The median annual salary for a Manual Test Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 27 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
England / West Midlands
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 225 230 -
Rank change year-on-year +5 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Manual Test Analyst 7 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.14% 0.15% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 0
Median salary £35,000 £33,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% -  
UK excluding London median salary £32,563 £35,000 £28,750
% change year-on-year -6.96% +21.73%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4998 5922 5498
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.90% 96.23% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4230 4644 4558
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Manual Test Analyst in the West Midlands

Manual Test Analyst
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Manual Test Analyst in the West Midlands

Manual Test Analyst
Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Staffordshire +16 3 £35,000 - 1
Birmingham +14 2 £36,500 +12.30%
Warwickshire +4 1 £28,000 -3.44% 1
Solihull - 1 £31,000 -
Manual Test Analyst
England

Manual Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 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 West Midlands region featuring Manual Test Analyst in the job title.

1 9 (90.00%) Manual Testing
2 6 (60.00%) QA
3 5 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
4 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (20.00%) JMeter
5 2 (20.00%) SpecFlow
5 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (20.00%) ISEB
5 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
6 1 (10.00%) Web Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
6 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (10.00%) Scenario Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Analytics
6 1 (10.00%) Selenium
6 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Finance
6 1 (10.00%) Migration
6 1 (10.00%) Serena
6 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development

Manual Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) JMeter
1 2 (20.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (10.00%) Selenium
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Manual Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (10.00%) ETL
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Scenario Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (20.00%) ISEB
2 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) HP
1 1 (10.00%) Serena
Burton-On-Trent
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