The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sale region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank 8 - 8
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sale 4.17% - 10.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.55% - 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Average salary £18,500 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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 Sale region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
22 6 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sale 91.67% 100.00% 91.89%
Number of salaries quoted 22 6 23
Average salary £31,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £47,350 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Sale

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

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Sale

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Sale

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Sale

Software Testing
Top 1 Related IT Skills in Sale

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Sale region citing Software Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Testing.

1 2 (100.00%) Finance

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Sale by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Sale region citing Software Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Support Technician
1 2 (100.00%) 1st Line Support
1 2 (100.00%) Help Desk Support
1 2 (100.00%) Help Desk Technician
1 2 (100.00%) 1st Line Support Technician
1 2 (100.00%) Help Desk Support Technician