The median annual salary for a Manual Test Analyst was £36,500 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Manual Test Analyst
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 139 -
Rank change year-on-year +9 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Manual Test Analyst 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.10% 0.043% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.045% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Median salary £36,500 £32,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.30% -  
UK excluding London median salary £32,563 £35,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year -6.96% +22.80%  

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 1903 2244 1982
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 96.60% 96.06% 97.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1595 1666 1632
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,948 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 4 (80.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (40.00%) SpecFlow
3 2 (40.00%) ISEB
3 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) JMeter
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) ETL
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Serena
4 1 (20.00%) Selenium
4 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (20.00%) Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Scenario Testing

Manual Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JMeter
1 2 (40.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (20.00%) ETL
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) HP
1 1 (20.00%) Serena