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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Testing
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 25 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 3 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.13% 3.60% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.34% 4.44% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Median salary £22,500 £29,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.36% -
UK excluding London median salary £37,125 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.00% -6.25%

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
128 90 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 90.78% 81.08% 84.75%
Number of salaries quoted 92 79 125
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £52,050 £50,000
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 10 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Back Office

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 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Junior
2 2 (66.67%) Junior Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Junior Test Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB