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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manual Test Analyst
Rank 843 851 859
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Manual Test Analyst 34 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.032% 0.010% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.010% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 30 8 9
Average salary £30,000 £32,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.39% -6.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,950 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £44,400 £51,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -14.28%
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
101161 97875 99028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.55% 94.69% 95.23%
Number of salaries quoted 84490 81487 85365
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 21 November 2014.

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 21 November 2014. 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 -26 12 £30,000 - 1
London -7 9 £43,500 -13.00%
South East -8 7 £30,000 -14.28%
North West - 5 £22,500 - 1
East Midlands - 1 £35,000 -
Manual Test Analyst
UK

Manual Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 26 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (37.50%) Degree
3 20 (35.71%) QA
3 20 (35.71%) Test Scripting
3 20 (35.71%) Manual Testing
3 20 (35.71%) Finance
4 16 (28.57%) Functional Testing
5 14 (25.00%) ISEB
6 12 (21.43%) SQL
7 10 (17.86%) ISTQB
8 9 (16.07%) HP
8 9 (16.07%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (16.07%) Software Testing
9 8 (14.29%) XML
10 7 (12.50%) Test Planning
10 7 (12.50%) SoapUI
11 6 (10.71%) JIRA
11 6 (10.71%) Cucumber
11 6 (10.71%) BDD
11 6 (10.71%) SOAP
11 6 (10.71%) MS Excel
11 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
11 6 (10.71%) Automated Testing
11 6 (10.71%) Retail
11 6 (10.71%) Scrum
12 5 (8.93%) TDD
12 5 (8.93%) Workflow
12 5 (8.93%) Games
12 5 (8.93%) HTTP
12 5 (8.93%) Web Services

Manual Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 5 (8.93%) Confluence
2 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (8.93%) JDE OneWorld
2 4 (7.14%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.79%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.93%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.79%) QlikView
2 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (12.50%) SoapUI
2 6 (10.71%) JIRA
2 6 (10.71%) Cucumber
3 5 (8.93%) Selenium
3 5 (8.93%) FitNesse
3 5 (8.93%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (7.14%) WebDriver
5 2 (3.57%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (1.79%) SilkPerformer
6 1 (1.79%) SilkTest
6 1 (1.79%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.79%) SpecFlow
General
1 20 (35.71%) Finance
2 6 (10.71%) Retail
3 5 (8.93%) Games
4 1 (1.79%) Banking
4 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.79%) Law
4 1 (1.79%) Legal
4 1 (1.79%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.29%) XML
2 6 (10.71%) SOAP
3 5 (8.93%) Web Services
3 5 (8.93%) REST
4 1 (1.79%) Gherkin
4 1 (1.79%) HTML
4 1 (1.79%) J2EE
4 1 (1.79%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (1.79%) NHS
1 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
1 1 (1.79%) AS400
1 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
1 1 (1.79%) iPad
1 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
1 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.36%) Windows
2 2 (3.57%) Linux
2 2 (3.57%) UNIX
3 1 (1.79%) Android
3 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (35.71%) Test Scripting
2 20 (35.71%) Manual Testing
3 16 (28.57%) Functional Testing
4 9 (16.07%) Software Testing
4 9 (16.07%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (12.50%) Test Planning
6 6 (10.71%) BDD
6 6 (10.71%) Automated Testing
6 6 (10.71%) Scrum
7 5 (8.93%) Workflow
7 5 (8.93%) TDD
7 5 (8.93%) Test Strategy
7 5 (8.93%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (8.93%) ATDD
7 5 (8.93%) Automation Testing
8 4 (7.14%) Black-Box Testing
8 4 (7.14%) Test Automation
9 3 (5.36%) Regression Testing
10 2 (3.57%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.43%) SQL
2 5 (8.93%) Java
3 3 (5.36%) C#
4 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (37.50%) Degree
2 14 (25.00%) ISEB
3 10 (17.86%) ISTQB
4 5 (8.93%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (35.71%) QA
2 4 (7.14%) GAAP
3 1 (1.79%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (16.07%) HP
2 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.93%) Atlassian
4 4 (7.14%) Oracle
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