The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chatham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Testing
Kent / Chatham
Rank 13 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 12 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chatham 14.63% 3.92% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.44% 4.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 0
Median salary £31,250 £55,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-43.18% -
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chatham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chatham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
73 46 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chatham 89.02% 90.20% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 49 31 7
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £130,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Chatham

The demand trend of job ads across the Chatham 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 Chatham

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Chatham

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Chatham

Software Testing
Salary Histogram in Chatham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Chatham region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Chatham

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chatham

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 Chatham region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 13 (76.47%) Functional Testing
2 12 (70.59%) Linux
3 10 (58.82%) UML
3 10 (58.82%) OOA/OOD
3 10 (58.82%) OO
3 10 (58.82%) Oracle9i Database
3 10 (58.82%) XHTML
3 10 (58.82%) MS Excel
3 10 (58.82%) ECMAScript
3 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
3 10 (58.82%) VB
3 10 (58.82%) VB.NET
3 10 (58.82%) .NET
3 10 (58.82%) Oracle
3 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
3 10 (58.82%) ASP.NET
3 10 (58.82%) CSS
3 10 (58.82%) SOAP
3 10 (58.82%) Web Services
3 10 (58.82%) XML
3 10 (58.82%) XSLT
3 10 (58.82%) C#
3 10 (58.82%) HTML
3 10 (58.82%) Java
3 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
3 10 (58.82%) PHP
3 10 (58.82%) Unix
3 10 (58.82%) Windows
3 10 (58.82%) Solaris
3 10 (58.82%) Red Hat

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Chatham 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 10 (58.82%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (11.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) Oracle Database
1 10 (58.82%) Oracle9i Database
1 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) HP UFT
General
1 5 (29.41%) Banking
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) C# Developer
1 10 (58.82%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) .NET Developer
2 7 (41.18%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Automation Test Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) C# Software Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Manual Test Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Software Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Test Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Support
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Test Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) .NET
1 10 (58.82%) ASP.NET
1 10 (58.82%) CSS
1 10 (58.82%) HTML
1 10 (58.82%) SOAP
1 10 (58.82%) Web Services
1 10 (58.82%) XHTML
1 10 (58.82%) XML
1 10 (58.82%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Linux
2 10 (58.82%) Solaris
2 10 (58.82%) Unix
2 10 (58.82%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) Windows 2000 Server
2 10 (58.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Functional Testing
2 10 (58.82%) Change Control
2 10 (58.82%) OO
2 10 (58.82%) OOA/OOD
2 10 (58.82%) Open Source
2 10 (58.82%) UML
2 10 (58.82%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (29.41%) SDLC
3 5 (29.41%) Test Scripting
4 3 (17.65%) Automation Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Test Strategy
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL
5 2 (11.76%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) C#
1 10 (58.82%) ECMAScript
1 10 (58.82%) Java
1 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
1 10 (58.82%) PHP
1 10 (58.82%) VB
1 10 (58.82%) VB.NET
2 7 (41.18%) VBScript
3 3 (17.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) ISEB
1 5 (29.41%) ISTQB
2 2 (11.76%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
1 10 (58.82%) Oracle
1 10 (58.82%) Red Hat
2 5 (29.41%) HP