The first table below looks at the demand for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Chelmsford region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 25 - 32
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 2.68% - 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.81% - 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £32,500 - £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -6.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
105 53 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 70.47% 72.60% 75.37%
Number of salaries quoted 99 46 96
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £48,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
System Testing
Essex

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing System Testing across the Chelmsford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

System Testing
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

System Testing Salary Trend in Chelmsford

System Testing
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chelmsford region citing System 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 System Testing.

1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) ISEB
2 5 (62.50%) Selenium
2 5 (62.50%) Android
2 5 (62.50%) Mobile App
3 4 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 4 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 4 (50.00%) JIRA
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) C
5 2 (25.00%) C++
5 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
6 1 (12.50%) QA
6 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Test Management
6 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
6 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Finance
6 1 (12.50%) Legal

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chelmsford region citing System 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 System Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Selenium
2 4 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Software Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Integration Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Integration Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Selenium Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Android
3 4 (50.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
3 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C
1 2 (25.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) ISEB
2 4 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA