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

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 157 131 146
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +15
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 23 52 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.66% 1.57% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 1.78% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 11 46 40
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £40,000 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
3109 2925 3402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 88.85% 88.42% 85.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2660 2437 2770
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 £56,500 £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
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 June 2016.

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 June 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
Wigan +1 1 £32,500 +18.18%
System Testing
North West

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 28 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (39.58%) ISEB
3 18 (37.50%) Retail
4 17 (35.42%) SDLC
5 15 (31.25%) ISTQB
5 15 (31.25%) Project Management
6 14 (29.17%) SQL
6 14 (29.17%) Business Analysis
7 12 (25.00%) Use Case
7 12 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 12 (25.00%) UML
7 12 (25.00%) Data Modelling
8 11 (22.92%) MS Excel
9 10 (20.83%) Software Testing
9 10 (20.83%) ERD
9 10 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (18.75%) Finance
11 8 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (16.67%) Windows
11 8 (16.67%) Integration Testing
11 8 (16.67%) QA
12 7 (14.58%) JIRA
12 7 (14.58%) Performance Testing
13 6 (12.50%) Data Mapping
13 6 (12.50%) SAP
13 6 (12.50%) SAP FI
13 6 (12.50%) Scrum
13 6 (12.50%) Manufacturing
13 6 (12.50%) Publishing
13 6 (12.50%) GAP Analysis

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 (6.25%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (22.92%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (12.50%) SAP CO
1 6 (12.50%) SAP FI
1 6 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (14.58%) JIRA
2 3 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.17%) Bugzilla
3 2 (4.17%) Cucumber
3 2 (4.17%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.17%) Selenium
3 2 (4.17%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.08%) Appium
4 1 (2.08%) HP UFT
4 1 (2.08%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.08%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.08%) WebDriver
General
1 18 (37.50%) Retail
2 9 (18.75%) Finance
3 6 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 6 (12.50%) Publishing
4 5 (10.42%) General Ledger
5 1 (2.08%) Banking
5 1 (2.08%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (58.33%) Analyst
2 14 (29.17%) Business Analyst
2 14 (29.17%) Test Analyst
3 6 (12.50%) Consultant
3 6 (12.50%) SAP CO Consultant
3 6 (12.50%) SAP Consultant
3 6 (12.50%) SAP FI Consultant
3 6 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
3 6 (12.50%) Tester
4 5 (10.42%) Systems Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Business Systems Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Retail Business Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) SAP Financial Consultant
5 4 (8.33%) Software Tester
5 4 (8.33%) Test Manager
6 3 (6.25%) Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Lead Business Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Senior Test Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.42%) .NET
2 3 (6.25%) .NET Framework
2 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET
2 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 3 (6.25%) CSS
2 3 (6.25%) WCF
3 2 (4.17%) Gherkin
3 2 (4.17%) HTML
3 2 (4.17%) HTML5
4 1 (2.08%) EDI
4 1 (2.08%) J2EE
4 1 (2.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.17%) User Experience
2 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.08%) Derivative
2 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (35.42%) SDLC
3 15 (31.25%) Project Management
4 14 (29.17%) Business Analysis
5 12 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 12 (25.00%) UML
5 12 (25.00%) Use Case
5 12 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (20.83%) ERD
6 10 (20.83%) Software Testing
7 8 (16.67%) Integration Testing
7 8 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (14.58%) Performance Testing
9 6 (12.50%) Data Mapping
9 6 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
9 6 (12.50%) Legacy Data Mapping
9 6 (12.50%) Scrum
10 5 (10.42%) Functional Testing
10 5 (10.42%) Issue Tracking
Programming Languages
1 14 (29.17%) SQL
2 3 (6.25%) Java
2 3 (6.25%) PHP
2 3 (6.25%) PL/SQL
3 2 (4.17%) C#
4 1 (2.08%) C++
Qualifications
1 19 (39.58%) ISEB
2 15 (31.25%) ISTQB
3 4 (8.33%) Degree
4 2 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (10.42%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (12.50%) SAP
2 5 (10.42%) Oracle
3 3 (6.25%) Infragistics
3 3 (6.25%) Telerik
4 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.08%) Capita
Manchester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester
Edenhouse Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive with excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago