Period
to 28 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for Non-Functional Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Non-Functional Testing over the 6 months to 28 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
28 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 48 36 60
Rank change year-on-year -12 +24 -16
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 5 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 1.79% 0.57% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% 0.61% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Chester median annual salary - £69,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +53.33% +40.63%
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +10.53% -13.64%

Non-Functional Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 260 164 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 93.19% 93.18% 92.27%
Number of salaries quoted 217 147 343
Chester median annual salary £40,500 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.41% -2.35% +13.33%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
Cheshire median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.22% - +12.50%

Non-Functional Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings citing Non-Functional Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

Job vacancy trend for Non-Functional Testing in Chester

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for Non-Functional Testing in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 February 2020, IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Chester region with a requirement for Non-Functional Testing.

1 5 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Retail
1 5 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 5 (100.00%) FMCG
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (100.00%) SDLC
1 5 (100.00%) Scenario Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Acceptance Criteria
1 5 (100.00%) Self-Motivation
1 5 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 5 (100.00%) Sprint Review
1 5 (100.00%) Project Delivery

Non-Functional Testing
Co-occurring 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 5 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Integration Tester
1 5 (100.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (100.00%) FMCG
1 5 (100.00%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Acceptance Criteria
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 5 (100.00%) Project Delivery
1 5 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Scenario Testing
1 5 (100.00%) SDLC
1 5 (100.00%) Sprint Review
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 5 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing