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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Test Analyst
Rank 813 906 908
Rank change year-on-year
+93 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Manual Test Analyst 102 62 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.056% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.059% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 92 55 72
Median salary £35,000 £31,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £28,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+16.07% -6.66%

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
94583 105789 113621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.30% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 79575 87313 92642
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 July 2016 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 28 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +93 100 £35,000 +2.94% 9
London +49 36 £45,000 - 2
South East +48 24 £31,000 +13.76% 1
East of England +42 14 £35,000 +27.27% 2
Suffolk +10 11 £35,000 +40.00% 2
Ipswich - 11 £35,000 - 2
City of London +72 10 £57,500 +35.29%
West Midlands -3 9 £28,500 -5.00% 1
Milton Keynes - 8 £31,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 8 £31,000 -
Yorkshire +29 7 £37,500 +36.36% 1
North West +11 5 £27,500 -1.78% 2
South West +16 4 £35,000 -
East Sussex - 4 £30,000 -
Cheshire - 4 £27,500 -
Surrey - 4 £32,500 -
Birmingham - 4 £32,500 -
Macclesfield - 4 £27,500 -
Brighton - 4 £30,000 -
Sheffield +19 3 £37,500 +36.36%
Kent +19 3 £42,500 +70.00%
South Yorkshire +11 3 £37,500 +36.36%
Hampshire +6 3 £29,000 +5.45%
Chatham - 3 £42,500 -
North Yorkshire +26 2 - -
Berkshire +9 2 £32,500 - 1
West Yorkshire - 2 £27,500 - 1
Bristol - 2 £33,750 -
Wolverhampton - 2 £27,000 - 1
Harrogate - 2 - -

Manual Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, 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.

1 116 (57.14%) Manual Testing
2 91 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (39.90%) Finance
3 81 (39.90%) ISEB
4 73 (35.96%) Automation Testing
5 72 (35.47%) SQL
6 69 (33.99%) Software Testing
7 65 (32.02%) QA
7 65 (32.02%) Selenium
8 51 (25.12%) ISTQB
9 49 (24.14%) Test Scripting
10 44 (21.67%) Automated Testing
11 40 (19.70%) Functional Testing
11 40 (19.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 39 (19.21%) JIRA
13 38 (18.72%) SDLC
14 35 (17.24%) Regression Testing
15 33 (16.26%) SQL Server
16 32 (15.76%) Java
17 29 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
18 28 (13.79%) Microsoft
19 27 (13.30%) C#
20 26 (12.81%) Continuous Integration
21 25 (12.32%) Defect Management
22 24 (11.82%) Team Foundation Server
23 23 (11.33%) Test Automation
23 23 (11.33%) Oracle
23 23 (11.33%) HP UFT
24 22 (10.84%) XML
24 22 (10.84%) WebDriver

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 12 (5.91%) Confluence
Applications
1 13 (6.40%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.97%) FastStats
2 2 (0.99%) CSG Singleview
2 2 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.99%) PeopleSoft CRM
2 2 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.45%) HTTP
1 7 (3.45%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.49%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (16.26%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
2 14 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
2 14 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 14 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (5.42%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.48%) MySQL
4 3 (1.48%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.99%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.99%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.49%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 65 (32.02%) Selenium
2 39 (19.21%) JIRA
3 24 (11.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 23 (11.33%) HP UFT
5 22 (10.84%) WebDriver
6 12 (5.91%) Cucumber
7 7 (3.45%) SpecFlow
8 5 (2.46%) SoapUI
8 5 (2.46%) TestComplete
8 5 (2.46%) Visual Studio
8 5 (2.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 4 (1.97%) Hudson
10 3 (1.48%) Bugzilla
11 2 (0.99%) FitNesse
11 2 (0.99%) Zephyr
12 1 (0.49%) Appium
12 1 (0.49%) LoadRunner
12 1 (0.49%) Ranorex
12 1 (0.49%) Selenium IDE
12 1 (0.49%) YouTrack
General
1 81 (39.90%) Finance
2 13 (6.40%) Games
2 13 (6.40%) Marketing
3 12 (5.91%) Banking
4 4 (1.97%) Billing
5 3 (1.48%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.48%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.99%) Advertising
6 2 (0.99%) Back Office
6 2 (0.99%) Electronics
6 2 (0.99%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.99%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.49%) Law
7 1 (0.49%) Retail
7 1 (0.49%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (10.84%) XML
2 18 (8.87%) .NET
3 11 (5.42%) HTML
4 8 (3.94%) CSS
5 4 (1.97%) Web Services
6 3 (1.48%) J2EE
6 3 (1.48%) SOAP
7 2 (0.99%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.99%) Gherkin
7 2 (0.99%) REST
8 1 (0.49%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (0.49%) JMS
8 1 (0.49%) JMX
8 1 (0.49%) JSON
8 1 (0.49%) LAMP
8 1 (0.49%) Middleware
8 1 (0.49%) RESTful
8 1 (0.49%) XHTML
8 1 (0.49%) XML Schema
8 1 (0.49%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.87%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.42%) Mobile App
3 10 (4.93%) Online Games
4 6 (2.96%) Derivative
5 5 (2.46%) Contract for Difference
5 5 (2.46%) Mathematics
6 4 (1.97%) Replication
7 3 (1.48%) Fintech
8 2 (0.99%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.99%) iPad
8 2 (0.99%) OTC Derivatives
8 2 (0.99%) Wiki
9 1 (0.49%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.49%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 1 (0.49%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.49%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (0.49%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.49%) Online Gambling
9 1 (0.49%) Social Media
9 1 (0.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.94%) Unix
2 4 (1.97%) Windows
3 2 (0.99%) Linux
4 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (57.14%) Manual Testing
2 91 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (35.96%) Automation Testing
4 69 (33.99%) Software Testing
5 49 (24.14%) Test Scripting
6 44 (21.67%) Automated Testing
7 40 (19.70%) Functional Testing
8 38 (18.72%) SDLC
9 35 (17.24%) Regression Testing
10 29 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
11 26 (12.81%) Continuous Integration
12 25 (12.32%) Defect Management
13 23 (11.33%) Test Automation
14 19 (9.36%) BDD
15 17 (8.37%) Validation
16 16 (7.88%) Data Validation
17 15 (7.39%) Scrum
18 14 (6.90%) ETL
19 12 (5.91%) System Testing
20 11 (5.42%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 72 (35.47%) SQL
2 32 (15.76%) Java
3 27 (13.30%) C#
4 6 (2.96%) C++
4 6 (2.96%) PL/SQL
5 4 (1.97%) JavaScript
5 4 (1.97%) Ruby
6 3 (1.48%) C
6 3 (1.48%) PHP
6 3 (1.48%) Python
6 3 (1.48%) Shell Script
6 3 (1.48%) XPath
7 2 (0.99%) VB
8 1 (0.49%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.49%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.49%) VB6
8 1 (0.49%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 81 (39.90%) ISEB
2 51 (25.12%) ISTQB
3 40 (19.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 16 (7.88%) Degree
5 2 (0.99%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.49%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (32.02%) QA
2 1 (0.49%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 16 (7.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 23 (11.33%) Oracle
3 12 (5.91%) HP
4 5 (2.46%) MKS
4 5 (2.46%) TOWER Software
5 3 (1.48%) Murex
6 2 (0.99%) Calypso
6 2 (0.99%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (0.99%) SAP
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