Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Manual Testing
Yorkshire > North Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 104 106
Rank change year-on-year +15 +2 -12
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 13 10 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 1.04% 0.65% 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 0.75% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 22
North Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £43,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +25.00% +7.69%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,650 £26,250
90th Percentile £37,500 £48,750 £45,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year -6.67% +11.94% +3.08%

Manual Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following 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 or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1096 1342 1643
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 88.03% 87.20% 90.97%
Number of salaries quoted 894 1066 1448
North Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,000 £22,750 £22,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,000 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +1.27%

Manual Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

Job postings citing Manual Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire.

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 6 months to 21 November 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York +3 11 £35,000 -20.00% 4
Harrogate +16 1 £27,500 -54.17%
Middlesbrough - 1 - -
Manual Testing
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 13 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (61.54%) QA
3 8 (61.54%) Selenium
4 7 (53.85%) BDD
5 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
5 5 (38.46%) TDD
5 5 (38.46%) Scrum
5 5 (38.46%) Test Scripting
6 4 (30.77%) Backbone.js
6 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
6 4 (30.77%) Mobile App
6 4 (30.77%) Appium
6 4 (30.77%) React
6 4 (30.77%) SDET
6 4 (30.77%) Magento
6 4 (30.77%) Symfony
6 4 (30.77%) JIRA
6 4 (30.77%) Web Testing
6 4 (30.77%) PHPUnit
6 4 (30.77%) Finance
6 4 (30.77%) PHP
6 4 (30.77%) SQL
6 4 (30.77%) .NET
6 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
7 3 (23.08%) CRM
7 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
7 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
8 2 (15.38%) Compatibility Testing

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 (30.77%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Selenium
2 4 (30.77%) Appium
2 4 (30.77%) JIRA
2 4 (30.77%) PHPUnit
3 1 (7.69%) Calabash
3 1 (7.69%) Capybara
3 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
3 1 (7.69%) JMeter
3 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Test Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) QA Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Test Automation Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Test Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) QA Automation Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) QA Test Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) CRM Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) UAT Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) UAT Test Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) QA Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Automation Tester
6 1 (7.69%) Manual Test Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Manual Tester
6 1 (7.69%) Software Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Software Test Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
1 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
1 4 (30.77%) Backbone.js
1 4 (30.77%) React
1 4 (30.77%) Symfony
2 1 (7.69%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (53.85%) BDD
4 5 (38.46%) Scrum
4 5 (38.46%) TDD
4 5 (38.46%) Test Scripting
5 4 (30.77%) SDET
5 4 (30.77%) Web Testing
6 3 (23.08%) CRM
6 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Compatibility Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
8 1 (7.69%) Collaborative Working
8 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (7.69%) Defect Management
8 1 (7.69%) Regression Testing
8 1 (7.69%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 4 (30.77%) PHP
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) Ruby
4 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) ISEB
2 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (61.54%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle