The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had Software Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Analyst
North West / Manchester
Rank 186 156 151
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Analyst 14 20 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.37% 0.60% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.62% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 14 20 35
Median salary £27,500 £33,750 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.51% +20.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £30,000 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £42,900 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3684 3218 3823
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.72% 97.02% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 3089 2659 3238
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%

Software Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region that featured Software Analyst in the job title.

Software Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Software Analyst
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Software Analyst Salary Trend in Manchester

Software Analyst
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Analyst across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Software Analyst Salary Histogram in Manchester

Software Analyst
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Analyst within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +7 5 £28,000 -11.11% 1
Bolton - 2 £27,500 -
Software Analyst
North West

Software Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, Software Analyst 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 Manchester region featuring Software Analyst in the job title.

1 24 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (35.00%) SQL
2 14 (35.00%) SDLC
3 13 (32.50%) Business Analysis
4 10 (25.00%) QA
5 8 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 8 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 8 (20.00%) Selenium
6 6 (15.00%) Test Automation
6 6 (15.00%) Degree
6 6 (15.00%) ISTQB
6 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (15.00%) Scrum
6 6 (15.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (12.50%) Finance
7 5 (12.50%) ITIL
7 5 (12.50%) Automated Testing
8 4 (10.00%) Retail
8 4 (10.00%) Waterfall
8 4 (10.00%) Apple iOS
8 4 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (10.00%) Android
8 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
8 4 (10.00%) C#
8 4 (10.00%) User Stories
8 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (7.50%) Software Delivery
9 3 (7.50%) Business Transformation
9 3 (7.50%) Automation Testing

Software Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.00%) IIS
2 1 (2.50%) CMS
2 1 (2.50%) EPiServer
2 1 (2.50%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Sage 1000
2 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.50%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) Big Data
2 1 (2.50%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.50%) MySQL
2 1 (2.50%) Power BI
2 1 (2.50%) QlikView
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (20.00%) Selenium
2 2 (5.00%) HP UFT
3 1 (2.50%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.50%) MSTest
3 1 (2.50%) NUnit
3 1 (2.50%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (12.50%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Retail
3 3 (7.50%) Banking
3 3 (7.50%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.00%) Law
4 2 (5.00%) Legal
5 1 (2.50%) Electronics
5 1 (2.50%) Marketing
5 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) .NET
1 3 (7.50%) XML
2 2 (5.00%) CSS
2 2 (5.00%) jQuery
3 1 (2.50%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.50%) CSS3
3 1 (2.50%) HTML
3 1 (2.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.00%) User Experience
5 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.50%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) Android
1 4 (10.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (7.50%) Linux
2 3 (7.50%) Unix
3 2 (5.00%) Windows
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (35.00%) SDLC
3 13 (32.50%) Business Analysis
4 8 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 8 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 6 (15.00%) Scrum
5 6 (15.00%) Test Automation
6 5 (12.50%) Automated Testing
6 5 (12.50%) ITIL
7 4 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (10.00%) User Stories
7 4 (10.00%) Waterfall
8 3 (7.50%) Automation Testing
8 3 (7.50%) BPMN
8 3 (7.50%) Business Transformation
8 3 (7.50%) Problem Management
8 3 (7.50%) Product Management
8 3 (7.50%) Software Delivery
8 3 (7.50%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (7.50%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.00%) SQL
2 4 (10.00%) C#
3 3 (7.50%) Java
4 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.50%) C
5 1 (2.50%) PHP
5 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Degree
1 6 (15.00%) ISTQB
1 6 (15.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (7.50%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.50%) HNC
3 1 (2.50%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (25.00%) QA
2 3 (7.50%) SLA
3 1 (2.50%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) TeamSite
1 1 (2.50%) WMI
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle
2 2 (5.00%) Sage
3 1 (2.50%) Avaloq
3 1 (2.50%) FNZ
3 1 (2.50%) iManage
3 1 (2.50%) SAP
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