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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Analyst
Rank 113 151 173
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Analyst 60 30 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.78% 0.91% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.82% 0.95% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 57 30 24
Median salary £38,500 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.33% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,000 £26,950
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £37,750 £51,750
UK excluding London median 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
3288 3171 3697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.54% 96.53% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2820 2589 3021
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Analyst within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +5 4 £30,000 +5.26% 3
Wigan - 2 £26,000 -
Altrincham +8 1 £45,000 +114.28% 1
Software Analyst
North West

Software Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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 49 (60.49%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (25.93%) E-Commerce
3 20 (24.69%) ISEB
4 18 (22.22%) Finance
4 18 (22.22%) SQL
4 18 (22.22%) Business Analysis
5 17 (20.99%) TDD
6 16 (19.75%) QA
6 16 (19.75%) Scrum
6 16 (19.75%) BDD
7 15 (18.52%) ITIL
7 15 (18.52%) ISTQB
8 13 (16.05%) Selenium
9 12 (14.81%) Degree
9 12 (14.81%) Test Scripting
9 12 (14.81%) Software Testing
9 12 (14.81%) Automated Testing
9 12 (14.81%) Banking
9 12 (14.81%) Retail
10 11 (13.58%) Mobile App
11 9 (11.11%) C#
11 9 (11.11%) Manual Testing
12 8 (9.88%) JIRA
12 8 (9.88%) Windows
12 8 (9.88%) UML
12 8 (9.88%) ITSM
12 8 (9.88%) Telecoms
12 8 (9.88%) SDLC
12 8 (9.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 7 (8.64%) iPad

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 5 (6.17%) IIS
2 1 (1.23%) JBoss
2 1 (1.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (4.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.94%) Extranet
1 4 (4.94%) Internet
1 4 (4.94%) Intranet
2 1 (1.23%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (16.05%) Selenium
2 8 (9.88%) JIRA
3 7 (8.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (6.17%) Bugzilla
5 2 (2.47%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.47%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.23%) Appium
6 1 (1.23%) NUnit
6 1 (1.23%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.23%) TestPartner
General
1 18 (22.22%) Finance
2 12 (14.81%) Banking
2 12 (14.81%) Retail
3 8 (9.88%) Telecoms
4 5 (6.17%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.64%) .NET
2 5 (6.17%) XML
3 3 (3.70%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.23%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.23%) CSS
4 1 (1.23%) HTML
4 1 (1.23%) jQuery
4 1 (1.23%) LINQ
4 1 (1.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.58%) Mobile App
2 7 (8.64%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (8.64%) iPad
3 4 (4.94%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.47%) FMCG
5 1 (1.23%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.88%) Windows
2 6 (7.41%) Windows Server
3 5 (6.17%) Android
3 5 (6.17%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.23%) AIX
4 1 (1.23%) Linux
4 1 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.23%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (60.49%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (25.93%) E-Commerce
3 18 (22.22%) Business Analysis
4 17 (20.99%) TDD
5 16 (19.75%) BDD
5 16 (19.75%) Scrum
6 15 (18.52%) ITIL
7 12 (14.81%) Automated Testing
7 12 (14.81%) Software Testing
7 12 (14.81%) Test Scripting
8 9 (11.11%) Manual Testing
9 8 (9.88%) ITSM
9 8 (9.88%) SDLC
9 8 (9.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 8 (9.88%) UML
10 7 (8.64%) Incident Management
10 7 (8.64%) OpenUP
10 7 (8.64%) Project Management
11 6 (7.41%) Functional Testing
11 6 (7.41%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 18 (22.22%) SQL
2 9 (11.11%) C#
3 5 (6.17%) PowerShell
3 5 (6.17%) T-SQL
4 3 (3.70%) Java
5 2 (2.47%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.47%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (24.69%) ISEB
2 15 (18.52%) ISTQB
3 12 (14.81%) Degree
4 5 (6.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (19.75%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (6.17%) WMI
2 2 (2.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (6.17%) iManage
2 3 (3.70%) CheckPoint
2 3 (3.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle
3 1 (1.23%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.23%) VMware
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000-30,000
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £25k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + bens + flexi-time
Posted: 8 days ago
Altrincham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + FlexiTime, Pension etc.
Posted: 27 days ago