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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 17 20 30
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +10
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 6 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 9.52% 9.64% 3.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.00% 11.76% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 3
Average salary £31,500 £45,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +80.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,250 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £45,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
60 68 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 95.24% 81.93% 92.63%
Number of salaries quoted 57 67 74
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 12 February 2016, 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 (80.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Change Control
3 5 (50.00%) C#
4 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (40.00%) Coaching
5 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (30.00%) PCI DSS
5 3 (30.00%) Degree
5 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (30.00%) CSS
5 3 (30.00%) Delphi
5 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) .NET
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (30.00%) ISEB
6 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (20.00%) MS Office
6 2 (20.00%) C++
6 2 (20.00%) Validation
6 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
6 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
6 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
6 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
6 2 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (20.00%) QMS
6 2 (20.00%) SDLC
7 1 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
7 1 (10.00%) iPad

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Altrincham by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) HP UFT
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Junior
3 2 (20.00%) C++ Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C++/C# Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Delphi Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Junior Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Junior Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Junior Technical Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Junior Technical Support
3 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Support
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) C++ Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
1 3 (30.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) iPad
2 1 (10.00%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Change Control
2 4 (40.00%) Coaching
2 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (20.00%) QMS
4 2 (20.00%) SDLC
4 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (20.00%) Validation
5 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Information Management
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Service Management
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) System Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) Delphi
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
1 3 (30.00%) ISEB
2 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Altrincham, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Altrincham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago