The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Crewe with a requirement for Software Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Testing
Cheshire / Crewe
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 28
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 0 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Crewe - - 5.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 6.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

Software 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 Crewe with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Crewe
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 77 76 158
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Crewe 91.67% 100.00% 94.05%
Number of salaries quoted 61 71 77
Median salary £45,000 £36,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -18.18%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,950 £25,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £43,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Software Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Crewe

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Testing in Crewe

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Crewe

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

Salary trend for Software Testing in Crewe

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, IT jobs citing Software 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 Crewe region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting

Software Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Crewe 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA