The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Analyst
Rank 125 147 168
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Analyst 57 43 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.65% 1.19% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.69% 1.23% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 54 43 21
Average salary £35,750 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.16% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,400 £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Software Analyst
North West

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
3382 3501 3830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.63% 96.71% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2868 2857 3172
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Analyst in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 29 April 2016.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Analyst within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +4 4 £30,000 +7.14% 2
Altrincham +9 3 £38,000 +80.95% 1
Wigan - 2 £26,000 - 1
Software Analyst
North West

Software Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Software Analyst in their job title 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 with Software Analyst in their job title.

1 47 (62.67%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (29.33%) E-Commerce
3 21 (28.00%) Scrum
3 21 (28.00%) QA
4 17 (22.67%) SQL
4 17 (22.67%) TDD
4 17 (22.67%) Business Analysis
4 17 (22.67%) Software Testing
5 16 (21.33%) BDD
5 16 (21.33%) Test Scripting
5 16 (21.33%) ISEB
6 14 (18.67%) Finance
6 14 (18.67%) ISTQB
7 13 (17.33%) Selenium
7 13 (17.33%) ITIL
8 12 (16.00%) Automated Testing
9 11 (14.67%) Manual Testing
10 9 (12.00%) Banking
10 9 (12.00%) Degree
10 9 (12.00%) SDLC
10 9 (12.00%) Test Automation
11 8 (10.67%) Automation Testing
11 8 (10.67%) JIRA
11 8 (10.67%) Retail
11 8 (10.67%) UML
12 7 (9.33%) Windows
12 7 (9.33%) Project Management
12 7 (9.33%) ITSM
12 7 (9.33%) Kanban
12 7 (9.33%) Team Foundation Server

Software Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Software Analyst in their job title 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 with Software Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.33%) IIS
2 1 (1.33%) JBoss
2 1 (1.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (5.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.33%) Extranet
1 4 (5.33%) Internet
1 4 (5.33%) Intranet
2 1 (1.33%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (17.33%) Selenium
2 8 (10.67%) JIRA
3 7 (9.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (6.67%) Bugzilla
5 3 (4.00%) SoapUI
6 2 (2.67%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.67%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.33%) Appium
7 1 (1.33%) NUnit
7 1 (1.33%) TestPartner
General
1 14 (18.67%) Finance
2 9 (12.00%) Banking
3 8 (10.67%) Retail
4 5 (6.67%) Telecoms
5 4 (5.33%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.67%) XML
2 4 (5.33%) .NET
3 3 (4.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (4.00%) Web Services
4 1 (1.33%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.33%) CSS
4 1 (1.33%) HTML
4 1 (1.33%) jQuery
4 1 (1.33%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.33%) Mobile App
2 4 (5.33%) Client/Server
2 4 (5.33%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.33%) iPad
3 2 (2.67%) FMCG
4 1 (1.33%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.33%) Windows
2 5 (6.67%) Android
2 5 (6.67%) Apple iOS
2 5 (6.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.33%) AIX
3 1 (1.33%) Linux
3 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (62.67%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (29.33%) E-Commerce
3 21 (28.00%) Scrum
4 17 (22.67%) Business Analysis
4 17 (22.67%) Software Testing
4 17 (22.67%) TDD
5 16 (21.33%) BDD
5 16 (21.33%) Test Scripting
6 13 (17.33%) ITIL
7 12 (16.00%) Automated Testing
8 11 (14.67%) Manual Testing
9 9 (12.00%) SDLC
9 9 (12.00%) Test Automation
10 8 (10.67%) Automation Testing
10 8 (10.67%) UML
11 7 (9.33%) ITSM
11 7 (9.33%) Kanban
11 7 (9.33%) Project Management
12 6 (8.00%) Incident Management
12 6 (8.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (22.67%) SQL
2 6 (8.00%) C#
3 4 (5.33%) PowerShell
3 4 (5.33%) T-SQL
4 3 (4.00%) Java
5 2 (2.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.67%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (21.33%) ISEB
2 14 (18.67%) ISTQB
3 9 (12.00%) Degree
4 6 (8.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (28.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (5.33%) WMI
2 2 (2.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (5.33%) iManage
2 3 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle
3 1 (1.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.33%) VMware
Manchester, Lancashire
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £37,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits + career progression
Posted: 18 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + FlexiTime, Pension etc.
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + bens + flexi-time
Posted: 13 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum + FlexTime, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £19000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £35k + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago