The table below looks at the statistics for Software 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 Software Testing over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank - 36 63
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - 0.48% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.57% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%
Software 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
142 174 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 82.08% 83.65% 88.28%
Number of salaries quoted 116 104 264
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Chester
Chester
Searchability
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago