The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Testing
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 54 65 84
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +19
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 13 18 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.14% 2.30% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.40% 2.56% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 7 17 5
Median salary £25,000 £55,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-54.54% +83.33%
UK excluding London median salary £36,750 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-0.67% -7.50%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
541 702 889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 89.13% 89.54% 85.23%
Number of salaries quoted 446 625 703
Median salary £48,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing System Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

System Testing
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

System Testing Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

System Testing
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +15 7 £31,000 -11.42%
System Testing
East of England

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT jobs citing System 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 6 (46.15%) Test Planning
2 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (38.46%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (38.46%) Test Scripting
3 4 (30.77%) Selenium
3 4 (30.77%) SLA
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) Client/Server
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
3 4 (30.77%) Test Strategy
3 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
4 2 (15.38%) SaaS
4 2 (15.38%) Change Control
4 2 (15.38%) Wireframes
4 2 (15.38%) Power BI
4 2 (15.38%) User Stories
4 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
4 2 (15.38%) C#
4 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
4 2 (15.38%) .NET
4 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
4 2 (15.38%) ETL
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) Power BI
2 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) Support Analyst
3 5 (38.46%) Coordinator
3 5 (38.46%) Test Coordinator
4 4 (30.77%) Test Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Business Systems Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Report Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Reporting Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Support Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Support Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Database Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
1 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
1 2 (15.38%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (30.77%) Client/Server
3 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Test Planning
2 5 (38.46%) Test Scripting
2 5 (38.46%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
3 4 (30.77%) Test Strategy
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (15.38%) Change Control
4 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
4 2 (15.38%) ETL
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 2 (15.38%) User Stories
4 2 (15.38%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C#
1 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
1 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft