Period
to 23 July 2017

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 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Manual Testing
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 69 72
Rank change year-on-year +10 +3 +27
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 19 19 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in York 2.66% 2.48% 2.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.85% 2.64% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 19 37 19
York median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +16.07% -13.85%
10th Percentile £28,400 £27,350 £26,250
90th Percentile £37,500 £37,350 £40,250
North Yorkshire median annual salary £34,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +6.15% - -

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 York with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
York
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 667 721 639
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in York 93.42% 94.13% 91.29%
Number of salaries quoted 539 596 550
York median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
North Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Manual Testing in York

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 York region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 17 (89.47%) Test Automation
2 11 (57.89%) Selenium
3 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (36.84%) QA
4 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
5 6 (31.58%) PHP
5 6 (31.58%) Finance
5 6 (31.58%) Scrum
5 6 (31.58%) TDD
5 6 (31.58%) PHPUnit
5 6 (31.58%) BDD
5 6 (31.58%) Backbone.js
5 6 (31.58%) Symfony
5 6 (31.58%) Web Testing
5 6 (31.58%) Test Scripting
5 6 (31.58%) Magento
5 6 (31.58%) AngularJS
5 6 (31.58%) Mobile App
5 6 (31.58%) Appium
5 6 (31.58%) React
5 6 (31.58%) Defect Management
5 6 (31.58%) SDET
6 5 (26.32%) Java
6 5 (26.32%) .NET
7 4 (21.05%) SQL
7 4 (21.05%) ISEB
8 3 (15.79%) ISTQB
8 3 (15.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (10.53%) SDLC
9 2 (10.53%) C#

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 6 (31.58%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (57.89%) Selenium
2 6 (31.58%) Appium
2 6 (31.58%) PHPUnit
3 1 (5.26%) JIRA
3 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Analyst
1 12 (63.16%) Test Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) QA Automation Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) QA Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) QA Test Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Test Automation Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Test Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Pensions Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Automation Tester
4 1 (5.26%) CRM Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Manual Test Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Manual Tester
4 1 (5.26%) Software Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Tester
4 1 (5.26%) UAT Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) AngularJS
1 6 (31.58%) Backbone.js
1 6 (31.58%) React
1 6 (31.58%) Symfony
2 5 (26.32%) .NET
3 1 (5.26%) WPF
3 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Test Automation
2 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (31.58%) BDD
3 6 (31.58%) Defect Management
3 6 (31.58%) Scrum
3 6 (31.58%) SDET
3 6 (31.58%) TDD
3 6 (31.58%) Test Scripting
3 6 (31.58%) Web Testing
4 2 (10.53%) SDLC
5 1 (5.26%) CRM
5 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.26%) Functional Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Test Management
5 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
2 6 (31.58%) PHP
3 5 (26.32%) Java
4 4 (21.05%) SQL
5 2 (10.53%) C#
6 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) ISEB
2 3 (15.79%) ISTQB
2 3 (15.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle