The median annual salary for a Manual Tester was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Manual Tester
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 213 235 254
Rank change year-on-year +22 +19  
Permanent jobs requiring a Manual Tester 16 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.30% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.15% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 10
Median salary £30,000 £29,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,050 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £35,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £30,750 £30,000
% change year-on-year +5.69% +2.50%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5223 5441 6688
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 97.66% 97.72% 98.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4384 4611 5500
Median salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.26% -1.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,186 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Manual Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire that featured Manual Tester in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Manual Tester in Yorkshire

Manual Tester
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Manual Tester in Yorkshire

Manual Tester
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manual Tester within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
West Yorkshire +22 9 £31,250 +9.64%
East Yorkshire - 7 £30,000 - 1
Manual Tester
England

Manual Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Manual Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Yorkshire region featuring Manual Tester in the job title.

1 19 (82.61%) Test Scripting
2 18 (78.26%) QA
3 16 (69.57%) Test Automation
4 12 (52.17%) Manual Testing
5 10 (43.48%) Software Testing
5 10 (43.48%) Regression Testing
5 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (43.48%) .NET
6 8 (34.78%) Test Management
6 8 (34.78%) ISEB
6 8 (34.78%) Agile Testing
6 8 (34.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 7 (30.43%) ISTQB
8 6 (26.09%) Web Testing
9 5 (21.74%) Selenium
10 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
10 3 (13.04%) C#
10 3 (13.04%) SDLC
10 3 (13.04%) Defect Tracking
10 3 (13.04%) Line Management
10 3 (13.04%) Test Strategy
11 2 (8.70%) User Stories
11 2 (8.70%) Functional Testing
11 2 (8.70%) Exploratory Testing
11 2 (8.70%) Java
11 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
11 2 (8.70%) SQL
11 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
11 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce

Manual Tester Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Selenium
2 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.35%) eggPlant
3 1 (4.35%) HP UFT
3 1 (4.35%) MSTest
3 1 (4.35%) SoapUI
3 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
1 1 (4.35%) Legal
1 1 (4.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) React
2 1 (4.35%) SOAP
2 1 (4.35%) WPF
2 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) Test Scripting
2 16 (69.57%) Test Automation
3 12 (52.17%) Manual Testing
4 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (43.48%) Regression Testing
4 10 (43.48%) Software Testing
5 8 (34.78%) Agile Testing
5 8 (34.78%) Test Management
6 6 (26.09%) Web Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Defect Tracking
7 3 (13.04%) Line Management
7 3 (13.04%) SDLC
7 3 (13.04%) Test Strategy
7 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
8 2 (8.70%) Exploratory Testing
8 2 (8.70%) Functional Testing
8 2 (8.70%) Scrum
8 2 (8.70%) User Stories
9 1 (4.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) C#
2 2 (8.70%) Java
2 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.70%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) Perl
3 1 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) ISEB
1 8 (34.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 7 (30.43%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (78.26%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
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