The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for Manual Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Manual Testing
West Yorkshire / Bradford
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 61 69
Rank change year-on-year +4 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 5 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bradford 1.08% 0.23% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 0.24% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 2
Median salary £37,500 £19,000 £32,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +97.36% -41.08%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

Manual Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Bradford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 424 421 481
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bradford 91.77% 94.82% 90.75%
Number of salaries quoted 349 390 426
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Manual Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bradford citing Manual Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Manual Testing in Bradford

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

Salary trend for Manual Testing in Bradford

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Bradford region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 5 (62.50%) .NET
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
1 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
1 5 (62.50%) Test Scripting
1 5 (62.50%) Test Automation
1 5 (62.50%) Process Improvement
1 5 (62.50%) SDLC
2 3 (37.50%) Ranorex
3 2 (25.00%) Web Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Groovy
3 2 (25.00%) SoapUI
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript

Manual Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bradford 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Ranorex
2 2 (25.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Analyst
1 8 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce Analyst
2 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
2 5 (62.50%) Web Analyst
2 5 (62.50%) Web Test Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Manual Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
1 5 (62.50%) Process Improvement
1 5 (62.50%) SDLC
1 5 (62.50%) Test Automation
1 5 (62.50%) Test Scripting
2 2 (25.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Groovy
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript