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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank - 12 11
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 0 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale - 20.83% 8.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 20.83% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 2
Average salary - £40,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.72%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
65 48 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 89.04% 100.00% 87.50%
Number of salaries quoted 56 47 19
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +26.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £39,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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