The table below looks at the statistics for Functional Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Functional Testing
Rank - - 36
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - - 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £28,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+19.71% -5.33%
Functional Testing
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
269 228 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 92.44% 84.76% 83.46%
Number of salaries quoted 178 151 160
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,715 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Functional Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Functional Testing Salary Trend in Chester