Period
to 14 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stockport with a requirement for API Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited API Testing over the 6 months to 14 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

API Testing
Manchester > Stockport
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 55 -
Rank change year-on-year -1 - +59
Permanent jobs citing API Testing 8 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 2.02% 0.72% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.19% 0.81% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 0
Stockport median annual salary £37,500 £38,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.32% - -
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -1.41%

API 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 Stockport with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Stockport
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 365 370 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 91.94% 89.37% 94.17%
Number of salaries quoted 332 354 394
Stockport median annual salary £42,500 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.84% +1.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,825 £25,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £59,875 £52,500 £51,250
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%

API Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

Job postings citing API Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Stockport.

Job vacancy trend for API Testing in Stockport

API Testing
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Salary trend for API Testing in Stockport

API Testing
Salary Histogram in Stockport

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing API Testing in Stockport over the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

Salary histogram for API Testing in Stockport

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, IT jobs citing API 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 Stockport region with a requirement for API Testing.

1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (75.00%) Selenium
3 5 (62.50%) C#
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
4 4 (50.00%) .NET
4 4 (50.00%) SOAP
4 4 (50.00%) ISEB
4 4 (50.00%) ISTQB
4 4 (50.00%) SoapUI
5 3 (37.50%) SpecFlow
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (37.50%) WebDriver
5 3 (37.50%) Capita
5 3 (37.50%) Scrum
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
5 3 (37.50%) Manual Testing
5 3 (37.50%) TestComplete
5 3 (37.50%) TeamCity
5 3 (37.50%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (25.00%) QA Automation
6 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (25.00%) OOP
6 2 (25.00%) Java
6 2 (25.00%) Finance
6 2 (25.00%) TDD
6 2 (25.00%) QA
6 2 (25.00%) BDD
6 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing

API Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Selenium
2 4 (50.00%) SoapUI
3 3 (37.50%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (37.50%) SpecFlow
3 3 (37.50%) TeamCity
3 3 (37.50%) TestComplete
3 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
3 3 (37.50%) WebDriver
4 2 (25.00%) Ranorex
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Tester
2 3 (37.50%) Automation Tester
2 3 (37.50%) Software Tester
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Tester
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Software Tester
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
1 4 (50.00%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (37.50%) Manual Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) BDD
3 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (25.00%) OOP
3 2 (25.00%) QA Automation
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) VB
3 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) ISEB
1 4 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Capita