) Test Engineer
5 30 (18.75%) Manual Test Analyst
6 29 (18.13%) Software Tester
7 18 (11.25%) Automation Test Analyst
7 18 (11.25%) QA Tester
7 18 (11.25%) Systems Tester
8 17 (10.63%) QA Analyst
8 17 (10.63%) QA Test Analyst
9 16 (10.00%) QA Engineer
9 16 (10.00%) QA Test Engineer
10 15 (9.38%) Manual Tester
10 15 (9.38%) SQL Analyst
10 15 (9.38%) Systems Test Engineer
11 13 (8.13%) UAT Analyst
12 10 (6.25%) Software Analyst
12 10 (6.25%) Software Test Analyst
13 9 (5.63%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (21.88%) .NET
2 9 (5.63%) CSS
2 9 (5.63%) HTML
3 8 (5.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (5.00%) XML
4 7 (4.38%) .NET Framework
5 4 (2.50%) Gherkin
5 4 (2.50%) SOAP
5 4 (2.50%) Web Services
6 3 (1.88%) Hibernate
6 3 (1.88%) J2EE
6 3 (1.88%) Spring
7 2 (1.25%) WSDL
7 2 (1.25%) XSD
8 1 (0.63%) Behat
8 1 (0.63%) Middleware
8 1 (0.63%) Node.js
8 1 (0.63%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.75%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.50%) Driving Licence
4 3 (1.88%) EPoS
4 3 (1.88%) iPad
4 3 (1.88%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.25%) Chemistry
5 2 (1.25%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.25%) Handset
5 2 (1.25%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (50.63%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (34.38%) Automation Testing
3 54 (33.75%) Automated Testing
4 48 (30.00%) Test Scripting
5 36 (22.50%) Software Testing
6 33 (20.63%) Scrum
7 24 (15.00%) Test Automation
7 24 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 22 (13.75%) SDLC
9 19 (11.88%) Business Intelligence
10 17 (10.63%) Test Strategy
11 15 (9.38%) Defect Management
11 15 (9.38%) Functional Testing
12 13 (8.13%) Regression Testing
12 13 (8.13%) Waterfall
13 12 (7.50%) BDD
13 12 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
13 12 (7.50%) SOA
14 11 (6.88%) CRM
15 10 (6.25%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 81 (50.63%) SQL
2 29 (18.13%) C#
3 20 (12.50%) Java
4 7 (4.38%) Python
5 4 (2.50%) VB
6 3 (1.88%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.25%) C
7 2 (1.25%) PHP
7 2 (1.25%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.63%) C++
8 1 (0.63%) Go
8 1 (0.63%) Ruby
8 1 (0.63%) Scala
Qualifications
1 48 (30.00%) ISEB
2 45 (28.13%) ISTQB
3 12 (7.50%) Degree
4 8 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (35.00%) QA
2 3 (1.88%) Section 508
3 1 (0.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.63%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (7.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 40 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (10.63%) HP
3 16 (10.00%) Oracle
4 3 (1.88%) SAP
4 3 (1.88%) Twitter
5 2 (1.25%) Facebook
5 2 (1.25%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.63%) Google
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Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Private Health Care + Pens
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds
Pro-Quest
Salary: 26000-33000 Per Annum 28-34K
Posted: 17 days ago