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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manual Test Analyst
UK
Rank 776 816 853
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Manual Test Analyst 81 130 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.096% 0.13% 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.100% 0.13% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 77 127 92
Median salary £36,500 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,750
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +5.69%

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
81156 98559 103265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.44% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67379 82685 85216
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 £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 24 February 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 24 February 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 +43 72 £35,000 +3.70% 13
South East +31 20 £37,500 +15.38% 2
East of England +24 12 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Hertfordshire +17 12 £40,000 +10.34%
Stevenage - 11 £40,000 -
Yorkshire +2 10 £34,125 +5.00% 6
London +57 9 £45,000 -
South West +3 7 £31,000 -4.61% 2
North West -10 7 £30,500 +29.78%
Manchester -21 6 £30,500 +29.78%
Hampshire +30 5 £40,000 +45.45% 1
Leeds +18 5 £37,500 +15.38% 2
West Yorkshire +6 5 £37,500 +15.38% 2
Nottingham - 5 £30,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 5 £30,000 -
East Midlands - 5 £30,000 -
Surrey +33 4 £38,250 +27.50%
Brighton - 4 £32,500 -
East Sussex - 4 £32,500 -
Gloucestershire -12 3 £31,000 -22.50% 1
North Yorkshire -18 3 £35,750 +10.00% 2
Chatham - 3 £42,000 -
Bath - 3 £37,500 -
Kent - 3 £42,000 -
Somerset - 3 £37,500 -
Berkshire +34 2 £30,000 -14.28%
West Midlands +23 2 £32,000 -20.00% 2
Wiltshire +21 2 £32,500 - 1
Sheffield +15 2 £25,000 -32.43%
Birmingham +10 2 £32,000 +16.36%

Manual Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 97 (56.07%) Manual Testing
2 94 (54.34%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (48.55%) ISEB
4 74 (42.77%) ISTQB
5 68 (39.31%) SQL
6 57 (32.95%) Selenium
6 57 (32.95%) User Acceptance Testing
7 55 (31.79%) Automation Testing
8 51 (29.48%) JIRA
9 50 (28.90%) QA
9 50 (28.90%) Test Scripting
10 48 (27.75%) Finance
11 46 (26.59%) Software Testing
12 45 (26.01%) Microsoft
13 44 (25.43%) Automated Testing
14 37 (21.39%) Regression Testing
15 33 (19.08%) MS Excel
16 28 (16.18%) SDLC
17 26 (15.03%) Scrum
18 24 (13.87%) Banking
19 22 (12.72%) Functional Testing
20 20 (11.56%) SQL Server
21 19 (10.98%) .NET
21 19 (10.98%) HP UFT
21 19 (10.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
21 19 (10.98%) BDD
22 18 (10.40%) Waterfall
22 18 (10.40%) Test Strategy
23 17 (9.83%) MS Visio
24 16 (9.25%) Java

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 6 (3.47%) Confluence
2 1 (0.58%) WebSphere
Applications
1 33 (19.08%) MS Excel
2 17 (9.83%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.73%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (11.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.31%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.16%) MySQL
3 2 (1.16%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 57 (32.95%) Selenium
2 51 (29.48%) JIRA
3 19 (10.98%) HP UFT
4 13 (7.51%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (6.94%) Cucumber
6 11 (6.36%) SoapUI
7 7 (4.05%) JMeter
8 6 (3.47%) SpecFlow
8 6 (3.47%) Visual Studio
8 6 (3.47%) WebDriver
9 4 (2.31%) LoadUI
9 4 (2.31%) TestComplete
9 4 (2.31%) WinRunner
10 3 (1.73%) Calabash
10 3 (1.73%) SilkPerformer
10 3 (1.73%) SilkTest
11 2 (1.16%) Capybara
11 2 (1.16%) Fiddler
11 2 (1.16%) TestRail
11 2 (1.16%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 48 (27.75%) Finance
2 24 (13.87%) Banking
3 7 (4.05%) Back Office
3 7 (4.05%) Legal
4 3 (1.73%) Retail
5 2 (1.16%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.16%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.16%) Marketing
6 1 (0.58%) Advertising
6 1 (0.58%) Automotive
6 1 (0.58%) Electronics
6 1 (0.58%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (10.98%) .NET
2 14 (8.09%) Web Services
3 8 (4.62%) XML
4 5 (2.89%) HTML
5 4 (2.31%) CSS
5 4 (2.31%) Gherkin
6 3 (1.73%) .NET Framework
6 3 (1.73%) jQuery
7 2 (1.16%) Behat
7 2 (1.16%) SOAP
8 1 (0.58%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.58%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.58%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.58%) CSS3
8 1 (0.58%) Laravel
8 1 (0.58%) Middleware
8 1 (0.58%) React
8 1 (0.58%) REST
8 1 (0.58%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.47%) iPad
2 6 (3.47%) Replication
3 5 (2.89%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.31%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.73%) Data Structures
5 3 (1.73%) Fixed Income
6 2 (1.16%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.16%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.58%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.58%) Derivative
7 1 (0.58%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.58%) Equities
7 1 (0.58%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.36%) Windows
2 6 (3.47%) Linux
2 6 (3.47%) Unix
3 4 (2.31%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (56.07%) Manual Testing
2 94 (54.34%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (32.95%) User Acceptance Testing
4 55 (31.79%) Automation Testing
5 50 (28.90%) Test Scripting
6 46 (26.59%) Software Testing
7 44 (25.43%) Automated Testing
8 37 (21.39%) Regression Testing
9 28 (16.18%) SDLC
10 26 (15.03%) Scrum
11 22 (12.72%) Functional Testing
12 19 (10.98%) BDD
13 18 (10.40%) Test Strategy
13 18 (10.40%) Waterfall
14 14 (8.09%) Non-Functional Testing
14 14 (8.09%) TDD
14 14 (8.09%) Test Automation
15 13 (7.51%) E-Commerce
15 13 (7.51%) Performance Testing
16 12 (6.94%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 68 (39.31%) SQL
2 16 (9.25%) Java
3 10 (5.78%) C#
3 10 (5.78%) JavaScript
4 5 (2.89%) Python
5 4 (2.31%) PHP
6 3 (1.73%) Groovy
7 2 (1.16%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.16%) Ruby
8 1 (0.58%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.58%) VB
8 1 (0.58%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 84 (48.55%) ISEB
2 74 (42.77%) ISTQB
3 19 (10.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 9 (5.20%) Degree
5 2 (1.16%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.58%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (28.90%) QA
2 1 (0.58%) SLA
Systems Management
1 10 (5.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 45 (26.01%) Microsoft
2 16 (9.25%) HP
3 11 (6.36%) Oracle
4 5 (2.89%) Atlassian
4 5 (2.89%) Telerik
5 3 (1.73%) Borland
6 1 (0.58%) IBM
6 1 (0.58%) SAP
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