The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Altrincham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank 25 15 37
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +22
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 2 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 2.82% 11.11% 1.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.70% 12.79% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 2
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Software Testing
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Altrincham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Altrincham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
54 86 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 76.06% 86.87% 79.19%
Number of salaries quoted 53 72 112
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Altrincham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Altrincham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Altrincham region.

Software Testing Salary Trend in Altrincham

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Altrincham

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Altrincham region citing Software Testing also 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 that cited Software Testing.

1 8 (88.89%) SQL
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle
2 6 (66.67%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) OOA/OOD
2 6 (66.67%) OO
2 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 6 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 5 (55.56%) Integration Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Project Management
3 5 (55.56%) Change Management
3 5 (55.56%) UNIX
3 5 (55.56%) C
4 4 (44.44%) HTML
4 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 4 (44.44%) Document Management
4 4 (44.44%) Java EE
5 3 (33.33%) PL/SQL
6 2 (22.22%) ISEB
6 2 (22.22%) ProC
6 2 (22.22%) Workflow
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (22.22%) Scrum
6 2 (22.22%) JDBC
6 2 (22.22%) Swing
6 2 (22.22%) V-Model
6 2 (22.22%) Spring
6 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (22.22%) ISTQB

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Altrincham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Altrincham region citing Software Testing also 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 that cited Software Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) ProC
2 1 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
1 6 (66.67%) Systems Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (11.11%) Customer Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Customer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) HTML
1 4 (44.44%) Java EE
2 2 (22.22%) JDBC
2 2 (22.22%) Swing
2 2 (22.22%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) UNIX
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) OOA/OOD
1 6 (66.67%) OO
2 5 (55.56%) Project Management
2 5 (55.56%) Change Management
2 5 (55.56%) Integration Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Document Management
4 2 (22.22%) Multithreading
4 2 (22.22%) Workflow
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) V-Model
5 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) Coaching
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL
5 1 (11.11%) Service Management
5 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
5 1 (11.11%) System Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) Java
3 5 (55.56%) C
4 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 3 (33.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) ISEB
2 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
3 1 (11.11%) HND
3 1 (11.11%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO 9000
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Aquila
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