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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 10 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chatham 12.20% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.51% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
37 7 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chatham 90.24% 50.00% 78.95%
Number of salaries quoted 27 7 10
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Chatham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Chatham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 February 2016.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Chatham

Software Testing
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Chatham

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Chatham region citing Software Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Testing.

1 5 (100.00%) ISEB
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Chatham by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Chatham region citing Software Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Test Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) SDLC
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) ISEB
2 2 (40.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) HP
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft