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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manual Testing
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
Rank 69 65 79
Rank change year-on-year -4 +14  
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 14 23 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 1.74% 2.48% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.93% 2.83% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 14 23 15
Median salary £34,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.61% -7.14%  
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 724 812 983
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 89.94% 87.69% 92.21%
Number of salaries quoted 609 724 835
Median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 24 March 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 24 March 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 +2 13 £34,000 +4.61% 2
Harrogate -2 1 £22,000 -32.30%
Manual Testing
Yorkshire

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 14 (58.33%) SQL
2 13 (54.17%) SQL Server
3 11 (45.83%) Automation Testing
3 11 (45.83%) CRM
4 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 10 (41.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (41.67%) Test Scripting
5 9 (37.50%) MS Excel
5 9 (37.50%) Automated Testing
6 5 (20.83%) .NET
7 4 (16.67%) Marketing
7 4 (16.67%) Retail
8 3 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (12.50%) Driving Licence
8 3 (12.50%) Defect Management
8 3 (12.50%) Data Validation
8 3 (12.50%) Selenium
8 3 (12.50%) Project Planning
8 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
8 3 (12.50%) Software Testing
8 3 (12.50%) Java
8 3 (12.50%) ISEB
8 3 (12.50%) Validation
9 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (8.33%) ISTQB
9 2 (8.33%) SDLC
10 1 (4.17%) API Testing
10 1 (4.17%) TestLink
10 1 (4.17%) Functional Testing
10 1 (4.17%) Non-Functional Testing

Manual Testing
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 9 (37.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (54.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Selenium
2 1 (4.17%) JIRA
2 1 (4.17%) TestLink
General
1 4 (16.67%) Marketing
1 4 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (91.67%) Analyst
2 19 (79.17%) Test Analyst
3 12 (50.00%) SQL Analyst
4 10 (41.67%) UAT Analyst
5 7 (29.17%) CRM Analyst
5 7 (29.17%) UAT Test Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Business Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Data Business Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Marketing Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Marketing Business Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Marketing Data Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Pensions Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) SQL Data Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Automation Tester
7 2 (8.33%) Manual Test Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Manual Tester
7 2 (8.33%) Tester
8 1 (4.17%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) WPF
2 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Automation Testing
1 11 (45.83%) CRM
2 10 (41.67%) Test Scripting
2 10 (41.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (37.50%) Automated Testing
4 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 3 (12.50%) Data Validation
4 3 (12.50%) Defect Management
4 3 (12.50%) Project Planning
4 3 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 3 (12.50%) Validation
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.33%) SDLC
6 1 (4.17%) API Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Direct Marketing
6 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.17%) Functional Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) SQL
2 3 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (4.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) ISEB
1 3 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (8.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
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