The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 9 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 8.11% - 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.64% - 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Median salary £22,500 - £40,500
UK excluding London median 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 Salford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
22 53 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 59.46% 86.89% 87.18%
Number of salaries quoted 17 48 66
Median salary £37,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £59,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

The demand trend of job ads across the Salford region citing Software Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Salford

Software Testing
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT jobs citing Software 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 Salford region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) ERP
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile Development

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Salford 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:

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ERP
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL