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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 11 8 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 7 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chatham 12.73% 13.64% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.29% 14.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 0
Median salary £45,000 £34,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Software Testing
Kent

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
49 21 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chatham 89.09% 95.45% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 36 14 3
Median salary £42,500 £57,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.08% +43.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £65,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chatham

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, 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 7 (58.33%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) HP
2 5 (41.67%) ISEB
2 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) ISTQB
2 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
2 5 (41.67%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (41.67%) SDLC
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
3 4 (33.33%) Open Source
3 4 (33.33%) Change Control
3 4 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Banking
3 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 4 (33.33%) Unix
3 4 (33.33%) Windows
3 4 (33.33%) Solaris
3 4 (33.33%) C#
3 4 (33.33%) HTML
3 4 (33.33%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) PHP
3 4 (33.33%) UML
3 4 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
3 4 (33.33%) OO
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle9i Database
3 4 (33.33%) XHTML

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 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle9i Database
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Test Manager
2 4 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Technical Support
3 3 (25.00%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
1 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 4 (33.33%) CSS
1 4 (33.33%) HTML
1 4 (33.33%) SOAP
1 4 (33.33%) Web Services
1 4 (33.33%) XHTML
1 4 (33.33%) XML
1 4 (33.33%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Solaris
2 4 (33.33%) Unix
2 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) SDLC
1 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
2 4 (33.33%) Change Control
2 4 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 4 (33.33%) OO
2 4 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
2 4 (33.33%) Open Source
2 4 (33.33%) UML
2 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) C#
1 4 (33.33%) ECMAScript
1 4 (33.33%) Java
1 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 4 (33.33%) PHP
1 4 (33.33%) VB
1 4 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 2 (16.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) ISEB
1 5 (41.67%) ISTQB
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (16.67%) ISEB Practitioner
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) HP
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) Red Hat