Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in York 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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Manual Testing
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 60 57
Rank change year-on-year -3 -3 +18
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 13 16 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in York 1.89% 2.52% 2.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.10% 2.74% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 20
York median annual salary £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.41% +4.62% -
10th Percentile £20,500 £28,625 £26,250
90th Percentile £37,500 £47,500 £45,000
North Yorkshire median annual salary £30,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -11.76% +4.62% -

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 York with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
York
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 619 583 528
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in York 89.84% 91.67% 91.99%
Number of salaries quoted 506 466 474
York median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,125 £22,825
90th Percentile £61,250 £54,250 £60,000
North Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -1.32%

Manual Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in York

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

Job vacancy trend for Manual Testing in York

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in York

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

Salary trend for Manual Testing in York

Manual Testing
Salary Histogram in York

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Manual Testing in York over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Manual Testing in York

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 York region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 13 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) .NET
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (46.15%) Test Scripting
3 5 (38.46%) Selenium
3 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) Software Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Marketing
3 5 (38.46%) JIRA
4 4 (30.77%) QA
4 4 (30.77%) BDD
5 3 (23.08%) Compatibility Testing
5 3 (23.08%) ISEB
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
5 3 (23.08%) CRM
6 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
6 2 (15.38%) Google
6 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
6 2 (15.38%) Degree
6 2 (15.38%) Games
6 2 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (15.38%) Collaborative Working
6 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (7.69%) Calabash
7 1 (7.69%) Appium
7 1 (7.69%) React
7 1 (7.69%) SDET
7 1 (7.69%) Cucumber

Manual Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in York 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 1 (7.69%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) JIRA
1 5 (38.46%) Selenium
2 1 (7.69%) Appium
2 1 (7.69%) Calabash
2 1 (7.69%) Capybara
2 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
2 1 (7.69%) JMeter
2 1 (7.69%) PHPUnit
General
1 5 (38.46%) Marketing
2 2 (15.38%) Games
3 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Analyst
1 8 (61.54%) Test Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Tester
3 3 (23.08%) CRM Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) QA Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) QA Test Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Software Tester
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) UAT Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) UAT Test Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Graduate
4 2 (15.38%) Graduate Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Graduate Test Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Junior
4 2 (15.38%) Junior Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Junior Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Automation Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Manual Tester
5 1 (7.69%) QA Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.69%) Backbone.js
2 1 (7.69%) React
2 1 (7.69%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
1 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (46.15%) Test Scripting
2 6 (46.15%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) Software Testing
4 4 (30.77%) BDD
5 3 (23.08%) Compatibility Testing
5 3 (23.08%) CRM
6 2 (15.38%) Collaborative Working
7 1 (7.69%) Scrum
7 1 (7.69%) SDET
7 1 (7.69%) TDD
7 1 (7.69%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) PHP
2 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) ISEB
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Google