The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Testing
Rank 113 118 113
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 23 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.22% 0.38% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 0.44% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 4
Average salary £42,500 £34,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +11.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,700 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £53,000 £37,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +7.85%
System Testing
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1654 1580 1360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 88.07% 86.86% 84.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1432 1243 1196
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,576 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

System Testing
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

System Testing Salary Trend in Bristol

System Testing
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing System Testing across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

System Testing Salary Histogram in Bristol

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 25 (73.53%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (64.71%) Unit Testing
2 22 (64.71%) Android
2 22 (64.71%) MVVM
2 22 (64.71%) Apple iOS
2 22 (64.71%) Windows 8
2 22 (64.71%) Xamarin
2 22 (64.71%) Windows Phone
2 22 (64.71%) C#
2 22 (64.71%) Windows
2 22 (64.71%) XAML
2 22 (64.71%) Android Development
2 22 (64.71%) iOS Development
3 21 (61.76%) Software Engineering
3 21 (61.76%) Degree
4 17 (50.00%) TDD
5 16 (47.06%) Games
5 16 (47.06%) .NET
5 16 (47.06%) Xbox
5 16 (47.06%) SDLC
6 14 (41.18%) Pair Programming
6 14 (41.18%) Test Automation
7 8 (23.53%) Management Information System
7 8 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
8 7 (20.59%) MS Visio
8 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
9 5 (14.71%) Logistics
9 5 (14.71%) Retail
9 5 (14.71%) MS PowerPoint

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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.

Applications
1 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
1 7 (20.59%) MS Visio
2 5 (14.71%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 16 (47.06%) Games
2 5 (14.71%) Military
2 5 (14.71%) Retail
2 5 (14.71%) Aerospace
3 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.88%) Billing
4 1 (2.94%) Law
Job Titles
1 22 (64.71%) Software Developer
1 22 (64.71%) Developer
2 16 (47.06%) Applications Developer
2 16 (47.06%) Software Engineer
3 8 (23.53%) Lead Developer
3 8 (23.53%) Lead Software Engineer
3 8 (23.53%) Lead Software Developer
3 8 (23.53%) Software Applications Engineer
4 7 (20.59%) Analyst
4 7 (20.59%) Business Analyst
5 6 (17.65%) Senior Developer
5 6 (17.65%) Senior Software Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Test Manager
7 2 (5.88%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (5.88%) C# Developer
7 2 (5.88%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Team Leader
8 1 (2.94%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (47.06%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (47.06%) Xbox
2 8 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (23.53%) Management Information System
3 5 (14.71%) Data Conversion
4 2 (5.88%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 22 (64.71%) Windows
1 22 (64.71%) Android
1 22 (64.71%) Apple iOS
1 22 (64.71%) Windows 8
1 22 (64.71%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (73.53%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (64.71%) Unit Testing
2 22 (64.71%) MVVM
2 22 (64.71%) Android Development
2 22 (64.71%) iOS Development
3 21 (61.76%) Software Engineering
4 17 (50.00%) TDD
5 16 (47.06%) SDLC
6 14 (41.18%) Test Automation
6 14 (41.18%) Pair Programming
7 5 (14.71%) Logistics
7 5 (14.71%) ERP
7 5 (14.71%) Validation
7 5 (14.71%) Test Strategy
7 5 (14.71%) People Management
7 5 (14.71%) Software Delivery
8 4 (11.76%) Test Planning
8 4 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (8.82%) Test Management
9 3 (8.82%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (64.71%) C#
1 22 (64.71%) XAML
2 5 (14.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (61.76%) Degree
2 4 (11.76%) ISEB
3 2 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (64.71%) Xamarin
2 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
3 5 (14.71%) JDA
3 5 (14.71%) Oracle
3 5 (14.71%) SAP
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago