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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Testing
Rank 19 22 24
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 14 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 9.21% 1.28% 2.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.52% 1.54% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
147 65 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 96.71% 83.33% 89.42%
Number of salaries quoted 48 31 62
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £36,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

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 28 July 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 22 (84.62%) User Acceptance Testing
2 21 (80.77%) Finance
3 19 (73.08%) SQL
4 17 (65.38%) .NET
4 17 (65.38%) Oracle
4 17 (65.38%) SQL Server
4 17 (65.38%) IIS
4 17 (65.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 17 (65.38%) Windows
4 17 (65.38%) Linux
4 17 (65.38%) JBoss
4 17 (65.38%) Middleware
4 17 (65.38%) MKS
4 17 (65.38%) AWD
4 17 (65.38%) Software Delivery
4 17 (65.38%) Subversion
4 17 (65.38%) Logistics
5 5 (19.23%) QA
6 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (11.54%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (11.54%) CRM
6 3 (11.54%) Siebel
6 3 (11.54%) SAP
6 3 (11.54%) Test Management
6 3 (11.54%) Data Analysis
6 3 (11.54%) Retail
6 3 (11.54%) Business Analysis
6 3 (11.54%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (11.54%) Statistical Analysis
7 2 (7.69%) ISTQB

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (65.38%) IIS
1 17 (65.38%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 17 (65.38%) AWD
2 3 (11.54%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (65.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) DB2
Development Applications
1 17 (65.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 17 (65.38%) Subversion
2 2 (7.69%) TestDirector
General
1 21 (80.77%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (19.23%) Analyst
2 3 (11.54%) Senior Manager
2 3 (11.54%) Technical Analyst
2 3 (11.54%) Business Analyst
2 3 (11.54%) Technical Business Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Senior QA Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Senior QA Manager
3 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce Manager
3 2 (7.69%) QA Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) QA Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Test Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Test Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Test Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Technical Leader
4 1 (3.85%) Senior QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (65.38%) .NET
1 17 (65.38%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) AS400
1 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (65.38%) Windows
1 17 (65.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (84.62%) User Acceptance Testing
2 17 (65.38%) Software Delivery
2 17 (65.38%) Logistics
3 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (11.54%) CRM
3 3 (11.54%) Test Management
3 3 (11.54%) Data Analysis
3 3 (11.54%) Business Analysis
3 3 (11.54%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (7.69%) Test Automation
4 2 (7.69%) Test Planning
4 2 (7.69%) Performance Testing
4 2 (7.69%) Security Testing
4 2 (7.69%) People Management
4 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 2 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (7.69%) Regression Testing
5 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.85%) TDD
5 1 (3.85%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) C
2 1 (3.85%) C++
2 1 (3.85%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) Oracle
1 17 (65.38%) MKS
2 3 (11.54%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (11.54%) Siebel
2 3 (11.54%) SAP
3 1 (3.85%) HP