The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manual Test Analyst
Rank 866 873 884
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Manual Test Analyst 51 10 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.009% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.010% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 21 10 39
Average salary £40,000 £25,688 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.71% -6.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,000 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £40,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £25,688 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+36.25% -6.59%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114665 105124 119149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92969 87480 102132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%

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 18 April 2014 within the UK.

Manual Test Analyst Salary Histogram 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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -5 51 £40,000 +55.71% 5
South East +6 23 £35,000 +45.83% 2
Berkshire - 22 £35,000 - 1
London - 16 £42,500 - 3
West Midlands +6 4 £29,000 +12.07%
Birmingham +5 4 £29,000 -
Yorkshire - 4 £27,000 -
East of England -13 2 - -
South West - 2 £45,000 -
Bristol - 2 £45,000 -
Essex - 2 - -
Hampshire -4 1 £33,000 +37.50%
South Yorkshire - 1 £25,500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £28,500 -
Reading - 1 £27,500 -
Sheffield - 1 £25,500 -
Andover - 1 £33,000 -

Manual Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 45 (77.59%) ISEB
2 41 (70.69%) Finance
2 41 (70.69%) QA
3 35 (60.34%) Software Testing
4 33 (56.90%) HP
5 32 (55.17%) Retail
6 27 (46.55%) HP Quality Center
7 25 (43.10%) JDE OneWorld
8 24 (41.38%) TestDirector
9 23 (39.66%) Telecoms
9 23 (39.66%) Billing
9 23 (39.66%) LTE
9 23 (39.66%) 4G
10 18 (31.03%) Manual Testing
10 18 (31.03%) SQL
11 15 (25.86%) ISTQB
12 11 (18.97%) E-Commerce
12 11 (18.97%) SoapUI
13 10 (17.24%) Selenium
13 10 (17.24%) Scrum
14 9 (15.52%) .NET
14 9 (15.52%) SOAP
14 9 (15.52%) XML
14 9 (15.52%) Automation Testing
15 8 (13.79%) Computer Science
15 8 (13.79%) TDD
16 7 (12.07%) Agile Software Development
16 7 (12.07%) JIRA
16 7 (12.07%) Linux
16 7 (12.07%) Web Testing

Manual Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 5 (8.62%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (8.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 25 (43.10%) JDE OneWorld
Communications & Networking
1 23 (39.66%) LTE
1 23 (39.66%) 4G
2 5 (8.62%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.62%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 24 (41.38%) TestDirector
2 11 (18.97%) SoapUI
3 10 (17.24%) Selenium
4 7 (12.07%) JIRA
4 7 (12.07%) WebDriver
5 6 (10.34%) Cucumber
6 5 (8.62%) FitNesse
6 5 (8.62%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (6.90%) SilkPerformer
7 4 (6.90%) SilkTest
7 4 (6.90%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (3.45%) LoadRunner
General
1 41 (70.69%) Finance
2 32 (55.17%) Retail
3 23 (39.66%) Telecoms
3 23 (39.66%) Billing
4 5 (8.62%) Games
5 2 (3.45%) Banking
5 2 (3.45%) Back Office
6 1 (1.72%) Front Office
6 1 (1.72%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.52%) .NET
1 9 (15.52%) SOAP
1 9 (15.52%) XML
2 5 (8.62%) Web Services
2 5 (8.62%) REST
3 2 (3.45%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.90%) AS400
3 3 (5.17%) Digital Media
4 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.72%) Derivative
5 1 (1.72%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.72%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.72%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.07%) Linux
2 5 (8.62%) UNIX
3 4 (6.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (60.34%) Software Testing
2 18 (31.03%) Manual Testing
3 11 (18.97%) E-Commerce
4 10 (17.24%) Scrum
5 9 (15.52%) Automation Testing
6 8 (13.79%) TDD
7 7 (12.07%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (12.07%) Web Testing
8 6 (10.34%) Integration Testing
9 5 (8.62%) Workflow
9 5 (8.62%) Test Scripting
9 5 (8.62%) BDD
9 5 (8.62%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (8.62%) ATDD
10 4 (6.90%) Test Automation
11 3 (5.17%) Asset Management
11 3 (5.17%) V-Model
12 2 (3.45%) System Testing
12 2 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
12 2 (3.45%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (31.03%) SQL
2 2 (3.45%) C#
2 2 (3.45%) JavaScript
2 2 (3.45%) Perl
3 1 (1.72%) C++
Qualifications
1 45 (77.59%) ISEB
2 15 (25.86%) ISTQB
3 3 (5.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (70.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 27 (46.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 33 (56.90%) HP
2 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.62%) Atlassian
4 2 (3.45%) Cordys
4 2 (3.45%) JBoss
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle
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