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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 16 23 21
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 4 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 5.41% 1.61% 5.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.70% 1.75% 7.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 6
Median salary £32,000 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.32% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £36,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £36,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
46 57 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 62.16% 91.94% 82.52%
Number of salaries quoted 39 51 66
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

The demand trend of job ads across the Altrincham region citing Software Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 June 2016, IT jobs citing Software Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Altrincham region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) C++
2 5 (55.56%) Delphi
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) Change Control
2 5 (55.56%) Mentoring
2 5 (55.56%) Coaching
3 4 (44.44%) iPad
3 4 (44.44%) C#
4 3 (33.33%) C
4 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 3 (33.33%) ISEB
5 2 (22.22%) Validation
5 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
5 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
5 2 (22.22%) .NET
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) MS Office
5 2 (22.22%) Degree
5 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
5 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
5 2 (22.22%) QMS
5 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (11.11%) Time Management
6 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
6 1 (11.11%) QA
6 1 (11.11%) Selenium
6 1 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Altrincham 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 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) HP UFT
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Delphi Developer
3 3 (33.33%) C++ Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 2 (22.22%) C++/C# Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Test Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Automation Tester
5 1 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C++ Software Developer
5 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Software Tester
5 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) iPad
2 1 (11.11%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Change Control
1 5 (55.56%) Coaching
1 5 (55.56%) Mentoring
2 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
2 2 (22.22%) QMS
2 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
2 2 (22.22%) Validation
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Information Management
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C++
1 5 (55.56%) Delphi
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) ISEB
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft