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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manual Testing
England / Yorkshire
Rank 167 191 164
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -27
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 55 63 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.06% 0.98% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 1.12% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 53 58 82
Median salary £34,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,400 £35,000 £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
4636 5638 6478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 89.55% 87.63% 89.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3967 4698 5308
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 £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 19 February 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 19 February 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 +20 32 £38,250 +12.50% 12
North Yorkshire +7 15 £34,000 +4.61%
South Yorkshire +9 8 £27,500 - 2
Manual Testing
England

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 64 (54.70%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (44.44%) Automated Testing
3 50 (42.74%) Selenium
4 40 (34.19%) Software Testing
5 35 (29.91%) SQL
6 31 (26.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 31 (26.50%) Automation Testing
7 29 (24.79%) Test Scripting
7 29 (24.79%) ISEB
8 26 (22.22%) Microsoft
9 24 (20.51%) QA
10 23 (19.66%) XML
11 22 (18.80%) SQL Server
12 21 (17.95%) .NET
12 21 (17.95%) Java
12 21 (17.95%) ISTQB
12 21 (17.95%) Test Automation
13 20 (17.09%) Jenkins
14 19 (16.24%) SOAP
15 18 (15.38%) C#
15 18 (15.38%) JIRA
15 18 (15.38%) Functional Testing
15 18 (15.38%) Cucumber
16 17 (14.53%) CRM
17 16 (13.68%) E-Commerce
17 16 (13.68%) SDLC
18 15 (12.82%) SoapUI
18 15 (12.82%) Web Services
19 14 (11.97%) JavaScript
19 14 (11.97%) JMeter

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 2 (1.71%) Confluence
2 1 (0.85%) JBoss
2 1 (0.85%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.85%) G Suite
1 1 (0.85%) Office 365
1 1 (0.85%) SaaS
1 1 (0.85%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (18.80%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 50 (42.74%) Selenium
2 20 (17.09%) Jenkins
3 18 (15.38%) Cucumber
3 18 (15.38%) JIRA
4 15 (12.82%) SoapUI
5 14 (11.97%) JMeter
6 13 (11.11%) LoadRunner
6 13 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (9.40%) Maven
8 9 (7.69%) Git (software)
8 9 (7.69%) HP UFT
8 9 (7.69%) WebDriver
9 5 (4.27%) Robot Framework
9 5 (4.27%) Visual Studio
10 4 (3.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (3.42%) WinRunner
11 3 (2.56%) Calabash
11 3 (2.56%) Capybara
11 3 (2.56%) Fiddler
12 2 (1.71%) SpecFlow
General
1 13 (11.11%) Finance
2 8 (6.84%) Retail
3 6 (5.13%) Marketing
4 4 (3.42%) Legal
5 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 81 (69.23%) Analyst
2 75 (64.10%) Test Analyst
3 17 (14.53%) Automation Test Analyst
4 16 (13.68%) Manual Test Analyst
5 14 (11.97%) SQL Analyst
5 14 (11.97%) UAT Analyst
6 12 (10.26%) Senior Analyst
6 12 (10.26%) Senior Test Analyst
6 12 (10.26%) Tester
7 10 (8.55%) Agile Test Analyst
8 9 (7.69%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
8 9 (7.69%) UAT Test Analyst
9 8 (6.84%) Technical Analyst
9 8 (6.84%) Technical Test Analyst
10 7 (5.98%) CRM Analyst
10 7 (5.98%) Junior
10 7 (5.98%) Test Engineer
10 7 (5.98%) Test Leader
11 6 (5.13%) Manual Tester
11 6 (5.13%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (19.66%) XML
2 21 (17.95%) .NET
3 19 (16.24%) SOAP
4 15 (12.82%) Web Services
5 10 (8.55%) REST
6 5 (4.27%) ASP.NET
7 3 (2.56%) WSDL
7 3 (2.56%) XSD
8 2 (1.71%) Behat
8 2 (1.71%) Gherkin
8 2 (1.71%) HTML
9 1 (0.85%) Ajax
9 1 (0.85%) Apache Flex
9 1 (0.85%) CSS
9 1 (0.85%) Flash
9 1 (0.85%) Hibernate
9 1 (0.85%) JDBC
9 1 (0.85%) jQuery
9 1 (0.85%) React
9 1 (0.85%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.27%) Driving Licence
2 4 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.56%) Digital Media
3 3 (2.56%) User Experience
4 2 (1.71%) e-Health
5 1 (0.85%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.85%) BBC
5 1 (0.85%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.85%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.85%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.84%) Windows
2 2 (1.71%) Unix
3 1 (0.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (54.70%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (44.44%) Automated Testing
3 40 (34.19%) Software Testing
4 31 (26.50%) Automation Testing
4 31 (26.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 29 (24.79%) Test Scripting
6 21 (17.95%) Test Automation
7 18 (15.38%) Functional Testing
8 17 (14.53%) CRM
9 16 (13.68%) E-Commerce
9 16 (13.68%) SDLC
10 14 (11.97%) Scrum
10 14 (11.97%) User Stories
11 13 (11.11%) Mentoring
12 11 (9.40%) BDD
12 11 (9.40%) Non-Functional Testing
12 11 (9.40%) Performance Testing
12 11 (9.40%) Regression Testing
12 11 (9.40%) Test Management
13 10 (8.55%) Defect Tracking
Programming Languages
1 35 (29.91%) SQL
2 21 (17.95%) Java
3 18 (15.38%) C#
4 14 (11.97%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.42%) Ruby
6 3 (2.56%) Perl
6 3 (2.56%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.71%) C
7 2 (1.71%) PHP
7 2 (1.71%) Python
7 2 (1.71%) VB
8 1 (0.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 29 (24.79%) ISEB
2 21 (17.95%) ISTQB
3 10 (8.55%) Degree
4 5 (4.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 5 (4.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (20.51%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (5.13%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.85%) Nagios
2 1 (0.85%) Opsview
Vendors
1 26 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.98%) HP
2 7 (5.98%) Progress
3 4 (3.42%) Telerik
4 3 (2.56%) Apple
5 2 (1.71%) Oracle
6 1 (0.85%) Google
6 1 (0.85%) Remedy
Leeds, Yorkshire
Rullion Ltd
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Great benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Pontefract, West Yorkshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £45k per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, training, pension ect
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 27 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 26 days ago
Leeds
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 27 days ago