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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank 19 16 20
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 4 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 5.41% 11.30% 7.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.14% 13.83% 11.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 3
Average salary £18,500 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.33% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,250
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
56 94 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 75.68% 81.74% 64.34%
Number of salaries quoted 50 89 83
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +26.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £20,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 3 September 2015.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Altrincham

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Altrincham

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (60.00%) PCI DSS
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) Change Control
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Swing
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) ProC
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Spring
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Altrincham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 1 (20.00%) Oracle Workflow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) ProC
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Junior
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Junior Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Junior Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Assistant
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) JDBC
2 1 (20.00%) Swing
2 1 (20.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (60.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (20.00%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft