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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Testing
Rank 124 114 115
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 20 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.02% 0.52% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 0.61% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 5
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +19.40%
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
1687 1648 1367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 86.20% 85.97% 83.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1443 1294 1206
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 3 July 2015.

System Testing Salary Histogram in Bristol

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 3 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 21 (67.74%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (61.29%) Degree
3 18 (58.06%) Unit Testing
3 18 (58.06%) XAML
3 18 (58.06%) C#
3 18 (58.06%) Windows
3 18 (58.06%) MVVM
3 18 (58.06%) Windows 8
3 18 (58.06%) Xamarin
3 18 (58.06%) Windows Phone
4 16 (51.61%) Android Development
4 16 (51.61%) iOS Development
4 16 (51.61%) Apple iOS
4 16 (51.61%) Android
4 16 (51.61%) TDD
5 15 (48.39%) SDLC
6 14 (45.16%) Software Engineering
7 13 (41.94%) Pair Programming
7 13 (41.94%) Test Automation
8 10 (32.26%) Xbox
8 10 (32.26%) Games
8 10 (32.26%) .NET
9 7 (22.58%) Management Information System
9 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
9 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
9 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (19.35%) MS Visio
10 6 (19.35%) SQL
10 6 (19.35%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (16.13%) QA

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 (22.58%) MS Excel
2 6 (19.35%) MS Visio
3 4 (12.90%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Agresso
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
General
1 10 (32.26%) Games
2 4 (12.90%) Military
2 4 (12.90%) Retail
2 4 (12.90%) Aerospace
3 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.45%) Finance
3 2 (6.45%) Billing
4 1 (3.23%) Law
Job Titles
1 20 (64.52%) Developer
2 18 (58.06%) Software Developer
3 10 (32.26%) Applications Developer
3 10 (32.26%) Software Engineer
4 6 (19.35%) Senior Developer
4 6 (19.35%) Analyst
4 6 (19.35%) Business Analyst
4 6 (19.35%) Senior Software Developer
5 5 (16.13%) Lead Software Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) Lead Developer
5 5 (16.13%) Lead Software Developer
5 5 (16.13%) Software Applications Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) Test Manager
7 2 (6.45%) Report Developer
7 2 (6.45%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (6.45%) C# Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Systems Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Team Leader
8 1 (3.23%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (32.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Xbox
2 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (22.58%) Management Information System
3 4 (12.90%) Data Conversion
4 2 (6.45%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (58.06%) Windows
1 18 (58.06%) Windows 8
1 18 (58.06%) Windows Phone
2 16 (51.61%) Android
2 16 (51.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (67.74%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (58.06%) Unit Testing
2 18 (58.06%) MVVM
3 16 (51.61%) Android Development
3 16 (51.61%) iOS Development
3 16 (51.61%) TDD
4 15 (48.39%) SDLC
5 14 (45.16%) Software Engineering
6 13 (41.94%) Pair Programming
6 13 (41.94%) Test Automation
7 6 (19.35%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (16.13%) Test Strategy
8 5 (16.13%) People Management
8 5 (16.13%) Software Delivery
8 5 (16.13%) ERP
9 4 (12.90%) Validation
9 4 (12.90%) Logistics
9 4 (12.90%) Test Planning
9 4 (12.90%) Line Management
10 3 (9.68%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (58.06%) C#
1 18 (58.06%) XAML
2 6 (19.35%) SQL
3 1 (3.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (61.29%) Degree
2 4 (12.90%) ISEB
3 2 (6.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (58.06%) Xamarin
2 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
3 5 (16.13%) Oracle
4 4 (12.90%) JDA
4 4 (12.90%) SAP
5 1 (3.23%) Business Objects
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago