The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford with a requirement for System Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

System Testing
Essex / Chelmsford
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 22 31
Rank change year-on-year -13 +9  
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 5 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford 2.65% 0.75% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.07% 0.85% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
Median salary £40,000 £65,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.46% +188.88%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.43% +2.50%  

System Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Chelmsford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 163 117 149
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford 86.24% 87.31% 88.69%
Number of salaries quoted 134 95 142
Median salary £50,000 £39,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.20% -22.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,000 £33,826
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

System Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Chelmsford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chelmsford citing System Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for System Testing in Chelmsford

System Testing
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

Salary trend for System Testing in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Chelmsford region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) J2EE
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SAP
1 5 (100.00%) EJB
1 5 (100.00%) SOAP
1 5 (100.00%) Struts
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) JBoss
1 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 5 (100.00%) JMS
1 5 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 5 (100.00%) Toad
1 5 (100.00%) NetWeaver
1 5 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 5 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development

System Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chelmsford 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) JBoss
1 5 (100.00%) NetWeaver
1 5 (100.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 5 (100.00%) Toad
General
1 5 (100.00%) Banking
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Consultant
1 5 (100.00%) Senior Consultant
1 5 (100.00%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Ajax
1 5 (100.00%) EJB
1 5 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) J2EE
1 5 (100.00%) JMS
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
1 5 (100.00%) REST
1 5 (100.00%) SOAP
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
1 5 (100.00%) Struts
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (100.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Pega
1 5 (100.00%) SAP