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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manual Test Analyst
Rank 884 906 873
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Manual Test Analyst 14 21 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.018% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.019% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 10
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £28,688
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +13.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £26,488
10% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

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
103108 110561 102421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.31% 94.50% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85312 90184 84719
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 £67,500 £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

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
Top 17 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 3 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 +11 11 £30,000 -7.69% 1
London +13 3 £30,000 -29.41% 1
South West -7 3 £37,500 +7.14%
Scotland - 3 £30,000 -
Cheltenham - 3 £37,500 -
Dundee - 3 £30,000 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £37,500 -
East of England - 2 £27,500 -
Essex - 2 £27,500 -
Yorkshire +5 1 £30,000 -
North Yorkshire -1 1 £30,000 -
West Midlands -5 1 £30,000 -7.69%
North West - 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 £30,000 -
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 3 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 30 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (48.89%) QA
3 20 (44.44%) Test Scripting
4 15 (33.33%) Degree
4 15 (33.33%) Manual Testing
4 15 (33.33%) Selenium
4 15 (33.33%) WebDriver
5 14 (31.11%) Software Testing
5 14 (31.11%) ISEB
5 14 (31.11%) C#
6 11 (24.44%) Java
6 11 (24.44%) ISTQB
7 10 (22.22%) SQL
7 10 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (17.78%) JMeter
9 7 (15.56%) Performance Testing
9 7 (15.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 6 (13.33%) Mobile App
10 6 (13.33%) Load Testing
11 5 (11.11%) Stress Testing
11 5 (11.11%) TestNG
11 5 (11.11%) Test Strategy
11 5 (11.11%) SDLC
11 5 (11.11%) Finance
11 5 (11.11%) Automated Testing
11 5 (11.11%) JUnit
11 5 (11.11%) Web Services
12 4 (8.89%) .NET
12 4 (8.89%) E-Commerce
12 4 (8.89%) Linux

Manual Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (33.33%) Selenium
1 15 (33.33%) WebDriver
2 8 (17.78%) JMeter
3 5 (11.11%) TestNG
3 5 (11.11%) JUnit
4 3 (6.67%) Ranorex
5 2 (4.44%) SoapUI
5 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio
5 2 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.22%) ClearQuest
6 1 (2.22%) SpecFlow
General
1 5 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Retail
3 1 (2.22%) Front Office
3 1 (2.22%) Back Office
3 1 (2.22%) Law
3 1 (2.22%) Advertising
3 1 (2.22%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.11%) Web Services
2 4 (8.89%) .NET
3 2 (4.44%) CSS
3 2 (4.44%) SOAP
3 2 (4.44%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.22%) Equities
3 1 (2.22%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.89%) Linux
2 3 (6.67%) CentOS
3 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (44.44%) Test Scripting
3 15 (33.33%) Manual Testing
4 14 (31.11%) Software Testing
5 10 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (15.56%) Performance Testing
7 6 (13.33%) Load Testing
8 5 (11.11%) Stress Testing
8 5 (11.11%) Automated Testing
8 5 (11.11%) Test Strategy
8 5 (11.11%) SDLC
9 4 (8.89%) E-Commerce
9 4 (8.89%) Integration Testing
9 4 (8.89%) System Testing
10 3 (6.67%) Compatibility Testing
10 3 (6.67%) Software Engineering
10 3 (6.67%) Functional Testing
10 3 (6.67%) BDD
11 2 (4.44%) Scrum
11 2 (4.44%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.11%) C#
2 11 (24.44%) Java
3 10 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.22%) C++
5 1 (2.22%) ActionScript
5 1 (2.22%) Python
5 1 (2.22%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (33.33%) Degree
2 14 (31.11%) ISEB
3 11 (24.44%) ISTQB
4 7 (15.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (48.89%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 3 (6.67%) Red Hat
1 3 (6.67%) VMware
2 1 (2.22%) hybris
2 1 (2.22%) HP
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle
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