The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Manual Testing
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 60 78
Rank change year-on-year -6 +18  
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 11 23 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 1.46% 2.97% 1.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.62% 3.32% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 11 22 17
Median salary £30,000 £31,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -3.07%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,175 £37,000
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 North Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 678 693 939
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 89.80% 89.53% 91.88%
Number of salaries quoted 591 574 867
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Manual Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 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 North Yorkshire

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Manual Testing in North Yorkshire

Manual Testing
Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Manual Testing in North Yorkshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Manual Testing in North Yorkshire

Manual Testing
Job Locations in North 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 North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
York +13 9 £32,500 +6.55%
Harrogate +2 2 £22,000 -63.33%
Manual Testing
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 19 (76.00%) Test Automation
2 9 (36.00%) Test Scripting
2 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (36.00%) Selenium
3 8 (32.00%) SQL
4 7 (28.00%) Mobile App
5 6 (24.00%) Defect Management
5 6 (24.00%) .NET
6 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 5 (20.00%) Java
6 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (20.00%) QA
6 5 (20.00%) ISEB
7 4 (16.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (16.00%) Appium
7 4 (16.00%) React
7 4 (16.00%) SDET
7 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
7 4 (16.00%) Magento
7 4 (16.00%) Symfony
7 4 (16.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (16.00%) Web Testing
7 4 (16.00%) PHPUnit
7 4 (16.00%) BDD
7 4 (16.00%) Backbone.js
7 4 (16.00%) TDD
7 4 (16.00%) ISTQB
7 4 (16.00%) JIRA
7 4 (16.00%) PHP
7 4 (16.00%) Finance

Manual Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in North 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Selenium
2 4 (16.00%) Appium
2 4 (16.00%) JIRA
2 4 (16.00%) PHPUnit
3 3 (12.00%) TestLink
4 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (80.00%) Analyst
1 20 (80.00%) Test Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Pensions Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) CRM Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) QA Automation Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) QA Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) QA Test Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) SQL Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Test Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) UAT Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) UAT Test Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Mobile Test Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Web Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Web Test Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Automation Tester
5 1 (4.00%) Manual Test Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) .NET
2 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (16.00%) Backbone.js
2 4 (16.00%) React
2 4 (16.00%) Symfony
3 1 (4.00%) WPF
3 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) Test Automation
2 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (36.00%) Test Scripting
3 6 (24.00%) Defect Management
4 4 (16.00%) BDD
4 4 (16.00%) CRM
4 4 (16.00%) Scrum
4 4 (16.00%) SDET
4 4 (16.00%) TDD
4 4 (16.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (16.00%) Web Testing
5 3 (12.00%) API Testing
5 3 (12.00%) SDLC
6 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.00%) Functional Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) SQL
2 5 (20.00%) Java
2 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (16.00%) PHP
4 2 (8.00%) C#
5 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) ISEB
2 4 (16.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (16.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle