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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 167 194 161
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -33
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 62 56 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.17% 0.90% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 1.02% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 55 49 101
Median salary £38,500 £31,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
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
4730 5487 6561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 88.98% 88.41% 88.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4081 4480 5256
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +48 43 £40,000 +14.28% 8
North Yorkshire +8 9 £42,500 +54.54%
South Yorkshire -1 8 £35,000 +14.75%
Manual Testing
England

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 79 (58.52%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (49.63%) Selenium
3 54 (40.00%) Automated Testing
4 48 (35.56%) Automation Testing
5 44 (32.59%) SQL
6 42 (31.11%) ISEB
7 41 (30.37%) Software Testing
7 41 (30.37%) Test Scripting
8 38 (28.15%) QA
9 37 (27.41%) ISTQB
10 29 (21.48%) Test Automation
11 27 (20.00%) Cucumber
12 26 (19.26%) User Acceptance Testing
12 26 (19.26%) .NET
13 24 (17.78%) Java
14 22 (16.30%) Scrum
15 21 (15.56%) Microsoft
16 20 (14.81%) C#
16 20 (14.81%) WebDriver
17 19 (14.07%) Functional Testing
17 19 (14.07%) SDLC
18 18 (13.33%) Jenkins
18 18 (13.33%) JIRA
19 17 (12.59%) XML
19 17 (12.59%) Test Strategy
19 17 (12.59%) BDD
19 17 (12.59%) Team Foundation Server
20 16 (11.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
20 16 (11.85%) Web Services
20 16 (11.85%) SQL Server

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:

Applications
1 7 (5.19%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.74%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.74%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (11.85%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.22%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 67 (49.63%) Selenium
2 27 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 20 (14.81%) WebDriver
4 18 (13.33%) Jenkins
4 18 (13.33%) JIRA
5 17 (12.59%) Team Foundation Server
6 15 (11.11%) SoapUI
7 12 (8.89%) HP UFT
7 12 (8.89%) LoadRunner
8 10 (7.41%) JMeter
9 9 (6.67%) Visual Studio
10 8 (5.93%) Git (software)
10 8 (5.93%) Maven
11 7 (5.19%) Robot Framework
11 7 (5.19%) TeamCity
12 6 (4.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 6 (4.44%) SpecFlow
13 5 (3.70%) WinRunner
14 4 (2.96%) Geb
14 4 (2.96%) Spock
General
1 13 (9.63%) Finance
2 9 (6.67%) Legal
3 6 (4.44%) Marketing
4 5 (3.70%) Retail
5 4 (2.96%) Electronics
6 1 (0.74%) Law
Job Titles
1 86 (63.70%) Analyst
2 80 (59.26%) Test Analyst
3 28 (20.74%) Automation Test Analyst
4 25 (18.52%) Tester
5 18 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
5 18 (13.33%) Senior Test Analyst
6 16 (11.85%) Manual Test Analyst
7 15 (11.11%) Test Engineer
8 13 (9.63%) Test Leader
9 10 (7.41%) UAT Analyst
10 9 (6.67%) Automation Tester
10 9 (6.67%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
10 9 (6.67%) Software Tester
11 8 (5.93%) Agile Test Analyst
11 8 (5.93%) Manual Tester
11 8 (5.93%) QA Tester
11 8 (5.93%) SQL Analyst
11 8 (5.93%) Technical Analyst
11 8 (5.93%) Technical Test Analyst
12 7 (5.19%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (19.26%) .NET
2 17 (12.59%) XML
3 16 (11.85%) Web Services
4 12 (8.89%) SOAP
5 11 (8.15%) ASP.NET
6 8 (5.93%) REST
7 3 (2.22%) HTML
8 2 (1.48%) Gherkin
8 2 (1.48%) RESTful
8 2 (1.48%) WSDL
8 2 (1.48%) XSD
9 1 (0.74%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.74%) Ajax
9 1 (0.74%) Apache Flex
9 1 (0.74%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.74%) CSS
9 1 (0.74%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.70%) Driving Licence
3 2 (1.48%) e-Health
3 2 (1.48%) User Experience
4 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.74%) iPad
4 1 (0.74%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.70%) Windows
2 1 (0.74%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (58.52%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 48 (35.56%) Automation Testing
4 41 (30.37%) Software Testing
4 41 (30.37%) Test Scripting
5 29 (21.48%) Test Automation
6 26 (19.26%) User Acceptance Testing
7 22 (16.30%) Scrum
8 19 (14.07%) Functional Testing
8 19 (14.07%) SDLC
9 17 (12.59%) BDD
9 17 (12.59%) Test Strategy
10 16 (11.85%) Performance Testing
11 15 (11.11%) E-Commerce
12 14 (10.37%) Mentoring
13 13 (9.63%) CRM
13 13 (9.63%) Defect Tracking
13 13 (9.63%) Regression Testing
14 11 (8.15%) Load Testing
14 11 (8.15%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 44 (32.59%) SQL
2 24 (17.78%) Java
3 20 (14.81%) C#
4 11 (8.15%) JavaScript
5 5 (3.70%) VB
6 4 (2.96%) PHP
6 4 (2.96%) Python
7 1 (0.74%) C
7 1 (0.74%) C++
7 1 (0.74%) Ruby
7 1 (0.74%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (31.11%) ISEB
2 37 (27.41%) ISTQB
3 16 (11.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 10 (7.41%) Degree
5 1 (0.74%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (28.15%) QA
2 1 (0.74%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (2.96%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (7.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (15.56%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.89%) HP
3 8 (5.93%) Progress
4 5 (3.70%) Telerik
5 3 (2.22%) SAP
6 2 (1.48%) Oracle
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