The table below looks at the statistics for the Manual Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manual Test Analyst
Rank 884 889 877
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Manual Test Analyst 16 21 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.018% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.019% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 15
Average salary £30,000 £30,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.63% +10.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,900 £26,425
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
- +13.20%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
104280 108595 100152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.52% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 86823 87800 83027
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Manual Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Manual Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Manual Test Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Manual Test Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Manual Test Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manual Test Analyst over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 within the UK.

Manual Test Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Manual Test Analyst
Top 20 Job Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 31 August 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
England +7 13 £30,000 -1.63% 3
London -2 3 £27,500 -47.61% 1
South West -4 3 £37,500 +7.14%
Gloucestershire - 3 £37,500 -
Cheltenham - 3 £37,500 -
Dundee - 3 £30,000 -
Scotland - 3 £30,000 -
South East +13 2 £30,000 +1.69% 1
East of England - 2 £27,500 -
Essex - 2 £27,500 -
Kent - 2 £30,000 -
Yorkshire -2 1 £30,000 -
North Yorkshire -4 1 £30,000 -
West Midlands -16 1 £30,000 -7.69% 1
North West - 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 £30,000 -
Croydon - 1 £21,500 -
Manchester - 1 - -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £30,000 -
York - 1 £30,000 -

Manual Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 22 (64.71%) QA
2 20 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (47.06%) Test Scripting
4 12 (35.29%) C#
5 10 (29.41%) ISEB
5 10 (29.41%) ISTQB
5 10 (29.41%) Degree
6 9 (26.47%) Selenium
6 9 (26.47%) Software Testing
6 9 (26.47%) SQL
6 9 (26.47%) WebDriver
7 8 (23.53%) Manual Testing
7 8 (23.53%) Mobile App
7 8 (23.53%) Java
8 7 (20.59%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (17.65%) Performance Testing
9 6 (17.65%) SDLC
10 5 (14.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 5 (14.71%) Web Services
11 4 (11.76%) Linux
11 4 (11.76%) JMeter
11 4 (11.76%) E-Commerce
11 4 (11.76%) System Testing
12 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
12 3 (8.82%) Android
12 3 (8.82%) CentOS
12 3 (8.82%) BDD
12 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
12 3 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
12 3 (8.82%) HP Quality Center

Manual Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (26.47%) Selenium
1 9 (26.47%) WebDriver
2 4 (11.76%) JMeter
3 3 (8.82%) Ranorex
4 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
4 2 (5.88%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.94%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.94%) TestNG
5 1 (2.94%) ClearQuest
5 1 (2.94%) JUnit
General
1 3 (8.82%) Advertising
1 3 (8.82%) Retail
2 2 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Law
3 1 (2.94%) Games
3 1 (2.94%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) Web Services
2 3 (8.82%) .NET
3 2 (5.88%) CSS
3 2 (5.88%) SOAP
3 2 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Mobile App
2 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) Equities
3 1 (2.94%) Derivative
3 1 (2.94%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Linux
2 3 (8.82%) Android
2 3 (8.82%) CentOS
2 3 (8.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (47.06%) Test Scripting
3 9 (26.47%) Software Testing
4 8 (23.53%) Manual Testing
5 7 (20.59%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (17.65%) Performance Testing
6 6 (17.65%) SDLC
7 4 (11.76%) System Testing
7 4 (11.76%) E-Commerce
8 3 (8.82%) Compatibility Testing
8 3 (8.82%) BDD
8 3 (8.82%) Integration Testing
8 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
9 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
9 2 (5.88%) Load Testing
9 2 (5.88%) Regression Testing
10 1 (2.94%) Scrum
10 1 (2.94%) ERP
10 1 (2.94%) SOA
10 1 (2.94%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) C#
2 9 (26.47%) SQL
3 8 (23.53%) Java
4 3 (8.82%) ActionScript
5 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.94%) C++
6 1 (2.94%) Python
6 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) ISEB
1 10 (29.41%) ISTQB
1 10 (29.41%) Degree
2 5 (14.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (64.71%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) HP
1 3 (8.82%) Red Hat
1 3 (8.82%) VMware
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) BT
3 1 (2.94%) hybris
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