The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Manual Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manual Test Analyst
UK
Rank 750 838 855
Rank change year-on-year
+88 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Manual Test Analyst 103 109 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.11% 0.090%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.11% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 96 105 92
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%

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
80056 96820 101312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.45% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 66472 81235 84186
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Manual Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Manual Test Analyst in the job title.

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 22 January 2017 within the UK.

Manual Test Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Manual Test Analyst
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manual Test Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +77 96 £35,000 - 15
South East +56 29 £37,500 +15.38% 2
East of England +30 18 £40,000 +50.94%
Hertfordshire +25 17 £40,000 -
London +47 14 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Yorkshire +24 12 £35,000 +7.69% 4
Stevenage - 12 £40,000 -
Surrey +35 10 £40,000 +23.07%
North West -6 7 £30,500 +29.78% 4
West Yorkshire +25 6 £36,250 +10.68% 3
South West +16 6 £30,000 -11.11% 1
Manchester -15 6 £30,500 +29.78% 4
East Midlands - 6 £30,000 -
Leeds +30 5 £37,500 +15.38% 3
Hampshire +23 5 £37,500 +7.14%
East Sussex - 5 £32,500 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 5 £30,000 -
Nottingham - 5 £30,000 -
Brighton - 5 £32,500 - 1
West Midlands +3 4 £30,000 -25.00% 2
North Yorkshire +2 4 £34,500 +6.15%
Gloucestershire -14 4 £30,500 -23.75%
Kent - 4 £42,000 -
Chatham - 4 £42,000 -
City of London +46 3 £60,000 +20.00% 1
York -12 3 £34,500 +6.15%
Welwyn Garden City - 3 - -
Redhill - 3 £40,000 -
Wiltshire +20 2 £32,000 -1.53%
Sheffield +9 2 £28,750 - 1

Manual Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, Manual Test Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Manual Test Analyst in the job title.

1 113 (57.36%) Manual Testing
2 111 (56.35%) Agile Software Development
3 103 (52.28%) ISEB
4 84 (42.64%) SQL
5 78 (39.59%) ISTQB
6 68 (34.52%) Finance
7 65 (32.99%) Selenium
8 64 (32.49%) Automation Testing
9 61 (30.96%) Test Scripting
10 59 (29.95%) User Acceptance Testing
11 58 (29.44%) Software Testing
12 57 (28.93%) QA
13 53 (26.90%) JIRA
14 51 (25.89%) Automated Testing
15 46 (23.35%) Regression Testing
16 44 (22.34%) SDLC
17 42 (21.32%) Microsoft
18 37 (18.78%) MS Excel
19 32 (16.24%) Scrum
20 27 (13.71%) Banking
20 27 (13.71%) BDD
20 27 (13.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
21 25 (12.69%) Team Foundation Server
22 24 (12.18%) SQL Server
23 22 (11.17%) .NET
23 22 (11.17%) HP UFT
24 21 (10.66%) Java
25 20 (10.15%) Functional Testing
26 19 (9.64%) Waterfall
27 18 (9.14%) C#

Manual Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (3.55%) Confluence
2 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
Applications
1 37 (18.78%) MS Excel
2 17 (8.63%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.51%) FastStats
2 1 (0.51%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.51%) HTTP
1 1 (0.51%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (12.18%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.03%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (1.52%) MySQL
3 3 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.02%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.51%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.51%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 65 (32.99%) Selenium
2 53 (26.90%) JIRA
3 25 (12.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 22 (11.17%) HP UFT
5 16 (8.12%) Cucumber
6 13 (6.60%) SoapUI
6 13 (6.60%) SpecFlow
7 10 (5.08%) Visual Studio
7 10 (5.08%) WebDriver
8 9 (4.57%) TestComplete
9 7 (3.55%) Subversion
9 7 (3.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 5 (2.54%) JMeter
10 5 (2.54%) WinRunner
11 3 (1.52%) Calabash
11 3 (1.52%) Capybara
11 3 (1.52%) Fiddler
11 3 (1.52%) SilkPerformer
11 3 (1.52%) SilkTest
12 2 (1.02%) LoadUI
General
1 68 (34.52%) Finance
2 27 (13.71%) Banking
3 8 (4.06%) Legal
4 7 (3.55%) Back Office
5 4 (2.03%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.03%) Retail
6 3 (1.52%) Marketing
6 3 (1.52%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.02%) Electronics
7 2 (1.02%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.51%) Advertising
8 1 (0.51%) Automotive
8 1 (0.51%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (11.17%) .NET
2 13 (6.60%) Web Services
3 12 (6.09%) XML
4 6 (3.05%) HTML
5 5 (2.54%) CSS
6 4 (2.03%) .NET Framework
6 4 (2.03%) Gherkin
6 4 (2.03%) SOAP
7 3 (1.52%) jQuery
8 2 (1.02%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.02%) REST
9 1 (0.51%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.51%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.51%) Behat
9 1 (0.51%) CSS3
9 1 (0.51%) Laravel
9 1 (0.51%) Middleware
9 1 (0.51%) React
9 1 (0.51%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.09%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.06%) Client/Server
3 7 (3.55%) Mathematics
4 6 (3.05%) Replication
5 4 (2.03%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.03%) iPad
6 3 (1.52%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.52%) Fintech
6 3 (1.52%) Fixed Income
6 3 (1.52%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.52%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.02%) Derivative
7 2 (1.02%) Smart Meter
7 2 (1.02%) User Experience
8 1 (0.51%) Contract for Difference
8 1 (0.51%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.51%) Equities
8 1 (0.51%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.08%) Windows
2 7 (3.55%) Linux
3 6 (3.05%) Unix
4 4 (2.03%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.51%) Android
5 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (57.36%) Manual Testing
2 111 (56.35%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (32.49%) Automation Testing
4 61 (30.96%) Test Scripting
5 59 (29.95%) User Acceptance Testing
6 58 (29.44%) Software Testing
7 51 (25.89%) Automated Testing
8 46 (23.35%) Regression Testing
9 44 (22.34%) SDLC
10 32 (16.24%) Scrum
11 27 (13.71%) BDD
12 20 (10.15%) Functional Testing
13 19 (9.64%) Waterfall
14 18 (9.14%) E-Commerce
15 16 (8.12%) System Testing
15 16 (8.12%) Test Strategy
16 15 (7.61%) Test Automation
17 14 (7.11%) Performance Testing
18 12 (6.09%) Non-Functional Testing
18 12 (6.09%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 84 (42.64%) SQL
2 21 (10.66%) Java
3 18 (9.14%) C#
4 13 (6.60%) JavaScript
5 7 (3.55%) PHP
6 5 (2.54%) Python
6 5 (2.54%) Ruby
7 4 (2.03%) VB
8 3 (1.52%) Groovy
9 2 (1.02%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.02%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.51%) C++
10 1 (0.51%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.51%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 103 (52.28%) ISEB
2 78 (39.59%) ISTQB
3 27 (13.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 8 (4.06%) Degree
5 2 (1.02%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (28.93%) QA
2 1 (0.51%) SLA
Systems Management
1 10 (5.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 42 (21.32%) Microsoft
2 16 (8.12%) HP
2 16 (8.12%) Oracle
3 6 (3.05%) Telerik
4 5 (2.54%) Atlassian
5 3 (1.52%) Borland
6 2 (1.02%) SAP
7 1 (0.51%) hybris
7 1 (0.51%) IBM
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