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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 172 133 156
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +23
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 15 53 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.42% 1.48% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 1.65% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4 46 32
Median salary £32,750 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,625 £26,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,025 £42,750 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
System Testing
North West

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
3187 3205 3371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 88.58% 89.53% 85.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2690 2647 2692
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, 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 25 (53.19%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (44.68%) Retail
3 17 (36.17%) ISEB
4 16 (34.04%) Project Management
5 15 (31.91%) SDLC
6 14 (29.79%) SQL
6 14 (29.79%) Business Analysis
6 14 (29.79%) ISTQB
7 13 (27.66%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (25.53%) Use Case
8 12 (25.53%) UML
8 12 (25.53%) Data Modelling
9 11 (23.40%) MS Excel
9 11 (23.40%) Finance
9 11 (23.40%) Integration Testing
10 10 (21.28%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (21.28%) ERD
11 9 (19.15%) Data Mapping
11 9 (19.15%) Manufacturing
11 9 (19.15%) Publishing
11 9 (19.15%) GAP Analysis
11 9 (19.15%) SAP FI/CO
11 9 (19.15%) SAP CO
11 9 (19.15%) SAP FI
11 9 (19.15%) SAP
11 9 (19.15%) Legacy Data Mapping
12 8 (17.02%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (17.02%) Software Testing
12 8 (17.02%) General Ledger
13 7 (14.89%) Windows

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 3 (6.38%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (23.40%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (19.15%) SAP CO
1 9 (19.15%) SAP FI
1 9 (19.15%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) JIRA
2 3 (6.38%) Bugzilla
3 2 (4.26%) Appium
3 2 (4.26%) Cucumber
3 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.26%) Selenium
3 2 (4.26%) TeamCity
3 2 (4.26%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.13%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.13%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (44.68%) Retail
2 11 (23.40%) Finance
3 9 (19.15%) Manufacturing
3 9 (19.15%) Publishing
4 8 (17.02%) General Ledger
5 2 (4.26%) Games
6 1 (2.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (55.32%) Analyst
2 14 (29.79%) Business Analyst
3 12 (25.53%) Test Analyst
4 9 (19.15%) Consultant
4 9 (19.15%) SAP CO Consultant
4 9 (19.15%) SAP Consultant
4 9 (19.15%) SAP FI Consultant
4 9 (19.15%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 7 (14.89%) SAP Financial Consultant
6 5 (10.64%) Systems Analyst
6 5 (10.64%) Tester
7 4 (8.51%) Business Systems Analyst
7 4 (8.51%) Retail Business Analyst
7 4 (8.51%) Software Tester
7 4 (8.51%) Test Manager
8 3 (6.38%) Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) Senior Test Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) Senior Tester
8 3 (6.38%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.51%) .NET
2 3 (6.38%) .NET Framework
2 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET
2 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 3 (6.38%) CSS
2 3 (6.38%) WCF
3 2 (4.26%) Gherkin
3 2 (4.26%) HTML
3 2 (4.26%) HTML5
4 1 (2.13%) EDI
4 1 (2.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
1 2 (4.26%) User Experience
2 1 (2.13%) Derivative
2 1 (2.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.13%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (53.19%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (34.04%) Project Management
3 15 (31.91%) SDLC
4 14 (29.79%) Business Analysis
5 13 (27.66%) Continuous Improvement
6 12 (25.53%) Data Modelling
6 12 (25.53%) UML
6 12 (25.53%) Use Case
7 11 (23.40%) Integration Testing
8 10 (21.28%) ERD
8 10 (21.28%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (19.15%) Data Mapping
9 9 (19.15%) GAP Analysis
9 9 (19.15%) Legacy Data Mapping
10 8 (17.02%) Software Testing
10 8 (17.02%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (12.77%) Functional Testing
11 6 (12.77%) Performance Testing
12 5 (10.64%) Process Improvement
12 5 (10.64%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 14 (29.79%) SQL
2 3 (6.38%) PL/SQL
3 2 (4.26%) C#
3 2 (4.26%) Java
3 2 (4.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (36.17%) ISEB
2 14 (29.79%) ISTQB
3 4 (8.51%) Degree
4 1 (2.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (19.15%) SAP
2 4 (8.51%) Oracle
3 3 (6.38%) Infragistics
3 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.38%) Telerik
4 1 (2.13%) Capita
Manchester, Lancashire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester City Centre
Recital Consulting Ltd
Salary: 30000-40000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago