The median annual salary for a Manual Test Analyst was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manual Test Analyst
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 135 155 -
Rank change year-on-year +20 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Manual Test Analyst 7 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.32% 0.16% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 0
Median salary £37,500 £36,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% -  
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 Hertfordshire. 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2107 2457 2241
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 96.17% 95.71% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1772 2028 1796
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Manual Test Analyst in Hertfordshire

Manual Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Manual Test Analyst in Hertfordshire

Manual Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Manual Test Analyst in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Manual Test Analyst in Hertfordshire

Manual Test Analyst
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manual Test Analyst within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stevenage - 6 £41,250 -
Manual Test Analyst
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Manual Test Analyst in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) Finance
1 20 (100.00%) Manual Testing
2 19 (95.00%) SQL
3 18 (90.00%) Automated Testing
3 18 (90.00%) ISTQB
3 18 (90.00%) JIRA
3 18 (90.00%) Selenium
3 18 (90.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 17 (85.00%) Banking
4 17 (85.00%) MS Excel
4 17 (85.00%) MS Visio
4 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
4 17 (85.00%) ISEB
5 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.00%) HP UFT
6 2 (10.00%) Oracle
6 2 (10.00%) Unix
6 2 (10.00%) Java
6 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (10.00%) Cucumber
6 2 (10.00%) Agile Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
7 1 (5.00%) Defect Tracking
7 1 (5.00%) Functional Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Automation Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Test Strategy
7 1 (5.00%) VB
7 1 (5.00%) Toad
7 1 (5.00%) IBM
7 1 (5.00%) Linux

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

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (85.00%) MS Excel
1 17 (85.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (90.00%) JIRA
1 18 (90.00%) Selenium
2 2 (10.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (10.00%) HP UFT
3 1 (5.00%) Toad
General
1 20 (100.00%) Finance
2 17 (85.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Unix
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Manual Testing
2 18 (90.00%) Automated Testing
2 18 (90.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Automation Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Defect Tracking
5 1 (5.00%) Functional Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Regression Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Scrum
5 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) Java
2 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (90.00%) ISTQB
2 17 (85.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) HP
3 1 (5.00%) IBM