Period
to 18 September 2020

The median annual salary for a Software QA Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in Chester during the 6 months to 18 September 2020.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Quality Assurance Engineer
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
18 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank - 39 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software QA Engineer 0 10 0
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Chester - 3.24% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 3.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 0
Median annual salary - £37,500 -
Cheshire median annual salary - £37,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year - +25.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Chester
Permanent vacancies in Chester with a recognized job title 89 296 281
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 78.07% 95.79% 97.91%
Number of salaries quoted 72 250 252
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £66,875 £60,000 £62,500
Cheshire median annual salary £46,500 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +9.41% -2.30% +8.75%

Software QA Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings that featured Software QA Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

Job vacancy trend for Software QA Engineer in Chester

Software QA Engineer
Salary Trend in Chester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Software QA Engineer in Chester.

Salary trend for Software QA Engineer in Chester