The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brentwood region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Testing
Rank 23 23 23
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 9 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 5.06% 0.97% 4.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.56% 1.12% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
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 Brentwood region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Brentwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
162 89 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 91.01% 86.41% 95.96%
Number of salaries quoted 58 35 51
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £52,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

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

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

System Testing
Salary Trend in Brentwood

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

System Testing Salary Trend in Brentwood

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 20 (90.91%) Finance
2 19 (86.36%) User Acceptance Testing
3 18 (81.82%) SQL
4 17 (77.27%) .NET
4 17 (77.27%) Oracle
4 17 (77.27%) SQL Server
4 17 (77.27%) IIS
4 17 (77.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 17 (77.27%) Windows
4 17 (77.27%) Linux
4 17 (77.27%) JBoss
4 17 (77.27%) Middleware
4 17 (77.27%) MKS
4 17 (77.27%) AWD
4 17 (77.27%) Subversion
4 17 (77.27%) Logistics
4 17 (77.27%) Software Delivery
5 5 (22.73%) QA
6 3 (13.64%) Test Management
6 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (9.09%) Regression Testing
7 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
7 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
7 2 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (9.09%) Test Planning
7 2 (9.09%) People Management
7 2 (9.09%) Performance Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Security Testing
7 2 (9.09%) TestDirector

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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.

Application Platforms
1 17 (77.27%) IIS
1 17 (77.27%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 17 (77.27%) AWD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (77.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (77.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 17 (77.27%) Subversion
2 2 (9.09%) TestDirector
General
1 20 (90.91%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (13.64%) Senior Manager
2 2 (9.09%) QA Manager
2 2 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce Manager
2 2 (9.09%) QA Analyst
2 2 (9.09%) Senior QA Analyst
2 2 (9.09%) Senior QA Manager
2 2 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (4.55%) Test Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Test Analyst
3 1 (4.55%) Senior QA Test Analyst
3 1 (4.55%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (4.55%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (4.55%) Senior Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (77.27%) .NET
1 17 (77.27%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 17 (77.27%) Windows
1 17 (77.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) User Acceptance Testing
2 17 (77.27%) Logistics
2 17 (77.27%) Software Delivery
3 3 (13.64%) Test Management
3 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 2 (9.09%) Regression Testing
4 2 (9.09%) Performance Testing
4 2 (9.09%) Security Testing
4 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
4 2 (9.09%) Test Planning
4 2 (9.09%) People Management
5 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.55%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (77.27%) Oracle
1 17 (77.27%) MKS
2 1 (4.55%) HP