The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 16 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 9 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 6.77% 4.26% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.28% 4.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £37,500 £51,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.82% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
System Testing
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basildon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Basildon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
97 82 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 72.93% 87.23% 74.81%
Number of salaries quoted 67 69 76
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £70,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing System Testing across the Basildon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

System Testing
Salary Trend in Basildon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing System Testing across the Basildon region.

System Testing Salary Trend in Basildon

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Basildon region citing System Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited System Testing.

1 7 (70.00%) WAN
1 7 (70.00%) Juniper
1 7 (70.00%) Internet
1 7 (70.00%) OSPF
1 7 (70.00%) BGP
1 7 (70.00%) Network Architecture
1 7 (70.00%) Junos
1 7 (70.00%) Multicast
2 5 (50.00%) Perl
2 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Python
2 5 (50.00%) SDH
2 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) CCIE
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (50.00%) DWDM
2 5 (50.00%) MPLS
2 5 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Equities
2 5 (50.00%) JNCIE
2 5 (50.00%) Network Security
3 4 (40.00%) Network Design
4 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) Wealth Management
5 1 (10.00%) DNS
5 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Basildon region citing System Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited System Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) WAN
1 7 (70.00%) Internet
1 7 (70.00%) OSPF
1 7 (70.00%) BGP
1 7 (70.00%) Junos
1 7 (70.00%) Multicast
2 5 (50.00%) SDH
2 5 (50.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) Network Security
2 5 (50.00%) DWDM
2 5 (50.00%) MPLS
2 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) DNS
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Design Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Network Design Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Junior
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Network Design Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Junior Network Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Network Architecture
2 5 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Network Design
4 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) Wealth Management
4 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (10.00%) Low Latency
5 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Perl
1 5 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) CCIE
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (50.00%) JNCIE
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Juniper
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco