The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Testing
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 29 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.75% 1.57% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 2.08% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Median salary £22,500 £27,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%

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
121 96 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 90.30% 75.59% 89.66%
Number of salaries quoted 81 84 159
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £64,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of job ads across the Chester 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 Chester

System Testing
Salary Trend in Chester

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

System Testing Salary Trend in Chester

System Testing
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Chester region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control

System 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%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Junior
1 1 (100.00%) Junior Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Junior Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting