Period
to 17 January 2018

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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 43 55
Rank change year-on-year -18 +12 -
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 0.48% 0.38% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.41% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Chester median annual salary £45,000 £30,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% +15.38% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £32,500 £27,000
Cheshire median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year -3.75% +42.86% -17.04%

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 376 241 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 90.38% 90.60% 86.39%
Number of salaries quoted 325 177 286
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76% +1.19%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,125
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,000 £63,750
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +16.88% -3.75% -

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 17 January 2018, IT jobs citing Non-Functional 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 Non-Functional Testing.

1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Automotive
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
1 2 (100.00%) Internet of Things
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Spark

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Spark
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
General
1 2 (100.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Internet of Things
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA