The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Testing
North West / Cheshire
Rank 76 101 105
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +4
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 11 4 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.10% 0.30% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.26% 0.36% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 22
Median salary £40,000 £29,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+34.45% -33.88%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -9.37%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
873 1115 1682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 87.56% 84.98% 89.80%
Number of salaries quoted 683 964 1336
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £60,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing System Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

System Testing
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

System Testing Salary Trend in Cheshire

System Testing
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing System Testing across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

System Testing Salary Histogram in Cheshire

System Testing
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 8 £40,000 - 1
Chester +1 3 £22,500 -24.36%
System Testing
North West

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT jobs citing System 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 8 (50.00%) .NET
2 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (50.00%) C#
2 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (43.75%) Software Testing
3 7 (43.75%) Web Development
3 7 (43.75%) HTML
3 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET
3 7 (43.75%) Web Services
3 7 (43.75%) E-Commerce
3 7 (43.75%) Mentoring
4 6 (37.50%) Regression Testing
4 6 (37.50%) ISEB
5 5 (31.25%) JIRA
5 5 (31.25%) Test Strategy
5 5 (31.25%) User Stories
6 3 (18.75%) Finance
6 3 (18.75%) ISTQB
7 2 (12.50%) Migration
8 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
8 1 (6.25%) Change Control
8 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
8 1 (6.25%) Back Office
8 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
8 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
8 1 (6.25%) Stress Testing
8 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Back Office
2 1 (6.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Analyst
1 9 (56.25%) Test Analyst
2 7 (43.75%) .NET Developer
2 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET Developer
2 7 (43.75%) C# .NET Developer
2 7 (43.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 7 (43.75%) C# Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Developer
3 6 (37.50%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) Senior Test Analyst
4 5 (31.25%) Lead Test Analyst
4 5 (31.25%) Lead Tester
4 5 (31.25%) Senior Tester
4 5 (31.25%) Test Leader
4 5 (31.25%) Tester
5 2 (12.50%) Junior
5 2 (12.50%) Junior Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Junior Test Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) .NET
2 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET
2 7 (43.75%) HTML
2 7 (43.75%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (43.75%) E-Commerce
2 7 (43.75%) Mentoring
2 7 (43.75%) Software Testing
2 7 (43.75%) Web Development
3 6 (37.50%) Regression Testing
4 5 (31.25%) Test Strategy
4 5 (31.25%) User Stories
5 2 (12.50%) Migration
6 1 (6.25%) Change Control
6 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Stress Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
6 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 8 (50.00%) C#
3 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) ISEB
2 3 (18.75%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
Warrington
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago