The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Altrincham region that had Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Tester
Manchester / Altrincham
Rank 24 15 28
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 5 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 4.42% 8.93% 2.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.63% 8.93% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 2
Median salary £19,750 £24,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.70% -36.00%
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Altrincham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Altrincham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
108 56 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 95.58% 100.00% 97.56%
Number of salaries quoted 89 52 78
Median salary £36,250 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,750 £24,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

The demand trend of job ads across the Altrincham region that featured Tester in the job title.

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

Tester
Salary Trend in Altrincham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Tester across the Altrincham region.

Tester Salary Trend in Altrincham

Tester
Salary Histogram in Altrincham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Tester across the Altrincham region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Tester Salary Histogram in Altrincham

Tester Skill Set
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Altrincham

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Altrincham region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Software Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Web Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Manual Testing
2 4 (57.14%) MySQL
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) iPad
3 3 (42.86%) Cucumber
3 3 (42.86%) DevOps
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Selenium
4 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 2 (28.57%) WebDriver
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (28.57%) BDD
5 1 (14.29%) Gherkin
5 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 1 (14.29%) ISEB
5 1 (14.29%) Sun Certification
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) ISTQB

Tester Skill Set
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) MySQL
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Cucumber
2 2 (28.57%) Selenium
2 2 (28.57%) WebDriver
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Software Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Manual Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Web Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) DevOps
4 2 (28.57%) BDD
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
1 1 (14.29%) Sun Certification
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