The first table below looks at the demand for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Macclesfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Macclesfield region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 31 39 39
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 0.74% 1.11% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 1.75% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £28,500 £28,500 £28,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Macclesfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
99 114 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 72.79% 63.33% 72.89%
Number of salaries quoted 68 97 104
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £23,050
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £60,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
System Testing
Cheshire

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing System Testing across the Macclesfield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

System Testing
Salary Trend in Macclesfield

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

System Testing Salary Trend in Macclesfield

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Macclesfield region citing System 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 System Testing.

1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
3 7 (63.64%) Windows
4 6 (54.55%) SQL
5 5 (45.45%) Finance
5 5 (45.45%) OLTP
5 5 (45.45%) ISEB
5 5 (45.45%) VB.NET
5 5 (45.45%) HTML
5 5 (45.45%) Software Testing
5 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
5 5 (45.45%) QA
5 5 (45.45%) Web Testing
5 5 (45.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database
6 4 (36.36%) Degree
6 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (36.36%) Oracle
6 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
7 3 (27.27%) W3C
7 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
7 3 (27.27%) UML
7 3 (27.27%) SOAP

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Macclesfield region citing System 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 System Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) OLTP
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (27.27%) MySQL
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
2 3 (27.27%) Subversion
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Tester
2 4 (36.36%) Software Tester
2 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Test Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Web Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Software Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C# Software Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C# Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Web Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (45.45%) HTML
3 3 (27.27%) SOAP
3 3 (27.27%) Web Services
3 3 (27.27%) XML
3 3 (27.27%) Classic ASP
3 3 (27.27%) jQuery
3 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
2 3 (27.27%) W3C
2 3 (27.27%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Software Testing
1 5 (45.45%) Web Testing
2 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
2 3 (27.27%) UML
2 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) Web Application Development
3 1 (9.09%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
4 5 (45.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) ISEB
1 5 (45.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (36.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Sencha