The median annual salary for a Manual Tester was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 30 March 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
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 225 253 252
Rank change year-on-year +28 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Manual Tester 7 8 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.13% 0.12% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.13% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 18
Median salary £32,500 £34,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.79% +25.45%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,300 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £31,375
% change year-on-year -7.14% +11.55%  

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 5280 6335 7312
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 97.83% 97.24% 98.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4615 5283 5910
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,266 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +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 30 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
West Yorkshire +17 5 £33,500 -4.28% 2
North Yorkshire +8 2 £28,750 -8.73%
Manual Tester
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 8 (66.67%) QA
2 7 (58.33%) Manual Testing
3 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (41.67%) .NET
4 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
5 4 (33.33%) Automation Testing
5 4 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 4 (33.33%) Test Management
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
6 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (16.67%) Scrum
7 2 (16.67%) ISEB
7 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
7 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
7 2 (16.67%) XML
7 2 (16.67%) Windows
7 2 (16.67%) SQL
7 2 (16.67%) C#
7 2 (16.67%) Java
7 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 2 (16.67%) Defect Tracking
7 2 (16.67%) eggPlant
7 2 (16.67%) BDD
7 2 (16.67%) Functional Testing
7 2 (16.67%) User Stories
8 1 (8.33%) Exploratory Testing
8 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
8 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (16.67%) eggPlant
3 1 (8.33%) HP UFT
3 1 (8.33%) MSTest
3 1 (8.33%) Selenium
3 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Legal
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (8.33%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) React
3 1 (8.33%) SOAP
3 1 (8.33%) WPF
3 1 (8.33%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Manual Testing
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
4 4 (33.33%) Automation Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Test Management
5 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (16.67%) BDD
6 2 (16.67%) Defect Tracking
6 2 (16.67%) Functional Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Scrum
6 2 (16.67%) User Stories
7 1 (8.33%) Agile Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Compatibility Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Direct Marketing
7 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (8.33%) V-Model
7 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
7 1 (8.33%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C#
1 2 (16.67%) Java
1 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Perl
2 1 (8.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ISEB
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
Hull, North Humberside
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + excellent benefits & training
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday