The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rochdale region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank - 16 9
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale - 5.00% 5.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 5.56% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £39,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Software Testing
Manchester

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37 36 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 94.87% 90.00% 94.12%
Number of salaries quoted 37 36 15
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +15.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Rochdale region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Rochdale

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Rochdale