The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had Software Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Test Analyst
Rank 182 166 189
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Analyst 9 18 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.24% 0.50% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.53% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 11
Median salary £29,000 £33,250 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.78% -2.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £37,250 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Software Test 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
3649 3424 4053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.23% 95.64% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3205 2824 3454
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 £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

Software Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Software Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Software Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Software Test Analyst Salary Trend in Manchester

Software Test 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 Test Analyst within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 7 December 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 +2 1 £37,500 +20.96% 1
Software Test Analyst
North West

Software Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, Software Test 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 Test Analyst in the job title.

1 21 (87.50%) Software Testing
2 17 (70.83%) Selenium
2 17 (70.83%) SDLC
3 16 (66.67%) SQL
4 15 (62.50%) Automated Testing
4 15 (62.50%) QA
5 14 (58.33%) Test Scripting
5 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (45.83%) Test Automation
7 10 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (41.67%) Android
7 10 (41.67%) Apple iOS
7 10 (41.67%) Scrum
7 10 (41.67%) ISTQB
7 10 (41.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (20.83%) Automation Testing
9 4 (16.67%) Product Management
9 4 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (16.67%) Line Management
10 3 (12.50%) Regression Testing
10 3 (12.50%) TDD
10 3 (12.50%) Degree
10 3 (12.50%) Manual Testing
10 3 (12.50%) Web Testing
11 2 (8.33%) iPad
11 2 (8.33%) Retail
11 2 (8.33%) Games
11 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
11 2 (8.33%) HP UFT
11 2 (8.33%) C#

Software Test 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 17 (70.83%) Selenium
2 2 (8.33%) HP UFT
3 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.17%) JIRA
3 1 (4.17%) MSTest
3 1 (4.17%) NUnit
3 1 (4.17%) SoapUI
3 1 (4.17%) TestPartner
General
1 2 (8.33%) Games
1 2 (8.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) XML
2 1 (4.17%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) CSS
2 1 (4.17%) CSS3
2 1 (4.17%) HTML
2 1 (4.17%) HTML5
2 1 (4.17%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) iPad
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Android
1 10 (41.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (87.50%) Software Testing
2 17 (70.83%) SDLC
3 15 (62.50%) Automated Testing
4 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (58.33%) Test Scripting
5 11 (45.83%) Test Automation
6 10 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (41.67%) Scrum
7 5 (20.83%) Automation Testing
8 4 (16.67%) Line Management
8 4 (16.67%) Product Management
8 4 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (12.50%) Manual Testing
9 3 (12.50%) Regression Testing
9 3 (12.50%) TDD
9 3 (12.50%) Web Testing
10 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
11 1 (4.17%) CRM
11 1 (4.17%) Risk Assessment
11 1 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) C#
2 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) ISTQB
1 10 (41.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (62.50%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
Altrincham, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
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