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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 93 118 100
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -18
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 5 4 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.42% 0.23% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.26% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 23
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,100 £30,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.20% +3.75%
System Testing
North West

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
1001 1544 1521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 83.56% 90.66% 84.41%
Number of salaries quoted 841 1164 1116
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing System Testing across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 April 2016.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 5 £32,500 - 1
System Testing
North West

System Testing
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 (100.00%) ISEB
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 8 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 8 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 8 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 8 (100.00%) SDLC
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (12.50%) CRM

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Analyst
1 7 (87.50%) Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 8 (100.00%) SDLC
1 8 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 8 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) ISEB
1 8 (100.00%) ISTQB
Chester, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago