The table below looks at the statistics 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 19 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 3.60% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.76% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
System Testing
Essex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
84 56 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 75.68% 77.78% 81.51%
Number of salaries quoted 75 45 92
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,052
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 August 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 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Selenium
2 6 (66.67%) Android
2 6 (66.67%) Mobile App
3 5 (55.56%) ISEB
4 4 (44.44%) Apple iOS
4 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
4 4 (44.44%) JIRA
5 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (22.22%) Linux
6 2 (22.22%) C
6 2 (22.22%) C++
6 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
6 2 (22.22%) Degree
7 1 (11.11%) QA
7 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Test Management
7 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
7 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Finance
7 1 (11.11%) Legal

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 6 (66.67%) Selenium
2 4 (44.44%) JIRA
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Tester
2 3 (33.33%) Software Tester
3 2 (22.22%) Integration Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Systems Integration Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Selenium Tester
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Android
3 4 (44.44%) Apple iOS
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
3 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
3 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
3 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C
1 2 (22.22%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) ISEB
2 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
3 2 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA