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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 15 22 21
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 4 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 5.33% 1.49% 5.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.16% 1.56% 6.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 5
Median salary £32,500 £36,500 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.95% +82.50%
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
49 64 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 65.33% 95.52% 78.57%
Number of salaries quoted 40 56 64
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £47,500
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 26 July 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) C
2 4 (57.14%) C++
2 4 (57.14%) Delphi
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) iPad
2 4 (57.14%) Change Control
2 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
2 4 (57.14%) Coaching
3 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) MS Office
4 2 (28.57%) ISEB
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 2 (28.57%) Validation
4 2 (28.57%) Exploratory Testing
4 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (14.29%) Information Management
5 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
5 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Time Management
5 1 (14.29%) QMS
5 1 (14.29%) Selenium
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) LIMS
5 1 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical

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 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Delphi Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Automation Tester
2 1 (14.29%) C++ Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) iPad
2 1 (14.29%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Change Control
1 4 (57.14%) Coaching
1 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) Exploratory Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
2 2 (28.57%) Validation
3 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Information Management
3 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) QMS
3 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C
1 4 (57.14%) C++
1 4 (57.14%) Delphi
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
1 2 (28.57%) ISEB
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft