Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Macclesfield with a requirement for Software Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Testing over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Testing
Cheshire > Macclesfield
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 - 29
Rank change year-on-year - +29 +21
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield 0.75% - 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% - 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Macclesfield median annual salary £35,000 - £30,000
10th Percentile £32,500 - £22,750
90th Percentile £37,500 - £37,250
Cheshire median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,250
% change year-on-year +7.69% -5.11% +14.17%

Software Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Macclesfield with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Macclesfield
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 121 160 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield 90.30% 89.89% 82.54%
Number of salaries quoted 118 146 89
Macclesfield median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - -6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £24,700
90th Percentile £52,875 £61,250 £47,500
Cheshire median annual salary £44,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +17.33% -6.25% -

Software Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Macclesfield

Job postings citing Software Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield.

Job vacancy trend for Software Testing in Macclesfield

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Macclesfield

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

Salary trend for Software Testing in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, 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 Macclesfield region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) QA Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Acceptance Criteria

Software Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Macclesfield 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) QA Automation Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) QA Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) QA Test Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Gherkin
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Acceptance Criteria
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) QA Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA