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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank 18 29 25
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -4
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 7 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 9.21% 2.04% 3.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.11% 2.27% 4.92%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 3
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +100.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
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
63 88 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 82.89% 89.80% 70.11%
Number of salaries quoted 62 76 55
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +25.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
Salary Histogram in Altrincham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Altrincham region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Altrincham

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Altrincham

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 20 (74.07%) SQL
2 17 (62.96%) Oracle
3 13 (48.15%) UNIX
4 10 (37.04%) ISEB
4 10 (37.04%) Finance
4 10 (37.04%) Degree
5 9 (33.33%) Java
6 8 (29.63%) Oracle Reports
7 7 (25.93%) HND
7 7 (25.93%) ISO 9000
7 7 (25.93%) PL/SQL
7 7 (25.93%) Crystal Reports
7 7 (25.93%) MS Office
7 7 (25.93%) ISTQB
7 7 (25.93%) Performance Testing
8 6 (22.22%) Manual Testing
8 6 (22.22%) Document Management
8 6 (22.22%) Windows
8 6 (22.22%) OOA/OOD
8 6 (22.22%) OO
8 6 (22.22%) HTML
8 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
8 6 (22.22%) Relational Database
8 6 (22.22%) Mentoring
8 6 (22.22%) Coaching
8 6 (22.22%) Java EE
9 5 (18.52%) C
9 5 (18.52%) System Testing
9 5 (18.52%) QA
10 4 (14.81%) QMS

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Altrincham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

Applications
1 7 (25.93%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) Oracle Reports
2 7 (25.93%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (22.22%) Relational Database
4 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 10 (37.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (77.78%) Analyst
2 11 (40.74%) Test Analyst
3 9 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
3 9 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
3 9 (33.33%) Developer
4 7 (25.93%) Support Analyst
4 7 (25.93%) Systems Developer
5 5 (18.52%) Software Support Analyst
6 4 (14.81%) Software Test Analyst
6 4 (14.81%) Graduate
7 3 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (11.11%) Graduate Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (7.41%) Senior Software Test Analyst
8 2 (7.41%) Junior Analyst
8 2 (7.41%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 2 (7.41%) Java Developer
8 2 (7.41%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (7.41%) Junior
8 2 (7.41%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) HTML
1 6 (22.22%) Java EE
2 2 (7.41%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 13 (48.15%) UNIX
2 6 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Performance Testing
2 6 (22.22%) Manual Testing
2 6 (22.22%) Document Management
2 6 (22.22%) OOA/OOD
2 6 (22.22%) OO
2 6 (22.22%) Mentoring
2 6 (22.22%) Coaching
3 5 (18.52%) System Testing
4 4 (14.81%) QMS
4 4 (14.81%) Automated Testing
4 4 (14.81%) ITIL
4 4 (14.81%) Service Management
4 4 (14.81%) Automation Testing
5 3 (11.11%) Project Management
5 3 (11.11%) Change Management
5 3 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 3 (11.11%) Time Management
5 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 3 (11.11%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (74.07%) SQL
2 9 (33.33%) Java
3 7 (25.93%) PL/SQL
4 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 5 (18.52%) C
6 3 (11.11%) C#
7 2 (7.41%) Perl
7 2 (7.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) ISEB
1 10 (37.04%) Degree
2 7 (25.93%) HND
2 7 (25.93%) ISTQB
3 3 (11.11%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.93%) ISO 9000
2 5 (18.52%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (62.96%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) Aquila
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