The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 68 72 48
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -24
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 9 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.27% 0.15% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% 0.17% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
Average salary £25,000 £26,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -30.66%
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-11.25% +2.56%
System Testing
South Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
583 573 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 82.11% 84.51% 79.90%
Number of salaries quoted 490 499 283
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

System Testing
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

System Testing Salary Trend in Cardiff

System Testing
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing System Testing across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

System Testing Salary Histogram in Cardiff

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (50.00%) jQuery
2 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) Intranet
2 5 (35.71%) PHP
2 5 (35.71%) HTML
2 5 (35.71%) MySQL
2 5 (35.71%) CSS
3 4 (28.57%) Finance
4 3 (21.43%) Business Continuity
4 3 (21.43%) Project Planning
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) Subversion
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Ajax
5 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
5 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (14.29%) SOAP
5 2 (14.29%) Web Services
5 2 (14.29%) UML
5 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (14.29%) ETL
5 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
5 2 (14.29%) Toad
5 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 2 (14.29%) ColdFusion
1 2 (14.29%) Drupal
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) MySQL
2 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (14.29%) OLAP
2 2 (14.29%) OLAP Cube
2 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
1 2 (14.29%) Subversion
1 2 (14.29%) Toad
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Junior
2 5 (35.71%) Junior Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Test Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Junior PHP Developer
3 3 (21.43%) PHP Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst Programmer
4 2 (14.29%) Business Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Junior Web Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Programmer
4 2 (14.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) jQuery
2 5 (35.71%) CSS
2 5 (35.71%) HTML
3 2 (14.29%) .NET
3 2 (14.29%) Ajax
3 2 (14.29%) SOAP
3 2 (14.29%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Business Continuity
1 3 (21.43%) Project Planning
2 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
2 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (14.29%) ETL
2 2 (14.29%) Project Management
2 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
2 2 (14.29%) UML
3 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (35.71%) PHP
2 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) Java
3 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) ISEB
1 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
1 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
1 2 (14.29%) Rally
Cardiff, Wales
Sonovate
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
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