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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manual Test Analyst
Rank 874 900 880
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Manual Test Analyst 15 33 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.028% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.030% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 4
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £27,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +53.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £27,500 £26,063
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £46,500 £31,800
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £33,000 £27,750
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +18.91%

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
100537 111151 100882
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.62% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 82695 91319 83930
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 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 2 June 2015 within the UK.

Manual Test Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Manual Test Analyst
Top 10 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 2 June 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 +25 15 £30,000 -28.57% 3
Harrogate - 9 £30,000 -
North Yorkshire - 9 £30,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 9 £30,000 - 1
London +30 4 £36,250 -14.70%
South East -3 2 £25,000 -24.24% 2
Brighton - 1 £30,000 -
City of London - 1 £42,500 -
East Sussex - 1 £30,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £20,000 - 1

Manual Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 36 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (46.55%) Manual Testing
3 24 (41.38%) Test Scripting
3 24 (41.38%) Selenium
3 24 (41.38%) WebDriver
4 20 (34.48%) Software Testing
5 19 (32.76%) QA
5 19 (32.76%) ISEB
6 18 (31.03%) Degree
7 12 (20.69%) Automated Testing
7 12 (20.69%) C#
7 12 (20.69%) Java
8 11 (18.97%) JUnit
8 11 (18.97%) Test Strategy
8 11 (18.97%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (18.97%) Test Automation
8 11 (18.97%) TestNG
9 9 (15.52%) Functional Testing
10 7 (12.07%) ISTQB
10 7 (12.07%) Finance
10 7 (12.07%) SQL
11 6 (10.34%) Integration Acceptance Testing
12 5 (8.62%) QuickTest Pro
12 5 (8.62%) JMeter
12 5 (8.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 5 (8.62%) Mobile App
12 5 (8.62%) Performance Testing
12 5 (8.62%) Load Testing
12 5 (8.62%) Stress Testing
13 4 (6.90%) Integration Testing

Manual Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 (1.72%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) thinkFolio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (41.38%) Selenium
1 24 (41.38%) WebDriver
2 11 (18.97%) JUnit
2 11 (18.97%) TestNG
3 5 (8.62%) QuickTest Pro
3 5 (8.62%) JMeter
4 3 (5.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.45%) MSTest
6 1 (1.72%) ClearQuest
6 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (12.07%) Finance
2 1 (1.72%) Front Office
2 1 (1.72%) Back Office
2 1 (1.72%) Law
2 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.72%) Games
2 1 (1.72%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.90%) .NET
2 2 (3.45%) HTML
3 1 (1.72%) CSS
3 1 (1.72%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.72%) Derivative
2 1 (1.72%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.45%) Windows
2 1 (1.72%) Linux
2 1 (1.72%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (46.55%) Manual Testing
3 24 (41.38%) Test Scripting
4 20 (34.48%) Software Testing
5 12 (20.69%) Automated Testing
6 11 (18.97%) Test Strategy
6 11 (18.97%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (18.97%) Test Automation
7 9 (15.52%) Functional Testing
8 6 (10.34%) Integration Acceptance Testing
9 5 (8.62%) Performance Testing
9 5 (8.62%) Load Testing
9 5 (8.62%) Stress Testing
10 4 (6.90%) Integration Testing
11 3 (5.17%) System Testing
12 2 (3.45%) Release Management
12 2 (3.45%) Automation Testing
12 2 (3.45%) Open Source
12 2 (3.45%) ERP
12 2 (3.45%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.69%) C#
1 12 (20.69%) Java
2 7 (12.07%) SQL
3 1 (1.72%) Python
3 1 (1.72%) VB
3 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.72%) PHP
3 1 (1.72%) C++
Qualifications
1 19 (32.76%) ISEB
2 18 (31.03%) Degree
3 7 (12.07%) ISTQB
4 5 (8.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (32.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (6.90%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle
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