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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manual Test Analyst
Rank 850 818 873
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +55
Permanent jobs requiring a Manual Test Analyst 29 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.027% 0.016% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.017% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 25 16 13
Average salary £31,000 £31,188 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.60% +3.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £26,500 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £49,700
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £26,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -5.35%
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
100759 92707 104130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.40% 94.26% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82433 77843 89539
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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
London -30 11 £43,500 +20.00%
Yorkshire - 9 £30,000 - 2
South East -7 6 £29,500 -15.71%
West Midlands -28 1 £32,500 +22.64%
South West - 1 £35,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £30,000 -
Manual Test Analyst
UK

Manual Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 32 (56.14%) Finance
2 31 (54.39%) QA
3 24 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (42.11%) ISEB
4 22 (38.60%) HP
4 22 (38.60%) Software Testing
4 22 (38.60%) Test Planning
5 18 (31.58%) SQL
5 18 (31.58%) JDE OneWorld
5 18 (31.58%) Retail
6 17 (29.82%) Manual Testing
7 12 (21.05%) HP Quality Center
7 12 (21.05%) SoapUI
7 12 (21.05%) XML
8 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
8 11 (19.30%) Scrum
8 11 (19.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 11 (19.30%) Test Scripting
8 11 (19.30%) Degree
9 10 (17.54%) JIRA
9 10 (17.54%) BDD
9 10 (17.54%) Telecoms
9 10 (17.54%) MS Excel
9 10 (17.54%) SOAP
10 9 (15.79%) Web Services
10 9 (15.79%) HTTP
10 9 (15.79%) TestDirector
10 9 (15.79%) TDD
10 9 (15.79%) Billing
10 9 (15.79%) Workflow

Manual Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 9 (15.79%) Confluence
2 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (17.54%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 18 (31.58%) JDE OneWorld
2 4 (7.02%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.75%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.79%) HTTP
1 9 (15.79%) 4G
1 9 (15.79%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.75%) QlikView
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (21.05%) SoapUI
2 10 (17.54%) JIRA
3 9 (15.79%) TestDirector
3 9 (15.79%) Cucumber
3 9 (15.79%) FitNesse
3 9 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (7.02%) Selenium
5 3 (5.26%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (5.26%) SilkPerformer
5 3 (5.26%) SilkTest
6 1 (1.75%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.75%) Eclipse
General
1 32 (56.14%) Finance
2 18 (31.58%) Retail
3 10 (17.54%) Telecoms
4 9 (15.79%) Billing
4 9 (15.79%) Games
5 2 (3.51%) Banking
6 1 (1.75%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.75%) Law
6 1 (1.75%) Legal
6 1 (1.75%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.05%) XML
2 10 (17.54%) SOAP
3 9 (15.79%) Web Services
3 9 (15.79%) REST
4 3 (5.26%) .NET
5 1 (1.75%) Gherkin
5 1 (1.75%) JSP
5 1 (1.75%) HTML
5 1 (1.75%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.51%) AS400
1 2 (3.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.75%) Derivative
2 1 (1.75%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.75%) iPad
2 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.75%) NHS
2 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.53%) Windows
2 4 (7.02%) Linux
2 4 (7.02%) UNIX
3 1 (1.75%) Android
3 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (38.60%) Software Testing
2 22 (38.60%) Test Planning
3 17 (29.82%) Manual Testing
4 11 (19.30%) Scrum
4 11 (19.30%) Test Scripting
5 10 (17.54%) BDD
6 9 (15.79%) TDD
6 9 (15.79%) Workflow
6 9 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
6 9 (15.79%) ATDD
7 7 (12.28%) Functional Testing
8 6 (10.53%) Automated Testing
8 6 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (8.77%) Test Strategy
10 4 (7.02%) Automation Testing
10 4 (7.02%) Test Automation
11 3 (5.26%) Integration Testing
11 3 (5.26%) Test Management
11 3 (5.26%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (31.58%) SQL
2 5 (8.77%) C#
3 3 (5.26%) Java
4 2 (3.51%) C++
5 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (42.11%) ISEB
2 11 (19.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 11 (19.30%) Degree
3 9 (15.79%) ISTQB
3 9 (15.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (54.39%) QA
2 4 (7.02%) GAAP
3 1 (1.75%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 12 (21.05%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (38.60%) HP
2 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
3 9 (15.79%) Atlassian
4 4 (7.02%) Oracle
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