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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank - 22 14
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford - 1.32% 8.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.52% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £40,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +44.64%
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 Salford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
48 66 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 80.00% 86.84% 88.00%
Number of salaries quoted 46 64 37
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Salford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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