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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Testing
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 55 66 67
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +1
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 9 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.68% 1.50% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.87% 1.79% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 1
Median salary £32,000 £25,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% -3.84%
UK excluding London median salary £36,750 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-0.67% -7.50%

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
481 616 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 89.74% 83.92% 84.04%
Number of salaries quoted 439 515 494
Median salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region citing System Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 February 2017.

System Testing Salary Histogram in Cardiff

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT jobs citing System Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
3 9 (42.86%) Java
3 9 (42.86%) .NET
3 9 (42.86%) Finance
4 8 (38.10%) C#
4 8 (38.10%) SOAP
5 7 (33.33%) SQL
6 6 (28.57%) J2EE
6 6 (28.57%) Eclipse
6 6 (28.57%) Spring
6 6 (28.57%) Hibernate
6 6 (28.57%) Scrum
6 6 (28.57%) REST
7 5 (23.81%) SaaS
7 5 (23.81%) JSON
7 5 (23.81%) NetBeans
7 5 (23.81%) OO
7 5 (23.81%) Tomcat
7 5 (23.81%) JUnit
8 4 (19.05%) TDD
8 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
8 4 (19.05%) ISTQB
9 3 (14.29%) IFS
9 3 (14.29%) RPG IV
9 3 (14.29%) RPG III
9 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
9 3 (14.29%) iSeries
9 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
9 3 (14.29%) Apache

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (23.81%) Tomcat
2 3 (14.29%) Apache
3 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (4.76%) ColdFusion
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) SaaS
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) GitHub
2 1 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) DB2
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Eclipse
2 5 (23.81%) JUnit
2 5 (23.81%) NetBeans
3 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.76%) CircleCI
4 1 (4.76%) SoapUI
4 1 (4.76%) Subversion
4 1 (4.76%) Toad
4 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Agile Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Agile Java Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Agile Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Agile Java Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Test Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) AS400 Developer
4 3 (14.29%) RPG Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Software Support Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Agile Test Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) C# Developer
5 2 (9.52%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) IT Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) .NET
2 8 (38.10%) SOAP
3 6 (28.57%) Hibernate
3 6 (28.57%) J2EE
3 6 (28.57%) REST
3 6 (28.57%) Spring
4 5 (23.81%) JSON
5 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 2 (9.52%) Web Services
7 1 (4.76%) Ajax
7 1 (4.76%) Django
7 1 (4.76%) jQuery
7 1 (4.76%) React
7 1 (4.76%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) AS400
1 3 (14.29%) iSeries
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (28.57%) Scrum
3 5 (23.81%) OO
4 4 (19.05%) TDD
4 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
6 2 (9.52%) BDD
6 2 (9.52%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Regression Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Android Development
7 1 (4.76%) B2B
7 1 (4.76%) Coaching
7 1 (4.76%) iOS Development
7 1 (4.76%) ITIL
7 1 (4.76%) Migration
7 1 (4.76%) Test Strategy
7 1 (4.76%) UML
7 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) Java
2 8 (38.10%) C#
3 7 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (14.29%) RPG
4 3 (14.29%) RPG III
4 3 (14.29%) RPG IV
5 2 (9.52%) C++
6 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.76%) Python
6 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.76%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) ISTQB
2 3 (14.29%) ISEB
3 2 (9.52%) Degree
3 2 (9.52%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) IFS
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (4.76%) Google
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Remedy
2 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.76%) ServiceNow