The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 32 - 36
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.69% - 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% - 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £25,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £35,250 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +4.47%
Manual 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
126 143 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 86.90% 79.01% 93.89%
Number of salaries quoted 99 129 182
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Manual Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Chester

Manual Testing
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT jobs citing Manual 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 Chester region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Finance

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB