Period
to 2 June 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 2 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
2 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 41 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +38
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 2 0 0
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Chester 1.03% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median annual salary £42,500 - -
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year +21.43% +40.00% -43.18%

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 187 169 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 96.39% 90.37% 90.57%
Number of salaries quoted 158 139 240
Median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76% +11.84%
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £56,250 £60,000
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Non-Functional Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for Non-Functional Testing in Chester

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Chester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Non-Functional Testing in Chester.

Salary trend for Non-Functional Testing in Chester

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Exploratory Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Context-Driven Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Scenario Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Acceptance Criteria

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:

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) QA Automation Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) QA Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Quality Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Acceptance Criteria
1 2 (100.00%) Context-Driven Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Exploratory Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Scenario Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA