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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Testing
Rank 118 103 117
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +14
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 7 23 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.35% 1.14% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 1.34% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 10
Average salary £44,000 £52,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.19% +77.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £36,750 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £54,750 £41,850
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £36,800
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +8.69%
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
1642 1716 1461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 81.49% 85.03% 80.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1370 1362 1264
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 21 April 2015.

System Testing Salary Histogram in Bristol

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (64.71%) TDD
2 10 (58.82%) Degree
3 8 (47.06%) XAML
3 8 (47.06%) C#
3 8 (47.06%) Windows
3 8 (47.06%) Pair Programming
3 8 (47.06%) Unit Testing
3 8 (47.06%) Test Automation
3 8 (47.06%) MVVM
3 8 (47.06%) Windows 8
3 8 (47.06%) Xamarin
3 8 (47.06%) Windows Phone
4 6 (35.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (35.29%) SQL
5 5 (29.41%) QA
5 5 (29.41%) People Management
5 5 (29.41%) Software Delivery
5 5 (29.41%) Test Strategy
6 4 (23.53%) Test Planning
6 4 (23.53%) Line Management
6 4 (23.53%) ISEB
7 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
7 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
7 3 (17.65%) Scrum
7 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
7 3 (17.65%) Automation Testing
7 3 (17.65%) BDD
7 3 (17.65%) Test Management
7 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Agresso
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
1 2 (11.76%) Billing
2 1 (5.88%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) Software Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Test Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior C# Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Report Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Test Team Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Windows
1 8 (47.06%) Windows 8
1 8 (47.06%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (64.71%) TDD
2 8 (47.06%) Pair Programming
2 8 (47.06%) Unit Testing
2 8 (47.06%) Test Automation
2 8 (47.06%) MVVM
3 6 (35.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (29.41%) Test Strategy
4 5 (29.41%) People Management
4 5 (29.41%) Software Delivery
5 4 (23.53%) Test Planning
5 4 (23.53%) Line Management
6 3 (17.65%) Automation Testing
6 3 (17.65%) BDD
6 3 (17.65%) Test Management
6 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Scrum
7 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (11.76%) Regression Testing
7 2 (11.76%) BPR
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) C#
1 8 (47.06%) XAML
2 6 (35.29%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Degree
2 4 (23.53%) ISEB
3 2 (11.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Xamarin
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Business Objects
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Novate IT Ltd
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