The median annual salary for a Manual Test Analyst was £31,500 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manual Test Analyst
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 116 134 -
Rank change year-on-year +18 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Manual Test Analyst 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.17% 0.13% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Median salary £31,500 £32,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.07% -  
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1743 2209 1656
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 97.05% 95.54% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1391 1726 1406
Median salary £40,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.57% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Manual Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham that featured Manual Test Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Manual Test Analyst in Birmingham

Manual Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Manual Test Analyst in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Manual Test Analyst in Birmingham

Manual Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 across the Birmingham region featuring Manual Test Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Manual Testing
2 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) ISEB
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) JMeter
3 2 (33.33%) V-Model
3 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (33.33%) QA
3 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (33.33%) SpecFlow
3 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Defect Management
4 1 (16.67%) Selenium
4 1 (16.67%) JIRA
4 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
4 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (16.67%) Smart Meter
4 1 (16.67%) Web Testing
4 1 (16.67%) System Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Replication

Manual Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) JMeter
1 2 (33.33%) SpecFlow
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
1 1 (16.67%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Manual Testing
2 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (33.33%) V-Model
4 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Defect Management
4 1 (16.67%) Process Management
4 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 1 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) System Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (16.67%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB
1 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Serena