The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 56 42 49
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +7
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 2 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 0.44% 0.97% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 1.20% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 1
Average salary £29,000 £32,500 £49,200
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.76% -33.94%
UK excluding London average salary £37,750 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.20% -2.50%
System Testing
Somerset

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
374 251 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 83.11% 81.49% 81.17%
Number of salaries quoted 300 237 241
Average salary £35,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,700 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

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

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

System Testing
Salary Trend in Bath

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

System Testing Salary Trend in Bath

System Testing
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bath 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 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bath 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA