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 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Analyst
Rank 156 171 157
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Analyst 41 21 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.10% 0.54% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 0.55% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 37 20 34
Median salary £37,500 £30,750 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.95% +7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £21,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £40,500 £39,250
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,750
% change year-on-year
- +6.87%
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
3634 3791 3903
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.22% 96.81% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3089 3148 3256
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 September 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 September 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
Altrincham +12 4 £45,000 +114.28%
Bolton - 3 £25,500 -
Stockport 0 1 £32,500 +8.33%
Software Analyst
North West

Software Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 54 (55.67%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (43.30%) SQL
3 27 (27.84%) Software Testing
4 24 (24.74%) Scrum
5 23 (23.71%) Selenium
5 23 (23.71%) Business Analysis
5 23 (23.71%) SDLC
6 19 (19.59%) QA
6 19 (19.59%) ITIL
7 18 (18.56%) Automated Testing
8 17 (17.53%) E-Commerce
9 16 (16.49%) TDD
10 15 (15.46%) Finance
10 15 (15.46%) Test Scripting
10 15 (15.46%) Enterprise Software
11 14 (14.43%) ISTQB
12 13 (13.40%) Retail
12 13 (13.40%) Law
12 13 (13.40%) MS Excel
13 12 (12.37%) Degree
13 12 (12.37%) Android
13 12 (12.37%) Test Automation
13 12 (12.37%) Apple iOS
13 12 (12.37%) iManage
14 11 (11.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 11 (11.34%) Continuous Integration
15 10 (10.31%) ISEB
15 10 (10.31%) BDD
16 9 (9.28%) iPad
16 9 (9.28%) Mobile App

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 8 (8.25%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (13.40%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.03%) Maya
Business Applications
1 4 (4.12%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.22%) Internet
2 2 (2.06%) Extranet
2 2 (2.06%) Intranet
3 1 (1.03%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.28%) SQL Server
1 9 (9.28%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (7.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (4.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.03%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 23 (23.71%) Selenium
2 3 (3.09%) TestPartner
3 2 (2.06%) HP UFT
3 2 (2.06%) JIRA
3 2 (2.06%) NUnit
4 1 (1.03%) MSTest
4 1 (1.03%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (15.46%) Finance
2 13 (13.40%) Law
2 13 (13.40%) Retail
3 8 (8.25%) Banking
3 8 (8.25%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.06%) Games
4 2 (2.06%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.28%) .NET
2 6 (6.19%) XML
3 3 (3.09%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.03%) CSS
4 1 (1.03%) CSS3
4 1 (1.03%) HTML
4 1 (1.03%) HTML5
4 1 (1.03%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.46%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (9.28%) iPad
2 9 (9.28%) Mobile App
3 6 (6.19%) Client/Server
4 5 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.09%) FMCG
6 1 (1.03%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (1.03%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.37%) Android
1 12 (12.37%) Apple iOS
2 9 (9.28%) Windows
2 9 (9.28%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.03%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (55.67%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (27.84%) Software Testing
3 24 (24.74%) Scrum
4 23 (23.71%) Business Analysis
4 23 (23.71%) SDLC
5 19 (19.59%) ITIL
6 18 (18.56%) Automated Testing
7 17 (17.53%) E-Commerce
8 16 (16.49%) TDD
9 15 (15.46%) Test Scripting
10 12 (12.37%) Test Automation
11 11 (11.34%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (10.31%) BDD
13 9 (9.28%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (8.25%) Manual Testing
14 8 (8.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 7 (7.22%) Regression Testing
16 6 (6.19%) Kanban
16 6 (6.19%) OpenUP
16 6 (6.19%) UML
Programming Languages
1 42 (43.30%) SQL
2 8 (8.25%) C#
2 8 (8.25%) PowerShell
3 7 (7.22%) T-SQL
4 4 (4.12%) C
4 4 (4.12%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.09%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.03%) Java
6 1 (1.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (14.43%) ISTQB
2 12 (12.37%) Degree
3 11 (11.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 10 (10.31%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (19.59%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (8.25%) WMI
Vendors
1 12 (12.37%) iManage
2 6 (6.19%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.12%) Avaloq
3 4 (4.12%) FNZ
4 3 (3.09%) CheckPoint
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