The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Testing
North West / Manchester
Rank 184 154 136
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -18
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 20 22 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.52% 0.67% 1.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.74% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 53
Median salary £27,500 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,500 £34,600
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £39,100 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3505 2965 3428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 91.44% 90.67% 87.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2952 2426 2890
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing System Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

System Testing
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

System Testing Salary Trend in Manchester

System Testing
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing System Testing across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

System Testing Salary Histogram in Manchester

System Testing
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 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 +4 1 £37,500 -2.59%
System Testing
North West

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing System Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (37.84%) SQL
3 13 (35.14%) SQL Server
4 11 (29.73%) .NET
5 10 (27.03%) Regression Testing
6 9 (24.32%) SOAP
6 9 (24.32%) Web Services
7 7 (18.92%) Java
7 7 (18.92%) Windows
7 7 (18.92%) OO
7 7 (18.92%) QA
8 6 (16.22%) JSON
8 6 (16.22%) JIRA
8 6 (16.22%) Haskell
8 6 (16.22%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (16.22%) JPA
8 6 (16.22%) Spring
8 6 (16.22%) Hibernate
8 6 (16.22%) NetBeans
8 6 (16.22%) Tomcat
8 6 (16.22%) J2EE
8 6 (16.22%) JUnit
8 6 (16.22%) Eclipse
8 6 (16.22%) NoSQL
8 6 (16.22%) RabbitMQ
8 6 (16.22%) REST
8 6 (16.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 6 (16.22%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (16.22%) Defect Management
9 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012

System Testing
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 6 (16.22%) Elasticsearch
1 6 (16.22%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
2 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) SAP CO
1 1 (2.70%) SAP FI
1 1 (2.70%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) SaaS
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) FTP
1 4 (10.81%) HTTP
2 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.70%) 4G
3 1 (2.70%) Firewall
3 1 (2.70%) GPRS
3 1 (2.70%) GSM
3 1 (2.70%) Internet
3 1 (2.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (35.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.22%) NoSQL
3 4 (10.81%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (10.81%) MS Access
3 4 (10.81%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Eclipse
1 6 (16.22%) JIRA
1 6 (16.22%) JUnit
1 6 (16.22%) NetBeans
2 5 (13.51%) SoapUI
2 5 (13.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (8.11%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.70%) Hudson
4 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.70%) MSTest
4 1 (2.70%) NUnit
4 1 (2.70%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (10.81%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (56.76%) Analyst
2 15 (40.54%) Test Analyst
3 9 (24.32%) Developer
4 6 (16.22%) Java Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Business Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Technical Test Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) .NET Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Agile Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Agile Java Developer
8 2 (5.41%) QA Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) QA Leader
9 1 (2.70%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (2.70%) IT Analyst
9 1 (2.70%) IT Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) Junior IT Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) Mobile Test Analyst
9 1 (2.70%) Senior Agile Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Senior Agile Java Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Web Applications Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (29.73%) .NET
2 9 (24.32%) SOAP
2 9 (24.32%) Web Services
3 6 (16.22%) Hibernate
3 6 (16.22%) J2EE
3 6 (16.22%) JPA
3 6 (16.22%) JSON
3 6 (16.22%) RabbitMQ
3 6 (16.22%) REST
3 6 (16.22%) Spring
4 5 (13.51%) EDI
4 5 (13.51%) XML
5 4 (10.81%) EDIFACT
6 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (5.41%) CSS
6 2 (5.41%) HTML
6 2 (5.41%) jQuery
7 1 (2.70%) WCF
7 1 (2.70%) WF
7 1 (2.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
1 4 (10.81%) TRADACOMS
2 2 (5.41%) Replication
2 2 (5.41%) User Experience
3 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) CCTV
3 1 (2.70%) Derivative
3 1 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.70%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) Windows
2 5 (13.51%) Android
2 5 (13.51%) Apple iOS
2 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.70%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Embedded Compact
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (27.03%) Regression Testing
3 7 (18.92%) OO
4 6 (16.22%) Defect Management
4 6 (16.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (13.51%) BDD
5 5 (13.51%) Integration Testing
5 5 (13.51%) SDLC
6 4 (10.81%) Automated Testing
6 4 (10.81%) ERP
6 4 (10.81%) Logistics
6 4 (10.81%) Manual Testing
6 4 (10.81%) Prototyping
6 4 (10.81%) TDD
7 3 (8.11%) Software Testing
7 3 (8.11%) Test Strategy
8 2 (5.41%) Compatibility Testing
8 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.41%) Process Management
8 2 (5.41%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (37.84%) SQL
2 7 (18.92%) Java
3 6 (16.22%) Haskell
4 4 (10.81%) ActionScript
4 4 (10.81%) ActionScript 2.0
5 3 (8.11%) C#
6 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) ISEB
2 4 (10.81%) ISTQB
2 4 (10.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.92%) QA
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.70%) Apple
3 1 (2.70%) SAP
Manchester
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + flexible working
Posted: 27 days ago