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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Testing
Cheshire / Macclesfield
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield 2.50% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.63% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £27,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year - -2.77%  

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

Process & Methodology Skills
Macclesfield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 38 30 70
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Macclesfield 95.00% 96.77% 88.61%
Number of salaries quoted 91 83 251
Median salary £35,000 £28,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.80% -18.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £18,750 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 28 June 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%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB