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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Testing
Kent / Chatham
Rank 14 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 11 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chatham 15.71% 14.71% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.74% 16.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 0
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% -
UK excluding London median salary £37,076 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.93% -

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
62 30 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chatham 88.57% 88.24% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 38 21 4
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
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 20 January 2017.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Chatham

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chatham

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 10 (58.82%) Linux
1 10 (58.82%) Functional Testing
2 7 (41.18%) Open Source
2 7 (41.18%) Change Control
2 7 (41.18%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (41.18%) Test Scripting
2 7 (41.18%) Windows 2000 Server
2 7 (41.18%) Banking
2 7 (41.18%) ISTQB
2 7 (41.18%) Oracle Database
2 7 (41.18%) SDLC
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
2 7 (41.18%) UML
2 7 (41.18%) OOA/OOD
2 7 (41.18%) OO
2 7 (41.18%) Oracle9i Database
2 7 (41.18%) XHTML
2 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
2 7 (41.18%) ECMAScript
2 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 7 (41.18%) HP
2 7 (41.18%) ISEB
2 7 (41.18%) VB
2 7 (41.18%) VB.NET
2 7 (41.18%) .NET
2 7 (41.18%) Oracle
2 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
2 7 (41.18%) CSS
2 7 (41.18%) SOAP

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 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (17.65%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) Oracle Database
1 7 (41.18%) Oracle9i Database
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) HP UFT
General
1 7 (41.18%) Banking
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) C# Developer
1 7 (41.18%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) .NET Developer
2 4 (23.53%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Test Manager
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%) Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Support
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) .NET
1 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
1 7 (41.18%) CSS
1 7 (41.18%) HTML
1 7 (41.18%) SOAP
1 7 (41.18%) Web Services
1 7 (41.18%) XHTML
1 7 (41.18%) XML
1 7 (41.18%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Linux
2 7 (41.18%) Solaris
2 7 (41.18%) Unix
2 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Windows 2000 Server
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Functional Testing
2 7 (41.18%) Change Control
2 7 (41.18%) OO
2 7 (41.18%) OOA/OOD
2 7 (41.18%) Open Source
2 7 (41.18%) SDLC
2 7 (41.18%) Test Scripting
2 7 (41.18%) UML
2 7 (41.18%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Automation Testing
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL
3 3 (17.65%) Test Strategy
4 2 (11.76%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) C#
1 7 (41.18%) ECMAScript
1 7 (41.18%) Java
1 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
1 7 (41.18%) PHP
1 7 (41.18%) VB
1 7 (41.18%) VB.NET
2 4 (23.53%) VBScript
3 3 (17.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) ISEB
1 7 (41.18%) ISTQB
2 3 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (11.76%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) HP
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
1 7 (41.18%) Oracle
1 7 (41.18%) Red Hat