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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Testing
Rank 118 102 108
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +6
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 10 24 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.51% 1.36% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 1.59% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 11
Average salary £40,000 £33,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.51% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
1634 1512 1316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 83.88% 85.86% 77.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1329 1236 1143
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (73.33%) Degree
2 10 (66.67%) Windows
3 8 (53.33%) XAML
3 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (53.33%) TDD
3 8 (53.33%) Pair Programming
3 8 (53.33%) Unit Testing
3 8 (53.33%) Test Automation
3 8 (53.33%) MVVM
3 8 (53.33%) C#
3 8 (53.33%) Windows 8
3 8 (53.33%) Xamarin
3 8 (53.33%) Windows Phone
4 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (20.00%) ISEB
4 3 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Finance
5 2 (13.33%) Agresso
5 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Line Management
6 1 (6.67%) Project Management
6 1 (6.67%) SQL
6 1 (6.67%) VB
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle
6 1 (6.67%) Business Objects
6 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
6 1 (6.67%) ERP

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Agresso
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
2 8 (53.33%) Software Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
4 2 (13.33%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior C# Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Report Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Windows 8
2 8 (53.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (53.33%) TDD
1 8 (53.33%) Pair Programming
1 8 (53.33%) Unit Testing
1 8 (53.33%) Test Automation
1 8 (53.33%) MVVM
2 3 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Line Management
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.67%) ERP
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) C#
1 8 (53.33%) XAML
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Xamarin
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Business Objects
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum, Benefits bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago