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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manual Test Analyst
Rank 799 832 845
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Manual Test Analyst 32 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.032% 0.010% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.011% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 31 3 15
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +34.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,400 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £41,000 £42,400
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,750 £24,000
% change year-on-year
-8.39% +36.45%
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
93525 91713 97883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.83% 94.58% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 78550 74983 84737
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 £26,500
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 23 January 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 23 January 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 - 16 £30,000 - 2
London -3 8 £32,500 -23.52% 1
North West - 5 £22,500 - 1
South East -31 2 £30,000 -14.28% 1
West Midlands -22 1 £40,000 +31.14%
Manual Test Analyst
UK

Manual Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 34 (50.75%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (46.27%) Test Scripting
3 29 (43.28%) Manual Testing
4 25 (37.31%) Degree
5 23 (34.33%) Functional Testing
6 19 (28.36%) ISEB
7 17 (25.37%) QA
8 12 (17.91%) Finance
9 11 (16.42%) Automated Testing
9 11 (16.42%) Selenium
9 11 (16.42%) Software Testing
9 11 (16.42%) Test Strategy
9 11 (16.42%) Test Automation
9 11 (16.42%) WebDriver
10 9 (13.43%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (11.94%) ISTQB
12 7 (10.45%) SQL
13 5 (7.46%) TestNG
13 5 (7.46%) C#
13 5 (7.46%) Java
13 5 (7.46%) JUnit
13 5 (7.46%) QuickTest Pro
13 5 (7.46%) Integration Acceptance Testing
14 4 (5.97%) Regression Testing
14 4 (5.97%) HP
14 4 (5.97%) GAAP
14 4 (5.97%) Oracle
14 4 (5.97%) Oracle Financials
14 4 (5.97%) HP Quality Center
14 4 (5.97%) Automation Testing

Manual Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.49%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.48%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.49%) QlikView
2 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (16.42%) WebDriver
1 11 (16.42%) Selenium
2 5 (7.46%) TestNG
2 5 (7.46%) JUnit
2 5 (7.46%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (2.99%) JIRA
3 2 (2.99%) MSTest
3 2 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.49%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.49%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.49%) Eclipse
General
1 12 (17.91%) Finance
2 3 (4.48%) Retail
3 2 (2.99%) Legal
4 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.49%) Banking
4 1 (1.49%) Law
4 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.99%) XML
2 1 (1.49%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.49%) HTML
2 1 (1.49%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
1 1 (1.49%) Open Source
1 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.48%) Windows
2 1 (1.49%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (50.75%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (46.27%) Test Scripting
3 29 (43.28%) Manual Testing
4 23 (34.33%) Functional Testing
5 11 (16.42%) Test Automation
5 11 (16.42%) Test Strategy
5 11 (16.42%) Automated Testing
5 11 (16.42%) Software Testing
6 9 (13.43%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (7.46%) Integration Acceptance Testing
8 4 (5.97%) Regression Testing
8 4 (5.97%) Automation Testing
8 4 (5.97%) Black-Box Testing
9 3 (4.48%) Test Planning
9 3 (4.48%) Performance Testing
9 3 (4.48%) Release Management
10 2 (2.99%) E-Commerce
10 2 (2.99%) ERP
10 2 (2.99%) Quality Management
10 2 (2.99%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.45%) SQL
2 5 (7.46%) C#
2 5 (7.46%) Java
3 1 (1.49%) PHP
3 1 (1.49%) VBScript
3 1 (1.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (37.31%) Degree
2 19 (28.36%) ISEB
3 8 (11.94%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (25.37%) QA
2 4 (5.97%) GAAP
3 1 (1.49%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 4 (5.97%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (5.97%) Oracle
1 4 (5.97%) HP
2 3 (4.48%) Microsoft
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