The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had Test Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Specialist
Rank - 194 190
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Specialist 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.026% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.027% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
Test Specialist
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
3592 3721 3977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.42% 96.88% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3045 3131 3247
Median salary £41,592 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.97% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Test Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Test Specialist
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Test Specialist Salary Trend in Manchester

Test Specialist Skill Set
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, Test Specialist 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 Test Specialist in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing

Test Specialist 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago