The table below looks at the statistics for the Manual Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manual Test Analyst
Rank 824 822 851
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Manual Test Analyst 39 35 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.039% 0.036% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.038% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 38 15 21
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +63.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,550 £28,700 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £35,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +42.85%
Manual Test Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94647 92576 95847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.87% 94.45% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 78762 75162 81879
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Manual Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Manual Test Analyst in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Manual Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Manual Test Analyst
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Manual Test Analyst across the England region.

Manual Test Analyst Salary Trend in England

Manual Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manual Test Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Manual Test Analyst Salary Histogram in England

Manual Test Analyst
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manual Test Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Yorkshire +15 17 £30,000 +11.11% 3
London +19 13 £32,500 -23.52% 1
North West - 5 £22,500 -
East of England -5 1 £32,500 -
West Midlands -20 1 £40,000 +37.93%
South East -25 1 £25,000 -28.57% 1
North East - 1 £23,500 -
Manual Test Analyst
UK

Manual Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Manual Test Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Manual Test Analyst in their job title.

1 40 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (49.33%) Manual Testing
3 32 (42.67%) Test Scripting
4 26 (34.67%) Degree
4 26 (34.67%) ISEB
5 21 (28.00%) Functional Testing
6 18 (24.00%) WebDriver
6 18 (24.00%) Software Testing
6 18 (24.00%) QA
6 18 (24.00%) Selenium
7 16 (21.33%) Automated Testing
7 16 (21.33%) Test Strategy
8 14 (18.67%) Finance
9 12 (16.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 12 (16.00%) Test Automation
10 11 (14.67%) ISTQB
11 10 (13.33%) JUnit
11 10 (13.33%) TestNG
12 8 (10.67%) SQL
13 7 (9.33%) Java
14 6 (8.00%) C#
14 6 (8.00%) QuickTest Pro
14 6 (8.00%) Integration Acceptance Testing
15 4 (5.33%) JMeter
15 4 (5.33%) Microsoft
15 4 (5.33%) HP
15 4 (5.33%) Performance Testing
15 4 (5.33%) Load Testing
15 4 (5.33%) Stress Testing
15 4 (5.33%) HP Quality Center

Manual Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Manual Test Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Manual Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (2.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.33%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.33%) QlikView
2 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (24.00%) WebDriver
1 18 (24.00%) Selenium
2 10 (13.33%) TestNG
2 10 (13.33%) JUnit
3 6 (8.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 4 (5.33%) JMeter
5 2 (2.67%) JIRA
5 2 (2.67%) MSTest
5 2 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.33%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.33%) SpecFlow
General
1 14 (18.67%) Finance
2 3 (4.00%) Retail
3 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.33%) Legal
3 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.33%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.67%) .NET
1 2 (2.67%) XML
2 1 (1.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (1.33%) Open Source
1 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.00%) Windows
2 1 (1.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (49.33%) Manual Testing
3 32 (42.67%) Test Scripting
4 21 (28.00%) Functional Testing
5 18 (24.00%) Software Testing
6 16 (21.33%) Automated Testing
6 16 (21.33%) Test Strategy
7 12 (16.00%) Test Automation
7 12 (16.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (8.00%) Integration Acceptance Testing
9 4 (5.33%) Performance Testing
9 4 (5.33%) Load Testing
9 4 (5.33%) Stress Testing
9 4 (5.33%) Automation Testing
9 4 (5.33%) Black-Box Testing
10 3 (4.00%) Release Management
10 3 (4.00%) Regression Testing
11 2 (2.67%) E-Commerce
11 2 (2.67%) ERP
11 2 (2.67%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.67%) SQL
2 7 (9.33%) Java
3 6 (8.00%) C#
4 1 (1.33%) PHP
4 1 (1.33%) VBScript
4 1 (1.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (34.67%) ISEB
1 26 (34.67%) Degree
2 11 (14.67%) ISTQB
3 4 (5.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.33%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (24.00%) QA
2 3 (4.00%) GAAP
3 1 (1.33%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 4 (5.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (5.33%) Microsoft
1 4 (5.33%) HP
2 3 (4.00%) Oracle
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